Tuesday, March 9, 2021


Hill Appointed Interim Dean of College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Hill Appointed Interim Dean of College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Hamner Hill, interim dean of the College of Health and Human Services, has been appointed interim dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Hill will begin his new duties …


Vargas Discusses with KRCU Southeast's Restructuring Plan, University Funding

KRCU General Manager Dan Woods recently sat down with Southeast President Carlos Vargas in the latest edition of "Vargas Speaks." In this edition, Vargas talks about the University's institutional restructuring, the outcomes he would like to see after restructuring and what it means for the University. In addition, Vargas talks about Southeast's funding and how the University is looking ahead to meet potential funding challenges in the future. He also discusses the challenges and opportunities facing not only Southeast but also higher education institutions in the near future and how to be successful and thrive in the years to come. To listen to the program, visit here. KRCU visits regularly with President Vargas, and the Newswire will continue to bring you these interviews.

FY19 Holidays/Calendar Highlights Memo Now Available

The "University Holidays and Calendar Highlights for Fiscal Year 2019" memo from President Carlos Vargas is now online at http://www.semo.edu/president/holidays.html. A hard copy memo will not be sent out this year. To print the memo, visit http://www.semo.edu/pdf/Pres-UniversityHolidayCalendarHighlights2019.pdf.

West End Blvd. Between Broadway and Bessie Closed May 17 for Repairs

City of Cape Girardeau contractors will close the southbound lane of West End Blvd. between Broadway and Bessie Street for repairs on Thursday, May 17. The closure is expected to last from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., depending upon the work and weather. Detours will be available. Motorists are asked to consider alternate routes and to use caution in all work zones.

Deadline May 19 for Southeast Day at Busch 2018 Ticket Sales

Time is running out to buy tickets for the 2018 Southeast Day at Busch on Saturday, June 2, when the St. Louis Cardinals take on the Pittsburgh Pirates in a …


Summer Camps at Southeast Offer Variety of Academic, Special Interest Opportunities

Summer Camps at Southeast will host a variety of camps, conferences, workshops and programs that will enrich the personal development of individuals over the course of the summer. Summer at Southeast offers a wide variety of academic and special interest opportunities to area youth ranging in age from pre-school to college through one-day, multi-day, and overnight summer programs and camps. Each program or camp is designed to highlight a particular field of study or skill and to encourage everyone to explore their potential. For more information, visit www.semo.edu/camps.


Rec Services Offering Summer Group Fitness Classes

Recreation Services will offer summer group fitness classes starting May 21. Lunch Xpress classes will be offered Mondays-Thursdays May 21 - June 7 from 12:15-12:45 p.m. These classes are free to Southeast faculty, staff and Student Recreation Center …



Southeast Autism Center Honored with Missouri Community Action Network Award

Southeast Autism Center Honored with Missouri Community Action Network Award

The Southeast Missouri State University Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment was presented with a Missouri Community Action Network (CAN) Award at the Missouri CAN Annual Conference May 15 at …


IT Computer Labs Announce Summer Hours

The Information Technology computer labs will operate on a modified schedule during the summer. Kent Library Information Commons will be open 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and closed on Saturdays. Beginning June 3, it will also be open on Sundays from 1-6 p.m. All other IT computer lab locations will be closed until Aug. 20



Baseball Closes Out Regular Season This Week

Southeast Missouri’s baseball team closes out its regular season when it travels to Eastern Kentucky for a three-game series beginning Thursday. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 92.9 FM. Live stats available online at EKUSports.com.

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