Alumni News, Events & Publications

MMA Wall of Honor Spotlight: Henry W. "Hank" Kiel II ’31 

The Wall of Honor is a great source of pride for the Academy. It serves as a reminder that members of the MMA community have served and protected our nation and offers due respect to the spirit and heroism of those who have answered the call of duty.

Noteworthy Alumni in the Fields of Government and Law: Jess Larson ʼ22

Jess Larson ʼ22 lived his life in service to his country and fellow citizens. An accomplished attorney, he served as mayor of Chickasha, Oklahoma, and rose to the rank of major general in the U.S. Air Force, also filling roles by presidential appointment as administrator of the War Assets Administration and the General Services Administration.

2020 Homecoming Postponed

MMA Homecoming 2020 – originally scheduled for mid-September – will be postponed until April 23-25, 2021. MMA plans produce a virtual event in September to connect our alumni.

Wallace Fry Speech Competition Recap 

An annual Missouri Military Academy competition to hone and highlight cadets' oratory skills, the Wallace Fry Speech Competition was held on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 in the Centennial Gymtorium. 

The Class of 2020 Commencement Recap

On Friday, May 15, 2020, the 131st Missouri Military Academy Corps of Cadets celebrated their graduation in the Memorial Chapel among their MMA brothers and faculty and staff. Read a full recap of commencement here.

2020 Spring Showcase Recap

MMA’s first-ever Spring Showcase premiered on Saturday, May 9, 2020. It featured musical performances by MMA's Jazz Band, Concert Band, Cadet Choir, Bagpipers and Prep Band; a special highlight of the 2019-20 Fusileers Drill Team; and interviews with MMA cadets and faculty. 

The whole core of what MMA stands for is still there, even after the ups and downs of 130 years. I believe in what they are doing.

Chris Gentry ’88

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