S&T announces Undergraduate Research Conference winners

The winners of the 13th annual Undergraduate Research Conference at Missouri University of Science and Technology have been announced. The conference, which was held in April on the S&T campus, featured oral and poster exhibitions that represented work from students in nearly every major at Missouri S&T. Winners were awarded a cash prize of $750. Second- and third-place finishers received $500 and $250, respectively.

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S&T announces Undergraduate Research Conference winners

The winners of the 12th annual Undergraduate Research Conference at Missouri University of Science and Technology have been announced. The conference, which was held on April 11 on the S&T campus, featured oral and poster exhibitions that represented work from students in nearly every major at Missouri S&T. Winners were awarded a cash prize of $750. Second- and third-place finishers received $500 and $250, respectively.

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Missouri S&T racecar teams earn high finishes

The Formula SAE car in action. Photo by Bob Phelan.

The Formula SAE car in action. Photo by Bob Phelan.

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Formula SAE-Electric team earned fifth place at Formula SAE-Lincoln, an international student design competition for Formula One-style racecars sponsored by the SAE International. This was the first time the team competed at an event. Missouri S&T’s Formula SAE team earned 25th in a separate competition for combustion-based cars at the same event.

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Missouri S&T’s HPVC team wins national competition

Group photo from the Missouri S&T HPVC team Facebook. See https://www.facebook.com/pages/Missouri-ST-Human-Powered-Vehicle-Team/.

Group photo from the Missouri S&T HPVC team Facebook. See https://www.facebook.com/pages/Missouri-ST-Human-Powered-Vehicle-Team/.

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Human Powered Vehicle Competition Team earned first place at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2015 Human Powered Vehicle Challenge East Coast Competition. The competition was held Friday, May 8, through Sunday, May 10, at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

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Missouri S&T announces Undergraduate Research Conference winners

MissouriSTsignature-green-webThe winners of the 11th annual Undergraduate Research Conference have been announced at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The conference, which was held in mid-April, featured oral and poster exhibitions that represented nearly every major at Missouri S&T. Winners received a cash prize of $750. Second- and third-place finishers received $500 and $250, respectively.

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Humanitarian minor encourages service learning

The new minor in humanitarian engineering and science will allow students to earn credit for service-learning activities, such as Engineers Without Borders.

The new minor in humanitarian engineering and science will allow students to earn credit for service-learning activities, such as Engineers Without Borders. Here, Missouri S&T students work on an EWB project in Santiago, Honduras.

A new minor in humanitarian engineering and science at Missouri University of Science and Technology will allow students to earn credit for service-learning activities while opening doors for even more community service opportunities. [Read more…]

‘Strategy for Success’ emphasizes inventive learning, return on investment

Missouri S&T's strategic plan focuses on providing a high return on investment

Missouri S&T’s strategic plan focuses on providing a high return on investment

A new strategic plan at Missouri University of Science and Technology outlines a blueprint to ensure that every undergraduate student gets involved in “experiential learning,” along with upgrades in teaching and research facilities and additional faculty positions, all to ensure that the university offers the best possible return on investment for students, research partners and others. [Read more…]

Incoming freshmen to find out what experiential learning is all about

New freshmen at the University of Missouri-Rolla are about to find out what experiential learning means — before they even get to their first classes.         

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