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CAMPUS

Campus Memorial Service for Dr. C.P. Gause Planned for Oct. 9

Campus Memorial Service for Dr. C.P. Gause Planned for Oct. 9

The Southeast Missouri State University College of Education, Health and Human Studies will host a memorial service at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, in Rose Theatre to celebrate the life of Dr. C.P. Gause and his powerful influence on students and colleagues. A reception will follow. Southeast faculty, staff and students are invited to the memorial service as is the …

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Southeast TGIFlyday Spirit Day

Celebration Kick-off Scheduled Oct. 4

Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to celebrate TGIFlyday every Friday by wearing their Southeast gear. The new campus-wide spirit day is a chance to showcase school spirit by wearing red and black, SEMO or Redhawks gear on Fridays. This Friday, Oct. 4, is the official kickoff with activities planned from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Southeast Bookstore. Drop by and enjoy hotdogs grilled by Smokin' Brothers, games with the chance to win Redhawk gear and special guest appearance by Rowdy and members of the Southeast Marching band playing from 12:30-1 p.m. Plus, stock up on Flyday wear with the First Friday 25% off discount at the Bookstore. Celebrate TGIFlyday, and let's dress the nest!

Fast Track Workforce Incentive Grant Now Available to Adult Learners at Southeast

Fast Track Workforce Incentive Grant Now Available to Adult Learners at Southeast

Adult learners returning to college at Southeast Missouri State University this fall can now take advantage of Missouri’s new Fast Track Workforce Incentive Grant. This new statewide financial aid program is available to adults entering college for the first time or who have some college credit. The grant can be used to pursue a certificate, degree or industry-recognized credential in …

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Southeast Innovation Challenge 2019 Announced

Southeast Innovation Challenge 2019 Announced

The Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast Missouri State University announces the fourth annual Southeast Innovation Challenge to coincide with this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week Nov. 17-23. The competition gives current students the opportunity to be heard and win prizes for providing an innovative solution to a student campus experience. Interested students are required to attend …

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Oct. 4 Last Day for Early-Bird Registration for KRCU's 'Monster Mash Dash' 5K

KRCU invites the Southeast community to don a spooky costume and participate in "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 in an effort to raise funds for KRCU Public Radio. Halloween costumes are encouraged, but not …

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The Clothesline Project Highlighting Domestic Violence Awareness Oct. 1-3

October is recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month to shed light on the epidemic of domestic and dating violence. The Campus Violence Prevention Program, in collaboration with Southeast’s Redhawks Rising and Redhawk Health Educators, will host the annual Clothesline Project from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. today, Oct. 1, through Oct. 3 on Normal Avenue outside the University Center. The Clothesline Project …

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Southeast Homecoming Committee Hosting Blood Drive Oct. 7-8

The Southeast Homecoming Committee and the American Red Cross will host a blood drive from noon-7 p.m. Oct. 7-8 in the Student Recreation Center's East Gym. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit RedCrossBlood.org.

University Logo Now Registered Trademark

The University logo has been updated to reflect its status as a registered trademark and can be downloaded at https://semo.edu/university-marketing/resources/logos.html. Versions of the University logo without the trademark symbol should be discarded.  

Tornado Warning Sirens Being Tested Oct. 2

Southeast will test its tornado warning siren system at noon Wednesday, Oct. 2. This system is tested regularly at noon on the first Wednesday of each month. Those on or near campus can expect to hear the sirens sound outside at noon, and those in residence halls will hear an indoor alert. For more information on the tornado warning sirens, click here. For more information on SE Alerts, visit semo.edu/sealerts

EMPLOYEE

Human Resources Announces Employee Annual Benefits Open Enrollment Meetings

2020 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment will begin on Monday, Oct. 28, and end on Friday, Nov. 8.  Informational meetings will be held Oct. 14-24. Employees must register to attend a meeting through the Training and Development website. Dates and times can be accessed by selecting the “Sessions” tab. Employees may select “details” to access location information.   Select “enroll” to register …

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Employees Encouraged to Conduct Federal, State Paycheck Checkups

Human Resources reminds employees that the Internal Revenue Service encourages all tax payers to check their current withholdings, by doing a Paycheck Checkup. Taxpayers can use the Federal Tax Withholding Estimator to help identify estimated tax owed for 2019. This will help taxpayers determine, if a withholding change is necessary, for the last quarter of 2019. As a reminder, the …

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'Take-Away Friday' Continues Oct. 4 with Culturally Responsive Instruction

The Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning (CSTL) continues the "Take-Away Friday" series of faculty development presentations at noon Oct. 4 in the Jean Ann Whitaker Model Classroom in the EDvolution Center, Scully Room 209. "Biography-Driven Culturally Responsive Instruction by Dr. Socorro Herrera" will be presented by Dr. Lesley Krome, assistant professor of psychology, who will discuss strategies for accessing students' knowledge and incorporating them into teaching to build and strengthen their understanding of the course content. Additionally, Krome will discuss hidden curriculum, implicit bias, everyday anti-racism and addressing microaggressions, intercultural competency, and value-bracketing. This session counts towards the certificate in Culturally Responsive Teaching. To register, visit https://cstl.semo.edu/event

Safe Zone Training Oct. 7

The Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity and the LGBTQ+ Resource Center will host a Safe Zone training on Oct. 7 from 5:30- 7:30 p.m. The training will include lectures, discussion and interactive activities to provide participants 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

Southeast Observing Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Beginning today, Oct. 1, the Southeast campus community will observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic Violence Awareness Month evolved from the “Day of Unity” held in October 1981 and was conceived by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The “Day of Unity” soon evolved into a week, and in October 1987, the first National Domestic Violence Awareness Month was observed. …

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Faculty/Staff Portrait Day Oct. 9

The next Faculty/Staff Portrait Day is scheduled for 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 9 on the third floor of Kent Library, for faculty and staff members wishing to have a portrait-style photograph taken for departmental Web pages or other publications. No appointments are necessary. The final Portrait Day this semester will be Nov. 7 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Magill Hall second floor lounge.

ACADEMIC

Southeast Nursing Alumna Thriving as Nurse Anesthetist

The nursing program has a long tradition of propelling graduating into outstanding careers in the healthcare industry. One such alumna, Kaitlyn Brown of Jackson, Missouri, graduated from Southeast in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She continued her education at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, where last May she completed a doctorate of nursing practice in nurse anesthesia. On attending …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

‘Ain’t Misbehavin’’ to Celebrate Legendary Jazz Oct. 10-12 at River Campus

‘Ain’t Misbehavin’’ to Celebrate Legendary Jazz Oct. 10-12 at River Campus

Jump and jive with the cast of “Ain’t Misbehavin’” and enjoy the Harlem stride style music that laid the groundwork for modern jazz piano Oct. 10-12 as part of the Second Stage Series at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The sassy, sultry musical celebration takes audiences along a journey with eight performers through the timeless music of legendary jazz …

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Gala Season Opening Concert to Feature Distinguished Violinist Cho-Liang Lin

The Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra will present its Gala Season Opening Concert on Tuesday, Oct. 8, featuring the esteemed violinist, Cho-Liang Lin, in a performance of the beloved Tchaikovsky “Violin Concerto.” The concert is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall on the River Campus at Southeast Missouri State University. Also on the program will be …

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Southeast Art Guild Hosting Chili Cook-off, Art Show and Sale Oct. 3

Southeast Art Guild Hosting Chili Cook-off, Art Show and Sale Oct. 3

The Art Guild, a Southeast Missouri State University student organization of artists and those interested in the arts, is holding its annual Chili Cook-off and Show and Sale on Thursday, Oct. 3. The Show and Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, in the atrium of the Cultural Arts Center on the Southeast …

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Southeast River Campus Hosting Internationally Recognized Fight Choreographer

The Holland College of Arts and Media at Southeast Missouri State University will host Lloyd Caldwell for a masterclass presentation in rapier and dagger on Friday, Oct. 4 The class, scheduled from noon- 2 p.m. in the Kenneth and Jeanine Dobbins River Campus Center Room 114, is an opportunity for Southeast students to work on their stage combat skills with …

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Southeast Student’s ‘Stories Untold’ Featured in Catapult’s Artist of the Month Exhibit

Southeast Student’s ‘Stories Untold’ Featured in Catapult’s Artist of the Month Exhibit

“Stories Untold” will be this year’s second Student Artist of the Month exhibit at Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House. The exhibition, currently on display on the second floor of Catapult, features the work of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, native Ryan Nevill, a senior at Southeast pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in printmaking. The exhibition will remain on display …

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Catapult Press Printmaking Exhibit Explores Tejanos Culture

"Tejanos: The Border Crossed Us," a printmaking portfolio exchange, will be on display Oct. 4-Nov. 11 at the Catapult Press in Catapult Creative House. The exhibit, organized by J. Leigh Garcia, adjunct professor at Pensacola State College, and artist Wendi Valladares, explores the complex history between Texans and Mexicans which resulted in a melding of these two cultures into what is known …

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Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Trick Art Treat’ Make and Take Activity Oct. 4

‘Trick Art Treat’ Make and Take Activity Oct. 4 at Crisp Museum

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host a “Trick Art Treat” Make and Take Activity as part of Cape Girardeau’s First Friday with the Arts activities Oct. 4 from 4-8 p.m. The public is invited to attend, and admission is free. Supplies are provided. Museum staff will lead participants in using acrylic …

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Crisp Museum Hosting 'Little Feather Gourd Basket' Workshops Oct. 12

'Little Feather Gourd Basket' Workshops Oct. 12 at Crisp Museum

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting “Little Feather Gourd Basket” workshops Oct. 12 at 1 and 2:30 p.m. This event is free for ages 5-10, and is open to the public. Supplies will be provided. A preregistration fee of $5 is due by Oct. 5. During the workshop, …

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Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Upscaled Metal Sculpture’ Workshop Oct. 15

Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Upscaled Metal Sculpture’ Workshop Oct. 15

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting an “Upscaled Metal Sculpture” workshop Oct. 15 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. This event is free for adults and is open to the public. Supplies will be provided. A preregistration fee of $5 is due by Oct. 5. During the workshop, local artist Bridget …

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REDHAWKS

Football Opens OVC Play Oct. 5

Southeast Missouri opens Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) play when it hosts Tennessee Tech University on Saturday, Oct. 5. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Houck Field. All games are broadcast live on the radio at Real Rock 99.3 FM. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats available at GoSoutheast.com. Saturday is Take a Kid to the Game. All kids 14 and under are free.

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Soccer Returns Home to Host SIUE

The Redhawk women's soccer team returns home to host Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) on Thursday, Oct. 3, at 6:30 p.m. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats available at GoSoutheast.com.

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