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  • Southeast Alumna Honored with American Dental Association ‘10 Under 10’ Award

    Southeast Missouri State University alumna Dr. Danielle Riordan recently was named a recipient of the American Dental Association’s (ADA) annual “10 Under 10” award. The ADA “10 Under 10” Awards recognizes 10 new dentists who demonstrate excellence early in their careers. “I am so honored to be named a ‘10 Under 10’ recipient,” said Riordan, [...]
  • Redhawk Debate First at Spring Cardinal Tournament

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Redhawk Debate brought home first place and a top speaker award at the Otterbein University Spring Cardinal Tournament March 1-2 in Columbus, Ohio. “Redhawk Debate continues to represent Southeast well, and debate gives our students an opportunity to shine,” said Dr. Glen Williams, chair of the Department of Communication Studies and [...]
  • Dr. Katie Elizabeth (Wolz) Bradford Endowed Scholarship Established at Southeast

    The Dr. Katie Elizabeth (Wolz) Bradford Endowed Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The renewable scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student attending Southeast Missouri State University majoring in biology and preparing for medical or dental school. Recipients must be in good academic standing with an overall minimum 3.0 grade [...]
  • Southeast Awarded National Institutes of Health Research Grant

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a $116,650 two-year federal research grant to Southeast Missouri State University for Dr. Jeremy Ellermeier to study gene regulation in a gastrointestinal pathogen of humans. The grant is awarded through the NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and will support a research project titled “Genetic [...]


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