Southeastern CoVid-19 Communications

Commencement Update

March 26, 2020

Southeastern continues to monitor guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and the Louisiana Governor's Office related to COVID-19. Given guidance to avoid large group a…


Are We There Yet? From Provost Tena Golding

March 26, 2020

Do you feel like you are on a last minute, very long road trip with a destination that keeps changing? You left hurriedly and didn’t have time to pack? There’s been road c…


COVID-19 Update - Necessary Precations

March 23, 2020

I hope and pray that every member of the Southeastern family is safe and healthy. Unfortunately, under the current circumstances, health and safety cannot be automatically ass…


Message from the President of University of Louisiana System

March 22, 2020

On March 9, the university presidents joined me at our Baton Rouge office, as they do a half dozen times or so each year, to discuss matters of systemic interest. This particu…


Online Challenges from President John Crain

March 19, 2020

Like all of you, I am accustomed to the buzz of campus - students, faculty and staff going about their daily routines. Over the last few days, campus has become increasingly …


Ask Your Dean of Students

March 18, 2020

I have to applaud your ability to adapt and adjust on the fly. All across the country, decisions are being made that will change the trajectory of the semester for millions of…


COVID-19 Update - Facing Challenges Together

March 18, 2020

Close to mid-term in the spring semester, our campus is normally teeming with people in the early morning as students, faculty and staff go about their routines. As I made th…


Further Class Delivery and Telecommuting Info from President John Crain

March 17, 2020

As the situation continues to evolve quickly, today’s update, while consistent with past guidance, includes additional details and clarifications. Given that classes are m…


Remote Learning Information from Dean of Students

March 17, 2020

I know you all have remained on the edge of your seats in anticipation of more information regarding how the University will proceed for the rest of the semester. As you know,…


COVID-19 Update - Telecommuting Options

March 16, 2020

By now I am certain everyone is aware of the Executive Order regarding COVID-19 issued late last week by Governor John Bel Edwards enacting various emergency measures includin…


COVID-19 Update - Events & Activities

March 12, 2020

Yesterday our semester significantly changed as a number of measures affecting campus and classes were announced. I know these changes represent disruptions in our normal ope…


COVID-19 Update - Remote Classes

March 12, 2020

The health, safety and well-being of our students, faculty and staff are our paramount concern. The completion of the educational goals of our students is secondary only to th…


Current University Actions Regarding COVID-19

March 10, 2020

The health, safety and well-being of students, faculty and staff are our highest priorities. Accordingly, university officials have been coordinating with state and local hea…


COVID-19 Presentation by Dr. Robert Peltier

March 06, 2020

On Wednesday and Thursday of this week Dr. Robert Peltier, Chief Medical Officer for North Oaks Health System, presented information to faculty and staff regarding the COVID-1…


IHE Guidelines on Programs Abroad from Provost

March 04, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control issued guidance on COVID-19 to Institutes of Higher Education (IHEs) earlier this week that states, “Given the speed of spread and the number…


COVID-19 Update from President John Crain

March 03, 2020

Southeastern’s Emergency Preparedness Team has been monitoring development of the COVID-19 virus and coordinating with local healthcare agencies and government officials to …