March 7 – Tra’ Li Irish Pub – Raleigh, N.C.
Attendees included Rich ’61 and Shirley Agricola; Brian ’87 and Debbie Buchanan; Ryan, Karen ’97, and Kathleen Carver; Tom ’78 and Maria ’77 Doering; Austin Ferguson ’69 and wife; T. J. Green ’82; Tom ’43 and Alice Gregory; Ed ’73 and Donna Jo Grommet; Mike ’82 and Laura Harpham; Tim Hill ’08; Paul Kreader ’81; Gene ’50, ’52 and Lenny Langston; Jeremy and Colleen ’00 Machacek; Pat Martin ’81, ’84; Jay ’94 and Michelle McMackin; Billy, Wendy ’99, Ellie and Cavin McGee; Mike Persson ’62; Rick and Deb ’87 Prince; Kiki Shelton ’90; Ralph ’87 and Shauna Stephenson; Wally Stopkey ’52; Brian Tenholder ’97; Dean ’73, ’75 and Tina Tibbits; Dawn Walker ’07; and Jerry, Sarah ’98 and Julia Wansack. Missouri S&T representative: Elaine Russell.

Around the Puck

“Forged in Gold: Missouri S&T’s First 150 Years”

In the 1870s, Rolla seemed an unlikely location for a new college. There were only about 1,400 residents in a community with more saloons than houses of worship. There were no paved streets, sewers or water mains. To visitors, there seemed to be as many dogs, hogs, horses, ducks and geese as humans walking the dusty streets.

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By the numbers: Fall/Winter 2019

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Bringing clean water to South America

Assessing water quality, surveying mountaintop locations and building systems to catch rainwater — that’s how members of S&T’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders spent their summer break.

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Geothermal goals exceeded

After five years of operation, Missouri S&T’s geothermal energy system continues to outperform expectations. S&T facilities operations staff originally predicted the geothermal system would reduce campus water usage by over 10% — roughly 10 million gallons per year. The system, which went online in May 2014, cut actual water usage by 18 million to 20 […]

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What happens in Vegas…may appear in print

In his latest volume of Las Vegas lore, historian Larry Gragg says it was deliberate publicity strategies that changed the perception of Sin City from a regional tourist destination where one could legally gamble and access legalized prostitution just outside the city limits, to a family vacation spot filled with entertainment options and surrounded by […]

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  1. Laura Harpham says

    I was just noticing that my maiden name is the same of one of your members–Laura Harpham. I am in California but another coincidence is that my brother moved a few years ago to N.Carolina. As Harpham is an unusual name, I was wondering if we are distant relatives. Are you a singing group?