Tuesday, March 9, 2021

CAMPUS

Southeast Scholarship Deadline Extended to May 1

Southeast Missouri State University has extended the deadline to May 1 for domestic freshmen to apply for the Copper Dome ($3,000 maximum) and Residence Life Leadership Award ($1,000) academic scholarships. Please have students apply by May 1 to be automatically considered for these awards. This extension allows the University to consider April ACT and SAT scores. For more information about value, eligibility, how …

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MAESP Names Southeast Alumnus Missouri’s National Distinguished Principal

MAESP Names Southeast Alumnus Missouri’s National Distinguished Principal

Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Lance McClard was named Missouri’s National Distinguished Principal by the Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals (MAESP) during the MAESP 2019 Leadership Conference March 2. McClard is principal of Millersville Elementary School and North Elementary School in the Jackson R-2 School District. The announcement of his achievement was a very emotional moment, McClard said. “When …

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Tameka Randle Named 573 Magazine’s Woman of the Year

Tameka Randle Named 573 Magazine’s Woman of the Year

Tameka Randle, assistant director of educational access and outreach programs with Southeast Missouri State University’s Academic Support Centers, has been named 573 Magazine’s Woman of the Year. “It is an honor to be selected as Woman of the Year by 573 Magazine and to be recognized for my passionate, hard-working, innovative and positive contributions,” Randle said. 573 Magazine devoted its January edition …

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All University Judicial Board Now Accepting Applications

The Office of Student Conduct (OSC) is currently seeking outstanding students to serve on the All University Judicial Board (AUJB) for the 2019-2020 academic year. The OSC is specifically looking for applicants who are educationally oriented, honest and fair-minded. The application and position description are available online on the OSC website under the "Judicial Board" tab at http://www.semo.edu/stuconduct/. Applications for the AUJB will be accepted through April 30. For more information, conduct the Office of Student Conduct at (573) 651-2264. The OSC greatly appreciates any referrals from members of the faculty, staff or student body at Southeast. The OSC welcomes diverse applicants from across all segments of the Southeast campus community.

Southeast Prevention Resource Center Hosting 'Current Drug Trends' Event April 25

The Southeast Prevention Resource Center is hosting the Drug Enforcement Administration to provide Southeast students, professionals and community members with information on the drugs that are becoming popular within the local community. "Current Drug Trends" is scheduled from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 25 in the University Center Ballroom A. This event will help educate and provide information to those who may come in contact with any of these drugs or people who may be using them. Lunch will be provided. To register, call (573) 986-6019 or email nwolfe@semo.edu. For more information, click here.

Heating-to-Cooling Transition Beginning in University Buildings

It's that time of year again when the University transitions from heating to cooling. This changeover can lead to customer inquiries about buildings being too hot or too cold. Facilities Management staff has been working to shut down certain heating systems and perform the proper maintenance to bring cooling systems online. Facilities Management is working to ensure a seamless changeover, but weather variations may cause unanticipated fluctuations to interior temperatures as they progress through the transition. Facilities Management apologizes in advance for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciates your patience as it performs these necessary tasks. If you have questions or concerns, contact the utilities management supervisor at (573) 651-2214.

Kent Library Hosting Poetry Station During National Library Week

To celebrate National Library Week, Kent Library will host a poetry creation station April 8-12. Supplies will be available to create collage and blackout poetry from old magazines and newspapers. The station will be located on Kent Library's main floor  near the Circulation Desk.

Broadway Between Lorimier, Fountain Closed April 9

The 300 block of Broadway between Lorimier and Fountain streets will be closed beginning Tuesday, April 9, at 6 a.m. for private sewer improvements. Every effort will be made to finish the project within a week and a half, weather permitting. Both intersections will remain open, and detours will be posted directing traffic to Themis Street and back to Broadway via Fountain Street and Lorimier Street.

ACADEMIC

Randle Named Missouri ACT Postsecondary Champion

Randle Named Missouri ACT Postsecondary Champion

Tameka Randle, assistant director of educational access and outreach programs with Southeast Missouri State University’s Academic Support Centers, has been named the American College Testing (ACT) Postsecondary Champion for Missouri. “It is rewarding to represent the state of Missouri and be among National ACT College and Career Readiness Champions demonstrating persistence through adversity, a collaborative approach to problem-solving, and a passion …

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Knudtson to Present 'The Role of Writing in My Career' April 9

The Center for Writing Excellence hosts the next Writing in the Disciplines Speakers Series event at noon Tuesday, April 9, in the University Center Program Lounge. “The Role of Writing in My Career” will be presented by Jay Knudtson, former mayor of Cape Girardeau from 2002-2010, member of Southeast's Board of Regents, and executive vice president and founding board member of First Missouri State Bank, where he currently serves as chief lending officer and bank board director. This event is open to all faculty, staff and students. For more information and to register, contact Jennifer Weiss, coordinator of the Center for Writing Excellence, at jlweiss@semo.edu.

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Art Nouveau Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ April 16

Art Nouveau Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Historic Tuesday Talk’ April 16

“Decadence and Design: Digging Below the Surface of Art Nouveau” will be the focus of the April 16 installment in the “Historic Tuesday Talk” series in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. Dr. Joni Hand, associate professor of art history at Southeast, will give the presentation at 7 p.m., which …

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Discount Faculty and Staff Tickets Available for 'Gathering of Nations'

Discount tickets are available for a recital titled "Gathering of Nations" featuring works for bassoon by Native American composers. Jacqueline Wilson, bassoon, with guest artist Yuko Kato will perform. The event is scheduled for 3 p.m. April 7 at the River Campus. 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 Box Office. A valid faculty or staff ID must be presented when purchasing.

Discount Faculty and Staff Tickets Available for 'Jazz: Spring Swing'

Discount tickets are available for the Jazz Series final concert of the year, "Spring, Swing!" at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. on April 11. 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 Box Office. A valid faculty or staff ID must be presented when purchasing.

REDHAWKS

Redhawks Take on Jacksonville State in OVC Action

The Redhawks baseball team returns to Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) action when they welcome Jacksonville State University for a three-game series beginning tonight at 6 p.m. A free tailgate is scheduled for Saturday, April 6. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM. Live stats at GoSoutheast.com.

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Softball Heads to SIU-Edwardsville

The Redhawk softball team travels to Southern Illinois University (SIU)-Edwardsville on Saturday, April 6. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats available at SIUECougars.com.

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Tennis Plays Two Road Matches

Southeast's women's tennis team heads to Austin Peay State University today, April 5 and Murray State University on Saturday, April 6.

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Track and Field Competes at Gibson Invite

The Redhawk men's and women's track and field teams compete at the Gibson Invitational in Terre Haute, Indiana, today, April 5 and Saturday, April 6.

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Kaziska Heads to NCAA Baton Rouge Regional

Anna Kaziska will represent Southeast Missouri at the 2019 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships Baton Rouge Regional today, April 5. Kaziska will compete in floor exercises at 2 p.m.

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Spring Sports Radio Show is Monday

The final Southeast Missouri Spring Sports radio show is on Monday, April 8, at Wings Etc. in Cape Girardeau. Listen live from noon-1 p.m. at ESPN 1220 AM and 1470 AM.

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