Ray Magnifico (68) of Point Pleasant, New Jersey, is a retired high school guidance counselor who volunteered to serve as a reunion coordinator for MSU alumni of his era. For more than a decade, Magnifico has organized an annual alumni reunion of classmates at MSU Homecoming. What began as a small group of a dozen Eagles has now grown to include more than 50 returning alumni from states as far away as New Jersey, Texas and Nevada.
2018 Eagle Spirit Award
This award is given to an alumnus who is a proud and active Eagle. This individual regularly demonstrates Eagle Pride through attending MSU events, student recruitment, encouraging active support of MSU among peers and/or representing the University in a positive manner. The recipient was recognized at the 2018 Homecoming Brunch.