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CAMPUS

Worldwide Science Icon Dr. Michio Kaku to Present Solar Eclipse Keynote at Southeast

Worldwide Science Icon Dr. Michio Kaku to Present Solar Eclipse Keynote at Southeast

Dr. Michio Kaku, one of the most widely recognized figures in science in the world today, will present the keynote address at Southeast Missouri State University Aug. 21 as this …

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Black History Month Events Focus on Campus-Community Connections, Shifting Ideologies

Black History Month Events Focus on Campus-Community Connections, Shifting Ideologies

Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate Black History Month in February with events designed to commemorate the heritage of African-Americans. “Black History Month is important because it pays homage to …

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Olympic Gold Medalist, Gymnast Shawn Johnson Speaking Feb. 6 at Southeast

Olympic Gold Medalist, Gymnast Shawn Johnson Speaking Feb. 6 at Southeast

Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Shawn Johnson will speak at Southeast Missouri State University Feb. 6 as part of the University’s 2016-2017 Speakers Series. Johnson’s presentation, “An Evening with Shawn Johnson,” …

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Alumni Association's 2017 Merit Awards Nominations Due Feb. 1

Nominations for the Southeast Alumni Association's 2017 Alumni Merit Awards, Young Alumni Merit Awards and Faculty Merit Award are due Wednesday, Feb. 1. These awards recognize alumni who have brought distinction to themselves as well as faculty members who exemplify excellence in teaching, professional growth and service. For more information and to submit a nomination, visit www.semo.edu/alumni/about/awards.

WritingLab

Writing Lab Announces Spring Hours

The Writing Lab, located in Memorial Hall 103, will be open 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays. Appointments are not necessary. The Writing Lab provides …

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EMPLOYEE

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QPR Suicide Prevention Training Scheduled Feb. 9 and March 7

Counseling and Disability Services' Question Persuade Refer (QPR) training will be held from 1- 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 and from 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 7. Both sessions will be held …

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'Take-Away Friday' Continues Jan. 27

The "Take-Away Friday" series of faculty development workshops will present “Methods of Evaluating Online Teaching Performance” at noon Jan. 27 in Crisp Hall Room 125. This week, the Office of Instructional Technology …

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Retirement Reception Jan. 27 for Martha McBride

Martha McBride, library associate for statistics and billing at Kent Library, will be retiring Feb. 1. A retirement reception will be held Friday, Jan. 27, from 1-3 p.m., behind Sadie’s Place on the main floor of Kent Library. The campus community is invited.

ACADEMIC

Zerlina Maxwell Presenting Michael Davis Lecture Feb. 15

Zerlina Maxwell Presenting Michael Davis Lecture Feb. 15

Zerlina Maxwell, attorney, political analyst, writer and commentator, will present Southeast Missouri State University’s 21st annual Michael Davis Lecture from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, in Glenn Auditorium of Dempster Hall. “An …

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Weathers Named New Member of Missouri’s Agriculture Leaders of Tomorrow

Weathers Named New Member of Missouri’s Agriculture Leaders of Tomorrow

Dr. Julie Weathers, associate professor of agriculture at Southeast Missouri State University, was recently awarded membership in Missouri’s Agriculture Leaders of Tomorrow (ALOT). “I am honored to be selected for …

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Melissa LaPlant Named Hutson Greenhouse Manager

Melissa LaPlant Named Hutson Greenhouse Manager

Melissa LaPlant has been named the new manager of Southeast's Charles Hutson Horticulture Greenhouse. She began her new duties Jan. 12 and replaces Denise Pingel who retired in December. LaPlant's …

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'Helix' Now Accepting Student Research Submissions

"Helix: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Research" is now accepting submissions for its upcoming volume. Graduate and undergraduate students from all disciplines at Southeast are encouraged to submit their best researched writing …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Southeast Students Certified in Stage Combat

Southeast Students Certified in Stage Combat

Several students with Southeast Missouri State University’s Conservatory of Theatre and Dance recently received their certification in stage combat from the 22nd Annual Dueling Arts International (DAI) Winter Workshop in …

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Southeast Jazz Series Presents Gala Festival Concert with Guest Artist Jazz Saxophonist Jim Pisano

Southeast Jazz Series Presents Gala Festival Concert with Guest Artist Jazz Saxophonist Jim Pisano

Southeast Missouri State University’s Jazz Series will present its Gala Festival Concert on Friday, Feb. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at Southeast’s River Campus. …

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Local Area Students to Perform in Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival

Local Area Students to Perform in Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival

More than 500 students in 23 jazz ensembles from across the bi-state region will perform at the 19th annual Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival Feb. 3-4 at Southeast …

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Tickets Still Available for Brantley Gilbert

Tickets are still available for Brantley Gilbert's "The Devil Don't Sleep Tour" scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 10 at the Show Me Center. Tickets may be purchased by calling the Show Me Center at (573) 651-5000, online at ShowMeCenter.biz or in person at the Show Me Center Box Office.

REDHAWKS

Men's Basketball Faces Murray State Thursday

Southeast Missouri, which is tied for second in the Ohio Valley Conference West Division, heads to division leader and rival Murray State on Thursday, Jan. 26. Video is available live online at the OVC Digital Network. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 92.9 FM and Real Rock 99.3 FM.

Women's Basketball Hosts Murray State Wednesday

The Redhawks women’s basketball team hosts Murray State on Wednesday, Jan. 25. Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Show Me Center. Video is available online at the OVC Digital Network. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM.

Track and Field Heads to Missouri Invitational

The Redhawk men’s and women’s track and field teams compete at the Indiana Relays on Jan. 27-28. 

Mahoney Wins Second-Straight OVC Freshman of the Week Honor

Southeast Missouri guard Denzel Mahoney was named adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week for the second week in a row, the league announced on Monday, Jan. 23.

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Mitchell Nets 1,000 Career Points

Senior Bri Mitchell became the second player this season and 18th all-time to join Southeast women’s basketball’s 1,000-point club. Mitchell accomplished the feat when she scored a game-high 20 points against Eastern Illinois on Saturday, Jan. 21.

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