Emmys Foundation chooses mass media professor Jim Dufek as faculty fellow
Dr. Jim Dufek, professor of mass media received the rare honor of being one of 20 professionals chosen as a faculty fellow to go to Los Angeles by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation, the organization which created the Emmy Awards.
Music, dancers, food and holiday spirit at Holiday Percussion Concert
Percussion, dancers, milk and cookies are just a few of the fun elements that Southeast Missouri State University applied percussion professor Dr. Shane Mizicko tries to add into the annual Holiday Percussion Concert.
Double Fret duo to provide nostalgia to audience with holiday chamber music
Patrick Rafferty, classical guitar adjunct faculty member at Southeast Missouri State University, and Laura Guyer Ross, adjunct professor of double reeds at Southeast, of the music department call their duet performances "Double Fret."
Faultline Film Festival Winners
The Fault Line Film Festival award ceremony was held on Nov. 20 at the at the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at the River Campus.
Senior BFA Exhibition to showcase student artwork and designs
Seniors will showcase their year's work before they graduate at the Senior BFA Exhibition, as part of their requirement to receive their Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at Southeast Missouri State University.
Williams' play to be performed at River Campus
Orpheus Descending is a production that brings old traditions of a small town in the deep South to life. The classic American drama has a dark humor intertwined with love affairs, racial aspersions and tragedy. Bart Williams, acting and stage combat professor at Southeast Missouri State University, is the executive director of Orpheus Descending. ...
The Band Perry to perform at Show Me Center
Live Nation brings The Band Perry: We Are Pioneers World Tour to the Show-Me Center on Feb. 21, 2013. Lead singer of The Band Perry is Kimberly Perry, joined by her two brothers Neil and Reid. The band originally is from Jackson, Miss. and released their debut album back in 2010. ...
Elisabeth von Trapp delivers the Sound of Christmas
As the holidays draw near, Southeast Missouri State University is hosting a Christmas treat. As a part of the 2013-2014 Touring Series, Elisabeth von Trapp and the Carolian Brass quintet will perform on Thursday at the River Campus. Trapp is the granddaughter of Baron Georg Johannes von Trapp and Baroness Maria von Trapp, who is technically von Trapp's step-grandmother, the couple whose lives the musical "The Sound of Music" is based on. ...
Local artists show off their work in the Arts Council's Regional Juried Exhibition
Both students and professors from Southeast Missouri State University are eager for the beginning of the Cape Arts Council's annual Regional Juried Exhibition. The Regional Juried Exhibition is a yearly show featuring entries by artists in Cape Girardeau and the surrounding five-state region. The gallery is set to be open for public viewing from Dec. 6 to Jan. 25...
Three Southeast students featured on MTV2ôs 'Guy Court' in November
It started out with just a simple question on MTV2's website: "Do you know a guy who's broken 'guy code?'" This question was going to change Southeast Missouri State University students Weston Blankenship, Kayla Derby and Jake Beckman's lives. The posting was for a new reality "court room" show on MTV2 called "Guy Court," which is a spin-off of the show "Guy Code."...
Music Academy of Southeast Missouri gives members a "Standing Ovation"
The Music Academy of Southeast Missouri has displayed the talents of its students and faculty through the Standing Ovation concert for the past 14 years. The concert will be held this year at 4 p.m. Sunday in the Shuck Recital Hall and will feature a number of performers from the program along with several instructors...
Faculty, students and special guest from New York choreograph pieces for Fall for Dance
Planning for Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus' 2013 Fall for Dance show is well underway.
Guitar Ensamble to showcase students
The Southeast Missouri State University River Campus Guitar Ensemble will showcase a variety of pieces for the "Fall Guitar Ensemble" performance. The concert will be held in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall at the River Campus. According to the music department's website, the guitar ensemble is open to all Southeast students by audition each academic year...
The changes happening to women in one play: "Menopause the Musical"
A crowd of mostly women filled the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at the Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus for "Menopause the Musical" on Nov. 5.
Fall Guitar Ensemble to take place at River Campus
The Southeast Missouri State University River Campus Guitar Ensemble will showcase a variety of pieces for the "Fall Guitar Ensemble" performance.
Music Academy of Southeast Missouri gives members a "Standing Ovation"
The Music Academy of Southeast Missouri has displayed the talents of its students and faculty through the Standing Ovation concert for the past 14 years.
Isabella makes waves in local scene
When Alex Bettinger first met Colt Buehler he had no idea that they would end up being such great friends, much less band mates. The two met through mutual friends. Buehler previously had been in a band with an acquaintance of Bettinger's. In hopes of possibly starting a new project, the group introduced Bettinger and Buehler at a get-together. The young men laughed as Bettinger recalled Buehler sporting a thrift store bought fur coat in the dead of winter...
Tribute band stopping at River Campus
Mr. Jack Daniel's Silver Cornet Band is not like most other bands. The members of the band are actually doing a re-creation of the original band that was started back in 1892 by Jack Daniel, the creator of Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey. Now the band is coming to show off its unique brand of modernism and...
Menopause: The Musical comes to Cape Girardeau
Menopause may not mean much to most female college students, but "the change" ultimately will happen to most females when they get older.
"Menopause: The Musical" shows the funny side of a time of life that society may consider more serious, since it means growing older.
Such Sweet Melodie features Baroque era music
The Baroque music era may have ended in 1725, but that doesn't mean that musicians all around the world are going to let it die. Dr. Jeffrey Noonan, a Southeast Missouri State University associate professor of music and one-fourth of the ensemble Such Sweete Melodie, is one of these people...
Gypsy Romance Tour to make stop at the River Campus
The Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, a dance troupe hailing from Budapest that was started in 1951, will be performing its historical show at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 24 at the River Campus.
Rain honors The Beatles through performances
Although The Beatles broke up more than 40 years ago, their songs are still alive and well, especially in "RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles," a touring tribute show that features multiple musicians who portray the "Fab Four" throughout their 10-year career.
Gay Straight Alliance brings drag show to Southeast
Southeast Missouri State University's student organization Gay Straight Alliance is continuing to challenge gender stereotypes with their annual drag show which will be held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 24 in the UC Ballrooms A and B.
Art Guild exhibit shows student work
The Art Guild Exhibit showcased students' works Friday evening were treated to seeing a variety of works on display. Although the suspect weather prevented some people from attending, the few who braved any chance of rainfall were well rewarded by what they saw.
Another Reason I Don't Keep a Gun in the House
Upon seeing the name of the event "Another Reason I Don't Keep a Gun in the House and Other Musings," there might be a bit of shock. However, this title is not the sign of a homicidal maniac, it is actually the title of music professor Dr. Christopher Goeke's upcoming faculty recital at the River Campus...
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