Southeast Missouri State University

Southeast Missouri State University

Southeast Missouri State University will now receive support for student athletes and performers in a new partnership with SoutheastHEALTH. 

During a press conference on Wednesday, the healthcare system's CEO Ken Bateman said they will also provide athletic training, physical therapy services, diagnostic equipment, and athletic training supplies to students.


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Southeast Missouri State University has been awarded $228,400 from the National Science Foundation to go toward a piece of equipment called a “Powder X-Ray Diffractometer.”

Physics professor Peggy Hill says the device, which will allow students to observe substances on a molecular level, will benefit multiple departments. 

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50 years ago this week, American astronauts took off on Apollo 11 in what would be the first successful mission to land on the moon's surface. KRCU is celebrating this anniversary by speaking with Southeast professors Dr. Joel Rhodes and Dr. Michael Cobb about the history and science behind the "one giant leap for mankind."


A Historian Timelines the Moon Landing


“Not only the United States, but it’s as if a great chunk of humanity paused on July 20, 1969.”

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Effective today, student workers and temporary employees receiving minimum wage at Southeast Missouri State University will see a pay increase of at least fifteen cents an hour. 

Despite their exemption from a ballot measure Missouri voters passed in 2018 - which established an increase in the state’s minimum wage over a five-year period - Southeast decided higher pay was necessary in attracting and retaining employees. 

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State office employees will be able to sleep in after their late-into-the-night firework shows. 

Gov. Mike Parson will be shutting down all state offices on July 5th, a week from today, in observance of the Independence Day celebrations taking place the day before. State employees also have July 4th off.