Southeast Missouri State University


  • Southeast Announces Call for Entries for KMOX Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award

    Wed, 01 Oct 2014

    Buck Scholarship 2 2014CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 30, 2014 – Southeast Missouri State University will again team up with KMOX Radio this year in presenting the KMOX Jack Buck Scholar-Leadership Award at Southeast Missouri State University.

    The award, which was launched in 2003 and was the first scholarship to be established in memory of Buck, recognizes a student in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area who has demonstrated the potential for academic achievement, leadership and a commitment to their community. The award covers incidental fees (tuition) and general fees for the equivalent of up to 30 credit hours per academic year at Southeast Missouri State University and residence hall fees for fall and spring semesters in a standard, double-occupancy room. The award also provides a 15-meal per week board plan....

  • Soon-to-be Southeast Graduate Discovers Passion through Summer Internship with Golin

    Wed, 01 Oct 2014

    Keesee, second from left, with the Chicago skyline in rear.

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 29, 2014 –Southeast Missouri State University senior Megan Keesee of Jackson, Missouri, spent her summer interning in Chicago with one of the nation’s largest and most prominent public relations firms, Golin....

  • Southeast Partnership with UNCF Fosters Strong Academic Environment for Students

    Tue, 30 Sep 2014
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    Among Southeast’s newest UNCF Scholarship recipients are, from left, Sydney Rodgers, Byron Brownlee, Breiona Catching and Geraldine Prophete.

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 30, 2014 – Several students are attending Southeast Missouri State University this fall thanks to financial awards they have received through the United Negro College Fund (UNCF)....

  • Author Gay Walker to Reflect on Creator of Kent Library’s 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....

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