Archives for January 27, 2015

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…]

Missouri S&T historian examines gangster Bugsy Siegel in new biography

“Benjamin ‘Bugsy’ Siegel: The Gangster, the Flamingo, and the Making of Modern Las Vegas” Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel was a successful, charismatic and tough gangster, but he was neither a visionary who founded the Las Vegas Strip nor a pathological killer, says Missouri University of Science and Technology historian Larry Gragg in his biography of the mobster. [Read more…]