Tuesday, March 9, 2021


Redhawks Celebrate 10th Annual Walk for Women

A crowd of over 400 celebrated the Southeast Missouri Athletics 10th Annual Walk for Women on Saturday, April 8. Since its inception in 2008, the event has raised over a half-million dollars for athletic scholarships. The walk was officially named the “Cindy Gannon Walk for Women” on its 10th year.

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General Campus

Full Campus Electrical Outage Scheduled for April 14

Facilities Management and Ameren will conduct the annual, full campus power outage on Friday, April 14. This campus-wide electrical outage is conducted yearly to correspond with the campus designated holiday, …



Pedestrian Walkway Closure Planned April 12-14

The pedestrian corridor between Scully Building and Brandt Hall will be closed Wednesday, April 12, due to work on the overhead power lines and utility poles located in this area. …


Bangladeshi New Year Celebration Scheduled April 14

The Bangladeshi Student Association will host the 2017 Bangladeshi New Year event from 6-9 p.m. Friday, April 14, in the University Center Ballroom. The event will feature Bangladeshi music, culture and food. The Southeast community is invited. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1353121714745825/


IT Help Desk Announces Holiday Weekend Schedule

The Information Technology (IT) Help Desk will operate on a modified schedule due to the designated holiday on Friday, April 14. Hours will be as follows: April 13:  Memorial Hall …


Next Newswire Scheduled for April 18

Due to the designated holiday on Friday, April 14, this will be the only edition of the Newswire distributed this week. Twice weekly distribution of the Newswire will resume on Tuesday, April 18. Items to be considered for that edition should be submitted to http://news.semo.edu/newswire-submission-form/ by noon on Monday, April 17.


 MOSERS Spring Seminar Signup Closing April 14

A MOSERS Retirement Seminar will be held from 1-3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, in the University Center’s Indian Room and from 8:30-11 a.m. on Thursday, April 27, in the University Center’s Redhawks Room. Both sessions are identical, and the seminar is for all employees who are considering retirement in the near future. Spouses are welcome and encouraged to attend. To register for either the Wednesday or Thursday session, employees should register through the MOSERS website at https://www.mosers.org/Log-In.aspx by Friday, April 14. For more information regarding the seminar, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (573) 986-7365.


Register Now for 'Reviewing Student Records' Training to be Held April 20

Training in Reviewing Student Records will be offered in the traditional face-to-face format from 8:30-10:30 a.m., on Thursday, April 20. The training will be held in Kent Training Lab Room 110. …


BOGO Faculty/Staff Tickets Now Available for 'Great River Symphonies'

Buy one get one free tickets are now available for the Southeast Missouri Symphony's "Great River Symphonies" at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. April 24. A maximum of two tickets may be purchased with two free tickets received. Tickets must be purchased at the River Campus Box Office and you must present your faculty/staff ID.


Annual Hamblin Lecture Features University of Mississippi Professor

Southeast Missouri State University will present the Robert W. Hamblin Lecture, “Animals at the Table: Making Meat in the Early Modern World,” given by Dr. Karen Raber, professor of English …



Southeast Missouri, Southern Illinois Symphonies Combine to Present ‘Great Rivers’ Concert

Southeast Missouri, Southern Illinois Symphonies Combine to Present ‘Great Rivers’ Concert

The Southeast Missouri Symphony and the Southern Illinois Symphony will combine to perform three large-scale symphonic works inspired by three great rivers -- the Rhine River, the Moldau River and …


Gala Pre-Concert Dinner to Help Support Symphony Students Performing in Italy

Gala Pre-Concert Dinner to Help Support Symphony Students Performing in Italy

The Annual Gala Pre-Concert Dinner designed to raise significant funds for symphony student scholarships and travel is scheduled for Monday, April 24, in the John and Betty Glenn Convocation Center …


Cirque Mechanics to Perform at River Campus

Cirque Mechanics to Perform at River Campus

Coming mechanical aspects with acrobatics, Cirque Mechanics will close Southeast Missouri State University’s Bank of Missouri Touring Series 7:30 p.m. April 28 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall …


The Price is Right Live at Show Me Center April 12

The Price is Right Live™ stage show will be at the Show Me Center at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 12. Registration to be on the show starts at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are available here.

WWE at Show Me Center April 16

WWE returns to the Show Me Center Sunday, April 16, just two weeks after WrestleMania 33! See your favorite WWE Superstars! Tickets are available here


Sundancers Take Third at NCA & NDA Collegiate Championships

 The Southeast Missouri Sundancers took third in the 2017 NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championships Friday. SEMO's dance team claimed its best finish in program history. 
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Spring Radio Show is Today

Southeast Missouri’s spring radio show is from noon-1 p.m. at Wings Etc. in Jackson today. Tennis coach Mary Beth Gunn and head football coach Tom Matukewicz are today’s guests.

Football Spring Game is Thursday

The Redhawk football team wraps up its spring practices with its annual spring game on Thursday, April 13. Start time is 6 p.m. at Houck Stadium. There will be a free tailgate for the first 400 people sponsored by Kohlfeld Distributing and Wings Etc.

Baseball Plays Four Games This Week

Southeast’s baseball team plays four games this week. The Redhawks head to regional-rival Southern Illinois for a midweek tilt today. Southeast then opens a three-game home series against Jacksonville State on Thursday, April 13, beginning at 6 p.m. There will be a free tailgate for Friday’s 6 p.m. matchup with the Gamecocks. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 92.9 FM. Video can be accessed online at the OVC Digital Network. Live stats are available at GoSoutheast.com.

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Softball Has Three Games This Week

The Redhawk softball team hosts Southern Illinois University-Carbondale on Wednesday, April 12, at 4 p.m. Southeast then heads to SIU Edwardsville for a doubleheader on Friday, April 14. Video for all three games is available at the OVC Digital Network.

Tennis Closes Out Regular-Season with Two Home Matches

Southeast’s women’s tennis team, which clinched a spot in this year’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, plays its final two matches of the regular-season at home this weekend. The Redhawks host Eastern Illinois on Friday, April 14, at 2 p.m. and SIU Edwardsville on Saturday, April 15, at 10 a.m. All home matches are played at the Redhawks Tennis Complex.

Track and Field Competes in MVC vs. OVC Meet

The Redhawk men’s and women’s track and field teams compete in the Missouri Valley Conference vs. Ohio Valley Conference meet on Saturday, April 15, in Terre Haute, Indiana.

Athletics Participates in Southeast Serves

Members of the Southeast Missouri Department of Athletics participated in Southeast Serves on Monday, April 10. SEMO’s athletics staff volunteered to assist the Missouri Department of Conservation Nature Center with their preparation for the upcoming summer.

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