COLUMBIA — When Sam Hamra left his hometown in the Bootheel region to attend MU, he couldn’t help but notice his black peers were staying behind. Some of them would carry on the work their parents did, picking and chopping cotton for his father’s clothing company.
Alumnus donates $100,000 to MU School of Law
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