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– Midland University News –

Midland University is proud to announce Dr. Jamie Simpson as its new Vice President for Student Affairs and Institutional Effectiveness. She will also oversee Performing & Fine Arts at Midland. Simpson replaces Dr. Lawrence Chatters, who served as VP for Student Affairs since January of 2019. Dr. Simpson had been serving as the Dean of the College of Health Professions and Associate Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness. Prior to that role, she worked as Dean of the Luther College of Arts & Sciences for five years. Dr. Simpson started at Midland as an adjunct professor in 2010...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

To the donors who made my academic scholarship possible, I literally would not be here without you, so thank you. I don’t think I could ever thank you enough for your generosity that has allowed me to pursue my education at a university I absolutely adore through my scholarship! Not only am I having the best opportunities and experiences, I am getting equipped for my future in the best possible ways so thank you over and over again .

Emma Johnson '23

— Upcoming Events —

The Back to Business Bash is returning to the Wikert Event Center! Be a part of a fun and energetic event welcoming Midland University students back...
Save the date! Homecoming 2021 will be September 17th-19th. We are excited to see everyone in person this year! Check out the schedule of events and...
Save the date! The 97th Annual Nursing Alumni Reunion Celebration will be held on April 9, 2022.

Recent Class Notes

Christopher M. McMahon has accepted a position as Deputy Prosecutor for Douglas County, in the juvenile division. He previously worked at TD Ameritrade for 23 years providing oversight of information security for the Institutional Retirement division. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from...
Brett (‘08) and Melissa (‘07) are pleased to announce the birth of their second daughter Carly Marie born on February 1, 2021.
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...