Tuesday, March 9, 2021

CAMPUS

Southeast Students Spending Spring Break Studying Global Issues at CSIS

Southeast Students Spending Spring Break Studying Global Issues at CSIS

After their first full day at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, D.C., Monday, Southeast Missouri State University students Michaela Gaskins and James Trent Waltz were …

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Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District to Hold Docket March 19 at Southeast

Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District to Hold Docket March 19 at Southeast

Students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to attend the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, when it holds its Southern Division docket beginning at 9:30 a.m. March 19 …

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Southeast Alumnus, Former KRCU Producer to Serve as U.S. Foreign Service Officer

Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Jacob McCleland always wanted a job that would allow him to travel the world while serving his country. McCleland will see his lifelong dream soon …

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Southeast Student Elected to Holmes Scholars National Board

Southeast Student Elected to Holmes Scholars National Board

Southeast Missouri State University senior Ke-La Harris of St. Louis, Missouri, was elected Feb. 23 to a one-year term as the Holmes Honors Representative on the Holmes Scholars National Board. …

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Towers Circle Drive Closed March 14-18

A section of Towers Circle Drive will be closed for concrete repairs beginning at 7 a.m. Thursday, March 14 and will reopen at 7 a.m. Monday, March 18. To view a map of the affected area, click here. Facilities Management apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. For more information, contact Shelly Phillips, project manager, at (573) 651-2719.

Newswire to Resume Regular Publication Schedule March 19

Due to Spring Break, this will be the only edition of the Southeast Newswire distributed this week. Regular twice weekly publication of the Southeast Newswire will resume on Tuesday, March 19. Items to be considered for the March 19 edition should be submitted at https://news.semo.edu/newswire-submission-form/ by noon on Monday, March 18.

EMPLOYEE

'Techtalk' Launches Weekly Podcast

"Techtalk," Information Technology's (IT) blog, is now adding a weekly podcast on teaching, learning and other interesting topics. Life gets busy, and it is difficult to keep abreast of all …

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ACADEMIC

Southeast Marketing Students Excel in State DECA Competition

Southeast Marketing Students Excel in State DECA Competition

Southeast Missouri State University Collegiate DECA students won high honors in the 2019 Collegiate DECA State Career Development Conference and Competition Feb. 21-22 in Lake Ozark, Missouri. In the competitive …

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Southeast Welcomes Cape Central Alumna as Nilsen Visiting Writer

Southeast Welcomes Cape Central Alumna as Nilsen Visiting Writer

Annie Christain, award-winning poet and Cape Central High School alumna, will perform a public reading of her work on Monday, March 18, at Southeast Missouri State University. Christain’s presentation is …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Hit Musical ‘Evita’ Brings Eva Perón's Life Story to River Campus

Hit Musical ‘Evita’ Brings Eva Perón's Life Story to River Campus

“Evita,” the hit musical based on the life of Eva Perón, comes to Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus as a part of the 2018-2019 Bank of Missouri Touring Series …

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Heartland Home and Garden Show Comes to Show Me Center This Weekend

The Heartland Home and Garden Show presented by KFVS12 is at the Show Me Center Friday, March 15, from 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, March 16, from 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; and Sunday, March 17, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit more than 100 exhibits and take advantage of special show-only pricing and many giveaways. Admission is $5, and children 12 and under are free. For more information, visit ShowMeCenter.biz.

Discount Faculty/Staff Tickets Available for 'Child's Play'

Discount tickets are available for "Child's Play: Evocations of Childhood and Times Past" presented by the Southeast Choir at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. March 19. Tickets are $2 off each, and a maximum of two tickets may be purchased. Tickets can be purchased at the River Campus Box Office, Show Me Center Box Office or Athletics Office. Faculty and staff must present a faculty/staff ID when purchasing.

Discount Faculty/Staff Tickets Available for 'Evita'

Discount tickets are available for "Evita" presented by the Bank of Missouri Touring Series at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. March 23. Tickets are $10 off each, and a maximum of two tickets may be purchased. Tickets can be purchased at the River Campus Box Office, Show Me Center Box Office or Athletics Box Office. Faculty and staff must present a faculty/staff ID when purchasing.

REDHAWKS

Baseball Plays Five Games This Week

Southeast Missouri baseball plays five games this week beginning with a matchup with Illinois State at 2 p.m. today, March 12, at Capaha Field. The Redhawks will then travel to Southern Illinois University (SIU)-Carbondale on Wednesday, March 13, before resuming Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) action with a three-game series at SIU-Edwardsville this weekend. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM. Live stats are available at GoSoutheast.com, SIUECougars.com and SIUSalukis.com.

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Softball Hosts Home-Opener Thursday

The Redhawk softball team hosts Missouri State in its home-opener on Thursday, March 14. First pitch is set for 4 p.m. at the Southeast Softball Complex. Watch on ESPN+. Live stats at GoSoutheast.com. Southeast Missouri then plays four games at the Saint Louis Billiken Spring Invitational this weekend. Live stats for those contests are available at SLUBillikens.com.

Gymnastics Heads to Arkansas

Southeast Missouri’s gymnastics team faces Texas Woman’s University, University of Arkansas and Lindenwood University in Fayetteville, Arkansas, on Saturday, March 16.

Track Opens Outdoor Season This Weekend

The Redhawk men’s and women’s track and field teams open their outdoor seasons at the Rhodes Invitational in Memphis, Tennessee on Friday-Saturday, March 15-16.

Football Starts Spring Practice Next Week

Southeast Missouri’s football team begins its spring practice session on Monday, March 18. The Redhawks string of 15 practices this spring will end when they host their annual spring game on Saturday, April 13.

Spring Sports Radio Show is Monday

The second Southeast Missouri Spring Sports radio show is on Monday, March 18, at Wings Etc. in Cape Girardeau. Listen live from noon-1 p.m. at ESPN 1220 and 1470 AM.

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