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Porth Lecture scheduled for Sept. 10

Posted by on September 2, 2008

Dr. Donald D. Carpenter, associate professor and director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Mich., has been invited to deliver the 2008 Porth Lecture at Missouri S&T. Carpenter’s presentation to students titled, “Academic Integrity and Professional Ethics … A Journey Towards Being an Ethical Professional Begins Now,” will […]

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Missouri S&T to host fifth season of Family Film Series

Posted by on September 2, 2008

The fifth season of the Family Film Series at Missouri S&T will provide area children and their families the opportunity to view classic family movies on a theater’s large screen, for a reasonable price. All films will be shown at 11 a.m. Saturdays in Leach Theatre of Missouri S&T’s Castleman Hall, 10th and Main streets […]

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Missouri S&T Observatory to host Visitors’ Night

Posted by on September 1, 2008

The moon and Jupiter will be visible after sunset on Friday, Sept. 12, and amateur astronomers and curious skywatchers will be able to view them through Missouri S&T Observatory’s 16-inch telescope. Weather permitting, the Missouri S&T Observatory will open its doors at 8 p.m. Visitors’ Night at the Observatory is free of charge and no […]

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BBC holds town hall at Leach Theatre Sept. 5

Posted by on September 1, 2008

Missouri University of Science and Technology has been selected as the site for an upcoming town hall forum on the U.S. presidential election, hosted by the British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) and broadcast on the BBC World Service radio program Newshour The forum will be held from 3:30-5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, in Leach Theatre of […]

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Friday is Garmin Day at Missouri S&T

Posted by on September 1, 2008

Friday, Sept 12, is Garmin Day at Missouri S&T. One of the largest employers of Missouri S&T graduates, Garmin designs, manufactures and markets navigation and communication equipment for the aviation industry and consumer markets. The event at Missouri S&T will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, in front of Toomey […]

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Leach Family Series to feature four productions this season

Posted by on August 29, 2008

Missouri S&T will present four professional productions for the 2008-09 season of the Leach Theatre Family Series. All events will be held in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall, 10th and Main streets in Rolla, Mo. The Leach Family Series is presented by the Missouri S&T student affairs department.

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Missouri S&T Free Fall Film Series to feature an eclectic mix

Posted by on August 29, 2008

Beginning with the hit Juno on Tuesday, Sept. 2, this season’s Missouri S&T Free Fall Film Festival will feature a variety of acclaimed feature films and documentaries.

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‘Greenfest’ planned to spotlight university’s environmental initiatives

Posted by on August 28, 2008

Missouri S&T will showcase its environmental and alternative energy initiatives on Sept. 11, 2008, when the campus hosts “Greenfest” in coordination with the Tour of Missouri event occurring that day in Rolla.

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KMST to celebrate 35th anniversary at Annual Membership Picnic

Posted by on August 25, 2008

Missouri S&T public radio station KMST will celebrate its 35th anniversary at its annual membership picnic. The celebration will be held from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Lions Club Park on U.S. Highway 63 South in Rolla.

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A new name and record student enrollment

Posted by on August 22, 2008

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Missouri S&T welcomes one of its largest and most talented classes ever this fall. Enrollment on the first day of classes is expected to be 6,224, a 4 percent increase over last year’s figure of 5,986, says registrar Laura Stoll. Total enrollment is 46 percent larger than the fall of 2000, when the university opened with 4,256 students.

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