Posts from ‘August, 2015’

Sam Hamra gift to benefit MSU music students

Sam Hamra, chairman of Hamra Enterprises, has given a significant gift to the Missouri State University Foundation for the purchase of a Steinway grand piano. The piano will be placed in the recital/lecture room at Ellis Hall, which will soon undergo renovation. The room will be named for his wife, June Hamra, who was a member of the Board of Regents from 1979-85 and is actively involved in the arts community.

Missouri State alumnus leaves legacy through creation of departmental support fund

Robert “Bob” Signaigo has a love for Missouri State that runs deep. He credits his education and experiences at Missouri State University for helping shape his future and his career as a financial advisor, ultimately allowing him the opportunity to give back to the institution.

The Founders Club Medallion Reception

On June 27, 2015, the annual Medallion Reception honored 54 total new medallion recipients, current medallion holders, and new members of the Founders Club! The evening recognized our new and returning donors and honored their commitment and loyalty to Missouri State University.

Faces of the Foundation: Kathy Miller

Kathy Miller started her employment at Missouri State University in December 1981 as a student worker in the Alumni Office. She never imagined it would turn into her career, but now 32 years later, she still loves her work and her Bears.