On Feb. 13, Jean Norbury-Miller’s 100th birthday, family members presented her with a GrandBear medallion. That’s a recognition from the MSU Alumni Association for alumni who earned a degree 70 or more years ago, and/or have reached 90 years of age. They also gave her a big surprise. They were taking her from her home in Norfork, Virginia, back to her roots and alma mater … [Read more...] about One of the oldest living Bears visits campus
Sometimes, it’s not love at first sight. The way they talk about each other makes it seem like Nii Kpakpo Abrahams and Rachel Maddock have been in love forever. In reality, it took years to feel the butterflies of a budding crush between these two Bears. “What I appreciate about Rachel is that she isn’t concerned or impressed by what I do – she loves me for who I am … … [Read more...] about Nii and Rachel Abrahams: Love is one big adventure
Sarah Davidson will give you extra. “You know how some people wear one statement necklace? I’ll stack three on top of each other.” Does that say something about her personality? “Oh, it’s super-fitting. I go big. I go a million miles an hour. I’m a direct person, but a kind and caring person. I just like to be competitive and successful while wearing many … [Read more...] about Alumna directs human resources at one of the fastest-growing companies in St. Louis
Congratulations! You did it, #BearGrads. You’ve completed your course work. Drank way too much coffee to get you through those late study nights, waited until 11:59 p.m. to turn in your final assignment and had ramen noodles and chicken nuggets for the last four-plus years. You most certainly completed the graduate outcome survey, after getting spammed by the Career Center. … [Read more...] about You’re graduating: What’s next?
Congratulations! You did it, #BearGrads. You’ve completed your coursework, probably had too much coffee, and had ramen noodles and chicken nuggets for the last four-plus years. The time has come to walk across the stage and share your accomplishments. You're joining a network of more than 120,000 Bears who have walked this path before you. Missouri State alumni do bigger and … [Read more...] about Welcome to MarooNation, alumni