Archives for August 15, 2016

University Commons open house Aug. 16

Residential life will host an open house at the new University Commons residence hall 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16. University Commons is located at 850 University Drive. Drop in and enjoy some light refreshments and take a tour of the building. RSVP to At this time, the front entrance of University Commons is not operational, so visitors should park behind the building in lots “S” or “N.” Enter the parking lot through the Residential College parking lot entrance at Bishop and Watts Drive. Signs will be posted to direct you to the appropriate entrance.

Writing Center updates

The Writing Center opens for peer writing consultations on Monday, Aug. 29, and it has made some changes. Students will have more appointment options and faculty will receive digital consultation records — no more handwritten comments to decipher. Click here for additional information. The center’s consultants work with undergraduates to offer feedback and guidance on […]

Testing the limits — VCC open house

The Video Communications Center will hold an open house 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, in VCC Studio Classroom G-14 Curtis Laws Wilson Library. The center’s staff will discuss and answer any questions or concerns you may have about MediaSpace, Canvas, WebEx and Zoom meetings. Cookies and coffee will be provided. Join the staff in testing […]

Be a faculty or staff advisor for Miner Challenge

Miner Challenge is Missouri S&T’s student-led alternative break program, sponsored by student life. Every year, the program engages students in immersive volunteer experiences across the U.S. and internationally. Miner Challenge is looking for faculty or staff advisors who will work closely with a student leader and a team of participants from mid-October through April and […]

HREI offers new Balanced Professional Mastery Certificate

Feedback from Missouri S&T employees, combined with input and efforts from the Employee Development Committee, have culminated in a self-paced professional development program offered through the division of Human Resources, Equity and Inclusion.