Geotechnical engineering expert to present first Prakash Lecture at S&T

Dr. Richard D. Woods, a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, will present the inaugural lecture in the Shamsher and Sally Prakash Distinguished Lecture Series in Geotechnical Engineering.

The lecture, titled “Geotechnical Impact of High Energy Construction Operations on Nearby Infrastructure,” will be held at 8:45 a.m. Thursday, May 18, in Room 125 Butler-Carlton Hall. It is free and open to the public. [Read more…]

National experts come to S&T for GeoMO 2017

Civil and environmental engineering experts are the featured speakers when Missouri University of Science and Technology hosts the 2017 GeoMo symposium May 18.

The symposium, titled “Geophysics and Nondestructive Evaluation in the Assessment and Monitoring of Geotechnical and Infrastructure Systems,” is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 18 in Room 125 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall on the Missouri S&T campus. [Read more…]

S&T faculty honored for outstanding teaching in distance education

Missouri University of Science and Technology presented outstanding teaching awards to Missouri S&T faculty engaged in distance education during an awards dinner on March 8, 2017. Faculty were recognized for their outstanding teaching, which is reflected in the quality of instruction, interaction with students and availability.  [Read more…]

Missouri S&T big data certificates ranked second in nation

Missouri S&T's graduate certificate programs in big data are ranked second in the U.S. by Value College.

Missouri S&T’s graduate certificate programs in big data are ranked second in the U.S. by Value College.

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Business Analytics and Data Science graduate certification program is ranked second in the nation in Value College’s Top 50 Best Value Online Big Data Graduate Programs of 2016.

The rankings list Carnegie Mellon University first, followed by Missouri S&T, which also offers graduate certificate programs in Big Data and Security, and Big Data Management and Analytics. The programs are offered as part of distance and continuing education through Missouri S&T’s business information and technology department. [Read more…]

U.S. News ranks Missouri S&T among top online graduate programs

online-keyboardFifteen online master’s degree programs at Missouri University of Science and Technology are ranked among the best in the country in four categories, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 Best Online Programs Rankings. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T Engineering Education Center turns 50

Fifty years ago this September, Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Engineering Education Center in St. Louis, known then as the Graduate Engineering Center, opened with nothing but a borrowed desk in an office above a drug store across the street from the newly established University of Missouri-St. Louis campus. [Read more…]

Asphalt conference at Missouri S&T Dec. 9-10

asphaltThe 57th annual Asphalt Conference will be held at Missouri University of Science and Technology Dec. 9-10. Registration is $130 per person and is available online at asphalt.mst.edu. [Read more…]

Bodapati earns ASCE award for lifetime achievement

Dr. Narayan Bodapati, an adjunct professor in the Missouri University of Science and Technology Engineering Education Center in St. Louis, has been named the 2014 recipient of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Region 7 Lifetime Achievement Award. [Read more…]

Register for Missouri S&T’s Robotics Camp

Students can still register for the three-day Robotics Camp at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The camp will be held June 9-11. Students should be age 12 to 15 on or before June 9.

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Outstanding teaching of distance ed courses recognized

Dr. Henry Wiebe, vice provost of global learning at Missouri University of Science and Technology, presented outstanding teaching awards to Missouri S&T faculty members engaged in distance education during a campus ceremony on April 23. “The high evaluation scores received by these faculty members reflect their strong commitment to serve our distance students,” says Wiebe. [Read more…]