SEMO named fellow alumnus Frater Don LaFerla and his wife Gloria as Friends of the University by the Southeast Missouri State University Foundation, for their decades of support and involvment with the institution. Congratulations Frater and Mrs LaFerla on this amazing accomplishment.
Fellow alumnus Frater Chance Ziegler was part of a team that was deep in the running to win the The Holt Prize. It is an annual, yearlong competition that crowdsources ideas from MBA and college students after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around topics such as food security, water access, energy, and education. It is also often referred to the "Nobel Prize for Students". Congratulations to Frater Ziegler on his team's impressive accomplishment.