Department of Arts, Languages and Philosophy

Missouri S&T faculty honored for outstanding teaching, experiential learning

Posted by on December 15, 2021

Missouri University of Science and Technology celebrated faculty excellence at an awards banquet Dec. 9 on campus. Honorees include:

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Missouri S&T choirs and symphony orchestra to perform new cantata Dec. 5

Posted by on November 17, 2021

Missouri S&T’s arts, languages, and philosophy department will present the world premiere of “Da Vinci at the River,” a newly commissioned cantata for orchestra, choir, and solo base, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5. The cantata was written to commemorate S&T’s 150th anniversary and funded in part by one of several mini-grants for the year-long celebration

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S&T students to write and perform plays in 24 hours

Posted by on October 29, 2021

Six new 10-minute plays will be written and performed in 24 hours by Missouri S&T students and invited guest artists at Leach Theatre’s fifth Overnight Theatre Festival.

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World-renowned bio-artist to present at Missouri S&T

Posted by on October 15, 2021

Dr. Eduardo Kac, artist and professor of art and technology studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will present a lecture at Missouri S&T this October on his work in contemporary art and poetry.

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Missouri S&T Jazz Ensembles and Wind Symphony to perform fall concerts

Posted by on October 11, 2021

Music students in Missouri S&T’s arts, languages, and philosophy department will perform two band concerts this October.

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Missouri S&T students to perform ‘Heathers: The Musical’

Posted by on October 8, 2021

Tickets are on sale now for the Missouri S&T student production of “Heathers: The Musical.”

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S&T professor knighted by French government

Posted by on August 24, 2021

Dr. Audra Merfeld-Langston, chair and professor of arts, languages, and philosophy and an associate professor of French at Missouri S&T, has been named a chevalier in the French Republic’s Ordre des Palmes Académiques (Order of the French Academic Palms).

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First Rolla Town Band performance is June 21

Posted by on June 17, 2021

The Rolla Town Band returns to live performances with four concerts planned for the summer season.

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The ethics of investing in new infrastructure in the United States

Posted by on May 14, 2021

President Joe Biden’s proposed $2 trillion investment in the nation’s infrastructure over the next decade comes as encouraging news to groups such as the American Society of Civil Engineers. But with every infrastructure plan comes a host of potential ethical issues that national, state and local leaders need to consider: gentrification, the potential effects of change in climate, impacts on local culture and the availability of affordable housing, to name a few.

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S&T researcher’s new book reimagines philosophy ‘basics’

Posted by on May 13, 2021

A new book written by a Missouri S&T researcher aims to better introduce students to philosophical ideas and concepts by reimagining what introductory material is presented in a beginner philosophy course.

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