The doctor is IN

Posted by on September 19, 2017

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“The medical students from Rolla are different. Every single one seems to be scarily talented and driven.” That is the opinion of Dave Westenberg, who says he has probably taught a class to every S&T student who has gone on to medical school in the past 15 years. “It makes writing letters of recommendation for […]

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Statement regarding U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Sept. 22 announcement

Posted by on September 22, 2017

Missouri S&T continues to be dedicated to providing an environment free from discrimination, harassment, sexual violence and retaliation. We reaffirm our commitment to our students, faculty and staff who work every day to support our community.

As part of the University of Missouri System, Missouri S&T complies with federal guidelines, and we will review the guidance carefully to see if any changes in policies and procedures are necessary. We plan to engage in discussion and feedback.

People facing discrimination, harassment, sexual violence or retaliation can file reports to the Missouri S&T equity and Title IX office.

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Apply to speak at Missouri S&T’s second annual TEDx Talk

Posted by on September 22, 2017

Area community members can apply to present ideas at a TEDx event on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus this spring.

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Missouri S&T receives federal support for early-stage research into tapping “citizen scientists” to collect water quality data

Posted by on September 21, 2017

Picture teams of smartphone-toting citizen scientists, poised to collect water samples and test for contaminants thanks to a user-friendly app that can crowdsource rapid responders to mobilize the next time a public water system is at risk.
Researchers from Missouri University of Science and Technology and the University of South Florida are tapping National Science Foundation seed money set aside for “potentially transformative research” to advance the technology and hone the social mobilization efforts needed to summon trained, trusted teams of everyday water watchers.

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Rolla cultural festival will be held Sept. 30

Posted by on September 21, 2017

Missouri University of Science and Technology will host the eighth annual Celebration of Nations in collaboration with the city of Rolla on Sept. 30. The event gives local residents and students a chance to showcase and celebrate the cultural diversity that makes Rolla unique.

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Fall enrollment at Missouri S&T tops 8,800

Posted by on September 20, 2017

The fall 2017 enrollment at Missouri University of Science and Technology, officially recorded at the end of the semester’s fourth week, is 8,884. This is a 0.5 percent increase over last year’s fall enrollment of 8,838, says Deanne Jackson, Missouri S&T registrar.

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DeLUX Lab to focus on user experience

Posted by on September 19, 2017

Students and faculty at Missouri University of Science and Technology will soon have a new resource for learning about how people interact with information technology.

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Record number of recruiters expected at Missouri S&T’s Career Fair

Posted by on September 19, 2017

Missouri University of Science and Technology students seeking full-time employment after graduation or co-op or internship for the semester will have an opportunity to meet with a record number of employers at the 2017 Fall Career Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 26, in the Gale Bullman Building on the S&T campus. Over 315 companies are registered to attend the event.

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The power of recycling could fuel vehicles in the future

Posted by on September 19, 2017

The idea of recycling waste cooking oil into biodiesel fuel is nothing new. For years, researchers have studied the process and companies have recycled when possible. However, for many groups, cost is often the determining factor for making the effort to recycle.

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Missouri S&T’s Army ROTC to get a lift via helicopter

Posted by on September 18, 2017

Two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from the Missouri Army National Guard will land on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus this month to help train the university’s U.S. Army ROTC Stonehenge Battalion.

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