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Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence

The 2019-2020 academic year marks the 30th anniversary of the Pierre Laclede College at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. There are several exciting celebrations and other significant Honors milestones taking place, including a kickoff alumni happy hour, the 10th anniversary of Honors Alumni Trivia Night, the 20th anniversary of Bellerive, and a banner event taking place in April of 2020. Please consider joining us for these events as we celebrate 30 years of excellence and transforming lives.

Click below to learn about the events happening as part of our 30th Anniversary Celebration and how you can get involved.


Friday, September 6, 2019

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: The 1942 Room at the Pat Connolly Tavern

Grab a drink with past and present deans of the Pierre Laclede Honors College and mingle with fellow alumni to kick off the start of our 30th anniversary year!

Saturday, January 25, 2020

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Location: St. Ann of Normandy Catholic Church

*Registration Required

Join the Honors College Alumni Association for the 10th anniversary of the Pierre Laclede Honors College Trivia Night. This award-winning event is one of St. Louis' most challenging trivia competitions, with all proceeds benefiting the Honors College Development Fund. This page will be updated with registration and sponsorship information as soon as it becomes available!


Friday, February 28th and Saturday, February 29, 2020

Times: TBD

Locations: TBD

Join the students of Bellerive as we celebrate the launch of the publication's 20th issue. More information regarding the launch celebration will be on this page as it becomes available. In the mean time, consider submitting your creative works to Bellerive! Submissions are welcome from all students, faculty, and alumni!


Saturday, April 4, 2020

Time: TBD

Location: Glen Echo Country Club

*RSVP required

Join students, faculty, staff, alumni, and other members of the Honors community as we celebrate 30 years of excellence and transforming lives. This celebration is the headline event of our 30th anniversary year - you won't want to miss it! RSVP information will be posted here soon!

Honors College Archives

Want to see photos from the Honors College's past? Check out our digital archive on Flickr here. Please consider adding comments to help us identify dates, people, and events that are in these photos. Want to add your own photos to our archive? Email Dan Gerth for more information!


Questions? Want to Get Involved?

Contact 30th Anniversary Committee Chair Adrienne Newcomer or Associate Dean Dan Gerth.