Archives for January 2015

S&T sophomore receives Investment Realty Scholarship

Mike Woessner and Lindsey Carlson

Mike Woessner and Lindsey Carlson

Lindsey Carlson of Republic, Missouri, a sophomore in information science and technology (IST) at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been awarded the Investment Realty Scholarship. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T satellite team wins national Air Force competition

The Satellite team. Photo submitted.

The Satellite team. Photo submitted.

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Satellite Research Team earned first place in the U.S. Air Force’s University Nanosat-8 Program. The Air Force is now working to launch the team’s spacecraft on a future mission into low orbit.

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ArcAttack to perform at Missouri S&T Feb. 13

arcattack-300x204The high-tech instrumentation group ArcAttack will visit Missouri University of Science and Technology this month. The performance is part of Missouri S&T’s 2014-15 Leach Theatre Family Series.  ArcAttack is known for its singing Tesla coils, a robot drum kit and its stunt-man emcee.

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S&T researcher finds hydrogen production in extreme bacterium

Melanie MormileA researcher at Missouri University of Science and Technology has discovered a bacterium that can produce hydrogen, an element that one day could lessen the world’s dependence on oil. [Read more…]

At upcoming conference, historian to discuss lessons from technology’s past

Dr. Jeff Schramm, associate professor of history and political science

Dr. Jeff Schramm, associate professor of history and political science

The impact of technological innovation on industries in the past holds valuable lessons for colleges and universities as they wrestle with new approaches to learning that could challenge traditional teaching models. [Read more…]

McMillin named associate dean

Bruce McMillianDr. Bruce McMillin, professor of computer science and interim associate dean of the College of Engineering and Computing at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named associate dean for research and external relations in Missouri S&T’s College of Engineering and Computing effective Jan. 1. [Read more…]

Attend Black History Month events at Missouri S&T

MissouriSTsignature-green-webMissouri University of Science and Technology will celebrate Black History Month this February with numerous events based on the theme “Black Life and Culture Knowledge.” The following campus events are free and open to the public: [Read more…]

S&T adjunct named Outstanding PE in Education

Dr. William Gillis

Dr. William Gillis

Dr. William Gillis, an adjunct instructor at Missouri University of Science and Technology and managing engineer in the planning, design, and construction department at the University of Missouri-Columbia, was named the 2015 Outstanding Professional Engineer in Education by the St. Louis Chapter of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers. [Read more…]

Spring Career Fair scheduled for Feb. 17 at Missouri S&T

Career Fair-webRepresentatives from over 200 companies will be on hand to recruit students at the 2015 Spring Career Fair at Missouri University of Science and Technology on Feb. 17.

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Missouri S&T earns spot in Pathways to Innovation program

Bonnie BachmanMissouri University of Science and Technology is one of 25 U.S. universities selected to participate in Epicenter’s Pathways to Innovation program, which helps colleges incorporate innovation and entrepreneurship into undergraduate engineering education. [Read more…]