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Campus News

  • Southeast’s Spring and Summer Commencement Celebrates More Than 1,400 Graduates

    Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate the graduation of 1,446 spring and summer graduates in five ceremonies on May 14 and 15, 2021. Ceremonies will be in the Show Me Center and approximately 225 graduates are expected to participate in each ceremony. Tickets are required for all guests and have been distributed in advance to [...]
  • Graduates Invited to Photo Op with President Vargas May 10-11

    The Southeast Missouri State University Spring and Summer Classes of 2021 are invited to a photo opportunity with Southeast President Dr. Carlos Vargas on May 10 and 11. Vargas will be in front of Academic Hall at 5 p.m. for 30 minutes each day. Students are invited to get individual pictures with Vargas and capture [...]
  • Southeast’s Charles Hutson Greenhouse Earns Proven Winners Certification

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Charles Hutson Horticulture Greenhouse recently became the first retailer in Cape Girardeau to be certified by Proven Winners, a brand composed of leading plant propagators around the world. The certification makes Southeast one of only two retailers in the southeast Missouri region to hold the designation. Greenhouse manager Melissa LaPlant said [...]
  • After Hours Series Presents ‘Creating a Safe Space for Difficult Conversations in Art’ May 6

    Southeast Missouri State University art students will present the May 6 “After Hours: Conversations on Art and Culture” lecture at 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 place. The event will also [...]
  • Redinger Appointed Director of Southeast’s Recreation Services

    Eric Redinger has been named director of Recreation Services at Southeast Missouri State University effective immediately. He has been serving in this role in an interim capacity since December 2020, replacing Mike Buck. “The University is fortunate to have a committed professional like Eric that has a passion for recreation services and supporting students to [...]
  • Southeast ICPC Teams Compete at North American Division Championships

    For the first time in Southeast Missouri State University history, two International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC) student teams have competed in the ICPC North American Division Championships (NADC), with one finishing in the Top 15. At this year’s competition, held virtually April 22, Southeast’s Redhawk1 team placed 13th and Redhawk2 team finished in 40th place [...]


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