In Your Words

Letter to the editor

Posted by on March 23, 2018

Each issue I always take special notice of the alumni who have most recently passed. The vast majority of the older alumni served their country during times of conflict and went on to complete long careers, often with only one or two companies. Although I am saddened by the passing of a great generation of […]

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Q&A: Make us laugh

Posted by on November 16, 2017

What is the funniest incident or story you recollect from your time in Rolla? Historian Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor emeritus of history and political science, recently posed this question to our readers and on social media. Here are a few of your answers:

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Q&A: Why Rolla?

Posted by on March 23, 2017

“Why did you choose to attend MSM-UMR-Missouri S&T?” Historian Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of history and political science, posed this question to Miner alumni this past fall. Here are a few of your answers:

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Letters to the editor: Fall/Winter 2016

Posted by on November 21, 2016

Accounts of my death have been greatly exaggerated. In the April 1987 MSM Alumnus on page 33 it was reported that I had passed away. Other than me being dead, all of the other details were correct. I have enclosed a copy of the front page of the Alumnus and page 33 for your review. […]

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Q&A: Fall/Winter 2016

Posted by on November 21, 2016

I owe my success to … “Which individual — faculty, staff or administrator — from your time in Rolla had the greatest impact on your success?” Historian Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of history and political science, posed this question during the summer. Here are a few of your answers:

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To the editor

Posted by on March 28, 2016

Ladies and Gents, The Fall/Winter 2015 issue of Missouri S&T Magazine has now made a quantum jump in significance, importance and intelligent reporting about issues and topics relating to alumni contributions. Obviously many other topics aside from the great inventors need to be addressed but the inclusion of these several alumni inventors is a great […]

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Tell us about your charitable side

Posted by on March 28, 2016

Miner alumni are a generous bunch. You share your time and treasure with all types of organizations that serve others in many ways. Many of you give back to your alma mater. We asked what inspires you to give, and here is what you told us:

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What was your favorite food during college?

Posted by on November 25, 2015

Before the days of university food service, many Miner alumni ate their meals at eating clubs. Later, campus cafeterias provided the three squares a Miner needed. For some students, a landlady or fraternity or sorority cook served the meals. Others had a favorite restaurant. We asked about your favorite food during college. Here is what […]

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Social

Posted by on November 21, 2015

@MissouriSandT (formerly the Univ. of Missouri – Rolla), ranks #3 on @USATODAY 's list of Top 10 engineering colleges. #GoMiners — Kent Lynn (@kwlynn) August 21, 2014 longtime collaboration between @MissouriSandT and @HoneywellNow is a gohttp://t.co/osWdA8NXVJ — mara rose williams (@marawilliamskc) September 15, 2015 I remember making an alarm clock for my Computer Engineering lab […]

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Letter to the editor

Posted by on July 29, 2015

I just received and read the Spring issue of Missouri S&T Magazine. I enjoy the articles and especially the notes about the old-timers of my generation and before.  However, I was disturbed by something in the article on page 38 titled “Reliving History.” My hat is off to men like Joseph Senne (MS CE’51) who […]

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