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Wednesday, March 03, 2021

/ CAMPUS

Southeast Alumna Receives MPA Outstanding Young Journalist Award

The Missouri Press Association (MPA) last week honored Southeast Missouri State University alumna Katelyn Mary Skaggs of Festus, Missouri, as the recipient of its 2020 William E. James Outstanding Young Journalist Award. The award is given to two Missouri journalists under the age of 30 who have demonstrated excellence in the field of journalism and maintained the quality, ethics and …
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/ COVID-19 UPDATES

Kent Library Reopens Today, Announces Summer Hours

Kent Library reopened to Southeast students, faculty, staff and community guests today, June 24. Due to COVID-19, there have been many changes implemented for the safety and security of all library users, as well as library employees. For full details, visit library.semo.edu/about-us/news-and-events/library-reopening.

/ EMPLOYEE

Saint Francis Participating Providers, Physicians will be Out of Network July 1

In March, faculty and staff were notified that Saint Francis Medical Center and UnitedHealthcare had not reached an agreement, which resulted in Saint Francis Medical Center and its rural clinics becoming out-of-network providers effective March 5. To date, an agreement has not been made. The current contract for Saint Francis participating providers will expire June 30. Effective July 1, Saint …
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Employee Paid Leave Benefits Enhancements Effective July 1

The Benefits Review Subcommittee, comprised of members from the various employee constituent groups throughout campus, recommended this past spring to the Budget Review Committee several employee leave benefit enhancements. These enhancements have been approved by the president and the Board of Regents and become effective July 1. The enhancements include: a Medical Travel Pay benefit, which offers paid travel hours …
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FY20 Year-End Purchasing Card Deadline Approaching

The fiscal year end is quickly approaching. To properly account for all transactions in the correct fiscal year (FY), Purchasing Card transactions with transaction dates prior to July 1, which are not travel-related for the cardholder, must be reconciled on an expense report and must be submitted and approved in Chrome River no later than Friday, July 10. If the …
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Banner System Shutdown Planned June 30-July 1

Due to fiscal year-end processing, Banner 9 and the Self-Service sections of the portal (Registrar, Student Financial Services, Human Resources, Finance and Alumni) will be unavailable beginning at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30. This will allow the finance division to complete processing of all documents entered on or before 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 30, including Payroll, Accounts Receivables, Financial …
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/ ACADEMIC

Southeast Marks Landmark Moment with Scholarship for Advocacy, Equity and Justice

Acting on pleas for societal reform, Southeast Missouri State University announces it has changed the name of its recently created George Floyd Scholarship to the Scholarship for Advocacy, Equity and Justice to mark this historic moment in time in our nation. President Carlos Vargas, recently responding to a challenge from Scott Hagen, president of North Central University in Minneapolis, agreed …
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/ ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

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/ REDHAWKS

New Spirit Marks to be Unveiled July 1

Athletics and University Marketing will unveil refreshed spirit logos and marks next Wednesday, July 1, on GoSoutheast.com, as well as Athletics and University social media accounts. The refreshed logos will include a new primary mark, wordmarks and a custom brand font. Sub-brand logo lockups will also be available for limited use by campus departments and student organizations. Additional information about departmental and student organization use will be available after release.

Athletics Closes 2019-2020 Academic Year with Record Spring Semester

Southeast Missouri's Department of Athletics closed out the 2019-2020 academic year with an outstanding spring semester. SEMO accumulated a 3.53 grade point average this past spring, its highest of any semester in department history. A total of 12 teams achieved a 3.21 or higher GPA in the spring alone.
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