Tuesday, March 09, 2021


702 to Receive Degrees at Southeast’s Fall Commencement Ceremonies Dec. 14

Southeast Missouri State University will hold its fall commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Dec. 14 in the Show Me Center during which 702 students – 581 undergraduates, 113 master’s degree candidates and eight specialist candidates -- will be graduating. The 10 a.m. ceremony is for candidates in the College of Education, Health and Human Studies, and the …
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Southeast Nursing Graduate Has a Heart for Cardiac ICU Patients

Southeast Missouri State University senior Margy Tepen of Jerseyville, Illinois, is just days away from earning her degree and launching her nursing career to positively help those in need. “I have always had a passion for helping others as well as a love for the medical field.  Being a nurse allows me to have both,” she said. “The options are …
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Commencement Regalia Pickup Begins Thursday, Dec. 12

Faculty, staff and undergraduate and graduate students who have ordered regalia for Southeast's Dec. 14 commencement exercises may pick it up from 8:30 a.m.-6:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, and from 8:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, in Kem Hall in the Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center. Emergency pick-up for students only will be from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. …
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New 2020 Health Insurance Cards Mailed

UMR, a United Healthcare company, has mailed new health insurance cards to employees. The new cards will be effective Jan. 1, 2020. Please check your home mail to ensure that you have received your cards. You may refer to the cards for information on ID numbers, which will allow you to register and set up your account on the UMR …
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IRS Issues New 2020 Federal Form W-4 (Employee Withholding Certificate)

The Internal Revenue Service has issued a new Federal Form W-4 for use effective Jan. 1, 2020. On the new form, all allowances (including self and dependents) have been removed from the Federal tax withholding tables. The previous version of Form W-4 calculated a taxpayer’s income tax withholding using a withholding allowance based on the personal exemption amount. The new …
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CSTL's Winter 2019 Institute Begins Dec. 13

The first event of the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning's (CSTL) Winter Institute begins Friday, Dec. 13. The session will feature "Planning to be the Best ITV Instructor," presented by Sara Garner, instructor of child development, and Dr. Misty Chisum, instructor of English. The session will also feature "1619 Project Part 1," presented by Mary Harriet Talbut, interim director of the CSTL. For more information and to register, visit


Remind Students to Return Rented Textbooks by Dec. 16

Faculty and staff are asked to remind students to return rental textbooks no later than 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16. A list of times and locations accepting textbooks is available at Students taking a winter session course may pick up rental textbooks during finals week.

Kent Library Announces Winter Break Reading Recs: 'Dreams'

Winter Break allows for the chance to catch up on sleep and, perchance, dreams. Therefore, Kent Library is recommending books about dreams, dreamers, the process of dreaming, and things that feel like a dream. For more information, visit


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Redhawks Celebrate Successes of 2019 Football Season

The Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) Champion and NCAA FCS Playoff participant Southeast Missouri football team recently gathered to celebrate its success from the 2019 season during the year-end banquet at Houck Field House on Sunday, Dec. 8.

Nicholas Named OVC Co-Freshman of the Week

Southeast Missouri guard DQ Nicholas was named Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) Co-Freshman of the Week on Monday, Dec. 9.
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