Tag: explosives

Missouri S&T adds master’s degree in explosives technology

Posted by on September 28, 2017

Growing interest in explosives technology among both federal investigators and military personnel is prompting Missouri University of Science and Technology to further expand its graduate programs in the field.
The University of Missouri System Board of Curators on Thursday voted to approve a new master of science degree in explosives technology at Missouri S&T. The proposal now awaits final approval by the state Coordinating Board of Higher Education.

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From wide receiver to mining leader

Posted by on October 18, 2016

Braden Lusk first came to Rolla in 1996 as a walk-on wide receiver from central Kansas who excelled at math and science in high school but admittedly “had no idea what an engineer was.”

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Curators approve nation’s first Ph.D. in explosives engineering

Posted by on November 21, 2013

A pioneering program in explosives engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology is poised to expand to the doctoral level. The University of Missouri System Board of Curators voted to approve the degree program at its Nov. 21 meeting. The program now must be approved by the Coordinating Board of Higher Education.

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Explosives Camp is a blast

Posted by on May 29, 2012

This June, high school students from California to Maine will experience a unique summer camp hosted by Missouri University of Science and Technology. The main draw for the students, apparently, is that they get to blow stuff up.

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It’s that time of year for Explosives Camp at S&T

Posted by on June 7, 2011

The first session of one of the most unique summer camps in the nation is under way at Missouri University of Science and Technology. Missouri S&T is once again holding Explosives Camp for high school juniors and seniors. The first of three sessions started June 5.

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S&T to award nation’s first master’s degrees in explosives engineering

Posted by on December 2, 2010

Missouri University of Science and Technology will award the nation’s first master’s degrees in explosives engineering Dec. 18.

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Summer camp featuring explosives starts in June

Posted by on April 30, 2010

Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of the few places in the country where college students can study explosives. And, this summer, high school students will once again be coming to Missouri S&T to learn the proper ways to blow things up.

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Missouri S&T to offer master’s degree in explosives engineering

Posted by on April 28, 2010

The State of Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education (or CBHE) has approved the new master of science degree in explosives engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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Grad student researches improvised explosive devices by making his own

Posted by on July 29, 2009

Phillip Mulligan is trying to make improvised explosive devices more powerful with the idea of eventually making them less deadly.

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This summer camp features high-grade explosives

Posted by on May 28, 2009

Dr. Paul Worsey’s specialization is teaching people the right way to blow stuff up. This summer, Worsey will once again host Explosives Camp for high school students at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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