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  • McNair Research Guiding Southeast Student Toward Future as Pathologist

    The pesky microorganism associated with causing dental cavities is at the heart of McNair Research being conducted this summer by a Southeast Missouri State University student. Breiona Catching, a senior from St. Louis, Missouri, double majoring in microbiology and medical laboratory science, is participating in McNair Research at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) in the […]
  • Southeast Student Following Her Passion at Saint Louis Zoo

    Southeast Missouri State University student Emma Ahern of Webster Groves, Missouri, has learned there’s no monkeying around this summer at the Saint Louis Zoo. Ahern has learned there’s lots of hard work behind the scenes of a place that she’s long had a passion to visit. A senior double major in global cultures and languages, […]
  • Southeast Grad Cultivating Plant Biology Skills at Monsanto

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Cody Wilson continues to grow his knowledge as a greenhouse technician with the Biotechnology Controlled Environment team at Monsanto. Whether it’s planting, transplanting, monitoring or maintaining moisture and environmental controls, Wilson says he is building on his knowledge he gained and his experience in renovating the biology greenhouses at Southeast. […]
  • Southeast Grad Aims to Sow Positive Impact on Environment, One Plant at a Time at Monsanto

    Mackenzie Albers is happiest when she’s not in the classroom. “I like being in nature,” she said. “I want to always have a job where I could spend the whole day outside.” She hopes that earning her biology degree will provide her the tools to do just that. Albers will cross the stage along with […]


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