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Janet Kavandi selected for US Astronaut Hall of Fame

Posted by on January 10, 2019

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Dr. Janet Kavandi, veteran astronaut and a graduate of Missouri S&T, has been selected for induction into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony is scheduled for April 6 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida.

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Missouri students find a helping hand in Avery Welker

Posted by on January 3, 2019

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It isn’t difficult to spot Avery Welker in a crowd. At 6 feet 4 inches tall, the Missouri S&T graduate student towers above his peers, but his broad smile and relaxed manner make it easy for him to make connections. “I find it fun to talk and learn something new about a person,” says Welker. His genuine interest in other people – especially students – led him to apply to be the student representative to the University of Missouri Board of Curators.

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Expert in electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) named Tang Professor of Computer Engineering at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 18, 2018

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Dr. Jun Fan, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri S&T and director of the Center for Electromagnetic Compatibility, a National Science Foundation Industry-University Cooperative Research Center at Missouri S&T, has been named the Cynthia Tang Missouri Distinguished Professor of Computer Engineering at Missouri S&T. His appointment took effect Oct. 1.

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Missouri S&T honors alumni for professional distinction

Posted by on December 17, 2018

Missouri S&T presented three Awards of Professional Distinction during winter commencement ceremonies held Saturday, Dec. 15. The awards recognize the outstanding Missouri S&T graduates for professional achievement.

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Missouri S&T students chosen to speak at commencement

Posted by on December 17, 2018

Six graduating students at Missouri S&T were chosen to speak during commencement ceremonies at Missouri S&T on Saturday, Dec. 15. Two undergraduate students – one representing the College of Arts, Sciences, and Business (CASB) and one representing the College of Engineering and Computing (CEC) – and one graduate student spoke during each ceremony.

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Missouri S&T professor elected fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Posted by on December 11, 2018

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Dr. Jagannathan Sarangapani, Rutledge-Emerson Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Missouri S&T, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, the NAI announced today (Tuesday, Dec. 11).

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Kelvin T. Erickson named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 10, 2018

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Dr. Kelvin T. Erickson, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of electrical and computer engineering. Erickson will be officially recognized during Missouri S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Stephen S. Gao named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 10, 2018

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Dr. Stephen S. Gao, professor of geology and geophysics at Missouri S&T, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of geology and geophysics. Gao will be officially recognized during S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Alumnus Stephen G. Suellentrop to speak at S&T commencement

Posted by on December 6, 2018

Stephen G. Suellentrop of Dallas, chairman of Hunt Oil Co. and Hunt Refining Co., will speak at two commencement ceremonies at Missouri University of Science and Technology this month. Suellentrop earned bachelor of science and master of science degrees in petroleum engineering from Missouri S&T in 1974 and 1975, respectively.

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Missouri S&T police recognize student for helping stranded motorists

Posted by on November 29, 2018

Missouri S&T Police Chief Doug Roberts surprised Missouri S&T freshman Dalton Gerdes of Gerald, Missouri, with a STEP UP! program pin award on Tuesday, Nov. 27, for helping stranded motorists in Rolla earlier this month.

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