Tuesday, March 9, 2021


Former First Lady Laura Bush Speaking Feb. 21 at Southeast

Tickets Now on Sale for former First Lady Laura Bush Speaking Event Feb. 21 at Southeast

Former U.S. First Lady Laura Bush, an advocate for literacy, education and women’s rights, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at Southeast Missouri State University. Tickets are required for …


Southeast President Visits Festus, Northwest High Schools, Encourages Students to Pursue Their Will to Do

Southeast Missouri State University President Dr. Carlos Vargas visited with students, faculty, school counselors and administrators Nov. 29 at Festus and Northwest high schools. Today, he visits Duchesne, Ritenour and Lafayette high schools in the St. Louis area.

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Five Southeast Alumnae Honored with Emerson Excellence in Teaching Awards

Five Southeast Alumnae Honored with Emerson Excellence in Teaching Awards

Five alumnae of Southeast Missouri State University were honored last month with 2017 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Awards. Among those receiving awards were Southeast graduates Mary Kay Decker of Festus, …


News Bureau Now Operating as University Communications

Beginning this week, the News Bureau has been renamed and is now operating as University Communications. As part of a recent restructuring, University Communications has relocated to the President’s Office …


Take Part in Creating Peace Poles Dec. 4

All are invited to join in the creation of Peace Poles Dec. 4 at 5:30 p.m. in Dempster Hall Room 127 as part of 16 Days of Activism, a global campaign to end gender-based violence. This activity is a collaboration of the Campus Violence Prevention Program, the Golden Z Club, Redhawks Rising and the Zonta Club of Cape Girardeau.

Campus Network Temporarily Unavailable Dec. 3

The campus network will be temporarily unavailable on Sunday, Dec. 3. An outage is planned for 5-9 a.m. while Information Technology installs the new campus core switches as part of the Campus Network Upgrade project.

Poinsettias, Holiday Cacti and More on Sale Now at Hutson Greenhouse

Celebrate the holiday season with the gift of plants from the Charles Hutson Horticulture Greenhouse, located at 1039 Bertling Street. Poinsettias, holiday cacti, bonsai trees, dish gardens, decorated Norfolk Island pine, and lavender and rosemary cones are now available. Hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and 9 a.m.-noon on Saturdays. Students, faculty, staff and alumni receive 10 percent discount with their Redhawks ID. For more information, call (573) 651-2316.

Change in US Bank Campus Branch Hours

Effective Jan. 2, 2018, the operating hours for the US Bank campus branch will be 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The campus branch is located at the University Center inside Southeast Bookstore.


Preparing Students for Life After College Focus of Winter Faculty Development Day

Preparing Students for Life After College Focus of Winter Faculty Development Day

"Preparing Students for Life After College" will be the focus of the Winter 2018 Faculty Development Day on Thursday, Jan. 11, at Southeast Missouri State University. The program is scheduled …



Kent Library Now Using Email Receipts

Kent Library is getting greener by discontinuing the use of printed checkout receipts. When items are checked out or renewed at the Circulation or Periodicals Desk, an email receipt will automatically be sent to the borrower's University email account. Borrowers will continue to receive courtesy notices via email three days before an item is due. Email receipts reduce paper waste and save time during checkout. If a printed receipt is required, please ask the library staff during checkout.


10th Annual Family Holiday Concert Set for Dec. 2

10th Annual Family Holiday Concert Set for Dec. 2

Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Music presents the Percussion Ensemble’s Family Holiday Concert on Saturday, Dec. 2. The 10th year for this holiday tradition continues the River Campus’s commitment …


Discount Faculty/Staff Tickets Available for 'The Nutcracker'

Discount tickets are available for "The Nutcracker" being performed at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8. Tickets are $10 off each, and a maximum of two tickets may be purchased. Tickets can be purchased the River Campus Box Office, Show Me Center Box Office or Athletics Box Office, and you must present your faculty/staff ID.


Men's Basketball on the Road at North Carolina Central Saturday

The Southeast men's basketball team travels to North Carolina Central on Saturday, Dec. 2. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 92.9 FM and Real Rock 99.3 FM.


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