SEMO Spotlight

SEMO Spotlight highlights students, faculty and staff and their successes.

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SEMO Spotlight: Emma Ahern

Oct 18, 2019
Courtesy of Emma Ahern

Emma Ahern, an anthropology major at Southeast Missouri State University, speaks about her Summer 2018 internship at the Primate House at the St. Louis Zoo, helping zoo keepers with enrichment, habitat maintenance, and observing a live surgery. Emma is pursuing a PhD program focused on researching a lemur species in Madagascar.

SEMO Spotlight: Payton Ruddy

Oct 4, 2019
Courtesy of Payton Ruddy

Payton Ruddy, an Agribusiness and Political Science major, who was a legislative intern with U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell's office in Washington D.C., shares her experiences about working at our Capital, focusing on agriculture policy.

Courtesy of Chris Goeke

Southeast music professor Chris Goeke spent part of his summer biking across Iowa for an event called RAGBAI. He talked about what inspired the trek, and his past experiences with the rides.

Courtesy of Francesca Bucci

In this episode of SEMO Spotlight, we sit down with student Francesca Bucci to talk about her experience working in public relations at Stage 773 in Chicago, Illinois.