Archives for January 15, 2015

New Weiner Professor to offer Mechanics of Music course at S&T

Deborah Rambo Sinn

Dr. Deborah Rambo Sinn

Pianist and author Dr. Deborah Rambo Sinn has joined the Missouri University of Science and Technology faculty this spring as the 2015 Maxwell C. Weiner Distinguished Professor of Humanities. She is teaching a course on the construction of music in the arts, languages, and philosophy department at Missouri S&T this semester. [Read more…]

Hofer elected president of international organization

V. Jeanie HoferDr. Jeanie Hofer, assistant vice chancellor for international affairs at Missouri University of Science and Technology, recently was elected president of Mid-America Universities International (MAUI). She will serve a two-year term starting Jan. 1, 2015. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T students to perform ‘Next to Normal’ this month

From the left: Top row:  Blane Pressler, Member of Actor’s Equity, and Ian Ramsey. Bottom row: Lauren Werkmeister and Rebecca Hanauer.

From the left: Top row: Blane Pressler, Member of Actor’s Equity, and Ian Ramsey. Bottom row: Lauren Werkmeister and Rebecca Hanauer.

Members of the Alpha Psi Omega theater fraternity at Missouri University of Science and Technology will attempt to dispel the taboos associated with mental health issues with performances of “Next to Normal” as part of Mental Health Awareness Week this January.

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Huber earns Missouri historical society fellowship

Patrick HuberThe State Historical Society of Missouri selected Dr. Patrick Huber, a Missouri University of Science and Technology history professor for one of two fellowships in the Center for Missouri Studies for 2015. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T grad student found dead

Malaka Thilakaratne, 33, a Ph.D. student in applied mathematics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was found dead at an off-campus residence Wednesday, Jan. 14. [Read more…]