2014

Bertelsmeyer Hall: A bright future. A bold vision.

Posted by on November 26, 2014

When alumni, donors and dignitaries gathered in April 2013 to break ground on James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall, Chancellor Cheryl B. Schrader opened her remarks with a story about a “providential collision of opportunity and generosity” that occurred two years earlier.

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Jim Bertelsmeyer – Education champion. STEM stakeholder. Proud Miner.

Posted by on November 26, 2014

When fireworks lit up the sky over Missouri S&T at the dedication of James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall, it was a fitting conclusion. Because fireworks and Jim Bertelsmeyer, ChE’66,  go back a long way. 

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Special Unit Ops

Posted by on November 26, 2014

The Unit Operations Laboratory is an essential part of every chemical and biochemical engineering student’s education. “Unit Ops” is where students learn to apply the theory of process engineering in a practical, hands-on way. It’s also the place where students, working together on projects, forge long-standing friendships, says Bipin Doshi, ChE’62, MS ChE’63.

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A perfect match

Posted by on November 26, 2014

When former Chancellor John F. Carney III issued a challenge to chemical engineering alumni to help fund a new chemical and biochemical engineering building, a group of alumni at ExxonMobil took action.

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Influential advisors

Posted by on November 26, 2014

Members of the Academy of Chemical Engineers and the Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Industry Advisory Council were instrumental supporters of Bertelsmeyer Hall, and helped see the project through to completion.

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Homecoming 2014

Posted by on November 26, 2014

Honoring Miner legends

Posted by on November 26, 2014

The Miner Alumni Association honored this select group of alumni for their accomplishments and devotion to the association, the campus and its students during Homecoming. Chosen from an impressive list of nominees, the awardees received special recognition during the Miner Legends Luncheon. Pictured above (from left) are: Jeffery Thornburg, AE’96, Distinguished Young Alumni Tansel Yucelen, […]

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Enrollment record breaker

Posted by on November 26, 2014

For the second year in a row, Missouri S&T enrolled a record number of students this fall. At the official fourth-week count, 8,642 students were enrolled, breaking last fall’s record of 8,130. The previous record of 7,795 was set in fall 1982. The number of female students increased by 6.3 percent over fall 2013 to […]

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Celebrating cultural diversity

Posted by on November 26, 2014

Every fall since 2010, lions, dragons and camels have paraded through downtown Rolla to show that people love a parade, regardless of their native country. Celebration of Nations was created to give area residents and Missouri S&T students a chance to share their heritage and celebrate the region’s cultural diversity. Each year the celebration has […]

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Fall 2014 Career Fair

Posted by on November 26, 2014

Career opportunities and employer relations hosted the largest Career Fair in S&T history with 304 employers on campus. More than 130 alumni returned to recruit graduates of their alma mater. Prior to the career fair, the Miner Alumni Association and Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) hosted a continental breakfast to thank the recruiters for their […]

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