Namesake of Whiteman AFB was a Miner

One of the first heroes of World War II was a Miner. He was also one of the first U.S. casualties of the war during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago. [Read more…]

In print

Stealing Home: Looting, Restitution, and Reconstructing Jewish Lives in France, 1942–1947 by Shannon Fogg, chair and professor of history and political science, was published in January by Oxford University Press.

Improving mine safety

Braden Lusk, MinE’00, PhD MinE’06, chair and professor of mining and nuclear engineering, was invited to serve on the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine committee to study occupational exposure to coal mine dust in underground mines. [Read more…]

Honoring new academy members

In October, 10 alumni and friends were inducted into Missouri S&T academies. Academy membership recognizes careers of distinction and invites members to share their wisdom, influence and resources with faculty and students. Some academies hold induction ceremonies in the fall, others in the spring. [Read more…]

Doe Run donates $40,000 for XRF spectrometer

A $40,000 donation from Doe Run Co. helped boost the experiential learning options for students in S&T geology and mining and metallurgical engineering programs. [Read more…]

Formula for success

Missouri S&T’s Formula Car Design Team won first place out of 30 teams at the Formula North competition in June in Barrie, Ontario. [Read more…]

Student essay shows how women succeed at S&T

If you know a woman who is on the fence about whether Missouri S&T is the right school for her, Elizabeth Mulina will tell her that S&T is a place where women can succeed. [Read more…]

Exploring other cultures

Camel rides, colorful floats, a parade of flags from over 80 countries and foods from around the world are just part of the explosion of international culture that comes to the streets of downtown Rolla every September for Celebration of Nations. This was the seventh year for the annual event.

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ASM toolkit supports materials science and engineering

Missouri S&T was one of three colleges to receive a materials design software and database package called the American Society for Metals Materials Genome Toolkit. [Read more…]

$100K gift from Sunderland Foundation helps fund ACML

The Sunderland Foundation, the charitable arm of Overland Park, Kan., based Ash Grove Cement Co., donated $100,000 to Missouri S&T to support construction of the planned Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory (ACML). [Read more…]