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CAMPUS

Southeast to Celebrate Family Weekend Sept. 20-22

Southeast to Celebrate Family Weekend Sept. 20-22

Families of Southeast Missouri State University students are invited to visit their students, enjoy the campus and experience all the City of Cape Girardeau has to offer Sept. 20-22 with a full schedule of activities on Family Weekend. The weekend features fun-filled family-oriented events highlighted by a Redhawks football game on Saturday, Sept. 21. “Family Weekend is the ideal time early …

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Southeast Hosting Campus Safety Day Sept. 18

Southeast Hosting Campus Safety Day Sept. 18

Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Public Safety (DPS) will host Campus Safety Day Sept. 18 to promote campus and public safety, disaster preparedness and crime prevention. Campus Safety Day is scheduled from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Normal Avenue between Kent Library and Academic Hall. Normal Avenue will be closed between Pacific and Henderson streets. In the event of inclement …

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KRCU Radio Hosting 'Monster Mash Dash' 5K Oct. 19

KRCU invites the Southeast community to don a spooky costume and participate in the "Monster Mash Dash," the second annual 5KRCU on Saturday, Oct. 19. Participants have the option to run competitively with professional timing provided by the Cape Road Runners or walk for leisure to raise funds for KRCU Public Radio. Halloween costumes are encouraged but …

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Bertling Street at West End Closed Beginning Sept. 12 for Repairs

Bertling Street will be closed in both directions on the east side of the West End Boulevard intersection for up to a week starting Thursday, Sept. 12, to repair the street following water system work. Detours will be marked to direct traffic around the closure via West End Boulevard, Butler Street and Henderson Avenue. No driveways will be blocked. For a map of the recommended detours, click the image.

EMPLOYEE

Safe Zone Trainings Announced

The Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity and LBGTQ+ Resource Center will host Safe Zone trainings 8:30-10:30 a.m. Sept. 13 and Sept. 27 and 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 7. The training program will include lectures, discussion and interactive activities to provide attendees the tools to be an ally to the LGBTQ+ community. Safe Zone training is open to faculty, staff and students. To register, visit https://semo.edu/training/safe-zone.html. For more information on Safe Zone training, contact the LGBTQ+ Resource Center at (573) 651-2677 or lgbta@semo.edu.

'Take-Away Friday' Continues Sept. 13 with 'Integrity Week: Basic Exam Security Techniques'

The Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning continues the "Take-Away Friday" series of faculty development presentations at noon Sept. 13 in the Jean Ann Whitaker Model Classroom in the EDvolution Center, Scully Room 209. "Integrity Week: Basic Exam Security Techniques - Keep your exams valid and reliable" will be presented by Dr. Sally Carter, director of Testing Services, who will discuss the best practices for writing, proctoring and scoring your exams to deter item harvesting, level the playing field for all students, and eliminate the need to write new tests each semester. To register, visit https://cstl.semo.edu/event/

ACADEMIC

Public Reading of Southeast Faculty Member's New Novel Scheduled Sept. 13

Dr. James Brubaker, Southeast associate professor of English and director of the University Press, will perform a public reading from his new novel, "The Taxidermist's Catalog," on Friday, Sept. 13, at Catapult Creative House. The event is free and open to the public. A book signing will follow the reading, and books will be available for purchase at the event. Brubaker is the author of "The Taxidermist's Catalog," "Liner Notes," "Pilot Season" and "Black Magic Death Sphere." His stories have appeared in venues including Zoetrope: All Story, Booth, The Collagist, Indiana Review, Hobard and Michigan Quarterly Review. For more information, contact Brubaker at (573) 651-2136 or jbrubaker@semo.edu

Missouri Court of Appeals Judge to Deliver Constitution Day Presentation at Southeast

The Honorable Lisa P. Page of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, will speak at Southeast Missouri State University Sept. 16, commemorating Constitution Day. Page, a Southeast graduate, will discuss the decision in Hazelwood v. Kuhlemeir, a freedom of the press case that arose when student journalists were told by their principal that stories on teen pregnancy and divorce …

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Southeast Agriculture Students Showing Heifers, Collegiate Cattlemen Assisting Exhibitors at SEMO District Fair

Southeast Missouri State University’s Livestock Show Team is exhibiting two heifers at the SEMO District Fair this week in Cape Girardeau. The heifers have been raised at Southeast’s David M. Barton Agriculture Research Center. Both will be shown in the Open Commercial Heifer Division on Friday, Sept. 13, beginning at 1 p.m.  Members of the Show Team will be present at the fairgrounds throughout the week. In addition, Southeast’s Collegiate Cattlemen are handing out ribbons to Open Division Bull and Heifer exhibitors on Thursday and Friday of this week. Shows will be at 8 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, and 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13. Collegiate members are assisting exhibitors throughout the showing and helping serve an exhibitors’ meal to all local 4-H and FFA members at 5 p.m. tonight, Sept. 10. This meal serves as a welcome dinner for all youth livestock exhibitors.

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

‘The Three Musketeers’ to Bring Intrigue, Treachery, Love in Epic Tale to Bedell Stage

‘The Three Musketeers’ to Bring Intrigue, Treachery, Love in Epic Tale to Bedell Stage

A tale of heroism, treachery, close escapes, and above all, honor, “The Three Musketeers” will delight audiences in this great coming-of-age story and romantic adventure Sept. 25-29 at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The talented professionals and students of The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance will bring to life this masterful hit play adapted from the …

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Artemisia Vocal Trio Performing Sept. 22 in ‘Sundays at Three’ Series

Artemisia Vocal Trio Performing Sept. 22 in ‘Sundays at Three’ Series

Celebrate the strength of women with the Artemisia Vocal Trio in “Sounds Like Us” as part of the Chateau Girardeau “Sundays at Three” series Sept. 22 at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. What happens when a woman finds her voice? What happens when her strength is cultivated? What happens when that story is sung? In “Sounds Like Us,” Chicago-based …

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Southeast Missouri History Focus of Crisp Museum’s ‘Talk on Tuesday’ Sept. 17

“Explore Local History in the Classroom and Beyond” at the Sept. 17 installment of the “Talks on Tuesday” series in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. Dr. Courtney Kisat, assistant professor of history in Southeast’s Department of History and Anthropology, will give the presentation at 7 p.m., which is free …

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Crisp Museum Hosting Chain Mail Workshop Sept. 28

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting a “Chain Mail” workshop Sept. 28 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This event is free for ages 14 and older and is open to the public. Supplies will be provided. Registration is due by Sept. 21. During the workshop, participants will learn the …

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Crisp Museum Hosting Wand Making Workshop Sept. 28

Crisp Museum Hosting Wand Making Workshop Sept. 28

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting a “Wand-Making” workshop Sept. 28 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This event is free for ages 10 and older and is open to the public. Supplies will be provided. Registration is required by Sept. 21. During the workshop, participants will learn how to make …

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Volunteers Needed for Crisp Museum’s Heritage Days Events

Volunteers Needed for Crisp Museum’s Heritage Days Events

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is seeking volunteers to help with and participate in its history events in conjunction with Cape Girardeau’s Heritage Days Oct. 5 and 6. Crisp Museum will be open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. both days. Volunteers are needed on both days who have an interest …

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REDHAWKS

Volleyball Faces Southern Illinois Today

The Redhawk volleyball team crosses the Mississippi River to face rival Southern Illinois University-Carbondale today, Sept. 10, at 6 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ESPN+. Live stats available at GoSoutheast.com

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