Month: August 2013

Community orchestra looking for members

Posted by on August 30, 2013

University students and community members who are musicians are invited to join the University and Community Symphony Orchestra at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The orchestra hopes to bolster its ranks this season and would welcome new talents.

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Missouri S&T to receive $3.2 million for strategic initiatives

Posted by on August 30, 2013

Three initiatives related to Missouri University of Science and Technology’s new strategic plan will be fully funded through the University of Missouri System, UM System President Timothy Wolfe announced today (Friday, Aug. 30, 2013).

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Bohner to lead international mathematical society

Posted by on August 28, 2013

Dr. Martin Bohner, professor of mathematics and statistics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named president of the International Society of Difference Equations (ISDE).

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New book examines life of first female Egyptologist

Posted by on August 28, 2013

Margaret Alice Murray, one of the first women to practice archaeology and the first woman to publicly unwrap a mummy, is the subject of a new book by Missouri University of Science and Technology historian Dr. Kathleen Sheppard.

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‘Cyber Week’ to kick off KMST membership drive

Posted by on August 27, 2013

Public radio station KMST’s annual fall membership drive will kick off with Cyber Week Sept. 7-13 on its website, kmst.org, followed by the station’s on-air portion of the membership drive, which will be held Sept. 14-22. The goal of the fall membership drive is $70,000.

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Doe Run helps fund mining survey lab at S&T

Posted by on August 27, 2013

A donation of $40,000 from The Doe Run Co. will help equip a new mining survey laboratory that is being built at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The lab will help provide innovative and practical learning opportunities for future mining engineers.

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Buy or sell? Response may depend on how investment news is delivered

Posted by on August 26, 2013

Some investment firms are looking at using online videos to bring financial news to their investors. But researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology caution firms to first consider the nature of the news before deciding how to distribute it.

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S&T PhD student receives INCOSE doctoral award

Posted by on August 26, 2013

Lou Pape, a doctoral candidate in systems engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology from St. Louis, has received the 2013 Stevens Doctoral Award for Promising Research in Systems Engineering and Integration from the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Foundation. The award, which was presented at the group’s annual INCOSE International Symposium in […]

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Hyoung Koo Lee named associate chair of mining and nuclear engineering

Posted by on August 23, 2013

Dr. Hyoung Koo Lee, associate professor of mining and nuclear engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named associate chair of the mining and nuclear engineering department and director of the Missouri S&T Nuclear Reactor. The appointment takes effect Sept. 1.

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S&T students to host business simulation competition

Posted by on August 23, 2013

A group of students from Missouri University of Science and Technology is helping plan a computer-simulated business competition for Missouri high school students. The event will allow teams of students to compete in a setting that mimics an actual business.

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