2012

A modern mentor

Posted by on October 26, 2012

Cheryl B. Schrader believes in the power of storytelling. And not just because she loves a good tale. Over the past 10 years, Schrader, an electrical engineer specializing in systems and control, has become more interested in the different learning styles of students. Her research in this area has focused on how women and minorities […]

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Need for a house hits home for Miners

Posted by on October 26, 2012

It’s called a house. But there won’t be any beds. This isn’t a hotel or bed and breakfast.

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The Hasselmann Legacy

Posted by on October 26, 2012

The seed money for the alumni house was provided by the estate of Karl Hasselmann. You’ve seen his name. But who was this man?

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Challenge fund provides 1-to-2 match for donors

Posted by on October 26, 2012

Thanks to a generous gift from the estate of the late Beverly Koeppel, EE’38, alumni donations to the Hasselmann Alumni House can now be even more valuable. Read more

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The Bauer Bar

Posted by on October 26, 2012

Not too long after Dick Bauer, ChE’51, passed away in 2010, his wife, Shirley, decided to make a gift in her husband’s honor to fund the bar in the Hasselmann Alumni House. During Homecoming celebrations and reunions, Dick always liked to gather at a bar — or sometimes tend it — in order to swap […]

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The Porcelain Project

Posted by on October 26, 2012

During a discussion about naming opportunities at a director’s meeting of the alumni association, the topic of restrooms and fixtures came up. There were objections because, well, it didn’t seem proper. But Chris Ramsay, MetE’83, MS MetE’85, thought it was a funny idea to dedicate urinals to various people.

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Investing in the future

Posted by on October 26, 2012

At Missouri S&T, our alumni’s generosity – and their passion for S&T – is what keep the university thriving for our students.

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An app for depression

Posted by on October 26, 2012

People with symptoms of depression use the Internet differently than others. Read more about the research behind that finding and plans to create an app to trigger a diagnosis.

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Donald Hey: wetland warrior

Posted by on October 25, 2012

Donald Hey, CE’63, executive director of Wetlands Research Inc. in Wadsworth, Ill., is passionate about proving the effectiveness, sustainability and economic efficiency of using restored wetlands for water quality management and flood control. He believes wetlands are the answer because they’re good for conservation and the economy alike.

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What is the one thing you couldn’t have survived at Rolla without?

Posted by on October 25, 2012

What is the one thing you couldn’t have survived at Rolla without?

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