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CAMPUS

Homecoming 2016 Winners Announced

Homecoming 2016 Winners Announced

Winners have been announced of Southeast Missouri State University’s 2016 Homecoming celebration. Man and Woman of the Year award winners were Keyeon Pitts of Florissant, Missouri, and Raven Lawhorn of …

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KRCU Discusses University Master Plan, Total Solar Eclipse with President Vargas

KRCU General Manager Dan Woods recently sat down with Southeast President Carlos Vargas during its "Focus on Southeast" program to discuss the University Master Plan and next year’s total solar eclipse. To listen to the interview, click here. KRCU visits regularly with President Vargas, and the Newswire will continue to bring you these interviews.

Registration Open for Internal, External Sponsors for Southeast's King Dinner

Registration Open for Internal, External Sponsors for Southeast's King Dinner

Registration is now open for internal and external sponsors at Southeast Missouri State University's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Dinner Jan. 18. This year's theme is, "Now is the time...What …

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Southeast Hosting FAFSA Frenzy Nov. 13 to Help Students Apply for Financial Aid

Southeast Hosting FAFSA Frenzy Nov. 13 to Help Students Apply for Financial Aid

Southeast Missouri State University will host FAFSA Frenzy for high school seniors and their families from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, in Dempster Hall on Southeast’s main campus at the …

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U.S. Secretary of Education Issues Warning about Debt Relief Scams

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has issued a warning about recent debt relief scams. If you have seen ads offering help with your federal student loans that seem too …

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EMPLOYEE

2017 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment Underway

Annual Benefits Open Enrollment for 2017 began on Monday, Nov.7, and will continue through Friday, Nov. 18. Full-time and part-time benefit eligible employees should process their 2017 benefit elections using Banner Self Service. Dually employed spouses with dependent coverage should have received an enrollment packet via email. Walk-in open labs are currently being offered for employees who are comfortable with Banner Self Service but might require one-on-one assistance with completing their online enrollment. The lab schedule can be found on the Human Resources website at http://www.semo.edu/hr/open-enrollment.html. Questions should be directed to Human Resources at ext. 2206.

Next Edition of 'Tech Talk' Now Available

Next Edition of 'Tech Talk' Now Available

There’s an app for that, and that, and that! It’s amazing to recognize, and possibly own, technology that was once portrayed or alluded to in science fiction books and movies. …

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Athletics Offers Free Admission to Faculty/Staff for Women's Basketball Games

Southeast Athletics is offering free admission to University faculty and staff for all women’s basketball games this season. Faculty/staff must present their Redhawks ID.

Banner Student Course Scheduled Nov. 17

Reviewing Student Records training will be offered in the traditional face-to-face format from 8:30-10:30 a.m., on Thursday, Nov. 17. The training will be held in Kent Training Lab Room 110. …

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'Take-Away Friday' Series Continues with 'The Creative Instructor'

On Nov. 11 at noon in Brandt Hall Room 1, the “Take-Away Friday” series of faculty development workshops presents “The Creative Instructor.” This week, the Office of Instructional Technology and the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning continue to explore what it means to teach creatively and how to incorporate more creativity into your teaching environments. Come and hear what our presenters have to say! As always, lunch is provided. Please register at https://cstl.semo.edu/workshop/.

Chartwells Guest Satisfaction Survey Now Available

Chartwells wants to hear from you! Take a survey about your dining experience at a Chartwells location. As a thank you, supply your email when prompted for a free small beverage coupon redeemable at any of Southeast's Chartwells locations! Responses will remain anonymous. Access the survey by visiting tinyurl.com/znv6me9 tinyurl.com/znv6me9 or text KIFZ to 99299.

ACADEMIC

Global Entrepreneurship Week Comes to Southeast Nov. 16

Global Entrepreneurship Week Comes to Southeast Nov. 16

Students at Southeast Missouri State University and members of the Southeast community will join millions of people around the world to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) with a Common Hour …

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Southeast Team Wins Award of Excellence in Global Animation-Special Effects Competition

Southeast Team Wins Award of Excellence in Global Animation-Special Effects Competition

Two digital art students and two recent digital art alumni of Southeast Missouri State University were part of a creative arts team directed by KevinHand that recently won an Award …

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Skin Deep Project Boosts Students’ Self-Esteem

Skin Deep Project Boosts Students’ Self-Esteem

Beauty may only be skin deep, but hurtful labels can leave wounds that last a lifetime.  For the second year in a row, however, Southeast Missouri State University students …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Don't Forget to Purchase your 90's Tickets

Make sure to purchase your tickets to the ultimate throwback Thursday event, "I Love the 90's Tour" on Nov. 17 at the Show Me Center. Great seats are still available starting at $29. For event details and to purchase tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.biz.

‘Heroes, Villains, and Monsters’ Comic Book Artist Exhibit Coming to Crisp Museum

‘Heroes, Villains, and Monsters’ Comic Book Artist Exhibit Coming to Crisp Museum

Southeast Missouri State University will host a comic book art exhibition, “Heroes, Villains, Monsters,” Nov. 11-Jan. 29 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at its River …

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REDHAWKS

Football Radio Show is Today

Southeast Missouri’s football radio show is at Wings Etc. in Cape Girardeau today. The show airs live from noon-1 p.m. on SEMO ESPN 92.9 FM and 1220 AM. Ohio Valley Conference Specialist of the Week Alex Knight will be the guest.

Women's Basketball Exhibition is Tonight

Fans can get their first look at the Southeast women’s basketball team tonight when the Redhawks take the court to host Culver-Stockton in an exhibition contest. Tip-off is set for 5 p.m. at the Show Me Center. Admission is free with a food or monetary donation to support the Backpacks for Friday program. All proceeds go to the Cape Girardeau and Jackson school districts.

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Volleyball Plays Last Two Matches of Regular Season This Week

The Redhawk volleyball team plays its final two matches of the regular season at home this week. Southeast plays host to UT Martin at 6:30 p.m. tonight and Tennessee Tech on Saturday, Nov. 12, at 2 p.m. Video for both of those contests can be accessed online at the OVC Digital Network. Live stats are available at GoSoutheast.com.

Cross Country Runs at NCAA Midwest Regional Friday

Southeast’s men’s and women’s cross country teams run at the NCAA Midwest Regional on Friday, Nov. 11, in Iowa City, Iowa.

NCAA Early Signing Period Starts Wednesday

The NCAA’s early signing period starts tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 9. Visit GoSoutheast.com for all the latest news and updates on the Redhawks signees.

Knight Grabs OVC Specialist of the Week Honors

Southeast Missouri senior punter Alex Knight was named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Specialist of the Week on Sunday, Nov. 6. Knight picked up his second OVC Specialist of the Week accolade this season.

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Mortimer Secures OVC Defensive Player of the Week Accolades

Senior libero Jade Mortimer was named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday, Nov. 7.

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