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Tuesday, March 02, 2021

/ CAMPUS

Southeast Missouri State Awarded MoExcels Funding to Partner with Saint Francis on Improving Educational Achievement Among Healthcare Workforce

Southeast Missouri State University received funding through the MoExcels Workforce Initiative to help boost the number of healthcare professionals in the workforce in rural southeast Missouri. The Health Care Pathways Project will assist Saint Francis colleagues in identifying ways to advance or complete their education through prior learning assessments and enrollment in academic programs such as the RN to BSN …
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Joiner to Present Michael Davis Lecture Feb. 3

Kyra Joiner, a 2006 Southeast Missouri State University alumna and integrated marketing account manager with Octagon, the world’s largest sports and entertainment agency, will present Southeast’s 24th annual Michael Davis Lecture on Monday, Feb. 3. The lecture is scheduled for 6 p.m. in Rose Theatre. The event is free and open to the public and is one of several Black …
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Southeast Hosting 'Over the Edge' June 5 at Towers South

Southeast Missouri State University has once again teamed up with the United Way of Southeast Missouri to host Over the Edge on June 5. The fund-raising event, in which individuals or teams will rappel 147 feet to help raise funds to support about 40 local programs, will be held at Towers South. Among the United Way’s funded partners at Southeast …
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Intensive English Program Dedicates Dr. Robert Thomas McCann Library

In a small and quiet ceremony on Dec. 20, 2019, the Intensive English Program dedicated their library, located in the International Village, Cottage A, Room 111, in honor of Dr. Robert Thomas McCann --  known as "Dr. Bob." McCann served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany. He was honorably discharged in 1965. After graduating from State University …
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/ ACADEMIC

Kent Library Calls for 'Time' Reading Recommendations

Time is a strange concept. It can move both too fast and too slow, and people can alternate between being pressed for time and having time to kill. For February, which has more time this year with the Leap Day, Kent Library is looking for book recommendations with an emphasis on time. To submit a book recommendation by Jan. 24, visit https://semo.libguides.com/reading-recs/suggest-book.

'What is the AAUP?' Free Seminar Jan. 22

The Southeast Missouri State University Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) will host a free seminar on "What is the AAUP?" today, Jan. 22, from noon-1 p.m. in Kent Library, Room 215. The seminar will cover the mission, function, organization and history of the AAUP, including the history of the local chapter. A question and answer session with members of the local chapter will follow. All faculty -- full-time and part-time, tenure track and non-tenure track -- are invited to attend.

/ ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Discounted Faculty, Staff Tickets Available for Harlem Globetrotters

Southeast faculty and staff are eligible for a 48% discount on tickets for the Harlem Globetrotters' show Feb. 3 at the Show Me Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. The event begins at 7 p.m. The discount is available on tickets purchased by Jan. 24. For more information and to purchase discounted tickets, contact Terry Brown Jr. at (678) 497-1882, or brown@harlemglobetrotters.com. Discounted tickets can also be purchased at this site by entering the promo code: TERRY.

Tickets on Sale Jan. 24 for Lynyrd Skynyrd at Show Me Center

Lynyrd Skynyrd's the "Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour" comes to the Show Me Center March 27 at 7 p.m. The farewell tour includes original member Rossington joined by Van Zant, Medlocke, Mark “Sparky” Matejka, Michael Cartellone, Keith Christopher, Peter Keys, Dale Krantz Rossington, Carol Chase and special guest Jim Horn. Tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 24, at 10 a.m. Every pair of tickets purchased includes a copy of the new album "Lynyrd Skynyrd: Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour Live." For more information and to purchase tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.biz.

When Pigs Fly Indoor BBQ Bash Jan. 24-25 at Show Me Center

When Pigs Fly Indoor BBQ Bash comes to the Show Me Center Jan. 24-25. The Bank of Missouri VIP Night takes place Jan. 24 with an elegant BBQ pre-party. Competition Day will be held Jan. 25 with doors opening at 10:30 a.m. For more information and tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.biz.
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/ REDHAWKS

Men's Basketball Opens Road Stretch This Week

Southeast Missouri's men's basketball team begins a four-game road trip when it visits Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. All games are broadcast live on the radio at Real Rock 99.3 FM. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats available at SIUECougars.com.
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Women's Basketball Takes on SIUE Jan. 23 on the Road

Southeast Missouri's women's basketball team begins a four-game road trip when it visits Southern Illinois University Edwardsville on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 5:30 p.m. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats available at SIUECougars.com.

Registration Deadline for Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony is Jan. 24.

The registration deadline for the Southeast Missouri Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony is Friday, Jan. 24. This year's special event is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 7, at the Show Me Center. The event begins with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by a dinner and program at 7 p.m. Cost is $50 per adult and $20 per youth ages 12 and under. Sponsorships to support the event are also available. All reservations and sponsorships include a game ticket to the Redhawks basketball doubleheader against Tennessee Tech University on Feb. 8.
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