— Midland University News —

— Midland University News —

He wanted to be a college football coach, but the timing was tricky for Zack Bowman. Having spent three years as an assistant high school coach and working for a nonprofit agency in Omaha, Bowman wasn’t ready to pull the trigger on a coaching change. But Jeff Jamrog just wouldn’t take no for an answer. Through the Midland University football coach’s persistence, Jamrog would eventually land Bowman on his staff. He has spent the 2019 season coaching cornerbacks for the Warriors. “I saw him on the sidelines (as a high school coach) and thought he had a great demeanor, so I had my eye on him,”...Read more
After finding a way to get Jack Hoffman on the football field six years ago, Midland University football coach Jeff Jamrog wants to ensure that Hoffman has a place to play the sport he loves in the future. Midland offered Hoffman a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to continue his football career during a campus visit Thursday afternoon. Hoffman, an eighth-grader from Atkinson, Nebraska, was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2011. A devout University of Nebraska football fan, Hoffman would develop a friendship with former Cornhusker and current New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead...Read more

"I want to extend my personal thanks to the donors and sponsors that make the scholarships possible at Midland that give myself and my classmates the opportunity to continue to do what we love as we start the rest of our lives. They have enabled me to continue my education that has molded me into the person I am today."

Kolt Hickey '20

— Upcoming Events —

Join us during the NMEA Conference for the Midland University Alumni Music Educators Luncheon! Register online or email alumni@midlandu.edu or call...
Join us for the Midland Men's Basketball National Tournament Teams Anniversary Reunion! 1:30 PM | Pre-game Food & Drinks Reception in Eikmeier...
Say it ain’t snow! Midland is taking on Creighton! Celebrate Midland’s time in the national spotlight at a fun filled holiday event Saturday,...

Recent Class Notes

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...
Brian Bagger ('86) lives in Norfolk, Neb., where he continues to do volunteer work for the Orphan Grain Train, which provides humanitarian relief and aid both locally, nationally and around the world.