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I have grown so much at Southeast, in ways that wouldn't have been possible at a larger institution.
- BHANU SEHGAL '17
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Being involved on campus and in the community has made my college experience worth more than simply getting the grades to obtain a degree.
- TAYLOR ALEXANDER '17
Roll up your sleeves, and get to work. Learning at Southeast is about doing, so here you’ll take that lecture and put it to practice. And with a plethora of student activities, organizations, leadership opportunities, intramural sports and the rec center, you can do all that you like.
My team has become my family away from home. When we aren't practicing, you'll find us studying together, volunteering, or just chilling.
- JASMIN HILLIARD '17
The Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Catapult Creative House at Southeast Missouri State University announced the winners of the second annual Southeast Innovation Challenge during a Common Hour program Nov. 15. The program was held as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), a week in November during which thousands of entrepreneurial […]
Eleven students from across Mexico have spent four weeks immersed in the Southeast Missouri State University community, participating in the Intensive English Program (IEP) and experiencing American culture as part of the Proyecta Program. The students concluded their stay here in a closing ceremony Nov. 16, before returning to Mexico Nov. 18. The Proyecta Program […]
Anders Tjernlund, a successful entrepreneur and Silicon Valley venture-funded company co-founder who began his journey in marketing courses at Southeast Missouri State University, will return to campus to share his career experiences Nov. 15 as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. His presentation, hosted by the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, is scheduled […]
“Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” will have audiences rocking and rolling as part of Southeast Missouri State University 2017-2018 Bank of Missouri Touring Series at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at Southeast’s River Campus. “It’s really great to be able to bring this national touring show to Cape Girardeau,” […]
The Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling at Southeast Missouri State University recently was recognized as an Approved Center of Play Therapy Education, making it one of just 32 nationally and only three in Missouri to hold this designation. The certification was awarded, following a process that began last year, by the Association for Play […]
Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate International Education Week Nov. 13-17, with several activities, including a Show Me Day Diversity and Inclusion Showcase, an I-Talk, International Fashion Day, SEMO Human Library and the closing ceremony for the Proyecta Program which Mexican students to Southeast over the past month to participate in Southeast’s Intensive English Program. […]