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The Bucket List

The Bucket List

You have four (or more) years to explore Southeast, but we’ve asked current students to share their must-do list for your first year on campus! Have suggestions that aren't listed? Email! 

  • Participate in the Redhawk Walk along Bellvue Street before a home football game
  • Go into the Dome
  • See a show at the River Campus
  • Watch the lights turn off on the bridge at midnight
  • Feed the ducks at Capaha Park
  • Make some international friends and learn a new language
  • Go sledding on the old band field behind Towers
  • Study abroad
  • Go out for First Friday and see all the art shows downtown
  • Get dirty fries from Burritoville
  • Play sports on the practice field next to LaFerla/Towers late at night.
  • Wake up early (or don’t go to bed) and get breakfast at Towers when they open.
  • Walk to Andy’s
  • Eat at every place on campus
  • Go to at least one home event for all the sports
  • Get ice cream at Spanish Street Mercantile...and Sugar Chic...and Buddy's....
  • Join something, anything
  • Walk to the river
  • Try Lambert’s. Catch a throwed roll. 
  • Walk up Cardiac Hill
  • Put a piece of gum on the Gum Tree
  • Go to the Homecoming Parade
  • Use the Aquatic Center. It's one of the coolest things you're already paying for on campus
  • Go to Cape Rock


Academic Hall 100D
New Student Programs
One University Plaza, MS 3550
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701