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Department of Art & Design

The Department of Art and Design at Southeast Missouri State University engages students in a collaborative learning environment. This process provides students with active learning and professional experiences in design and the visual arts, producing creative problem solvers, makers, designers, educators, and scholars. The department provides a winning combination of:

  • Highly trained, talented and well-qualified faculty who care about the students' success
  • Nurturing environment with personable class sizes
  • Outstanding opportunities through internships or practicum experiences
  • Professional organizations to enhance the student's networking

Department of Art and Design Scholarships 2021

Perspective students are encouraged to apply for the VPA Scholarship as soon as possible. The Endowed Scholarship deadline has been moved to February 1, 2021 to coincide with the preferred deadline for FAFSA. Download the PDF for information about Department of Art and Design Endowed scholarships.


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Art and Design Department News

    Southeast Students Honored with More Than a Dozen ADDY Awards

    Several Southeast Missouri State University Students were recognized with local ADDY Awards during the annual 2021 American Advertising Awards (AAA) Virtual Show. The American Advertising Federation’s Cape Girardeau chapter recognized entries by 14 Southeast marketing and mass media student groups, including four Gold, a Best of Show, five Silver and five Bronze awards. The Southeast [...]


    Artwork of Graduating BFA Students to be Displayed at Southeast’s River Campus

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus Art Gallery is displaying work from two groups of Department of Art and Design students in the Spring 2021 Graduating Seniors Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Exhibition on April 19-30 and May 3-14. Opening receptions for Group 1 and Group 2 will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, [...]


    ‘Space Invaders?’ Explores Safe Spaces in Catapult Student Artist of the Month Exhibit April 5-May 7

    “Space Invaders?,” an exhibition of sculptural works by Shawn Guiling, will be on display April 5-May 7 as part of the Student Artist of the Month exhibition series at Southeast Missouri State University’s Catapult Creative House. An exhibition reception, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for Friday, May 7 from 5-9 [...]


    Rhodes Discussing ‘Art as Cultural Revolution’ in April 8 After Hours Series Lecture

    Dr. Joel Rhodes, Southeast Missouri State University professor of history, will present the April 8 “After Hours: Conversations on Art and Culture” lecture at Southeast’s Catapult Creative House. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for 7 p.m. Face coverings will be required, and social distancing guidelines will be in [...]


Contact

573.651.2143
acasey@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 104

Department of Art and Design
One University Plaza, MS 7825
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

     
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