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Statement regarding U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Sept. 22 announcement

Posted by on September 22, 2017

Missouri S&T continues to be dedicated to providing an environment free from discrimination, harassment, sexual violence and retaliation. We reaffirm our commitment to our students, faculty and staff who work every day to support our community.

As part of the University of Missouri System, Missouri S&T complies with federal guidelines, and we will review the guidance carefully to see if any changes in policies and procedures are necessary. We plan to engage in discussion and feedback.

People facing discrimination, harassment, sexual violence or retaliation can file reports to the Missouri S&T equity and Title IX office.

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Missouri S&T receives federal support for early-stage research into tapping “citizen scientists” to collect water quality data

Posted by on September 21, 2017

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Picture teams of smartphone-toting citizen scientists, poised to collect water samples and test for contaminants thanks to a user-friendly app that can crowdsource rapid responders to mobilize the next time a public water system is at risk.
Researchers from Missouri University of Science and Technology and the University of South Florida are tapping National Science Foundation seed money set aside for “potentially transformative research” to advance the technology and hone the social mobilization efforts needed to summon trained, trusted teams of everyday water watchers.

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Fall enrollment at Missouri S&T tops 8,800

Posted by on September 20, 2017

The fall 2017 enrollment at Missouri University of Science and Technology, officially recorded at the end of the semester’s fourth week, is 8,884. This is a 0.5 percent increase over last year’s fall enrollment of 8,838, says Deanne Jackson, Missouri S&T registrar.

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DeLUX Lab to focus on user experience

Posted by on September 19, 2017

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Students and faculty at Missouri University of Science and Technology will soon have a new resource for learning about how people interact with information technology.

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Missouri S&T geologist leads $2.1M National Science Foundation research effort to study Earth’s greatest mass extinction

Posted by on September 18, 2017

Missouri S&T geologist Dr. Wan Yang has devoted his academic career to unlocking the mysteries of the Permian mass extinction more than 250 million years ago. That geological odyssey now finds him leading an 11-institution consortium that’s been collectively awarded a $2.1 million National Science Foundation research grant.

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Climate survey results presented

Posted by on September 14, 2017

Based on the results of a campus climate survey administered last fall, the academic and work environment at Missouri University of Science and Technology is perceived as “comfortable” or “very comfortable” by 75 percent of respondents. But 18 percent of survey respondents report that they had experienced “exclusionary, intimidating, offensive and/or hostile conduct” during the […]

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Missouri S&T to test emergency alert system

Posted by on September 12, 2017

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Missouri University of Science and Technology will conduct a test of its emergency alert system at noon Wednesday, Sept. 13.

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Joint statement regarding DACA

Posted by on September 5, 2017

Today (Tuesday, Sept. 5) Dr. Christopher G. Maples, interim chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology, joined University of Missouri System President Mun Choi, University of Missouri-Columbia Chancellor Alexander Cartwright, University of Missouri-Kansas City interim Chancellor Barbara Bichelmeyer and University of Missouri-St. Louis Chancellor Thomas George to issue the following statement in support of […]

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Missouri S&T engineering ranked No. 3 in nation

Posted by on September 5, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, Missouri University of Science and Technology is ranked third in the nation for engineering by the rankings organization College Factual.

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Yinfa Ma to lead S&T’s Center for Biomedical Research

Posted by on September 1, 2017

Dr. Yinfa Ma, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of chemistry at Missouri University of Science and Technology and associate dean for research and external relations in the College of Arts, Sciences and Business, became director of the newly renamed Center for Biomedical Research at Missouri S&T today (Friday, Sept. 1). The center was established in 2008 […]

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