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CAFNR Family Feel

JD Manning takes on the role of Ag Alumni Association president

Despite being the new president of the Ag Alumni Association, JD Manning (B.S. ’00) won’t be a new face to the organization. Manning has previously served as a chair of different committees, board member, and first vice president. Manning’s history with the association began after graduating and moving from Columbia back to Clinton, Missouri. Manning said it was the desire…

Twin Responsibilities

New Ag Alumni Association president adjusts to simultaneous role as mother of twins

Along with taking on the role as the new president of the University of Missouri Agriculture Alumni Association, Dana Rogge also recently embraced her new role as the mother of twins. Rogge was formerly an active volunteer, a board member and first-vice president of the board. After volunteering at the annual Ag Unlimited banquet and auction, Rogge discovered a newfound…

Leading Success

Agricultural Education Graduate Student Association holds first Student Organization Leadership Academy

The Agricultural Education Graduate Student Association held the first Student Organization Leadership Academy (SOLA) April 6.

A Ringing Honor

Hospitality Management graduate to start stock exchange's day

Susan Combs, president of Combs & Company and 2001 graduate of Mizzou’s Hospitality Management program, will ring the New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell on Dec. 27 at 9:30 a.m. EST.

Returning to Sea

Allan Purdy's Navy Career is Commemorated With a Donation to the New U.S.S. Missouri

When the nuclear submarine U.S.S. Missouri is commissioned later this summer, a part of the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources will follow it out to sea. The MU Ag Alumni Association made a donation to the ship’s commissioning ceremony to honor Allan Purdy, CAFNR alumni and retired associate dean. Purdy is also former director of…