A software design team from Missouri University of Science and Technology earned first place in Schlumberger’s North American Ocean Academic Competition. The winning students earned a $15,000 prize, and their software will be made available to Schlumberger customers through the company’s website.
Rabia Hunky, a graduate student in petroleum
engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, recently became
the first Missouri S&T student to receive a “Faculty for the Future” grant
from the Schlumberger Foundation. The award provides up to three years of
financial support for selected students pursuing Ph.D.
Thanks to a gift from Missouri University of Science and Technology graduate
Stephen Rector and his wife Susan, multiple scholarships are available to
incoming freshmen interested in pursuing degrees in petroleum engineering at
Stephen W. Rector, president, CEO and co-founder of RIM Operating Inc. located in Englewood, Colo., and his wife, Susan, have pledged $1 million to the University of Missouri-Rolla.
As part of a growing alliance between Chevron Corp. and the University of Missouri-Rolla, senior executives from Chevron will visit UMR Oct. 31.