Class of 1965 to celebrate golden reunion

Members of the Class of 1965 will reconnect and celebrate their 50th anniversary at the Golden Alumni Reunion May 19–20 at the new Hasselmann Alumni House. Alumni will tour their departments and learn more about what is happening on campus today. The highlight of the event is a grand recognition ceremony, where class members receive their 50-year pins and certificates.

If you are a member of the Class of 1965 and have not received your invitation, or if you are from another class but would prefer to celebrate your Golden Alumni Reunion with the class of 1965, please contact the alumni office at alumni@mst.edu or call 800-JO-MINER (800-566-4637) for more information.

New role for young alumni

To help engage young alumni — and serve their unique needs and interests — the Miner Alumni Association formed the New Alumni Council (NAC) in April 2014. NAC sponsors programs and events to encourage young alumni and current students to connect and get involved with the alumni association.

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Homecoming 2014

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Honoring Miner legends

Legends Luncheon (Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T)

Legends Luncheon (Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T)

The Miner Alumni Association honored this select group of alumni for their accomplishments and devotion to the association, the campus and its students during Homecoming. Chosen from an impressive list of nominees, the awardees received special recognition during the Miner Legends Luncheon. Pictured above (from left) are:

  • Jeffery Thornburg, AE’96, Distinguished Young Alumni
  • Tansel Yucelen, Class of 1942 Excellence in Teaching
  • Robert R. Holmes Jr., CE’87, MS CE’89, Alumni Achievement
  • Daniel A. Reed, CSci’78, Alumni Achievement
  • Randall Dreiling, CE’81, Frank H. Mackaman Alumni Volunteer Service
  • Hugh Cole, EMgt’72, Robert V. Wolf Alumni Service
  • S. Cary Dunston, EMgt’88, Alumni Merit
  • Dale Spence, ME’97, MS EMgt’05, Distinguished Young Alumni

Almost home

Construction on the Hasselmann Alumni House is almost complete and the Miner Alumni Association staff is ready to move in. [Read more…]

Keeping communications flowing

In 2012, the Miner Alumni Association board consolidated its committees into five groups with broad goals. This issue, we introduce you to the Marketing and Communications Committee.
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Alumni take leadership roles in association

During its annual Homecoming meeting on Oct. 18, the Miner Alumni Association approved the following new and returning board members:

Executive board

  • Rich Eimer, EE’71, president
  • Helene Hardy-Pierce, EMgt’83, president-elect
  • Ernie Banks, ChE’81, vice president
  • Delores Hinkle, PetE’75, vice president
  • Ron Jagels, CE’86, MS EMgt’91, vice president
  • Mike McEvilly, CE’80, MS EMgt’81, vice president
  • Chris Ramsay, MetE’83, MS MetE’85, vice president
  • Stephen Rector, PetE’72, MS PetE’73, vice president
  • Keith Wedge, GGph’70, MS GGph’71, PhD GGph’73, treasurer
  • Bill Brune, CSci’73, secretary

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St. Pat’s celebration planned at new alumni house

All alumni and friends are invited to attend the 107th St. Pat’s party, which will mark the official dedication of the Hasselmann Alumni House. The celebration will be held on Saturday, March 14, at the newly completed house, located at 1100 N. Pine St. [Read more…]

Hasselmann Alumni House: making progress

The Miner Alumni Association began construction on Hasselmann Alumni House in January and after some weather delays, wasted no time pouring the concrete foundation in April. Framing is now complete and workers have started the masonry work. You can watch the progress live at mineralumni.com/house. [Read more…]

50 years a Miner

Forty-four members of the class of 1964 — the last class to graduate from the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy — returned to their alma mater 50 years after graduation for the 2014 Golden Alumni Reunion May 20–21.  [Read more…]