Posts from ‘August, 2009’

‘Our Promise’ campaign announced, goal set at $125 million

Missouri State University alumni and friends, as well as the campus community, were on hand Aug. 28 for the announcement of the university’s new comprehensive fund-raising campaign: Our Promise: The Campaign for Missouri State University. The highlight of the public announcement came when the goal was announced – $125 million. The announcement came during the […]

Siceluff Hall renovations complete, re-dedication set

Fifteen months after closing for renovation, the doors of Missouri State University’s Siceluff Hall are again open to students, faculty and staff this fall. The building will be re-dedicated at 3:15 p.m. Aug. 28 as part of Legacy Day activities. Speakers at the re-dedication include Missouri Sen. Norma Champion (R-30), Missouri State President Michael T. […]

Important announcement concerning the future of Missouri State University

There will be an important announcement on August 28th concerning the future of Missouri State University. We hope all alumni and friends, faculty, staff and students will join us on this important occasion. A picnic dinner will be held starting at 5pm in front of the Plaster Student Union. The special announcement will be made […]

New scholarship honors Elwin ‘Preacher’ Roe

WEST PLAINS, Mo.- A new scholarship at Missouri State University-West Plains not only honors long-time local resident and Major League Baseball great Elwin “Preacher” Roe, it also upholds his strong belief in education.  Roe’s sons, Elwin Jr. of Pineville, Mo., and Tommy of West Plains, and their families, recently established the Preacher Roe Club Golf […]