CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,
Dec. 1, 2009 – The Mark Hudson Memorial Leadership Award has been endowed through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation.
Mark and Linda Hudson of Keller, Texas, dedicated this scholarship in memory of their son, Mark Hudson, in recognition of his commitment to Sigma Nu fraternity. Mr. and Mrs. Hudson are both graduates of Southeast Missouri State University and were active in the Greek community from 1974 to 1978.
Mr. Hudson received his MBA degree in 1978 from Southeast, and Linda Hudson received her bachelor of science degree from Southeast in the same year. Mrs. Hudson went on to earn an MHA degree in 1981 from St. Louis University.
The Mark Hudson Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity who has demonstrated leadership and dedication to community relations, chapter growth and philanthropy. The renewable scholarship will be awarded for the first time in fall 2010. The director of Campus Life and Event Services in conjunction with the advisor to Sigma Nu will select the recipient based on recommendations from the fraternity.