Tuesday, March 9, 2021


FY20 Budget, Health Insurance, Benefits, Recruitment and Retention Topics at President's Brown Bag Lunch Nov. 7

The President's Office will hold a Brown Bag Lunch at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 7, in Academic Hall Auditorium. Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend as President Vargas leads a discussion on the FY2020 budget timeline, heath insurance and benefits, and provides FY2019 and FY2020 recruitment and retention updates. Attendees may pick up their preordered brown bag lunch from Chartwells before the presentation or bring their own lunch.

SE Alerts System, Tornado Warning Sirens Being Tested Wednesday

Southeast will test its tornado warning siren system and SE Alerts notification system at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 7. Both systems are tested regularly at noon on the first Wednesday …


New 'Techtalk' Blog Offers Google Search Tips and Tricks

Everybody knows how to “Google,” but not everyone knows how to be a true genius of it. In this week’s "Techtalk" blog, Information Technology (IT) explores simple, yet effective, ways to maximize Google searches. The new "Techtalk" blog is more interactive, with the latest information available even quicker than before. Leave comments, give articles a thumbs up and share helpful information with friends on social media. Being informed is what the information age is all about. IT provides peer-reviewed information fast and from all on-the-go devices. Stay informed by subscribing at https://itblogs.semo.edu. Subscribers will be automatically alerted, but never more than once weekly, if and when new information is posted.


2019 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment Ends Friday, Nov. 9

Human Resources reminds employees that the 2019 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment period ends Friday, Nov. 9. All regular, full-time and part-time employees should enroll via the University portal using Banner Self Service. Walk-in open labs for those needing assistance with processing their online benefits enrollment are scheduled from 2-4 p.m. today, Nov. 6, 9-11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, and 1:30-3:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8. All open labs will be in Dempster Hall Room 003 (lower level). Questions concerning enrollment should be directed to Human Resources at (573) 651-2206.

Take-Away Friday' Continues Nov. 9 with 'Teaching to Diverse Learners'

The "Take-Away Friday" series of faculty development workshops presents “How to Get Students Talking in Class and Keep Them Talking” at noon Nov. 9 in the Jean Ann Whitaker Model Classroom in the EDvolution Center in Scully Building Room 209. This week, the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning hosts Dr. Sarah Dietrich, assistant professor of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages in the Department of English, who will outline how to establish active student participation early and maintain it through activities, assessments and gentle coercion. To register, visit https://cstl.semo.edu/event/.

Reviewing Student Records Training to be Held Nov. 15

Reviewing Student Records training will be offered in the traditional face-to-face format from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Nov. 15 in the Kent Training Lab, Room 110. Reviewing Student Records is aimed at …


Faculty/Staff Portrait Day Nov. 14

The next Portrait Day is scheduled for 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Nov. 14 in the River Campus Cultural Arts Center atrium, for faculty and staff members wishing to have a portrait-style photograph taken for departmental Web pages or other publications. No appointments are necessary. The final Portrait Day for this semester will be Dec. 13 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Magill Hall, second floor lounge.


Southeast Mass Media Professor Shares Film, Screenwriting Skills with Students

Southeast Mass Media Professor Shares Film, Screenwriting Skills with Students

Fred Jones, professor of mass media at Southeast Missouri State University, teaches film courses and coordinates the University’s annual Fault Line Film Festival, but he still finds time for screenwriting, …



‘Appropriation Art Movement’ Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ Nov. 6

‘Appropriation Art Movement’ Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ Nov. 6

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host Blake and Hannah Sanders in Southeast’s Department of Art’s “Historic Tuesday Talk” …


Art Guild Holding Annual Show, Sale and Chili Cook-Off Nov. 8

The Art Guild's Annual Show and Sale will take place from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, in the River Campus Cultural Arts Center atrium. The show and sale will feature ceramics, prints, shirts and more all made by Southeast students.  Bowls can be purchased for $10 or more during the sale for unlimited chili and desserts at the Chili Cook-Off. The Chili Cook-Off begins at 6 p.m. in the Glenn Convocation Center and will be judged by Chef Lisa Essmyer, instructor of hospitality management. For more information, click here.

The Body in Art Topic of Catapult 'After Hours' Event Nov. 8

"Paint as Flesh” will be the topic of the second fall lecture of the "After Hours: Conversations on Art and Culture" series Nov. 8 at Catapult Creative House. The lecture is scheduled for 7 p.m. in the classroom at Catapult, 612 Broadway in downtown Cape Girardeau. Members of the panel will be Justin Miller, assistant professor of scenic design at Southeast, and Chris Beaty, a 2016 Southeast graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting. They will discuss the evolution of paint and depiction of the human form in art. This panel discussion may include sensitive topics and explicit language.

PAW Patrol LIVE! 'Race to the Rescue' Coming to Show Me Center Nov. 9-11

PAW Patrol LIVE! "Race to the Rescue" comes to the Show Me Center at 6 p.m. Nov.9, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Nov. 10, and 2 p.m. Nov. 11. It’s the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. PAW Patrol Race to the Rescue! Ryder summons Marshall, Chase, Skye, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma and Everest to rescue Mayor Goodway and to run the race in her place. For more information and tickets, click here.


Football Moves to #19 and #21 in FCS Polls

Southeast Missouri’s football team was ranked #19 in the American Football Coaches Association FCS Coaches Poll and #21 in the STATS FCS Media Poll this week. SEMO moved up five spots in the FCS Coaches Poll and four spots in the Media Poll.


Santacaterina and Terry Take OVC Weekly Honors

Southeast Missouri quarterback Daniel Santacaterina and running back Marquis Terry earned Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) honors on Sunday, Nov. 4. Santacaterina won his third OVC Newcomer of the Week award and Terry secured his second Offensive Player of the Week accolade this season.


Football Regular Season Finale vs. Eastern Illinois Selected as OVC Game of the Week on Nov. 17


The Nov. 17 football game between Eastern Illinois and #19 Southeast Missouri has been chosen as a "Wildcard Selection" in the Ohio Valley Conference's (OVC) Game of the Week package on ESPN3. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Houck Field.


Men's Basketball Opens Season at SLU Tonight

Southeast Missouri begins its 2018-19 season at Saint Louis University (SLU) tonight. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. at Chaifetz Arena. All games are broadcast live on the radio at Real Rock 99.3 FM. Watch live on ESPN+ and FOX Sports Midwest Plus. Live stats will be available at SLUBillikens.com.


Women's Basketball Visits Mississippi State for Season-Opener Tonight

The Redhawk women’s basketball team travels to national runner-up Mississippi State for its season-opener tonight. Start time is 7 p.m. at the Humphrey Center. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM. Live stats will be available at HailState.com.


Volleyball Heads to UT Martin Tonight

Southeast Missouri’s volleyball travels to Martin, Tennessee, for its second to last regular season match tonight at 6 p.m. against UT Martin at the Skyhawk Fieldhouse.


Three Redhawks Earn All-OVC Honors

Southeast Missouri junior Esmie Gonzales and freshmen Morgan McCourt and Bailey Redden were named to the 2018 All-Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) Women’s Soccer teams on Thursday, Nov. 1. Gonzales earned first-team accolades, while McCourt and Redden garnered all-newcomer accolades.


Wehrheim Named OVC Offensive Player and Newcomer of the Week

Southeast Missouri outside hitter Annie Wehrheim was tabbed Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player and Newcomer of the Week, the league announced on Monday, Nov. 5. Wehrheim led the Redhawks with 40 total kills (5.00 kills/set) on a .260 hitting clip in two matches last weekend as SEMO posted a 2-0 record with wins over SIUE and Eastern Illinois.


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