Letter from the editor

Welcome back, STAT

Posted by on November 16, 2017

Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) hosted a free barbecue and informational meeting during the first meeting of the fall semester. On Wednesday, Aug. 30, attendees ate chili and grilled hot dogs and learned about the student section of the Miner Alumni Association. All students were entered into a drawing for a PlayStation 4.

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The best of times…

Posted by on July 27, 2017

In his novel A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens wrote, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” What was the “best of times” for you in Rolla? Historian Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor emeritus of history and political science, recently posed this question to our readers and on […]

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From the editor

Posted by on July 29, 2015

Dear Alumni and Friends, It has been nearly 10 years since I attended the first committee meeting about building an alumni house on campus. Since that time, I have experienced a range of emotions — from terror to cautious optimism to euphoria — when thinking about the project. I must admit that when the Miner […]

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Dear Alumni and Friends,

Posted by on April 2, 2015

No matter where we live, what degree we earned, what our careers look like or what our cultural background is, Miner alumni have at least one thing in common: We all need to eat.

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Letter from the editor

Posted by on October 26, 2013

Dear Fellow Alumni: This issue of Missouri S&T Magazine is about opportunity and taking a chance. It is about taking what you have and turning it into something greater. In this case, the catalyst is Missouri S&T.

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Letter from the editor: Katie Jackson

Posted by on June 24, 2013

S&T alumni touch everyday life. This issue features Miners who craft and design the items we depend on every day — from the time you shampoo your hair in the morning until the moment you relax on your bed at night. Your fellow alumni, employed by companies like L’Oreal and Leggett & Platt, are the […]

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Letter from the editor: Megan Kean-O’Brien, MS TComm’12

Posted by on March 9, 2013

Dear Fellow Alumni: Fans of The Simpsons may have noticed some familiar clothing on Lisa during the episode that aired on Nov. 11, 2012. In that episode, Bart Simpson’s more intellectual younger sister wore a “University of Missouri at Rolla” shirt while playing online poker with the college savings her dad, Homer, had socked away. […]

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Letter from the editor

Posted by on November 1, 2012

Dear fellow alumni: It is my great pleasure to introduce to you Cheryl B. Schrader, the 21st leader of Missouri S&T. Since arriving in April, she’s wasted no time getting to know the campus and its people, as well as alumni and government leaders. Now it’s time for you to get to know her.

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