Archives for October 9, 2014

Missouri S&T works to increase diversity in computer science

file8521243596280Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of 15 schools selected by the Anita Borg Institute (ABI), a nonprofit organization focused on advancing women in computing, and Harvey Mudd College to participate in a new program designed to increase the percentage of undergraduate computer science majors who are female or students of color. [Read more…]

Space debris expert to present lecture in St. Louis Oct. 15

Dr. William Schonberg

Dr. William Schonberg

All spacecraft that operate in low-earth orbit, like the International Space Station, are subject to high-speed impacts by orbital space junk – projectiles that can travel at speeds of 18,000 miles per hour, says Dr. William Schonberg, chair of civil, architectural and environmental engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T’s EWB to host Day of the Dead 5K

EWB working in Honduras in 2013. Photo courtesy of Missouri S&T EWB.

EWB working in Honduras in 2013. Photo courtesy of Missouri S&T EWB.

The student chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) at Missouri University of Science and Technology will host a 5K run this month to raise money to support team travel expenses.

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Bertelsmeyer Hall dedication to be held Oct. 17

Bertelsmeyer Hall. Photo by Sam O'Keefe, Missouri S&T.

Bertelsmeyer Hall. Photo by Sam O’Keefe, Missouri S&T.

Missouri University of Science and Technology will formally celebrate the completion of the newly constructed $22.3 million James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall during Missouri S&T’s Homecoming this October.

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