Month: October 2017

Missouri S&T graduate student awarded top IEEE honor

Posted by on October 31, 2017

A Missouri University of Science and Technology graduate student has received a top award from a leading academic honor society for engineers. Katelyn Brinker of Highland, Illinois, is co-winner of the 2017 Alton B. Zerby and Carl T. Koerner Outstanding Student Award from IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (HKN). The honor society for electrical and computer engineers is an affiliate of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the world’s largest technical professional organization for the advancement of technology.

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Missouri S&T crowns 2017 Homecoming royalty

Posted by on October 28, 2017

Missouri University of Science and Technology crowned the 2017 Homecoming Queen and King at halftime of the Oct. 28 football game between Missouri S&T and Southwest Baptist University.

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Missouri S&T Orchestra to perform fall concert

Posted by on October 27, 2017

The Missouri University of Science and Technology Symphony Orchestra will hold its spring concert in Leach Theatre on the Missouri S&T campus this November.

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Missouri S&T Jazz Bands to perform at Leach Theatre in November

Posted by on October 26, 2017

Two Missouri University of Science and Technology jazz bands will hold their fall jazz concert on Friday, Nov. 3. Preceding the concert, the Missouri S&T jazz combo will perform at 6:30 p.m.

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Trick-or-treat at Missouri S&T

Posted by on October 24, 2017

The Chancellor’s Leadership Academy at Missouri University of Science and Technology will host its annual Trunk-or-Treat event on Halloween for Rolla area children sixth grade and younger.

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St. Pat’s sweatshirt reveal is Oct. 27

Posted by on October 24, 2017

The St. Pat’s Board at Missouri University of Science and Technology will reveal the 2018 theme and sweatshirt design for the 110th annual Best Ever St. Pat’s celebration as a part of the university’s Homecoming events.

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Founder of the REMADE Institute to deliver second Stoffer Lecture at S&T

Posted by on October 23, 2017

Performing scientific experiments and mountain climbing have a great deal in common, says Dr. Eric S. Peterson, founder of the REMADE Institute, a National Network of Manufacturing Institute led by Rochester Institute of Technology. Peterson will explain this theory in the second annual Dr. James Stoffer Lecture at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Peterson’s presentation, titled “A Mountainous Romp in Science and Life,” will be held at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, in Room G-3 Schrenk Hall on the Missouri S&T campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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399th Army Band to perform at Leach Theatre

Posted by on October 20, 2017

The 399th Army Band, based at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, will perform a free concert this October at Leach Theatre. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall, located on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus at the corner of 10th and Main streets in Rolla.

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Historian discovers early Reformation writings “hiding in plain sight”

Posted by on October 20, 2017

As Protestant Christians around the world prepare to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses – the document that sparked the Protestant Reformation – a historian of early modern Europe has discovered what he believes to be early versions of another set of theological theses written some three decades after Luther’s famous pronouncement […]

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The innovator’s toolbox: metallurgical engineer returns to Missouri S&T for O’Keefe Lecture

Posted by on October 19, 2017

As a Ph.D. student at Missouri University of Science and Technology, metallurgical engineer Martin Perez dove deep into studying the effects of molten metal corrosion and the use of alloy powders in alkaline batteries.
But when Perez returns to S&T next week to deliver the ninth annual Dr. Thomas J. O’Keefe Lecture, expect very little discussion about powder metallurgy. Instead, the guest lecturer plans to focus on what he calls the “secret to innovation: applied imagination.”

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