Winter commencement at Southeast Missouri State University is planned for 2 p.m. Dec. 21 in the Show Me Center arena. Some candidates for graduation have reported interesting feature stories about themselves that could be developed in conjunction with commencement. These story tips with contact names and information are listed below. Students will begin assembling for commencement at 1:15 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center-North. With advance notice, the Southeast News Bureau is happy to make arrangements for you to meet and interview any of the graduates listed below between 1:15 and 1:30 p.m. Dec. 21 in the Student Recreation Center-North. Call the News Bureau at (573) 651-2552 with any questions about these or other commencement stories.
Today , Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced that he will recommend to the Missouri General Assembly a 5 percent appropriations increase for Missouri’s public four-year universities, including Southeast Missouri State University.
The College Database - the most current and comprehensive source for U.S. college and university data - has named Southeast Missouri State University among its top colleges in the state for teacher education.
Children ages eight and up are invited to audition at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14 in the River Campus Dance Studio, for various roles in the upcoming Southeast Missouri State University Department of Theatre and Dance production of “Peter Pan.”
740 to Receive Degrees at Southeast's Winter Commencement
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A total of 740 students – 574 undergraduate and 118 graduate and specialist students, and four cooperative doctoral students – will receive degrees at Southeast Missouri State University’s winter commencement exercises at 2 p.m. Dec. 21 in the Show Me Center. U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill will deliver the commencement address.
An advisor to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who helped draft King’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech will present the keynote address at Southeast Missouri State University’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Dinner Jan. 22 in the Show Me Center.
Students enrolled in “Class Voice for Musical Theatre III” in the Department of Theatre and Dance at Southeast Missouri State University will perform a recital at 2 p.m. Dec. 15 in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall at Southeast’s River Campus.
The Southeast Missouri State University Percussion Ensemble’s sixth annual “Family Holiday Concert” will take place at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 14 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at Southeast’s River Campus.
Original dance pieces will be featured in the Theatre and Dance Second Stage Series event, “Last Chance to Dance,” scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 16 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus.
Children interested in musical theatre will have a chance to learn new performance skills this winter through two youth musical theatre classes being offered at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus in conjunction with its production of “Peter Pan.”
“Andy Warhol Photographs: Recent Gifts from the Andy Warhol Photographic Legacy Program” will be on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 26 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus.
Adult Art Workshops are being hosted by the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus this fall as a part of the Tuesdays at the Museum workshops.