Tuesday, March 9, 2021

CAMPUS

State of the University Address to be Delivered Oct. 15 at Convocation

Dr. Carlos Vargas, president of Southeast Missouri State University, will deliver the State of the University Address at the annual Faculty and Staff Convocation at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, in Academic Hall Auditorium. A reception will be held immediately following, compliments of Chartwells. A video recording of the address and State of the University materials will be available online after the event at https://semo.edu/president/initiatives/state-of-the-university.html. An update will be provided when these items may be accessed.

Area Employers Eager to Meet Southeast Students at Fall 2019 Career Expo

Area Employers Eager to Meet Southeast Students at Fall 2019 Career Expo

The Fall 2019 Career Expo at Southeast Missouri State University will offer students the opportunity to meet with 135 employers on Thursday, Oct. 10, in the Student Recreation Center. The event, scheduled from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., will provide a venue for students to explore a variety of professions and meet with employers. Employers representing local, regional, national and international industries …

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Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District to Hold Docket Oct. 22 at Southeast

Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District to Hold Docket Oct. 22 at Southeast

Students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to attend the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, when it holds its Southern Division docket beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 22 at Southeast Missouri State University. The oral arguments, which are open to the public, will be heard in Glenn Auditorium of Robert A. Dempster Hall. The docket includes three …

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

Campus Memorial Service for Dr. C.P. Gause Planned for Wednesday, 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 and reception, as …

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LGBTQ+ History Month to be Observed with Film Screening, Lecture by Rodney Wilson

An LGBTQ+ Film Screening and Lecture Oct. 19 at Southeast Missouri State University will feature the showing of a documentary titled “Taboo Teaching: A Profile of Missouri Teacher Rodney Wilson” followed by a presentation from Wilson himself. Wilson will discuss his experience as an openly gay teacher at the event titled “Taboo Teaching: How One Teacher from Small Town Missouri …

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An Evening of Tapas and Sangria Oct. 11

Enjoy Spanish tapas and sangria, listen to Spanish gitano and flamenco music, and enjoy an informative presentation by Dr. Frank Nickell about “When Cape Girardeau was Spanish,” as part of Southeast’s celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month Oct. 11 from 6-8 p.m. at the River Ridge Winery, County Road 321 in Commerce, Missouri. Tickets are $30 per person and all proceeds help endow the “Brindando Educacion con Acceso,” or Believing Everyone Can Achieve (BECA) Hispanic/Latino Scholarship established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. To register, click here.

Tickets on Sale for SEMO Night with the St. Louis Blues

SEMO Night with the St. Louis Blues will be Saturday, Jan. 11. Show off your Redhawk pride and cheer on the St. Louis Blues as they battle the New York Rangers in a 7 p.m. game at the Enterprise Center. The Southeast Alumni Association has tickets for the game starting at $59. Tickets are limited and available online.

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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Additional Testing Available at Annual Health and Wellness Fair

Recreational Services and Human Resources are very excited to announce that additional screenings will be offered to our employees at the Annual Employee Health and Wellness Fair on Oct. 22-23.  Integra Wellness will be on site again this year at the health fair to perform Stroke/Carotid Artery Ultrasounds, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Ultrasounds and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) tests.  Visit www.integrawellness.com …

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Training Being Offered on Identifying and Applying for Grant and Contract Funding

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) will offer three training opportunities this semester for faculty and staff interested in writing grant or contract applications to fund research or other projects:  What You Need to Know to Find Grant Funding Opportunities (Oct. 16), Grant Proposal Planning and Writing (Oct. 23), and How to Prepare a Grant Proposal Budget (Oct. …

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'Take-Away Friday' Continues Oct. 11 with SupportNET Refresher, Q&A

The Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning (CSTL) continues its "Take-Away Friday" series of faculty development presentations at noon Oct. 11 in the Jean Ann Whitaker Model Classroom in the EDvolution Center, Scully Room 209. "SupportNET Refresher and Q&A" will be presented by Verona Lambert, Enrollment Management Systems administrator. The presentation will address the topics of how to use SupportNET and more. To register, visit https://cstl.semo.edu/event

Faculty, Staff Commencement Regalia Rental Orders Due Nov. 10

Faculty, Staff Commencement Regalia Rental Orders Due Nov. 10

Commencement will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, 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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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

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 Alumni Nominated to Compose Work for St. Louis Symphony Members

Southeast Alumnus Nominated to Compose Work for St. Louis Symphony 

Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Daniel Fitzpatrick has recently been nominated to compose a piece for the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. Fitzpatrick, a 2019 Southeast graduate with a Bachelor of Music with an emphasis on music composition, is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in music composition at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Fitzpatrick was commissioned to compose a new piece …

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St. Louis Artist to Present ‘It’s All Relative’ in After Hours Series

St. Louis Artist to Present ‘It’s All Relative’ in After Hours Series

The After Hours: Conversations on Art and Culture series opens this year on Oct. 10 with this semester’s topic, “Keeping it Close to Home: A Global Perspective.” The event, scheduled for 7 p.m. at Catapult Creative House, will feature St. Louis-based artist and designer Sammi Allen. Allen is a Southeast Missouri State University alumna, graduating in 2019 with …

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Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Halloween at the Museum’ Oct. 19-20

Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Halloween at the Museum’ Oct. 19-20

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting a “Halloween at the Museum” open house Oct. 19 and 20. The Crisp Museum will be open from 1-4 p.m. both days. These events are free and open to the public. During the open house, guests can make take-home, Halloween-themed crafts including …

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BOGO Faculty, Staff Tickets Available for 'Voxman Reed Trio'

 Buy one get one free tickets are available for "Voxman Reed Trio," a concert of woodwind chamber music presented by the Department of Music at the River Campus at 3 p.m. Oct. 13. 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.

BOGO Faculty, Staff Tickets Available for 'Wind Band Classics'

Buy one get one free tickets are available for "Wind Band Classics," a concert showcasing memorable standard works for wind band presented by the Southeast Wind Symphony at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15. 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.

REDHAWKS

Baseball Hosts Exhibition Game Today

Southeast Missouri faces Jefferson College in an exhibition baseball game today at 4 p.m. at Capaha Field.

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Redhawks Rank 13th in the Nation in United Soccer Coaches Team GPA

Southeast Missouri ranked 13th in the nation in grade point average after posting a 3.66 GPA for the 2018-2019 academic year, according to the United Soccer Coaches (USC).

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Adams and Ochs Tabbed OVC Players of the Week

Maggie Adams and Claire Ochs each earned Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) Volleyball Player of the Week honors on Monday, Oct. 7. Adams was named OVC Defensive Player of the Week, and Ochs was tabbed OVC Co-Setter of the Week.

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