I had the pleasure of being at Dobbins Conservatory's Landford Wilson New Playwriting Festival. Since I am a SEMO student I was able to audition to go and be part of a short play. Even thought I'm an upperclassman now, any HCAM student can audition, including incoming freshmen. I had an amazing time working on the short play, going to sessions watching the full lenhth plays, meeting incredible writers and theater producers, and seeing some great friends again.
Taking advantage of your college town can enhance your college experience. Cape Girardeau can offer many great opportunities for personal, social, and academic growth. There is always something fun going on around town. Here are some ways to make the most of your time in Cape Girardeau!
To make the most of your time at Southeast Missouri State University, we present to you the SEMO Bucket List, a compilation of must-do activities before you graduate!
The cost of an education can seem daunting, but it doesn't have to. At Southeast, there are many different ways to receive financial assistance. I used these ways to graduate completely debt free, and you can too.
SEMO has many events and traditions that I look forward to year after year. I have compiled a list of my favorites of these!
When you think of your classes, the residence halls, and the friends you made at Southeast. you know this place is special. We asked alumni what their best memories were of campus, studying, and friends. This is what they said.
Hey everyone it’s Kennedee. February was a crazy month.
Whether you’re an athlete, or looking for something fun to do, one of the best ways to meet and connect with new people in college is by joining intramurals and club sports. At Southeast, intramurals and club sports are student initiated and led, and open to all students and staff with all skill levels.
If you’re like me, then you can’t be in the same place for too long. I get bored with the monotony of doing the same thing every day, and I’ve had to find ways to combat this when it comes to doing my schoolwork.
When I started at Southeast, I thought I had it all figured out. We come to college excited for freedom and ready to figure out just what we’re supposed to be, but I can assure you that’s easier said than done.
Wanting to get out of Cape and explore? If you’re up for a bit of adventure, we’ve got some ideas.
Coming from a town where the only thing to do was walk around Walmart, and that still being 20 miles away, living in Cape Girardeau has been a nice change of pace.
Southeast Missouri State University has many beloved traditions and we’ve recently begun a new tradition known as TGIFlyday! Check it out... it'll probably become one of your favorites.
If you’re having a craving for ice cream, Cape is definitely the place to be. In addition to the many chain options, Cape has some amazing hometown mom-and-pop ice cream options as well.
Man, life on campus is great! You have everything you need: coffee, food, friends, the gym... what more could you possibly need?
At Southeast Missouri State University, you can become part of the fastest growing club on campus: eSports! Southeast students told us they wanted a gaming space to gather, play, compete, and relax, so we built the eSports Arena.
We've put together a list of Instagram and TikTok accounts that will keep you updated on the latest SEMO news, trends, athletics, and more. Following these accounts will make student life a little easier!
At Southeast Missouri State University, you belong to a dynamic family. With families come traditions, and SEMO has plenty for you to take part in.
Career prep is a process. Follow these tips each year of your undergraduate experience to put your best foot forward when it’s time to start submitting applications:
There's plenty of places on Southeast's campus to snap that perfect picture for Instagram!
Chances are you’ve heard plenty experiences from those who lived both on and off campus, but what’s best for you? It’s important to weigh the pros and cons in order to determine which lifestyle will best suit you!
The Southeast Bookstore has an awesome selection of merchandise. From cozy sweatshirts to home decor, and everything in between, you can be sure to have a successful shopping trip all in one place.
When it comes to deciding on what to have for dinner, options are great, but sometimes overwhelming! We’ve created the ultimate dining list for you and even shared a couple of recommendations.
Even as one of the most recognizable buildings on Southeast, you may not know everything about the Academic Hall dome. Check out these amazing facts and get to know the history behind this iconic symbol.
Southeast Serves is a program providing students, faculty, and staff with the opportunity to volunteer both on and off-campus.
Everyone knows Southeast’s beloved Mascot, Rowdy the Redhawk. He has been a symbol of our university since 2005 and he has been through a lot: an injury, a costume change, and several games.
There's no way to describe everything we love about Missouri in one short article, but here are a few of our favorite things that make our state so great.
In college you have to make a lot of important decisions, one of them being what food to eat for dinner. In Cape, we’re fortunate to have an array of food options, especially when it comes to pizza.
Here in Cape Girardeau we have a lot to be proud of. No matter who you are, we believe there's something here for everyone to enjoy!
Southeast Missouri State’s Cape Girardeau campus is one of the most beautiful in the state. Unfortunately, cabin fever can get to us all at some point, and you may find yourself looking for an escape to nature between all your classes and study sessions.
We’ve asked some SEMO students to find out what is truly the best of everything on and off campus, and where you might enjoy spending your time (and money!).
Have you ever considered studying abroad? Maybe when you were a child, you dreamed of seeing the Eiffel Tower in Paris or trying new foods in China?