Archives for March 2015

Chancellor brings Show Me Value Tour to Steelville

Missouri S&T Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader

Missouri S&T Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader

Dr. Cheryl B. Schrader, chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology, will tour Steelville Manufacturing Co. and visit Steelville Middle School on Thursday, April 2, as part of the Show Me Value Tour, a statewide initiative by University of Missouri System leaders to discuss the importance of a college education. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T women’s mucking team wins world championship

Gold panning at 2014's competition.

Gold panning at 2014’s competition.

The Women’s Mucking Team from Missouri University of Science and Technology has earned first place in its category at the 37th Intercollegiate Mining Competition. The team successfully defended its title as world champions in a competition designed to test skills in old-fashioned mining techniques generally known as “mucking.” The event was held March 25-29 at the Western Australia School of Mines in Kalgoorlie, Australia.

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Missouri S&T’s EWB to host ‘Run for Water’ 5K

details_5c5db70204e21d8c78413843ba0315f52c29a9adThe student chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) at Missouri University of Science and Technology will host a 5K run this April to raise money to support team travel expenses.

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S&T’s Jeff Schramm joins We the Humanities platform as curator

Dr. Jeff Schramm

Dr. Jeff Schramm

Dr. Jeff Schramm, associate professor of history and political science at Missouri University of Science and Technology, will join the international humanities Twitter account We the Humanities as guest curator April 6-12. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T students to perform ‘Clue: The Musical’

cluegraphic-1125x1289The Miner League Theatre Players at Missouri University of Science and Technology will bring mystery to campus this April with four performances of “Clue: The Musical.”

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Public tickets available April 13 for Condoleezza Rice lecture at Missouri S&T

Dr. Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. Secretary of State

Dr. Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. Secretary of State

Missouri University of Science and Technology will present a lecture by Dr. Condoleezza Rice, the 66th U.S. Secretary of State, as part of its Remmers Special Artist/Lecturer Series on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Rice will be the 31st presenter in the series. [Read more…]

Jeffrey Cawlfield selected for Leadership Missouri

Jeff CawlfieldDr. Jeffrey D. Cawlfield, vice provost for undergraduate studies at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been selected to participate in Leadership Missouri, a seven-month leadership enhancement program sponsored by the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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Missouri S&T to host regional mathematics conference

29290_10150206471700304_8069865_nThe first Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Central States Section Conference will be held at Missouri University of Science and Technology April 11-12.

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Pioneering African American Dr. Tamiko M. Youngblood dies

Dr. Tamiko M. Youngblood receives her Ph.D. hood during May 1997 commencement ceremonies.

Dr. Tamiko M. Youngblood receives her Ph.D. hood during May 1997 commencement ceremonies.

As a student at Missouri University of Science and Technology, Dr. Tamiko M. Youngblood dreamed of breaking down barriers for African Americans. [Read more…]

Illusionists to perform at Missouri S&T

SpencersThe award-winning husband and wife illusionist act “Spencers: Theatre of Illusion” will perform on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus as part of the 2014-15 Leach Theatre Family Series this month.

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