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CAMPUS

Arrow Named National Finalist in ACP Design of the Year Competition

Arrow Named National Finalist in ACP Design of the Year Competition

Southeast Missouri State University’s student newspaper, the Arrow, is a national finalist in the Associated Collegiate Press (ACP) 2019 Design of the Year competition. Judges recognized student work in two categories — newspaper front page and newspaper inside page/spread. Former Arrow Design Editor Christian Edwin and former Arrow Editor Matt Dollard are responsible for the entries. “Our students have room …

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Neal E. Boyd, Southeast Fraternity Celebrated With New Endowment

The Jason J. LeGrand and Neal E. Boyd Endowment has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation.  LeGrand established the award to honor Boyd and celebrate their friendship, and to support character and leadership development for students who are members of their fraternity, Lambda Chi Alpha. Boyd was a 2001 graduate and well-known performer and recording artist who passed …

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Enrollment Services Vendor Presenting Oct. 22 at Southeast

Ruffalo Noel Levitz will be making a campus presentation from 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in the University Center Redhawks Room to discuss solutions to support the University’s strategic enrollment planning process, "Enhancing Recruitment and Student Success." An RFP was issued in July to solicit proposals to explore solutions to enhance student search and lead management, application marketing, strategic …

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'Will To Do' Award Topic of KRCU's 'Focus on Southeast'

KRCU General Manager Dan Woods recently sat down with Southeast President Carlos Vargas; Matthew Kearney, director of Student Financial Services; and Matthew Rolwing, president of the Student Government Association; in the latest edition of “Focus on Southeast.” In this installment, Vargas, Kearney and Rolwing discuss the University's new "Will to Do Award," a need-based scholarship to fill the gap in …

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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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CTS Staff Council Hosting Blood Drive Oct. 31

Carve out a new tradition with CTS Staff Council as it hosts its Third Annual Halloween Blood Drive from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 31 in the Dempster Atrium. Walk-ins are welcome, however appointments are preferred. To schedule an appointment, click here. All donors are encouraged to wear their costumes and enjoy candy while supplies last. For more information, contact Michael King at mdking@semo.edu

ACADEMIC

Swedish High School Students Explore Entrepreneurship at Southeast

Swedish High School Students Explore Entrepreneurship at Southeast

Thirty-five students from Swedish high school, Tibble Gymnasium, visited Southeast Missouri State University Oct. 17, to explore entrepreneurship in its many forms. The group toured Catapult Creative House, explored the International Village, met with local entrepreneurs Laurie Everett and Lisa Essmeyer, and visited Annie Laurie's, Indie House and Fudio in downtown Cape Girardeau. At the International Village, the group …

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New Application Process Set for Study Abroad Scholarships

New Application Process Set for Study Abroad Scholarships

A new application process for scholarships to help students cover the cost of studying abroad is now available. Please share this information with your students. This year alone, more than $33,000 in study abroad scholarships will be distributed. In this new process, students are eligible to apply for an award no matter where they are in the study abroad process.  …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Film Screening of Disney's 'Coco' Rescheduled Oct. 20

The film screening of Disney's "Coco," presented by the Office of Continuing Education and the Economic and Business Engagement Center, originally scheduled Oct. 6 has been rescheduled for Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. This fun-filled family event for the local and campus community is part of Southeast's celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and will take place in Lorimier Cemetery, 500 N. Fountain St. Additionally, the evening will feature “Dia de a Las Muertes” face painting and glow sticks for purchase from the Student Organization of Latinos (SOL), Halloween-themed treats for purchase made by the Hospitality Management Student Association, and the Historic Preservation Student Association will give ghostly tours of Old Lorimier Cemetery for visitors to meet some of the most infamous and famous Cape Girardeau citizens.

‘Heathers: The Musical’ Opens Dialogue on Teen Issues in Offbeat Comedy at River Campus

‘Heathers: The Musical’ Opens Dialogue on Teen Issues in Offbeat Comedy at River Campus

The darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer who rejects the cruelest girls in Westerberg High, the Heathers, for a new boyfriend who plans to put the girls in their place, six feet under, exposes bullying, depression, teen suicide and a range of adolescent issues in the hilarious heartfelt comedy, “Heathers: The Musical” Oct. 30-Nov. 10 at Southeast Missouri State University’s …

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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 'Across Disciplines 1: Marimba and Dance'

Buy one get one free tickets are available for "Across Disciplines 1: Marimba and Dance" presented by the Department of Music and The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance at the River Campus at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24. 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.

Harlem Globetrotters Coming to Show Me Center Feb. 7

The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring larger than life entertainers, will bring their all-new show, “Pushing the Limits," to the Show Me Center Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. Every show features a blend of hilarious hijinks and incredible basketball skills including ball handling, high flying dunks, and a new record-breaking attempt. For more information and tickets, visit ShowMeCenter.Biz.

REDHAWKS

Football Heads to #14 Jacksonville State for OVC Game of the Week

Southeast Missouri heads to #14 Jacksonville State University for an Ohio Valley Conference showdown Saturday, Oct. 19. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. at Burgess-Snow Field. Listen live at Real Rock 99.3 FM. Watch live on ESPN3. Live stats available at JSUGamecoskSports.com.

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Baseball Begins Fall World Series

Southeast Missouri's baseball team begins its annual intrasquad Fall World Series on Monday, Oct. 21. Dates for the entire series include Oct. 21, 22, 24, 25, 28 and 30, and Nov. 1. All games will be played at Capaha Field. Game times are to be announced and will be posted at GoSoutheast.com once they are confirmed.

Soccer Travels to UT Martin

Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) leader Southeast Missouri State University travels to University of Tennessee-Martin on Sunday, Oct. 20. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats at UTMSports.com.

Volleyball Hosts Two Matches This Weekend

The Redhawk volleyball team hosts Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) leader Morehead State University tonight, Oct. 18, at 5 p.m., and Eastern Kentucky University on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m. Both matches will be played at Houck Field House. Watch live on ESPN+. Live stats at GoSoutheast.com.

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Cross Country Returns to Action

Southeast Missouri men's and women's cross country teams are back in action when they compete at the Bradley Pink Classic in Peoria, Illinois, today, Oct. 18.

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Football Radio Show is Monday at Wings Etc. in Jackson

The Southeast Missouri football radio show is on Monday, Oct. 21, at Wings Etc. in Jackson. Listen live from noon-1 p.m. at ESPN 1220 and 1470 AM.

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