Art of one

Derek Carpenter poses with a piece of his artwork.

Derek Carpenter poses with a piece of his artwork.

Derek Carpenter’s life came to a standstill in December 2012.

Fresh out of college with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from Missouri S&T, he was ready to move home to Colorado to start his career as a lab manager.

Then the diagnosis came. On a routine checkup, he was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. He went through eight months of treatment that kept him often bedridden, and often in debilitating pain. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T begins STEM-focused elementary ed program this fall

Students interested in teaching 1st through 6th grades can register for a new program beginning this fall at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The new elementary education program will prepare students for teaching careers that emphasize science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).   [Read more…]

At #STEMSTL forum, Chancellor Schrader stresses importance of education

Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader chats with fellow panelist Kevin Token of BSA LifeStructures prior to the  "STEM: Growing Innovation" forum. With Schrader and Token are, from left, Mike Downing, director of the Missouri Department of Economic Development; Dr. Sharon Frazee of Express Scripts; and Dr. Terry Brewer, founder of Brewer Science.

Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader chats with fellow panelist Kevin Token of BSA LifeStructures prior to the “STEM: Growing Innovation” forum. With Schrader and Token are, from left, Mike Downing, director of the Missouri Department of Economic Development; Dr. Sharon Frazee of Express Scripts; and Dr. Terry Brewer, founder of Brewer Science.

The key to meeting Missouri’s increasing demand for a work force skilled in the STEM disciplines of science, technology, engineering and mathematics is education, Missouri S&T Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader emphasized in a forum on STEM and innovation. [Read more…]

Hispanic students organize ‘Si Se Puede!’ recruitment event

Si Se Puede will be held Nov. 15-18, 2013, on the Missouri S&T campus.

Si Se Puede will be held Nov. 15-18, 2013, on the Missouri S&T campus.

Members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers chapter at Missouri University of Science and Technology are hosting a three-day event to introduce Hispanic, Latino and other high school students to college life at Missouri S&T. [Read more…]

Research Technology Day brings together academics, technologists

College and university faculty members, students and staff wanting to learn more about using technology to support their research efforts and hobbies are encouraged to attend the third annual Research Technology Day on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus. [Read more…]

Employers seek students with science and technology skills

Recruiters representing approximately 200 employers will be talking to Missouri University of Science and Technology students during the annual fall career fair on campus Sept. 27.

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Employers prepare to recruit S&T students

More than 180 employers will be recruiting students from Missouri University of Science and Technology during S&T’s fall career fair Tuesday, Sept. 21.

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Employers seek students with science and technology backgrounds

Recruiters representing almost 200 employers will be talking to Missouri University of Science and Technology students during the campus’s annual fall career fair Sept. 29.

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S&T researcher says media and technology are rapidly transforming Arab culture

The Arab world is watching television, and a lot of it. In fact, western ideas are starting to transform Arab culture at a pace that might be too fast, according to a researcher at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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Latest in aerospace manufacturing technology is topic of conference at Missouri S&T

New developments in aerospace manufacturing technology will be displayed and discussed during a conference May 26-27 at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The conference is sponsored by the Center for Aerospace Manufacturing Technologies at Missouri S&T.
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