Author: Delia Croessmann

Researcher identifies ways to break the bias of STEM stereotypes

Posted by on February 21, 2018

Women who consider careers in the physical sciences, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields are deterred by stereotypes that impose barriers on the recruitment, retention and advancement of women in STEM, according to a researcher at Missouri S&T.

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S&T’s cybersecurity offerings strengthen employment credentials of business students

Posted by on February 6, 2018

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To address the growing need to protect online infrastructures and equip business students and executives for success in this arena of the global workplace, Missouri S&T has added a cybersecurity and information assurance minor to its bachelor’s degree programs in business and management systems and information science and technology, as well as a graduate certificate in cybersecurity for its MBA and M.S. in information science and technology.

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New MXene materials could capture wasted frictional energy from smartphones, and more

Posted by on January 31, 2018

Imagine that every time you tapped out a message on your smartphone, it would create electric power instead of sapping your phone’s battery. That scenario could one day be a reality, according to a researcher at Missouri S&T.

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AACSB extends business accreditation for Missouri S&T

Posted by on January 23, 2018

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Missouri S&T is one of 40 higher education institutions worldwide to receive an extension of accreditation for its business and information technology degree programs by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB is the world’s longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools and programs.

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Jan. 25 opening of international film festivals broadens S&T’s cultural offerings

Posted by on January 16, 2018

Starting Thursday, Jan. 25, cinema lovers from the campus and community can view a diverse repertoire of French and Hispanic films during the spring semester at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The screenings are free of charge and open to the public.

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Shannon Fogg selected as visiting scholar at renowned Paris research institution

Posted by on January 2, 2018

As a contributor to global research and advancement in the social sciences, Dr. Shannon Fogg, professor and chair of history and political science at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been selected to serve as a visiting scholar at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris for the month of January.

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S&T student winners in AT&T Smart Cities Case Competition showed advanced iOT understanding

Posted by on December 22, 2017

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A keen understanding of the the internet of things (iOT) displayed by a team of four Missouri S&T students was recognized by AT&T’s iOT technology executives who provided the team a remote mentoring session in December.

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Kelly Carter named interim chair of new department of teacher education and certification

Posted by on December 19, 2017

Kelly Carter has been named interim chair of Missouri University of Science and Technology’s newly created department of teacher education and certification. Her appointment becomes effective Jan. 1.

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Thomas Vojta named chair of physics at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 14, 2017

Dr. Thomas Vojta, Curators’ Distinguished Professor of physics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named chair of the department of physics. His appointment becomes effective Jan. 1. Vojta takes over from Dr. G. Dan Waddill, professor of physics, who is returning to the faculty after serving as chair since 2007. Vojta is […]

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Research offers insight into poetry’s aesthetic appeal

Posted by on December 1, 2017

New psychology research points to the factors that explain why we find particular poems aesthetically pleasing—results that enhance our understanding of “why we like what we like.”

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