Q&A: Why Rolla?

“Why did you choose to attend MSM-UMR-Missouri S&T?” Historian Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of history and political science, posed this question to Miner alumni this past fall. Here are a few of your answers. [Read more…]

S&T garners national recognition for fundraising program

Missouri S&T was recognized this past fall by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) for excellence in fundraising. [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.

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…]

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…]

Environment and energy are focus of new S&T center

On Jan. 1, the Energy Research and Development Center and the Environmental Research Center at Missouri S&T combined to form the Center for Research in Energy and Environment. [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…]

Grad school and beyond

Few would dispute that Missouri S&T’s reputation for providing an outstanding undergraduate education is strong. [Read more…]