• James E. Bertelsmeyer (Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T)

    Jim Bertelsmeyer – Education champion. STEM stakeholder. Proud Miner.

    When fireworks lit up the sky over Missouri S&T at the dedication of James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall, it was a fitting conclusion. Because fireworks and Jim Bertelsmeyer, ChE’66,  go back a long way. 

  • Jonathan Bopp (Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T)

    Printing the future

    Mechanical engineering junior Jonathan Bopp is the epitome of a team player. As a second-year member of the Mars Rover Design Team, Bopp spent nearly every spare hour last spring in the Kummer Student Design Center working to perfect the 2014 Mars rover.

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Bertelsmeyer Hall at sunset         Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T

Bertelsmeyer Hall: A bright future. A bold vision.

When alumni, donors and dignitaries gathered in April 2013 to break ground on James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall, Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader opened her remarks with a story about a “providential collision of opportunity and generosity” that occurred two years earlier.

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James E. Bertelsmeyer (Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T)

Jim Bertelsmeyer – Education champion. STEM stakeholder. Proud Miner.

When fireworks lit up the sky over Missouri S&T at the dedication of James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall, it was a fitting conclusion. Because fireworks and Jim Bertelsmeyer, ChE’66,  go back a long way. 

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Illustration by James Provost

Special Unit Ops

The Unit Operations Laboratory is an essential part of every chemical and biochemical engineering student’s education. “Unit Ops” is where students learn to apply the theory of process engineering in a practical, hands-on way. It’s also the place where students, working together on projects, forge long-standing friendships, says Bipin Doshi, ChE’62, MS ChE’63.

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The Exxon Mobil Classroom in Bertelsmeyer Hall with Danielle Bowles-Martin.    Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T

A perfect match

When former Chancellor John F. Carney III issued a challenge to chemical engineering alumni to help fund a new chemical and biochemical engineering building, a group of alumni at ExxonMobil took action.

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Influential advisors

Members of the Academy of Chemical Engineers and the Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Industry Advisory Council were instrumental supporters of Bertelsmeyer Hall, and helped see the project through to completion.

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