Hernandez wins IEEE-HKN award

The IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN) board of governors awarded The Alton B. Zerby and Carl T. Koerner Outstanding Student Award to Emily Hernandez, EE’16, of the IEEE-HKN Gamma Theta Chapter at Missouri S&T. [Read more…]

Day named Academy of Inventors Fellow

Delbert E. Day, CerE’58, a prolific inventor whose work with specialty glasses has led to treatments for cancer, bone tissue regeneration and wound care, has been named a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow. [Read more…]

Alumna honored at Women of Color STEM Conference

Raquel P. Cundiff, ME’93, received the Community Service-Industry Award at the 2016 Women of Color STEM Conference, held in October in Detroit. Cundiff is a customer engineering manager with Boeing. [Read more…]

Controlled chaos creates compelling rubric

Raz Kerwin, TCom’12, an instructional developer in educational technology at S&T, published an article in October issue of The Teaching Professor. [Read more…]

Watkins to lead IEEE-HKN

Steve E. Watkins, EE’83, MS EE’85, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri S&T, is the 2017 president-elect of IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu, the honor society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. He will serve as president January–December 2018.

Watkins, who is a co-advisor for the S&T student chapter of IEEE-HKN, is editor-in-chief of THE BRIDGE magazine of IEEE-HKN.

Russo touts IT as an exciting, attainable career

Last October, Sophie Russo, Psyc’11, participated in a panel at the University of Missouri-St. Louis highlighting perspectives on the challenges women and minorities face when considering technology for study and employment. Russo earned a master of science degree in management information systems from UMSL in 2016. [Read more…]

Elgin named Surveyor of the Year

Richard L. “Dick” Elgin, CE’74, MS CE’76, was named Surveyor of the Year by the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors. Elgin is semi-retired from Archer-Elgin Engineering, Surveying and Architecture, and is an adjunct professor at Missouri S&T, where he teaches the civil engineering department’s required surveying course. He authored The U.S. Public Land Survey System for Missouri among other books.

Golden Alumni Reunion

The Class of 1967 will celebrate its 50th anniversary at the Golden Alumni Reunion May 16–17 at Hasselmann Alumni House. In addition to reconnecting with each other, alumni will tour their academic departments and learn more about what is happening on campus today. The highlight of the event is a grand recognition ceremony, where class members receive their 50-year pins and certificates. [Read more…]

Alumni Association celebrates new grads

On Dec. 8, the Miner Alumni Association hosted a Grad Finale celebration for graduating seniors at Hasselmann Alumni House. Students celebrated their graduation with a free spaghetti dinner, music and photo booth fun. Over 70 graduates attended and were welcomed into the Miner Alumni Association.

Alumni take leadership roles in association

During its annual Homecoming meeting on Oct. 15, the Miner Alumni Association approved the following new and returning board members. We welcome them and thank the departing members for their dedication and loyalty to Missouri S&T and the Miner Alumni Association. [Read more…]