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SE Chorale fall concert Nov. 15

SE Chorale group photo.

University Communication, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2018

DURANT, Okla. – The Southeastern Chorale, in photo above, the premier choral ensemble for Southeastern Oklahoma State University, will be featured in concert on Thursday, November 15, at the First Christian Church in Durant (301 North Third Avenue). The Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Stacy Weg...

Speech & Debate Association reaches semifinals at TCU Cowtown Classic

The Speech and Debate Association traveled to Fort Worth Oct. 26-28 for Cowtown Classic Speech and Debate tournament. Left to Right: Emily Wheeler, Raegan Benson, Jacob Morrison, Hannah Nunley, Jillian Parsons, and MacKenzie Trammell.

University Communications, Contributing Writer

November 3, 2018

Durant, OK— The Southeastern Speech and Debate Association reached the semifinals in Parliamentary Debate at Texas Christian University’s Cowtown Classic Swing Speech and Debate Tournament, October 26-28 in Fort Worth, Texas. The forensics tournament featured varsity National Parliamentary Debate,...

Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness

Jerai Billy, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. According to, October has become an, "annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research.” It’s a simple TLC, Touch, Look and Check. There...

SE Live 2018

Sarah Hughes of SE recruitment gave out scholarships to incoming SE freshmen as Sarah Lehmann, a Sparks Dance member watched at the right of the stage.

Derek Dophied, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

SE Live was held at Southeastern Oklahoma State University on Wednesday Oct. 24 as the largest recruitment event of the fall semester. Students from across Texas and Oklahoma visited the university and met with campus faculty and staff while also having the opportunity to learn more about which major...

New LGBTQ organization on campus to host Drag Show in November

One of SE Pride's first actions was hanging a banner in the SU for National Coming Out day on Oct. 11.

Johanna Cornejo, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

SE Pride is a new organization that came to Southeastern this fall. It was created to help build and maintain a safe environment for students, faculty and others in the LGBTQ community. Senior communication major, Jerai Billy, started the process of creating this organization by requesting a $25 donation...

Campus dorms expecting over 1,000 for Safe Trick-or-Treat

Children and their parents will be coming around to SE dorms tonight for safe trick-or-treating. The decoration theme is Goosebumps.

Ashlee Carr, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2018

There are several opportunities for students to get involved and give back to the community through Safe Trick-or-Treat. On Halloween, Southeastern Oklahoma State University hosts a Safe Trick-or-Treat that brings over 1,000 members in the community to campus annually. The event begins at 6 p.m. and...

Can you dance?

Students and leaders in the community are trying more ways to spread awareness about domestic violence this October.

Shalee Buzan, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2018

Domestic violence takes its toll on everyone in and around the situation. Being able to defeat the problem is hard, but moving on afterward can be the hardest struggle. Learning how to trust someone, how to cope and how to help other people who are going through what you did can allow you to find the...

Wait…there’s no Fall Break!

No Fall Break this year; instead SGA and the school board voted on a longer Thanksgiving Holiday break.

Jerai Billy, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

Southeastern will not be having a Fall Break this year. However, show no fear. Thanks to assessment testing on October 19, those students not selected for testing may be in for a three-day weekend as classes prior to 1 p.m. on Friday are canceled across campus. Liz McCraw, Vice President of Student...

Young Democrats looking to grow membership

Left to right: Daniel Citty(senior history major), James Sutton (senior history and political science major), Nynnett Gonzalez (junior history major), and Nathan Bass (senior CIS major).

Derek Dophied, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

The current chapter of the Young Democrats of Southeastern Oklahoma State University was founded in August of 2017 by organization president and history major Nynnett Gonzalez. Last semester they teamed up with animal alliance and Mix 96.1 to collect donations for animals at Durant City Pound and...

Update on Homecoming activities

Update on Homecoming activities

President’s Office, Contributing Writer

October 12, 2018

Southeastern Oklahoma State University is celebrating homecoming this weekend (Oct. 12-13). The rainy weather in the Durant area and forecast for additional rain/thunderstorms has necessitated a few changes to the schedule of events:   Friday Alumni Distinguished Awards Banquet – will be held as scheduled at 5:30 p.m....

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