Tag: garmin

Computer niche leads S&T grad to Garmin

Posted by on April 2, 2021

Growing up in Edwardsville, Ill., Kyle Harper was captivated by computers and electronics – from researching computers to learning about their repair and operating systems to computing networking. When it came time to look at colleges, he picked S&T for its range of engineering courses, and that’s where he earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering in 2015.

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Garmin co-founder receives honorary degree from Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 16, 2014

Dr. Min Kao, executive chairman of Garmin Corp., will be awarded the doctor of engineering, honoris causa in absentia during commencement ceremonies at Missouri University of Science and Technology on Friday, Dec. 19, and Saturday, Dec. 20.

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Garmin gives 20 scholarships to Missouri S&T undergrads

Posted by on January 30, 2008

Twenty electrical and computer engineering undergraduate students at Missouri University of Science and Technology will receive $5,000 scholarships and training opportunities, thanks to an initiative created by the Kao Family Foundation and Garmin International Inc.

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Sept. 12 is Garmin Day at UMR

Posted by on August 30, 2007

Garmin Day at the University of Missouri-Rolla will be Wednesday, Sept. 12. One of the largest employers of UMR graduates, Garmin designs, manufactures and markets navigation and communication equipment for the aviation industry and consumer markets.         

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