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CAMPUS

Southeast Mass Media Students’ Talent to Air on ABC’s 20/20

Southeast Mass Media Students’ Talent to Air on ABC’s 20/20

Southeast Missouri State University students Branson Cusack and Spencer McGruder will join the ranks of notable photojournalists when their work is featured in tonight's ABC’s episode of 20/20. The 60-minute special edition hosted by Diane Sawyer is the first national broadcast company’s investigative journalism piece to include Southeast student talent and is scheduled to air April 20 at 9 p.m., central time. …

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Southeast Students Honored with Power of Women Scholarships

Southeast Students Honored with Power of Women Scholarships

Ten Southeast Missouri State University students were honored with scholarships today during the annual Power of Women luncheon. The recipients of the Power of Women Scholarship are Taylor Alexander of …

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Members of 2018-2019 Student Government Association Announced

The newly elected executive officers and senators of the 2018-2019 Student Government Association are as follows: Executive Officers President: Matthew Rolwing; Vice President: Eli Bohnert; and Treasurer: Collin Wehrenberg Senators …

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Southeast Student Named 2018 NFTE Global Young Entrepreneur

Southeast Student Named 2018 NFTE Global Young Entrepreneur

Southeast Missouri State University student, Destiny Davis was recently named a Global Young Entrepreneur of 2018 by the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) for her custom apparel business. Davis, a …

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Health Communication Webinar April 23

The Sixth Annual Health Communication Webinar will be held at noon Monday, April 23, in Academic Hall Room 204. Joel Ramdial, instructor of nutrition and dietetics in the Department of Human Environmental Studies, will present “Eating Healthy When You're Not Wealthy: How to be Wise with your Food Dollars.” A Q&A session will follow the presentation. The Health Communication Webinar series is designed to highlight the interdisciplinary nature of health communication. Previous presentations are available for viewing here.

Support Survivors on Denim Day April 25

In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Campus Violence Prevention Program (CVPP) and Counseling and Disability Services invite the Southeast community to participate in Denim Day on April 25. …

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DPS Armed Intruder Training Workshops Continue

University Police at Southeast Missouri State University is offering free armed intruder training workshops for faculty, staff and students. Armed intruder training imparts the knowledge necessary to improve the chances …

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Spring Plants Available at Hutson Greenhouse

Spring plants including annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables and clematis, are now available at the Charles Hutson Horticulture Greenhouse, located at 1039 Bertling Street. Hours are Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fridays 9 a.m.-6 p.m., and 9 a.m.-noon on Saturdays. For more information, call (573) 651-2316.

Call for Story Tips on Student Summer Internships

With the spring semester nearly complete, many of our students are poised to begin summer internships and experiences next month. Southeast's University Communications is seeking tips on interesting feature stories …

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EMPLOYEE

Retirement Reception for Barb Ostrenga April 23

Barb Ostrenga, administrative assistant in the Office of Graduate Business Studies, is retiring after 23 years with Southeast. A retirement reception will be held from 3:30-5 p.m. April 23 in the atrium of Robert A. Dempster Hall. The campus community is invited to attend.

Retirement Reception for Carol Reimann April 25

Carol Reimann, literacy consultant in the Regional Professional Development Center, is retiring after 17 years with Southeast. A retirement reception will be held from 2-4:30 p.m. April 25 in Kem Statuary Hall in the Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center. The campus community is invited to attend.

 Retirement Reception for Karen Stover April 25

Karen Stover, operations specialist in the Regional Professional Development Center, is retiring after 15 years with Southeast. A retirement reception will be held from 2-4:30 p.m. April 25 in Kem Statuary Hall in the Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center. The campus community is invited to attend.

Retirement Reception for Gwendolyn Duncan April 26

Gwendolyn Duncan, coordinator of administrative operations with Residence Life, is retiring after 30 years with Southeast. A retirement reception will be held from 2-4 p.m. April 26 in Kem Statuary Hall in the Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center. The campus community is invited to attend.

ACADEMIC

Southeast Student Finds Personal, Academic Success in Spain

Southeast Student Finds Personal, Academic Success in Spain

Southeast Missouri State University student Maggie Pike is following her wanderlust in Spain this semester where she is furthering her education while immersing herself in a new culture. Pike, a …

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Southeast Business Students Explore Careers at Boeing

Southeast Business Students Explore Careers at Boeing

Ten Southeast Missouri State University business students visited Boeing April 6 in St. Louis as part of an Externship Day experience offered by Southeast’s Harrison College of Business. The visit …

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Southeast Students Earn 30 Awards at Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference

Southeast Students Earn 30 Awards at Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference

Continuing a tradition of outstanding performance, Southeast Missouri State University students won 30 awards in 24 individual and team events at the State Leadership Conference of Phi Beta Lambda April …

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University School for Young Children Awarded Farm to Preschool Grant

Southeast's University School for Young Children (USYC) was approved and rewarded a grant to participate in the "Growing with MO Learning Collaborative" Farm to Preschool program. The program goal is to educate children and the adults in their lives about the benefits of locally grown fruits and vegetables and help them find ways to eat more of these foods. The program focuses on 14 Missouri grown fruits and vegetables. Through this grant, the USYC will receive funding for gardening projects, supplies, trainings, participation in field trips and access to garden-themed education. The project begins this month and will run through January 2019.

Role of School Nursing Focus of Presentation April 23

Deborah Cook, president of the Missouri Association of School Nurses, will present "Band-aids and Thermometers: Overcoming Perceptual Barriers to the School Nursing Effectiveness" at 5 p.m. April 23 in the …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Discount Faculty/Staff Tickets Available for 'Don Quixote'

Discount tickets are available for the Moscow Festival Ballet's "Don Quixote" presented by the Bank of Missouri Touring Series at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. April 28. 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.

Crisp Museum Announces Wrapped Cord Basket Workshop

Crisp Museum Announces Wrapped Cord Basket Workshop

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting a wrapped cord basket workshop May 6 from 1-4 p.m. During this workshop, hosted …

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REDHAWKS

Baseball Hosts Murray State Tonight

The Redhawks host Murray State in a three-game series beginning today, April 20 at 6 p.m. There will be a free tailgate today. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 92.9 FM. Live stats available online at GoSoutheast.com.

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Softball Visits Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky

Southeast travels to Morehead State on Saturday, April 21, and Eastern Kentucky on Sunday, April 22, for its final Ohio Valley Conference road games this weekend. The Redhawks face the Eagles in a 11 a.m. doubleheader Saturday and take on the Colonels in a noon twin bill Sunday.

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