Doe Run donates $40,000 to Missouri S&T for new spectrometer

With 50,000 new employees needed in the mining industry by 2019, and 3.5 million manufacturing jobs expected over the next decade, The Doe Run Co. understands the importance of educating the next generation of the workforce. The company recently donated $40,000 to Missouri University of Science and Technology toward the purchase of an X-ray fluorescence (XRF) Spectrometer for its geology, mining and metallurgical engineering programs. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T receives $200K gift from ExxonMobil Foundation

Pictured left to right: Dr. Daryl Beetner, professor of electrical and computer engineering; Jason Brinker, venture manager for ExxonMobil; Missouri S&T Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader; Dr. Ralph Flori, associate professor of geological  sciences and engineering; and Dr. James A. Drallmeier, Curators' Teaching Professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering.

Pictured left to right: Dr. Daryl Beetner, professor of electrical and computer engineering; Jason Brinker, venture manager for ExxonMobil; Missouri S&T Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader; Dr. Ralph Flori, associate professor of geological sciences and engineering; and Dr. James A. Drallmeier, Curators’ Teaching Professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering.

Missouri University of Science and Technology has received $200,775 from the ExxonMobil Foundation as part of the company’s 2013 Educational Matching Program.
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Missouri S&T alumnus knows the value of giving back

Missouri University of Science and Technology alumnus Philip Wade, founder
and CEO of Bluegrass Energy in Tulsa, Okla., has donated $250,000 to his alma
mater.

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UMR alumnus donates mining artifact collection

William “Bill” Collins, a 1969 graduate of the University of Missouri-Rolla, has donated his collection of more than 2,000 mining artifacts to the university.

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