Wednesday, March 3, 2021

CAMPUS

Regents to Set Tuition, General Fees for Fall 2019

Regents to Set Tuition, General Fees for Fall 2019

The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents will consider a tuition and fee schedule for fall 2019 when it meets at 8:30 a.m. today, May 10 in the Board of Regents Room in Academic Hall. The Regents are expected to set tuition rates for the Cape Girardeau campus, Southeast’s regional campuses and for online degree programs. The Board also will …

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1,401 to Receive Degrees at Southeast’s Spring Commencement Ceremonies May 11

1,401 to Receive Degrees at Southeast’s Spring Commencement Ceremonies May 11

Southeast Missouri State University will hold its spring commencement ceremonies May 11 during which 1,401 students – 1,105 undergraduates, 268 master’s degree candidates and 28 specialist candidates – will be graduating. Southeast will hold two commencement ceremonies in the Show Me Center. Candidates in the College of Education, Health and Human Studies; and the Harrison College of Business and Computing …

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Pujol Appointed Interim Dean of College of Education, Health and Human Studies

Pujol Appointed Interim Dean of College of Education, Health and Human Studies

Dr. Joe Pujol, chair of the Department of Kinesiology, Nutrition and Recreation and professor of exercise science at Southeast Missouri State University, has been appointed interim dean of the College of Education, Health and Human Studies, effective June 1, 2019. Pujol, who has served as a faculty member for 23 years, 15 of those as department chair, will serve as …

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Southeast Cybersecurity Grad Aims to Protect, Secure World’s Data with Ernst and Young

Southeast Cybersecurity Grad Aims to Protect, Secure World’s Data with Ernst and Young

To say that Southeast Missouri State University graduating senior Connor McGarr was sought after in the job market for his cybersecurity prowess is an understatement. The Cape Girardeau native will cross the stage during commencement exercises May 11, closing the book on his undergraduate career and opening a new chapter as a consultant with Big Four accounting firm Ernst and …

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Southeast Finance Graduate Plans to Soar with Boeing

Southeast Finance Graduate Plans to Soar with Boeing

Southeast Missouri State University graduating senior Chris Gibbons has parlayed the knowledge and skills he’s gained in the classroom and the confidence that student organizations and practicum experiences have given him into his first job as a procurement agent with Boeing, where he soon plans to launch a carefully planned business career. Gibbons, of Pacific, Missouri, will graduate from Southeast …

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Sikeston Campus Grads Poised to Educate Next Generation in Southeast Missouri

Sikeston Campus Grads Poised to Educate Next Generation in Southeast Missouri

Nine education majors at Southeast Missouri State University-Sikeston will pause this weekend to celebrate an educational milestone – the completion of their college degree -- before moving on to school districts throughout southeast Missouri where they’ve already been tapped to positively shape the minds and lives of the next generation. The future educators, who will begin their new duties next …

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Southeast Finance Grad to Help Others Achieve their Business Dreams at Commerce Bank

Southeast Finance Grad to Help Others Achieve their Business Dreams at Commerce Bank

For Southeast Missouri State University graduating senior Skyler Neels, launching his career with Commerce Bank is an opportunity to positively impact the local business community. “I’m incredibly excited about my future, and what excites me the most about starting my career at Commerce Bank is I’ll be helping people achieve their financial goals and help them reach their life goals,” …

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Call for Story Tips on Student Summer Internships

With many of our students headed off to participate in internships and various summer experiences, Southeast's University Communications is seeking tips on feature stories about fascinating, competitive, unusual or high-tech internships or experiences Southeast students will be engaged in this summer. Their stories will be featured on the University website, in social media and in regional media outlets throughout the …

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University Announces Summer Hours

University Announces Summer Hours

Southeast Missouri State University will observe summer office hours beginning Monday, May 13. Summer office hours for University offices will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 9. Regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. will resume Aug. 12. Fall 2019 semester classes begin Aug. 19 at Southeast. Student Recreation Center/ Student Aquatic Center: The Student Recreation …

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Newswire to Begin Summer Schedule

The Southeast Newswire will be distributed once a week on Wednesdays during the summer. The first summer edition will be distributed on Wednesday, May 15. Items to be considered for the Newswire throughout the summer should be submitted by noon on Tuesdays at http://news.semo.edu/newswire-submission-form/.

EMPLOYEE

Six Flags St. Louis Tickets Now Available

The Human Resources office is selling Six Flags St. Louis tickets. All employees and students can purchase a one-day ticket for $46, a season pass for $62 and day parking passes for $15. Tickets are available in the Human Resources office located in Academic Hall, lower level, Room 012. Tickets may be purchased in person Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Payment by cash, check, Visa, MasterCard or Discover is acceptable. Tickets may also be purchased online at sixflags.com/PartnerLogin with the Username "SEMO" and Password "SixFlags8". For more information on Six Flags St. Louis, visit https://www.sixflags.com

ACADEMIC

Winners of Southeast’s 2019 Startup Pitch Competition Announced

Winners of Southeast’s 2019 Startup Pitch Competition Announced

The Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast Missouri State University is pleased to announce the winners of the third annual Southeast Startup Pitch Competition on May 1. Southeast students from the five teams presented their business pitch live to a team of local entrepreneur judges. The teams had 10 minutes to make a presentation and answer …

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Applications for 2019 Middle Eastern Studies Faculty-Student Research Collaboration Grant Due May 15

Mideast meets Midwest, a joint venture between Southeast, Missouri State University and the University of Central Missouri regarding Middle Eastern Studies, is currently accepting applications for faculty-student collaborative research grants. Awards of up to $2,500 will be offered to teams from any academic discipline that consist of at least one faculty member and one undergraduate student conducting innovative research on the …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Chicago Live in Concert Comes to the Show Me Center May 21

Chicago Live In Concert comes to the Show Me Center May 21 at 8 p.m. From the signature sound of the Chicago horns, their iconic vocalists, and a few dozen of ever-classic songs, this band's concerts are celebrations, and 2019 marks the band's 52nd consecutive year of touring, without missing a single concert date. For more information and tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.biz.

REDHAWKS

Redhawks Face Jacksonville State in OVC Softball Tournament

The 2019 Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) regular-season champion and top-seeded Southeast Missouri softball team moves on to face #2 Jacksonville State today, May 10, at 1:30 p.m. in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament in Oxford, Alabama. The Redhawks shutout #5 Eastern Kentucky, 6-0 on May 9 to advance to today's game. Video for all games of the tournament is available on ESPN+. Live stats can be accessed at OVCSports.com.

Baseball Hosts Eastern Kentucky

The Redhawk baseball team hosts Eastern Kentucky in its final home series of the season this weekend. Southeast Missouri opens the series with a 6 p.m. matchup on Friday, May 10. All games are broadcast live on the radio at ESPN 1220 AM. Live stats available at GoSoutheast.com

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