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  • Passion for History Leads Alum to Career in Archaeology

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Matt McKnight is living his dream job as chief archaeologist at the Maryland Historical Trust in Baltimore, Maryland. A career in archaeology is what he knew he wanted to do since he was a kid, growing up in Flora, Illinois, and Kansas City, Missouri. McKnight’s family trips always included pit [...]
  • ‘A Salute in Song for Veterans Day’ Airing Nov. 11 on KRCU

    A special program celebrating Veterans Day in honor of America’s fighting men and women will be broadcast by KRCU Public Radio at Southeast Missouri State University from 11 a.m.-noon Monday, Nov. 11. Hosted and produced by Charlie Warren, “A Salute in Song for Veterans Day” will begin with the music and history of World War [...]
  • Crisp Museum Invites Visitors to ‘Folktales, Crafts and Music’ Family Day Nov. 9

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will celebrate a Family Day on Nov. 9 with “Folktales, Crafts and Music.” This free event is scheduled from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and offers an afternoon of discovery and celebration of the folktales, crafts and traditional music from Appalachia [...]
  • Arts Council Micro Galleries Showcasing Southeast Alumna’s Artwork

    A solo exhibition titled “sweetie” featuring print and sculpture artworks from Southeast Missouri State University alumna Ashley Sexton opens Nov. 1 in the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri’s Micro Galleries. An opening reception is scheduled for 5-9 p.m. that evening at the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri, located at 16 North Spanish Street in Cape [...]
  • Southeast Homecoming Parade Canceled Due to Rain

    Due to rain in the area, Southeast Missouri State University’s Homecoming Parade, scheduled for 9:30 a.m. this morning, Saturday, Oct. 26, has been canceled. The Alumni & Donuts event will still continue as regularly scheduled this morning at 8 a.m. at the Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center. The Homecoming football game will continue as planned [...]
  • 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 [...]


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