Tag: Commencement

Skywater CEO and alumnus receives honorary degree from S&T

Posted by on May 16, 2024

Thomas John Sonderman of Apple Valley, Minnesota, the CEO and director of SkyWater and a Missouri University of Science and Technology graduate, was awarded the doctor of engineering, honoris causa, during a Missouri S&T spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11. 

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ASCE president and alumna receives honorary degree from S&T

Posted by on May 16, 2024

Marsia Geldert-Murphey of Glen Carbon, Illinois, president of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and a Missouri University of Science and Technology graduate, was awarded the doctor of civil engineering, honoris causa, during a Missouri S&T spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11. 

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Clayco founder spoke of S&T grads’ stories during May commencement

Posted by on May 15, 2024

Robert “Bob” Clark, founder of Clayco, offered Missouri University of Science and Technology graduates some inspiration from his story, his life and his career, along with some of his successes and failures, during two commencement ceremonies at Missouri S&T. Clark spoke during Missouri S&T commencement ceremonies held at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, May […]

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Colter shares the ‘enormous impact’ of Rolla with S&T Ph.D. grads 

Posted by on May 15, 2024

Dr. Kim D. Colter, a family medicine physician for Mercy Clinic Community Hospitalists in Washington, Missouri, shared with Ph.D. graduates of Missouri University of Science and Technology the importance Rolla, Missouri, had on his life and provided advice for their future careers. Colter spoke during the Missouri S&T Ph.D. commencement ceremony, held at 6 p.m. […]

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Meet the Class of 2024

Posted by on May 8, 2024

Missouri S&T’s first graduating class in 1874 consisted of three students. Fast forward 150 years, and Missouri S&T’s 150th class in 2024 includes over 1,100 graduates. Meet a few of our latest class and read about their plans.

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Missouri S&T commencement speakers announced

Posted by on May 2, 2024

More than 1,100 Missouri University of Science and Technology graduates will be awarded degrees during three upcoming ceremonies. Dr. Kim Colter, a community hospitalist for Mercy, will speak at the May 10 ceremony for Ph.D. graduates. Robert “Bob” Clark, founder of Clayco, will speak at both May 11 ceremonies.

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‘Future looks incredibly bright,’ Sonderman tells S&T grads

Posted by on December 20, 2023

Thomas Sonderman, CEO and director of semiconductor foundry SkyWater, told Missouri University of Science and Technology graduates to envision the impact they want to make, the legacy they want to leave behind and the people they want to become during commencement addresses he delivered at two commencement ceremonies at Missouri S&T last weekend. Sonderman, who […]

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Baganoff tells S&T Ph.D. grads to ‘dare mighty things’

Posted by on December 20, 2023

Dr. Frederick K. Baganoff, research scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, challenged Missouri University of Science and Technology Ph.D. graduates to “dare mighty things.” Baganoff spoke during the Missouri S&T Ph.D. commencement ceremony, held at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15.  He gave graduates three pieces of advice: quickly learn from mistakes, ask simple questions and […]

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Photo gallery: Fall commencement 2023

Posted by on December 19, 2023

Missouri S&T celebrated the accomplishments of nearly 700 Miners as they received their degrees last weekend. Check out some photos from the ceremonies. 

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Missouri S&T commencement speakers announced

Posted by on December 7, 2023

Nearly 700 Missouri S&T students will be awarded degrees during three upcoming commencement ceremonies Friday, Dec. 15, and Saturday, Dec. 16. Dr. Frederick K. Baganoff will speak at the Dec. 15 ceremony for Ph.D. graduates. Thomas Sonderman will speak at both Dec. 16 ceremonies.

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