Month: January 2019

Missouri S&T events highlight Black History Month

Posted by on January 30, 2019

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February is national Black History Month, and the community is invited to celebrate with Missouri S&T. The following events will be a part of the celebration:

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‘Frankenstein’ to be performed on Leach stage

Posted by on January 29, 2019

The Aquila Theatre Company will perform Mary Shelley’s two-century-old classic tale Frankenstein at Leach Theatre as a part of the 2018-19 Campus Performing Arts Series at Missouri S&T.

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Missouri S&T Observatory begins semester with Mars viewing

Posted by on January 28, 2019

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The public is invited to view Mars through Missouri S&T’s 16-inch-diameter telescope on Friday, Feb. 8.

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Missouri S&T releases spring enrollment numbers

Posted by on January 28, 2019

Enrollment for the first day of spring 2019 classes at Missouri University of Science and Technology was 7,706. Deanne Jackson, Missouri S&T registrar, says the 2019 spring enrollment figure is 2.3 percent less than spring enrollment in 2018.

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Missouri S&T poised to help address state’s bridge repair needs

Posted by on January 25, 2019

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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson’s plan to release bond funds to support bridge repair across the state comes as welcome news to researchers at Missouri S&T, home to a federal initiative to develop new robotic tools to inspect and preserve bridges and other infrastructure.

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Award-winning illusionist to perform at Leach Theatre

Posted by on January 24, 2019

Wayne Hoffman, mentalist and illusionist will present a seemingly supernatural show that involves human behavior, body language and visual magic this February on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus.

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Sharing a passion for mathematics

Posted by on January 22, 2019

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When St. James, Mo., native Tyler Glidden graduated from high school, he wanted to be a chemical engineer like his uncle. And he wanted to earn his degree from Missouri S&T because he knew S&T had a great reputation for engineering.

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Teaching is priority No. 1

Posted by on January 16, 2019

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When Michelle Schwartze arrived for a tour of Missouri S&T, students kept interrupting her guide, Dr. Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor emeritus and former chair of history and political science, to say hello and talk with him. Those interactions drew her to S&T. “I liked that he knew the students by name,” says Schwartze, an […]

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MXene researchers find 2-D transition metal carbides react with water, opening a door to their unknown chemistry

Posted by on January 16, 2019

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Researchers at Missouri S&T have discovered that two-dimensional (2-D) titanium carbide materials, or MXenes, can react with water with no other oxidizers involved. Their finding may lead to new insights into the unusual chemistry of MXenes and consequently have impacts on MXenes’ storage and device manufacturing.

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Jan. 24 opening of Hispanic Film Festival broadens S&T’s cultural offerings

Posted by on January 16, 2019

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For the fifth consecutive year, Missouri University of Science and Technology is pleased to present its Hispanic Film Festival of five movies that begin on January 24 and end on April 25. The screenings are free of charge and open to the S&T campus and the general public of Rolla and surrounding communities.

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