The late Professor Emertus Roger Schueler succeeded Paul Skinner,
who established the first jazz lab band on campus in 1963. How
many years did Schueler head the jazz band?
Send your best guess to firstname.lastname@example.org,
and be sure to include your name and address. Winners will be
selected in a random drawing of all who respond correctly and each
will receive a Millikin prize.
Last issue's winners:
Beth Gage '64
Carol Logan Sudduth '66
Steve Greennagel '69
Dave Moorehead '68
Kristi Rittle Kellerman '98
They received a leather MU coaster for correctly knowing that the
material originally used to insulate the music conservatory
building was seaweed.
Stephen Fiol, former dean of the College of Fine Arts, along with
the late C.D. "Perk" and Pat Perkinson '45 examine the seaweed
insulation removed during the renovation and expansion of the
School of Music building in 1998. The facility was renamed
Perkinson Music Center in honor of the Perkinsons after the couple
gifted $8 million in support of the building project and its