— Midland University —

– Midland University News –

Josie Abboud, President and CEO of Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women’s Hospital, will serve as the keynote speaker for Midland University’s virtual commencement ceremony Saturday, May 16th, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will be livestreamed and can be viewed here . Abboud’s career at Methodist began in 1996 as a critical care staff nurse, and she’s held a variety of leadership roles including service executive, vice president, and executive vice president and chief operating officer. In 2018, Abboud was recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as a top woman hospital and health system leader...Read more

– With Purpose Campaign –

Midland University approaches higher education with an unmatched commitment to student success. We believe true achievement will be accomplished through an active pursuit of innovation in both high impact learning opportunities and surrounding support systems, not responding to, but proactively seeking better ways to enhance learning outcomes. Living out our mission, we are dedicated to providing opportunities for students to develop as the next generation of leaders. This vision builds on our momentum by investing in our most vital asset, our students. Together we will champion new programs...Read more

"To the donors that make these scholarships possible, I’d like to say thank you for keeping us in mind. The donors, along with incredible staff, make all of Midland’s success stories possible. Without them, students wouldn’t be able to receive the help needed to create amazing futures for themselves. I know every student greatly appreciates it. "

Bayley Ahrens

— Upcoming Events —

The Midland University Athletic Booster Club will host its 24th annual golf tournament on Monday, August 10, 2020, at the Fremont Golf Club. The...

Recent Class Notes

Robert recently had his memoirs released by the American Lutheran Publicity Bureau. They are entitled: "Thanks be to God--Memoirs of a Practical Theologian" and can be purchased at Amazon or the Bureau. He has organized them into the four great callings: marriage and family; church; citizenship,...
Derek Jackson ('01) recently became the Tax Manager for National Entertainment Network.
Dale Johanson ('85) has been elected to the office of Central Region Vice President of the American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC). The Central Region includes the eight states: Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. Johanson’s...