Academy Events

Academy of Computer Science

6 p.m. | Thursday, Oct. 13 Location TBD

8:30 a.m.–3 p.m. | Friday, Oct. 14 Location TBD

Academy of Engineering Management

Time and location TBD, Friday, Oct. 14

Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers

Board of Directors Meeting
12:30–4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13 Havener Center,
Silver and Gold Room

Reception and Banquet
5–11 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13 Havener Center,
St. Pat’s Ballrooms B and C

Annual Membership Meeting
9 a.m.–1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Havener Center, Carver/Turner Room

Spouse and Guest Event
9 a.m.–1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14 Location TBD

Student DesignTeam Presentations
1:45–3:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Toomey Hall, Brewer Family Atrium

Centennial Open House
3–4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14
Toomey Hall, Brewer Family Atrium
Mechanical and aerospace engineering celebrates its centennial anniversary. For more information on events contact Debi Willy at 573-341-4772.

Academy of Mines and Metallurgy

Homecoming Meeting
8:30 a.m.–3 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Havener Center, Missouri/Ozark Room

Academy of Miner Athletics

Annual Membership Meeting
3–5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Gale Bullman Building, Hall of Fame Room

Induction Ceremony
7:30–9 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14 Carver-Turner
Room, Havener Center

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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