Archives for October 9, 2014

Water outage in Harris Hall today

There will be a domestic water outage starting at 3:30 p.m. today (Thursday, Oct. 9) in Harris Hall. The outage will last until repairs are completed. For more information, call Mike Amick at 341-4252.

Annual benefits enrollment in October

Active benefits enrollment is required for 2015 for all benefit-eligible employees. Unlike previous years, you must select and submit a medical plan choice or waive coverage. Make sure to enroll in the medical option that best suits your needs and the needs of your family.

S&Tconnect workshops are available

For all instructors and advisors, S&Tconnect workshops are scheduled 11 a.m.-noon Thursday, Oct. 9, and 2-3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, both in Room 103 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library. For more information, email Rachel Morris in undergraduate studies.

Learn about entrepreneurship

The Technology Transfer and Economic Development (TTED) office presents a system of educational offerings and tools to better inform faculty, researchers and grad-students considering entrepreneurship. Join TTED for the first in a series of events at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in the Technology Development Center to learn more about starting and running your own business, and the challenges and rewards of entrepreneurship. Following a short presentation and discussion there will be a networking event and refreshments. For more information or to RSVP, contact John Woodson, 341-7544.

LGBT round table discussion Oct. 20

Are you interested in providing input on the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) climate on campus? Do you have questions and want answers? This is your opportunity to state your opinion and get your questions answered. Join Spectrum (formerly the DaVinci Society) at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, in Room 249 Toomey Hall. For […]

Turkish Republic Ball Nov. 15

The Turkish Student Association will celebrate Turkey’s Independence Day with festivities starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, in Lions Club Park. Live Turkish-English songs, Turkish folk dances, poetry and more will take place. Tickets for the event will go on sale on starting Wednesday, Oct. 15, in the Havener Center. For more information, email

See a Shakespeare play in St. Louis

The English and technical communication department is organizing a trip to St. Louis to attend a performance of Shakespeare’s comedy about romantic love, Much Ado About Nothing, by the St. Louis Shakespeare Co. The performance takes place at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Florissant Civic Center in St. Louis. Tickets are $12 for students, faculty, staff and their friends, and all are welcome to attend. To sign up or for more information, including about transportation, email Dr. Anne Cotterill.

Gaffer’s Guild glass sale

Gaffer’s Guild will have a glass sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the corner of 18th and Pine streets in Rolla. Come check out student-made glass items including Halloween themed pumpkins and ghosts. The glass shop will also be open for community members to see demos of how different items are made. Anyone […]

Come out as an ally lunch

Bring your lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 10, to the Havener Center atrium and join leadership and cultural programs as allies in support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. For more information, email Darius Jackson.

Attend the ABS fashion show

Have you ever wanted a place to show off your cultural or personal style, or campus organization? If so, participate in the Association for Black Students’ annual fashion show at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, in St. Pat’s Ballroom of the Havener Center. This year, the group wants you to model and show what makes […]