Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration of Dr. Carlos Vargas: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Please join us for the inauguration of Dr. Carlos Vargas as the 18th President of Southeast Missouri State University. The schedule of events is listed below.

8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Academic Hall Dome Tours
Check in at the President’s Office in Academic Hall Room 144

10 a.m., 11 a.m., and Noon

Campus shuttle tours offered
Check in at Show Me Center

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Open Houses

Tours and refreshments will be available at each location

College of Education
Scully Building, The EDvolution Center

Donald L. Harrison College of Business
Robert A. Dempster Hall Atrium

Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts
River Campus Cultural Arts Center Atrium

Kent Library
Kent Library Main Floor

11 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Student Gathering
Academic Hall

Food, music, and free t-shirts

Students will assemble to walk together to the Show Me Center to attend the inauguration

11 a.m.

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) student participants will have a research presentation display
Show Me Center Upper Concourse

2 – 5 p.m.

Presidential Inauguration
Show Me Center

Program and reception 

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(573) 651-2252

One University Plaza, MS7300
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701