“If one week of feeling horrible can give someone else even one enjoyable day out of the hospital, I would do it as often as possible.”
Archives for November 2016
A Missouri University of Science and Technology researcher is part of a national group looking at ways to keep miners — especially underground coal miners — safe.
Dr. Braden Lusk, professor and chair of mining and nuclear engineering at Missouri S&T, is on the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine committee to study occupational exposure to respirable coal mine dust in underground mines. [Read more…]
Leach Theatre will host the Ten Tenors for a performance of their show, “Home for the Holidays” as a part of the 2016-17 Campus Performing Arts Series at Missouri University of Science and Technology.
Business owners and entrepreneurs are encouraged to complete a business needs survey from the Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) at Missouri University of Science and Technology.
“If something is keeping a business owner or entrepreneur awake at night, we want to know about it,” says Keith Strassner, director of Missouri S&T’s technology transfer and economic development and the SBTDC service location that it operates. “This survey is a tool to help us better understand what businesses and entrepreneurs in our region need to start, grow or improve their business. What we learn from this will help shape the programs and support we offer.” [Read more…]
Missouri University of Science and Technology’s choirs, Concert Band and Orchestra will present their holiday concert Friday, Dec. 2, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall, located at 10th and Main streets in Rolla.
A Missouri University of Science and Technology student has been accepted into the Atlantis Project, a premedical studies exchange program that allows college students to witness medical practices in a different country.
Leach Theatre at Missouri University of Science and Technology will hold a Black Friday-style sale featuring discounted tickets to select performances from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28.
The student chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) at Missouri University of Science and Technology will travel to Nahualate, Guatemala, to continue its work to help provide access to safe drinking water for the community of approximately 3,000 people.
Being civic-minded comes with rewards, both emotionally and — for Missouri University of Science and Technology students — financially.
Missouri S&T computer science and computer engineering students competed in GlobalHack 2016 in October in St. Louis, designing software to provide help to the homeless. The team ScoobyDoIt, with S&T juniors in computer science John Bagsby and Seth Kitchen, won the college division and a $100,000 prize. Also on the ScoobyDoIt team were Jacob Baird from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville and Tom Hood of Westminster College. [Read more…]