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Cover Story, "Distinguished Alumni"
Too often alumni feel they've all been forgotten by their alma mater except when it's time to ask for money. And while it's nice when alumni remember to support their university, it's also nice when the university remembers the alumni.
Also featured, "White House Hears The Sound of Music From MSU Alumnus"
From rock music to "Hail to the Chief' is the path MSU alumnus Michael Cunningham's ('75) musical career took after his graduation from the University. Cunningham, who played with Memphis' own Boxtops before he enrolled as a music student at Memphis State, played double bass for four years with "The President's Own," U.S. Marine Band.
Memphis State University; University of Memphis; University of Memphis (Memphis, Tenn.). Alumni Association.
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