About the Missouri S&T Magazine

The Miner Alumni Association publishes Missouri S&T Magazine to communicate and reflect the past, current and future interests of the alumni of the Missouri School of Mines, the University of Missouri-Rolla and the Missouri University of Science and Technology. Missouri S&T Magazine is written, edited and designed by the staff of the Missouri S&T Communications Department and the Miner Alumni Association.

Send letters to:
Darlene Ramsey
Miner Alumni Association
1200 N. Pine
Rolla, MO 65409-0650
Phone: 573-341-4145
Fax: 573-341-4706
Email: alumni@mst.edu

News and Features Contact:
Phone: 573-341-4328
Fax: 573-341-6157
Email: news@mst.edu

Editors

  • (Design & Production) Megan Kean-O’Brien, ’12
  • (Alumni) Darlene Ramsey, MetE’84
  • (News & Features) Mary Helen Stoltz, ’95

Associate Design & Production Editors

  • Brandan Deason
  • Jake Otto

Associate News Editors

  • Andrew Careaga
  • Linda Fulps
  • John Kean
  • Mindy Limback
  • Luke Rinne

Associate Alumni Editors

  • Linda Fulps
  • Katy Layman
  • Nancy Zamazanuk

Current and Former Contributing Writers

  • Andrew Careaga
  • Melissa Dereberry
  • Amy Edwards
  • Lance Feyh
  • Laura Ginsberg
  • Elizabeth Hogancamp, ’07
  • Megan Kean-O’Brien, ’12
  • Michele Martin

Photographers

  • Ian Nance
  • Bob Phelan
  • B.A. Rupert (staff)
  • Terry Barner (staff)

Around the Puck

By the numbers: Fall/Winter 2018

8,607 Students enrolled for the fall semester at Missouri S&T. Classes started Aug. 20. 91 Percentage of first-year freshmen who receive scholarships and financial aid.

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Making tornado alley safer

Growing up in northeast China, Guirong “Grace” Yan didn’t see many tornados in a country where the number of documented twisters is a fraction of those that hit the United States. But as her academic career took Yan to several postdoctoral fellowships and then faculty positions in Indiana, Missouri and Texas, the assistant professor of […]

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Living laboratory houses lead battery research

This past November, Missouri S&T installed two new advanced lead battery microgrid systems at the EcoVillage, a “living laboratory” that is home to S&T’s solar-powered homes.

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Partners for progress

An expansion of the partnership between Missouri S&T and Missouri State University will allow students to pursue a mechanical engineering degree on the Missouri State campus with courses taught by faculty from both institutions. Students began applying this fall. The program will begin in fall 2019.

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Chancellor search is underway

This past August, University of Missouri President Mun Choi announced the formation of a 23-member committee to lead a nationwide search for a chancellor at Missouri S&T.

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