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.
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.”