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Missouri S&T professor elected fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Posted by on December 11, 2018

Dr. Jagannathan Sarangapani, Rutledge-Emerson Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Missouri S&T, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, the NAI announced today (Tuesday, Dec. 11).

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Kelvin T. Erickson named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 10, 2018

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Dr. Kelvin T. Erickson, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of electrical and computer engineering. Erickson will be officially recognized during Missouri S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Stephen S. Gao named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 10, 2018

Dr. Stephen S. Gao, professor of geology and geophysics at Missouri S&T, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of geology and geophysics. Gao will be officially recognized during S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Alumnus Stephen G. Suellentrop to speak at S&T commencement

Posted by on December 6, 2018

Stephen G. Suellentrop of Dallas, chairman of Hunt Oil Co. and Hunt Refining Co., will speak at two commencement ceremonies at Missouri University of Science and Technology this month. Suellentrop earned bachelor of science and master of science degrees in petroleum engineering from Missouri S&T in 1974 and 1975, respectively.

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Missouri S&T police recognize student for helping stranded motorists

Posted by on November 29, 2018

Missouri S&T Police Chief Doug Roberts surprised Missouri S&T freshman Dalton Gerdes of Gerald, Missouri, with a STEP UP! program pin award on Tuesday, Nov. 27, for helping stranded motorists in Rolla earlier this month.

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Missouri S&T honors student lifeguard with life-saving award

Posted by on November 28, 2018

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Missouri S&T Police Chief Doug Roberts and Ron Smith, chief of Rolla Fire and Rescue, surprised a Missouri S&T student Tuesday, Nov. 27, with an award for his life-saving efforts while working as a lifeguard on campus.

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34 S&T faculty members honored for outstanding teaching

Posted by on November 15, 2018

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Thirty-four Missouri University of Science and Technology faculty members will receive the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2017-18.

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Air Force commander’s personal compass navigates dynamic military career

Posted by on November 5, 2018

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With a path into military leadership that would map like a complex transit system, U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Samuel “Bo” Mahaney just might dispel your preconceived notions of military commanders.

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FYRE program advances freshman’s STEM passion

Posted by on October 23, 2018

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Kaysi Lee came to Missouri S&T last fall with a passion for science that had been nurtured through the years by her female high school science teachers and by her parents. But when she arrived at S&T, she was surprised at how difficult she initially found her STEM coursework.

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Fine Linen Theatre grows into Rolla fixture — with plenty of help from Missouri S&T community members

Posted by on October 16, 2018

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Sixteen years ago, Dr. Keith Nisbett and his wife, Kim, didn’t set out to create an entrenched artistic home for amateur actors across south-central Missouri. As homeschool parents, they simply wanted to provide eldest daughter Amy, then a teenager, with the opportunity to perform on stage.That first show — From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, an adaptation of a popular children’s book — quickly became a full-fledged production. And as the nonprofit theater has laid down roots in Rolla, it’s evolved from a Nisbett family affair into a full-fledged community theater, with a healthy dose of participation by Missouri S&T students, staff, other faculty members and the community.

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