Southeast Missouri Regional Museum, Community Leaders to Announce SBC Foundation Grant


$12,000 Gift will enhance technology and multimedia exhibits in the gallery

WHAT:   Community leaders will join Southeast Missouri State University’s Regional Museum officials and local lawmakers to celebrate a $12,000 SBC Excelerator Grant and $20,000 donation to the River Campus.

The grant will provide an Interactive Topographic Map and Audio for the geology exhibits to allow visitors to actively explore the geologic features of the region, and it will provide two alcove computer stations to impart additional information about the content presented by the permanent exhibitions.

WHO:  Dr. Kenneth W. Dobbins, president of Southeast Missouri State UniversityDr. Stanley Grand, director of the Southeast Missouri Regional MuseumLt. Gov. Peter KinderState Rep. Billy Pat WrightCommunity leaders John Mehner, chief executive officer of Cape Girardeau Chamber of CommerceCynthia Brinkley, president SBC Missouri Marsha Haskell, SBC regional directorWHEN: 

Thursday, July 21, 4 p.m. 

WHERE:  Southeast Missouri Regional MuseumMemorial HallSoutheast Missouri State University