Academy Events

Academy of Computer Science

Thursday, Oct. 3 | 6 p.m.
Location TBD

Friday, Oct. 4 | 8:45 a.m.–2 p.m.
Room 327, Computer Science Building

Academy of Engineering Management

Golf Outing
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Oak Meadow Country Club

Student Meeting
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 3:30–4:30 p.m.
Engineering Management Building

Faculty Mixer
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Engineering Management Building

Dinner and New Member Induction
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 6–9 p.m.
Sybill’s St. James, 1100 N. Jefferson St., St. James, Mo.

Business Meeting and Lunch
Friday, Oct. 4 | 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Room TBD, Havener Center

Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers

Board of Directors Meeting
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 12:30 p.m.
Silver and Gold Room, Havener Center

Induction Dinner and Program
Thursday, Oct. 3 | 5 p.m. Social, 6:30 p.m. Dinner and Program
St. Pat’s Ballroom, Havener Center

Annual Business Meeting
Friday, Oct. 4 | 9 a.m. St. Pat’s Ballroom, Havener Center

Student Design Team Presentations
Friday, Oct. 4  |  1:45 p.m.
Room 140, Toomey Hall

Academy of Miner Athletics

Dinner at the Silver and Gold Gathering
Friday, Oct. 4 | 5–7 p.m.
Hasselmann Alumni House

New Member Induction Ceremony
Friday, Oct. 4 | 7:15 p.m.
Carver-Turner Room, Havener Center

Annual Membership Meeting
Saturday, Oct. 5 | 8:30 a.m.
Room G-26F, Gale Bullman Building

Academy of Mines and Metallurgy

Homecoming Meeting
Friday, Oct. 4 | 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Missouri-Ozark 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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