Tag: college of arts and sciences

UMR, Arts Rolla to co-sponsor concert by Jacques Thibaud Trio

Posted by on October 5, 2005

The Jacques Thibaud Trio will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Peaceful Bend Vineyard, located at 1942 Highway T in Steelville, Mo. The performance is co-sponsored by the arts, languages, and philosophy department at the University of Missouri-Rolla and Arts Rolla.

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UMR chemist earns EPA award for "green" latex paint additive

Posted by on June 21, 2005

University of Missouri-Rolla chemist Dr. Michael Van De Mark, director of the UMR Coatings Institute, received a Presidential Green Chemistry Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for his invention of an environmentally friendly latex paint additive that reduces volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions. The additive is marketed under the trademark Archer RC by Archer […]

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Two inducted into UMR Academy of Computer Science

Posted by on April 22, 2005

Two computer science alumni of the University of Missouri-Rolla were inducted as members into the UMR Academy of Computer Science during the group’s banquet and induction ceremony in Rolla on April 21.

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UMR students tout new future for soybeans

Posted by on April 15, 2005

If two University of Missouri-Rolla chemistry students have their way, soybeans will one day line Missouri’s highways — literally.

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UMR physicist named fellow of American Physical Society

Posted by on March 23, 2005

Dr. Michael Schulz, professor of physics at the University of Missouri-Rolla and director of the UMR Laboratory for Atomic, Molecular and Optical Research, has been named a fellow of the American Physical Society.

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UMR English faculty give freshmen something to talk about

Posted by on March 22, 2005

The English and technical communication department at the University of Missouri-Rolla is experimenting with a new program to improve freshman students’ experience during their first year at UMR by giving them something in common to talk about.

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UMR students ditch the lab for field research

Posted by on December 6, 2004

Think of them as a CSI team minus the blood and guts.

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UMR researcher studying lead levels in St. Louis kids

Posted by on December 6, 2004

Roughly 200,000 houses in St. Louis might as well have the cross-stitched phrase "Home, sweet (and toxic), home" hanging in a frame on their living room wall, according to a University of Missouri-Rolla researcher.

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UMR recognizes six faculty for teaching excellence

Posted by on September 24, 2004

The University of Missouri-Rolla established a new award this fall to recognize faculty who consistently demonstrate quality instruction in the classroom.

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