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Dr. Richard Brow and Kim Day at the TKD Foundation headquarters in Rolla. Photo by Andrew Layton/Missouri S&T.

TKD Foundation establishes endowed chair in glass science at Missouri S&T

By Delia Croessmann | July 16, 2024 | 0 Comments

The TKD Foundation, headquartered in Rolla, Missouri, has permanently funded the Richard K. Brow Chair of Glass Science endowment at Missouri S&T. Co-founded by the late Thomas E. “Ted” Day and his wife, Kimberly A. “Kim” Day, the TKD Foundation seeks to turn innovative ideas into tangible outcomes that will help mankind.

McManus earns Army Historical Foundation award

By Peter Ehrhard | July 16, 2024 | 0 Comments

Dr. John C. McManus, Curators’ Distinguished Professor of history and political science at Missouri S&T, has been awarded the Army Historical Foundation’s Distinguished Writing Award in the Operational/Battle History category.

Campers peer into the pool that houses the university’s nuclear reactor core, which emits a blue glow when particles move faster than light in water. Photo by Blaine Falkena/Missouri S&T.

Teens go nuclear at Missouri S&T summer camp 

By Greg Edwards | July 12, 2024 | 0 Comments

When summertime arrives, teenagers may spend time relaxing, enjoying the outdoors, working a part-time job at a local fast-food restaurant — or operating a nuclear reactor.