The winner is chosen after interviews and a campuswide election held the week prior to Homecoming, which is held Oct. 18-19.
The queen and king, as well as runners-up, will be announced during halftime ceremonies of the Missouri S&T Homecoming football game. The game, which features Missouri S&T and St. Joseph’s College, starts at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19.
The queen candidates are:
Bridget Calandro, a senior in ceramic engineering from Wildwood, Mo., representing Zeta Tau Alpha
Kaitlyn Compton, a senior in mechanical engineering from O’Fallon, Mo., representing Sigma Phi Epsilon
Jennifer Drost, a senior in chemical engineering from St. Joseph, Mo., representing Chi Omega
Annessa Griffen, a senior in nuclear engineering from Washington, Mo., representing Kappa Delta
Jolene Harbin, a junior in chemical engineering from Tarkio, Mo., representing Phi Kappa Theta
Holly Haywood, a junior in geological engineering from Kansas City, Mo., representing Kappa Sigma
Samantha Kempker, a senior in psychological science from Jefferson City, Mo., representing Sigma Nu
Ashley Koesterer, a junior in economics from St. Louis, representing Student Council
Mireille Paquette, a senior in engineering management from Chesterfield, Mo., representing Pi Kappa Alpha
Madison Reed, a junior in metallurgical engineering from Rolla, Mo., representing Residence Hall Association
Savannah Signaigo, a senior in chemical engineering from O’Fallon, Mo., representing Beta Sigma Psi
Emily Wells, a senior in electrical engineering from O’Fallon, Mo., representing Kappa Kappa Psi/Tau Beta Sigma
Allison Wood, a junior in electrical engineering from West Des Moines, Iowa, representing Tau Kappa Epsilon.