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  • Author Gay Walker to Reflect on Creator of Kent Library Historic Stained Glass Panels

    Mon, 29 Sep 2014
    Kent Library information commonsEvents held in Commemoration of Library’s 75th Anniversary

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 29, 2014 — Kent Library at Southeast Missouri State University will host guest speaker Gay Walker for two events on Oct. 8 in celebration of the library’s 75th anniversary.

    Walker—the author of “Bonawit, Stained Glass & Yale: G. Owen Bonawit’s Work at Yale University & Elsewhere” — will discuss the interesting history and relevance of the renowned artist’s stained glass panels. Forty-five of his works are held by Kent Library and have recently been remounted in the library for public view. Although the official unveiling of the panels will not occur until Nov. 7, a sneak peak will be offered to all who attend either of the Oct. 8 events....

  • Southeast Students Awaiting Glimpse of Friends in ‘Gone Girl’ Debut

    Mon, 29 Sep 2014

    movie posterCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 29, 2014 – Students at Southeast Missouri State University who had the opportunity last year to assist in the production of the major motion picture, “Gone Girl,” may see themselves on the big screen when the film debuts Oct. 3 in theaters nationwide.

    “It is a rare opportunity for students to get work on a major motion picture in their own backyard,” said Dr. Jim Dufek, Southeast professor of mass media.

    “Gone Girl” is based on the Gillian Flynn novel of the same title. Directed by David Fincher, the film stars Ben Affleck, Neil Patrick Harris, Rosamund Pike and Tyler Perry....

  • Presidential Search Firm to Conduct Open Forums

    Wed, 24 Sep 2014

    LOC-AcademicCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 24, 2014 – The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents has secured Parker Executive Search, a leading global executive search firm, to assist with the presidential search.  Representatives from the firm will be in Cape Girardeau Oct. 1-3, 2014, to meet with Southeast faculty and staff, students, alumni and community members.

    As part of the commitment to an inclusive search process, Parker Executive Search will hold three open forums on the Southeast campus Wednesday, Oct. 1: one for Southeast faculty and staff members from 1-1:45 p.m., one for students from 3-3:45 p.m., and one for members of the Southeast Missouri University Foundation and Redhawks Club, alumni and community members from 4-4:45 p.m.  All meetings will be held in the University Center Heritage Room....

  • Southeast Sets Historical Enrollment High at 12,087

    Tue, 23 Sep 2014

    EVT-ConvocationCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 23, 2014 – Southeast Missouri State University hit an historical high today when the institution’s fall 2014 enrollment surpassed 12,000.

    Total headcount now stands at 12,087 and has exceeded last year’s enrollment record of 11,917 students, according to today’s official fourth-week census report. Headcount has grown 1.4 percent over this same time last year.  This marks the 20th year of consecutive enrollment growth for Southeast and the 14th year of record-breaking enrollments....

  • ‘Power of the Pink’ to Light Up Cape Girardeau

    Mon, 22 Sep 2014
    Power of the pink sorority group photoSoutheast Alumna Joins Pink Up, Dig for Life to Promote Breast Cancer Awareness

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 22, 2014 – Southeast Missouri State University alumna Sherri Cliffe of St. Louis, founder and owner of Cliffedge Marketing, is organizing “Power of the Pink,” a program created to raise awareness for breast cancer on Oct. 1 in collaboration with Pink Up and Dig for Life....

  • Southeast Celebrates Homecoming 2014 with ‘Paint the Town Red’ Theme

    Mon, 22 Sep 2014
    The 2013 Man of the Year Benny Dorris and the 2013 Woman of the year Lacey Balsmann celebrate their awards.

    The 2013 Man of the Year Benny Dorris and the 2013 Woman of the year Lacey Balsmann celebrate their awards.

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 22, 2014 – Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate Homecoming 2014 Sept. 29-Oct. 4 with a full slate of activities as alumni, students and friends are invited to “paint the town red.”...

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