Tag: UMR

‘Forged in Gold,’ commemorative history of Missouri S&T, available for pre-order

Posted by on November 27, 2019

As Missouri S&T prepares to celebrate its 150th anniversary in 2020, a commemorative, coffee table-style history book about the university is now available for pre-order. Forged in Gold: Missouri S&T’s First 150 Years was written by Dr. Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor emeritus of history and political science at Missouri S&T. The book is […]

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On 10th anniversary of name change, 10 things to celebrate

Posted by on January 1, 2018

New Year’s Day marked the 10th anniversary of our name change from UMR to Missouri S&T. Here are 10 things we’re celebrating to mark the occasion.

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Former Chancellor Merl Baker dies at age 89

Posted by on August 14, 2013

Dr. Merl Baker of Lexington, Ky., who served as the last dean of the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy and first chancellor of the University of Missouri-Rolla (now Missouri University of Science and Technology), died Wednesday, Aug. 14, at age 89.

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Academy honors two outstanding engineering management professionals

Posted by on October 22, 2007

Two engineering management professionals were inducted into the University of Missouri-Rolla’s Academy of Engineering Management on Tuesday, Oct 16.

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To do: Get MBA at UMR

Posted by on August 29, 2007

Like a lot of modern women, Sharon Massengill and Nancy Corcoran are juggling career goals and family. They manage time, make budgets, pay bills and raise kids. And Massengill and Corcoran are also pursuing master’s degrees in business administration at the University of Missouri-Rolla. Both are members of UMR’s first MBA class and plan to […]

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UMR professor’s invention may quiet electric motor industry

Posted by on July 16, 2007

A University of Missouri-Rolla researcher and two of his colleagues have received a patent for a system that could improve the performance of electric motors.

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Curators approve UMR name change

Posted by on April 6, 2007

The University of Missouri-Rolla will become Missouri University of Science and Technology – or “Missouri S&T” – under a proposal approved today by the University of Missouri Board of Curators.

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UMR’s first MBA class has high hopes for the (near) future

Posted by on March 28, 2007

At the University of Missouri-Rolla, nine students are completing their first semester in UMR’s new master of business administration degree program. Many of these students are scheduled to complete the program within one calendar year, depending on their career opportunities and concurrent work schedules.           

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UMR Miner swimmers to offer swimming lessons to area kids

Posted by on February 22, 2007

The University of Missouri-Rolla Miner swimming team will offer swimming lessons for area children this spring.

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UMR team finalizes plans for 2007 solar house

Posted by on February 21, 2007

The Solar House Team at the University of Missouri-Rolla has finalized plans for a new house that will be built on campus property starting Monday, Feb. 26.         

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