Summer 2017

Water, water everywhere and here’s a drop to drink

Posted by on November 16, 2017

Andrea DuMont wants to set free the engineer inside. “My mission is to encourage and empower young women and girls who might be interested in the field of engineering and help to foster social enthusiasm for the lifestyle,” says DuMont, GeoE’11.

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Glass pioneer: S&T grad’s wound care research is now available on the commercial market

Posted by on July 27, 2017

Minutes from the Missouri S&T campus, a global center of specialty glass manufacturing sits in a nondescript industrial park just past an Interstate 44 truck stop.

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In Rolla, a medical initiative takes root

Posted by on July 27, 2017

Dr. Nuran Ercal wishes something like the Ozark Biomedical Initiative (OBI) had existed when she first joined the Missouri S&T faculty in 1993.

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The doctor is in

Posted by on July 27, 2017

“The medical students from Rolla are different. Every single one seems to be scarily talented and driven.”

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The business side of healthcare

Posted by on July 27, 2017

For some, the mention of “healthcare” brings to mind doctors and nurses — the people on the front lines of the medical industry. But, as with any other industry, there is a business side to healthcare.

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In print

Posted by on July 27, 2017

Michael Bruening, associate professor of history and political science, edited A Reformation Sourcebook: Documents from an Age of Debate, published in April by the University of Toronto Press.

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Google electromagnetic interference

Posted by on July 27, 2017

A decade from now, your smartphone won’t look anything like it does today — at least on the inside.

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Lecture series brings chemistry grads full circle

Posted by on July 27, 2017

James O. Stoffer wanted to give Missouri S&T students a chance to learn from eminent scholars and innovators in polymer chemistry and related areas. So last fall the Curators’ Distinguished Professor emeritus of chemistry established a lecture series to showcase his former students and inspire current ones.

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Fueling space flight

Posted by on July 27, 2017

It started with a boyhood dream of becoming an astronaut fueled from watching the 1995 Hollywood portrayal of the ill‑fated Apollo 13 lunar mission.

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Record gift for EWB

Posted by on July 27, 2017

From clean drinking water to flood control, Missouri S&T students participating in Engineers Without Borders (EWB) are changing lives in Central and South America.

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