Archives for May 9, 2016

Nixon, Middleton to speak at Missouri S&T commencement

Missouri S&T CommencementCommencement ceremonies will be live-streamed and available for post-commencement viewing here. Or follow commencement activity on social media using the hashtag #GoMiners2016.

More than 1,200 Missouri University of Science and Technology graduates will be awarded degrees during two commencement ceremonies to be held at Missouri S&T this month.

Michael A. Middleton, interim president of the University of Missouri System, will speak at the first commencement ceremony, which will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14. More than 600 degrees will be awarded during the 10 a.m. ceremony, which is for all graduate candidates and undergraduate candidates in arts, business and science programs.

Missouri Gov. Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon will speak at the second commencement ceremony, which will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 14. More than 600 undergraduate engineering degrees will be awarded during the 4 p.m. ceremony.

Both ceremonies will be held in the Gale Bullman Building, located at 10th Street and Bishop Avenue in Rolla. [Read more…]

KMST recognizes Volunteer of the Year, Business of the Year

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s public radio station KMST honored Rolla, Missouri, real estate agent Cindy Beger as “Volunteer of the Year” during the station’s annual Membership Reunion, held April 28 at the Lions Club Den in Rolla. KMST Station Manager John Francis thanked Beger for her contributions as a guest host and membership drive volunteer. [Read more…]