February 24, 2017

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In memoriam: Donald L. McCorkle

October 27, 2016. Age 85 of Westland, formerly of Trenton. Beloved companion of Kristine Dyke. Loving father of Kelly (Tom) Schafer and Kyle (Paula) McCorkle. Dear brother of Ann Tomaselli, Margaret Jane (Dennis) Bruckler, Nancy (Tom Hamrick) McCorkle. Also survived by his grandson Jonathan. Donald was a high school band director and music teacher for […]


2016 Fall Reunion

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the 2016 Fall reunion. On what turned out to be a beautiful day for a reunion, we had 364 participants – our largest gathering in the past eight years. Be sure to check out the photos at https://picsbylesa.smugmug.com/MSUAlumniBand/2016-MSU-Alumni-Marching-Band/. And, if you’ve ever been part of a musical […]


2017 Spring Reunion: Sunday, April 30, 2017 – MSU Alumni Band and the Spartan Youth Wind Symphony

The 2017 MSU Alumni Band Spring Concert Reunion will be Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 3:00pm, in the Fairchild Auditorium. We are pleased to be sharing the concert with the Spartan Youth Wind Symphony (http://www.music.msu.edu/syws/). On-line registration will be available in the spring, with music available on-line. We will also be coordinating an optional lunch […]

Encore summer 2016

Encore Newsletter – Summer 2016 Edition

The summer 2016 edition of the Encore newsletter has arrived. Check here for all the latest MSU Alumni Band news and events!

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Leonard Falcone 1899–1985 Creating An Enduring MSU Memorial

What words do you use when you tell a friend about Leonard Falcone? What story comes to mind when you try to explain the impact that this man had on your life, or the influence that he had on MSU’s growth to national prominence? If you are one of the fortunate men or women who […]