Tuesday, March 9, 2021


Riley Named 2019 Friend of the University

Riley to be Honored as 2019 Friend of the University

Jim Riley, founder of Red Letter Communications, business entrepreneur and community leader, has been named the 2019 Friend of the University by the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. He will be honored with the award as part of the annual President’s Council Dinner at 5:30 p.m. tonight, March 29, in the River Campus Cultural Arts Center Atrium. This event previously was …

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Provost Search Committee Schedules Zoom Interviews

The Provost Search Committee met on March 22 to review 49 applications for the Provost position and has invited 11 candidates to participate in initial interviews via Zoom on April 8 and 9. The Committee first met on February 1 to draft and finalize the position announcement, a search brochure, and to identify sites and publications to advertise the position. …

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Cape College Center Open House April 11 to Showcase Educational Opportunities, Facilities

Cape College Center Open House April 11 to Showcase Educational Opportunities, Facilities

The Cape College Center (CCC) will celebrate its ninth year as an open enrollment higher education center, providing community college-type services to the citizens of Cape Girardeau County and the Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center service (CTC) region with an open house on Thursday, April 11. The event is scheduled for 3-7 p.m. on the CTC campus at 1080 …

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1,244 Units Collected at Greek Week Blood Drive

This week's Greek Week Blood Drive was a huge success with 1,244 units collected which can help save over 3,70o lives. This year's drive surpassed last year's collection by 50 additional units.

N. Fountain Street, Broadway to Bellevue to be Closed Monday Morning

Boulder Construction will be closing North Fountain Street between Broadway and Bellevue from 7-9 a.m. on Monday, April 1.  Detours will be in place.  Motorists are asked to use caution in the area. 


Faculty and Staff Commencement Regalia Rental Orders Due Today

Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 11, at 10 a.m. for the College of Education, Health and Human Studies and the Donald L. Harrison College of Business and Computing; and 2 p.m. for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Earl and Margie Holland College of Arts and Media, and College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. All faculty …

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IT Announces Weekly Moodle Maintenance Schedule

Information Technology (IT) has established a scheduled Learning Management System (LMS) Moodle maintenance window every week to occur on Saturdays from 7-9 a.m. During that time, scheduled tasks may be performed that could prevent access to Moodle. Faculty are asked to please plan accordingly. For additional information on Moodle maintenance, visit https://semo.edu/it/AcaTech/ or contact the IT Help Desk at (573) 651-4357.


Faculty Asked to Update Their Online Bios

Last fall, Southeast launched new online biography pages for faculty and staff. As recruitment begins for the fall 2020 class, prospective students will be visiting the websites of academic departments of interest. University Marketing asks faculty to share any updates on their research, published works or professional accomplishments to give our future students a view of the accomplished professors from whom they'll be learning. View examples of completed bios at https://semo.edu/massmedia/faculty/zellarsbuck.html  or https://semo.edu/leadership-education/faculty/lillo.html. To update your professional bio, visit https://semo.edu/facstaff/faculty-spotlight.html.


Opportunity to Purchase Artwork at Juried Student Art Exhibit

Faculty and staff interested in purchasing artwork from the Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition may view pieces on display from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 4, and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Friday, April 5, in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum. All selections should take place on these days to accommodate the museum staff …

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Southeast Announces Lineup for 2019 Summer Art Workshops at River Campus

Southeast Announces Lineup for 2019 Summer Art Workshops at River Campus

The Southeast Missouri State University Art Academy workshops will be held this summer offering engaging and creative learning experiences in a wide variety of media for ages 6-15. The workshops will be held in the Southeast Missouri State University Art Studios, under the guidance of highly qualified master art instructors and art professors with the assistance of Southeast art education …

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Southeast Presenting Musical Docudrama Based on War Poet’s Works

Southeast Presenting Musical Docudrama Based on War Poet’s Works

Southeast Missouri State University Department of Music faculty and students will present a musical docudrama based on the life and works of Great War poet Rupert Brooke April 11 at Southeast’s River Campus. The event is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall. This presentation will feature readings from …

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Casting Crowns Comes to Show Me Center April 4

Casting Crowns' "Only Jesus Tour" comes to the Show Me Center at 7 p.m. on April 4. Special guests include Zach Williams and Austin French. For more information and tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.biz.

Luke Combs Coming to Show Me Center Oct. 3

Luke Combs' "Beer Never Broke My Heart Tour" with special guests Morgan Walden and Jameson Rodgers comes to the Show Me Center at 7 p.m. Oct. 3. Combs, an American country music singer and songwriter, is the first artist to have five number ones on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart with his first five single releases. For more information and tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.biz

BOGO Faculty and Staff Tickets Available for 'Spring Into Dance'

Buy one get one free tickets are available for "Spring Into Dance" performances scheduled at the River Campus for 7:30 p.m. April 4-6 or 2 p.m. April 7. A maximum of two tickets may be purchased with two free tickets received. Tickets can be purchased at the River Campus Box Office, Show Me Center Box Office or Athletics Box Office. A valid faculty or staff ID must be presented when purchasing. 


Baseball Redhawks Travel to Eastern Illinois

The baseball Redhawks return to Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) action with a three-game series at Eastern Illinois University beginning today, March 29. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM. Live stats at EIUPanthers.com.

Softball Returns Home

The Redhawk softball team hosts Morehead State University today, March 29, and Eastern Kentucky University on Sunday, March 31. Doubleheaders are scheduled both days at 1 p.m. at the Southeast Softball Complex. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats available at GoSoutheast.com.

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Track and Field Hosts Joey Haines Invitational

Southeast Missouri's track and field teams host their annual Joey Haines Invitational today and Saturday, March 29-30, at the Abe Stuber Track and Field Complex. The meet begins with the hammer throw at 3:30 p.m. on Friday. Running events will then begin at noon Saturday.

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Tennis Hosts Two OVC Matches

The Redhawk women's tennis team hosts Tennessee State University at 1 p.m. today, March 29, and Belmont University at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 30, in Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) action this weekend.

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Spring Sports Radio Show is Monday

The fourth Southeast Missouri Spring Sports radio show is on Monday, April 1, at Wings Etc. in Jackson. Listen live from 12-1 p.m. at ESPN 1220 and 1470 AM. 

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