Month: January 2016

New mathematical model illustrates link between energy use and aging

Posted by on January 29, 2016

Why does a Great Dane have a shorter lifespan than a pug? The answer lies in a complex relationship between energy usage and lifespan. That relationship is quickly being unraveled through the use of numerical modeling by a researcher at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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Attend Black History Month events at Missouri S&T

Posted by on January 28, 2016

Missouri University of Science and Technology will celebrate Black History Month this February with numerous events based on the national theme “Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories.”

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Local children can join S&T students in ‘Alice in Wonderland’ production

Posted by on January 28, 2016

Area children are invited to join Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Ballet and Dance Club in its upcoming production of “Alice in Wonderland” in February. Young dancers can attend a dance camp on Saturday, Jan. 30, to learn the opening dance.

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Missouri S&T to compete in 2017 Solar Decathlon

Posted by on January 27, 2016

Missouri University of Science and Technology has been selected to compete in the 2017 Solar Decathlon, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced. Missouri S&T is one of 16 teams selected from around the world.

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Hispanic Film Series starts Jan. 29 at Missouri S&T

Posted by on January 25, 2016

For the second year in a row, the Missouri University of Science and Technology arts, languages, and philosophy department has received a grant to offer a Hispanic Film Series at Missouri S&T. As part of the series, five films will be screened free of charge on Friday nights during the spring semester. All films are […]

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Engineering Education Center is now Missouri S&T Global – St. Louis

Posted by on January 25, 2016

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Engineering Education Center (EEC) located in St. Louis has changed its name to Missouri S&T Global-St. Louis. The change, which took effect in December 2015, reflects the growing role of Missouri S&T in the global market.

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Three S&T students selected for UM System entrepreneurship program

Posted by on January 22, 2016

Three Missouri University of Science and Technology students have been selected for the 2016 cohort of the University of Missouri System Entrepreneurial Scholars and Interns Program. A total of 18 students from the four UM System campuses were selected.

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Missouri S&T saxophonist selected for Missouri All-Collegiate Band

Posted by on January 22, 2016

Carol Pint, a senior in biological sciences at Missouri University of Science and Technology from Evanston, Illinois, has been chosen to perform with the Missouri All-Collegiate Band at this month’s Missouri Music Educators Association (MMEA) Conference.

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Chinese Spring Festival is Jan. 31 at S&T

Posted by on January 22, 2016

The Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA) at Missouri University of Science and Technology invites the area community to attend its annual Spring Festival, also called the Chinese New Year or Lunar New Year, on Sunday, Jan. 31.

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Elvis’ first venture to Las Vegas flopped, writes historian

Posted by on January 22, 2016

Beginning with “one electrifying night” in 1969 and continuing through the mid-1970s, Elvis Presley reigned as Las Vegas’ top nightclub act. But his first attempt to win over fans in that city 60 years ago was “a painful setback” for the young performer, writes a Missouri S&T historian.

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