Winter 2010

Michael Ojo

Posted by on November 15, 2010

From engineer to entrepreneur: Michael Ojo, ECE’07, MBA’08, began his graduate studies in computer science thinking that an engineering degree coupled with a computer science degree would be fitting.

Read More »

Dustin Penn

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Dustin Penn, MinE’02, has a passion for Pit Vipers, and his favorite one can deliver a strike that’s 65 feet deep and 16 inches in diameter.

Read More »

Jon and Carla Reinagel

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Jon Reinagel, Phys’07, didn’t make a great impression on his future wife, Carla (Cotita) Reinagel, Engl’07, during their first meeting. As an RA serving a Hawaiian-themed meal to new students moving into the Quadrangle residence halls, he was dressed in a hula skirt with a coconut bra over his shirt. “I thought he was really […]

Read More »

Robert Rutherford

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Hardest lesson to learn: For Robert Rutherford, EMgt’06, the lesson started on April 21, 2010, when he woke up and was told of the mayday call from the Deepwater Horizon hours earlier.

Read More »

Jeremy Schnurbusch

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Early vision: Jeremy Schnurbusch, EE’05, knew early on what he wanted to do when he grew up. “My dad owns St. Louis Avionics. It was ingrained in me since I was a little kid — I always wanted to work in aviation.”

Read More »

Sondra (Terry) Rotty

Posted by on November 15, 2010

The level of testosterone is high on a construction site. Women are scarce, but Sondra (Terry) Rotty, ArchE’04, MS EMgt’08, feels right at home. Tarlton Corp.’s senior project engineer would rather work out of a construction trailer any day than in an office.

Read More »

Tyrone Smith

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Tyrone Smith, Hist’07, says he feels kind of like Jack Bauer.

Read More »

Chad Winkler

Posted by on November 15, 2010

When he was a fourth grader in Jefferson City, Mo., Chad Winkler, CerE’08, was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of autism. The assumption was that he would have difficulty fitting in to “normal” society. That might be why Winkler says he’s always been bothered by assumptions.

Read More »

Sumin Zhu

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Sumin Zhu, PhD CerE’08, knows about heat. As a senior research engineer and principal scientist in the enabling technologies department at Vesuvius in Pittsburgh, Pa., his team works on high-temperature ceramics that can operate under the most extreme conditions, including the continuous casting of steel.

Read More »

The list: 30 Under 30 nominees

Posted by on November 15, 2010

Congratulations to all the 30 under 30 nominees!

Read More »

Recent Posts

Celebrating 150 years

Celebrating 150 years

Please join us as we honor the university’s past, celebrate its present and envision its future, fr[...]
Leading into the future

Leading into the future

Mohammad Dehghani: S&T’s ninth chancellor Mohammad Dehghani was perplexed. A project engi[...]
Learning by leading

Learning by leading

Missouri S&T students leave the university with more than a degree. They gain invaluable experi[...]
"Forged in Gold: Missouri S&T’s First 150 Years"

"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 resi[...]
By the numbers: Fall/Winter 2019

By the numbers: Fall/Winter 2019

Missouri S&T’s rank among Missouri colleges for alumni salary potential, according to Pays[...]