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CAMPUS

1,370 to Receive Degrees at Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies

1,370 to Receive Degrees at Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies

Southeast Missouri State University will hold its spring commencement ceremonies May 13 during which 1,370 students – 1,036 undergraduates and 334 master’s degree and specialist candidates – will receive their …

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Flooding Cancels Southeast Classes at Three Rivers College Today

Due to extensive flooding, Southeast Missouri State University classes at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, are canceled for today, May 2. Significant rainfall over the weekend has resulted in rising flood waters along the Black, St. Francis and Current rivers.

Property Brothers' Peggy Tart Comes to Catapult May 5

Property Brothers' Peggy Tart Comes to Catapult May 5

Peggy Tart, interior designer for Fly Free Interiors, will visit Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House, 612 Broadway in downtown Cape Girardeau, at 9 a.m. May 5. Tart, a …

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Grandview High School Student Wins Southeast Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award

Grandview High School Student Wins Southeast Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award

Abriana Record, a Grandview R-II High School student was named the recipient of the 15th annual Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award by Southeast Missouri State University. The award was presented …

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I-Talk Series Begins with Southeast Graduate Live from Bogota: 'Studying Abroad...Remembering is to Live Again'

Please join the Office of International Education and Services as it kicks off its new I-Talk series of interactive discussions of various international topics. The first talk in the series …

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Become a Southeast 101 Leader

Please consider registering to become a Southeast 101 Leader this August for Academic Engagement Day. As a Southeast 101 Leader, you will have the opportunity to attend Convocation and welcome …

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Outdoor Warning Siren, Network Messaging System Being Tested Tomorrow

Outdoor Warning Siren, Network Messaging System Being Tested Tomorrow

Southeast will test its outdoor warning siren/alert system and network messaging system at noon tomorrow, May 3. Both systems are tested regularly at noon on the first Wednesday of each month. …

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Float Into Finals Rescheduled for May 2

Float Into Finals Rescheduled for Today

Due to rain in the forecast for tomorrow, Float into Finals has been moved up to today, May 2, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free root beer floats …

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EMPLOYEE

Employee Assistance Plan Provider Offering Free Smoking and Tobacco Cessation Class

E4 Health, the University’s employee assistance plan provider, will be offering a free smoking and tobacco cessation coaching session from 2-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, in the University Center Heritage Room.  A second offering is planned for 2-3:30 p.m. June 1 in the Show Me Center meeting rooms. Employees can register to attend a meeting through the Training and Development website at https://semo.skillport.com/skillportfe/login.action.  Click on “Instructor Led Training Sessions” located under “Upcoming Events.”  Questions concerning this free class can be directed to Human Resources at ext. 2855.

Quality Group Work Models will be Discussed at This Week's Take-Away Friday

The “Take-Away Friday” series of faculty development workshops will present “Quality Group work Models" at noon May 5 in the Towers Complex Room 110. This week, the Office of Instructional …

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Retirement Reception Today for Drs. Alberta Sautter and Paul Watkins

Dr. Alberta Sautter, professor of middle and secondary education, is retiring after 12 years with Southeast. Dr. Paul Watkins, professor of educational leadership and counseling, is retiring after 15 years with Southeast. A retirement reception for Sautter and Watkins will be held today, May 2, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the University Center Ballroom A. The campus community is invited to attend.

Retirement Reception May 3 for Dr. James Ricks

Dr. James Ricks, professor of marketing, is retiring after 34 years with Southeast. A retirement reception will be held May 3, from 4-5:30 p.m., with special remarks scheduled at 5 p.m., in the Dempster Hall Atrium. The campus community is invited to attend.

Retirement Reception May 5 for Dr. Allen Gathman

Retirement Reception May 5 for Dr. Allen Gathman

Dr. Allen Gathman, dean of online learning and interim dean of the School of Graduate Studies, is retiring June 30 after 32 years at Southeast. A retirement reception is planned …

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Retirement Reception May 4 for Drs. Leslee Pollina, Bill Snell and Norm Kinney

Dr. Leslee Pollina, chair of the Department of Psychology, is retiring after 26 years with Southeast. Dr. Norm Kinney, associate professor of psychology, is retiring …

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Retirement Reception May 5 for Drs. Margaret Waterman and Candide Walton

A retirement reception hosted by the College of Science, Technology and Agriculture will be held from 3:30-5 p.m. on Friday, May 5, in the atrium of Magill Hall.  The honorees will be Dr. Margaret Waterman, professor of biology and middle and secondary education, and Dr. Candide Walton, associate professor of mathematics and middle and secondary education.  The campus community is invited to attend. 

ACADEMIC

ACEJMC Reaccredits Southeast’s Department of Mass Media

ACEJMC Reaccredits Southeast’s Department of Mass Media

The Department of Mass Media at Southeast Missouri State University has been reaccredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC) for the maximum six years. …

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Southeast Student Honored with AKA Undergraduate Scholar Award

Southeast Student Honored with AKA Undergraduate Scholar Award

The American Kinesiology Association (AKA) has selected Southeast Missouri State University senior Melissa Stephens for its 2017 AKA Undergraduate Scholar Award. Stephens was chosen among all sport management students at …

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National Small Business Week Comes to Southeast

National Small Business Week Comes to Southeast

In celebration of National Small Business Week hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the Economic and Business Engagement Center and the Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) …

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Remind Students to Return Rental Textbooks

Faculty and Staff are asked to remind students to return their rental textbooks no later than 4 p.m. Monday, May 15. Times and locations are listed on the Textbook Rental …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Concert Band, Wind Symphony Performing 'The Hounds of Spring' May 2

Concert Band, Wind Symphony Performing 'The Hounds of Spring' Today

The Southeast Missouri State University Concert Band and Wind Symphony will present the final concert of the 2016-2017 Music Ensembles Series with “The Hounds of Spring” concert today, May …

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'Celtic Woman: Voices of Angels' Returns to Show Me Center May 5

The unique musical ensemble known as Celtic Woman is back by popular demand at 7:30 p.m. May 5 at the Show Me Center. Combining traditional Irish music with spectacular production and staging, Celtic Woman’s evocative, uplifting music has transcended national and cultural borders to touch the hearts of a devoted fan base that spans the globe. Tickets are available here.

REDHAWKS

Final Spring Sports Radio Show is Today

Southeast Missouri’s final spring sports radio show is from noon-1 p.m. today at Wings Etc. in Cape Girardeau. Southeast softball head coach Mark Redburn will be the guest. 

Baseball on the Road at SLU Tonight

Southeast opens a seven-game road stretch when it visits Saint Louis University at 6 p.m. tonight. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 92.9 FM.

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Track & Field Sending Athletes to Two Meets

Southeast will have athletes competing at both the Billy Hayes Invitational in Bloomington, Indiana, on Friday, May 5, and at the Tennessee Challenge in Knoxville on Saturday, May 6.

Knight Headed to Jacksonville Jaguars Rookie Minicamp

Former Southeast Missouri punter Alex Knight will head to the Jacksonville Jaguars rookie minicamp for a tryout. A left-footed punter, Knight was a First-Team All-Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) selection in 2016. He led the OVC and ranked sixth in the Football Championship Subdivision with 43.8 yards per punt. Knight punted 64 times for 2,805 yards and dropped 22 of his kicks inside the 20-yard line as a senior. He finished his college career ranked third among SEMO's career leaders in punting yards (9,100), punt attempts (216) and punting average (42.1).

Garrett, Ochoa Awarded Football Scholarships

Inside linebacker Rider Garrett and defensive tackle Ryan Ochoa were awarded football scholarships on Sunday, April 30. Formerly walk-ons, Garrett and Ochoa were caught off guard during a team dinner at Houck Field House. 

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