Academy Events

Academy of Computer Science

6 p.m. | Thursday, Oct. 13 Location TBD

8:30 a.m.–3 p.m. | Friday, Oct. 14 Location TBD

Academy of Engineering Management

Time and location TBD, Friday, Oct. 14

Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers

Board of Directors Meeting
12:30–4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13 Havener Center,
Silver and Gold Room

Reception and Banquet
5–11 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13 Havener Center,
St. Pat’s Ballrooms B and C

Annual Membership Meeting
9 a.m.–1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Havener Center, Carver/Turner Room

Spouse and Guest Event
9 a.m.–1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14 Location TBD

Student DesignTeam Presentations
1:45–3:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Toomey Hall, Brewer Family Atrium

Centennial Open House
3–4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14
Toomey Hall, Brewer Family Atrium
Mechanical and aerospace engineering celebrates its centennial anniversary. For more information on events contact Debi Willy at 573-341-4772.

Academy of Mines and Metallurgy

Homecoming Meeting
8:30 a.m.–3 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Havener Center, Missouri/Ozark Room

Academy of Miner Athletics

Annual Membership Meeting
3–5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Gale Bullman Building, Hall of Fame Room

Induction Ceremony
7:30–9 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Carver-Turner
Room, Havener Center

Around the Puck

Generous partners complete ACML fundraising

Thanks to an investment from the University of Missouri System, major gifts from industry partners and alumni support, S&T will break ground on the Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory (ACML) on Oct. 12, during Homecoming weekend.

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Alumni help with sesquicentennial planning

Seven alumni, including three Miner Alumni Association board members, have been named to Missouri S&T’s sesquicentennial advisory committee. The group is made up of graduates, students, faculty, staff and community members who are involved in planning the university’s upcoming 150th anniversary celebration.

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Using big data to reduce childbirth risks

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, complications during pregnancy or childbirth affect more than 50,000 women annually, and about 700 of them die every year. Steve Corns, associate professor of engineering management and systems engineering, is working with researchers from Phelps County Regional Medical Center through the Ozarks Biomedical Initiative to reduce […]

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Bogan solves Benton mural mystery

Missouri State Capitol muralist Thomas Hart Benton wrote in his memoir about being called into then-Gov. Guy Park’s office and told that a prominent St. Louis politician objected to Benton’s portrayal of black people, especially depictions of slavery.

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Breaking bias

According to Jessica Cundiff, assistant professor of psychological science at S&T, women who consider careers in the physical sciences, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields are deterred by stereotypes that impose barriers on the recruitment, retention and advancement of women in STEM.

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