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– Midland University News –

Midland University is excited to announce the addition of Steve Oursler as Director of Major Gifts. Oursler is an experienced fundraiser who has worked in higher education for the past 16 years. He most recently served as the Senior Director of Philanthropy and Planned Giving at Albion College in Albion, Mich., and held similar positions at Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Mich. and Hope College in Holland, Mich. Along with his work in higher education, Oursler worked as a Senior Underwriter and Senior Marketing Specialist with State Farm Insurance Companies. Oursler holds a Certified...Read more

– With Purpose Campaign –

Ambition has always been at the heart of Midland University’s “With Purpose” campaign. The project, which began in 2016 shortly after the arrival of Midland University President Jody Horner, initially aimed to raise $30 million to help establish a foundation for the university over the coming years. The campaign is geared toward utilizing donations to go toward a wide variety of programs and funds at the university, namely general sustainability and scholarship support, future sustainability support and capital improvement.Read more

"I am grateful to all the donors who have helped make this college life possible for me! I’m learning a great deal about myself in so many areas, but I am also growing and that’s important to me. Thank you so much! Your generosity and care for this institution helps create bright futures for students."

Riley Smith '22

— Upcoming Events —

Apr
22
Midland University is hosting a new monthly "Warrior Alumni Connection" networking group in both Fremont and Omaha. Leverage your local alumni...
Apr
24
The 96th Annual Nursing Alumni Reunion Celebration is going VIRTUAL this spring! Click here to register!
Apr
28
Midland University is hosting a new monthly "Warrior Alumni Connection" networking group in both Fremont and Omaha. Leverage your local alumni...

Recent Class Notes

'62
Robert Schanke ’62, who taught theatre at Midland 1970-76, and his daughter Julie Lyford have written a new book together. Katy Has Two Grampas identifies the grandparents in the story as gay and as married, taking the diversity in children’s picture books to a new level. LGBT+ representation in...
'19
Isabelle Uhl-Chmeil was recently admitted to the Masters in Nursing Program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
'63
Bill Nelsen, class of '63, was recently selected by AARP Minnesota as one of its "50 Over 50" honorees for 2020. He was recognized as one of top 50 most accomplished and inspirational Minnesotans, noted for "courageous, compassionate, and selfless acts of service by Minnesotans over the age of 50...