Archives for September 2016

Missouri S&T signs exclusive licensing agreement

Missouri S&T has signed an agreement with Learfield to implement the university’s trademark licensing program. The contract moves the university into a model used by most major institutions for handling the licensing of its logos and trademarks on apparel, sporting goods and other products. Learfield will be the initial point of contact for manufacturers for licensing agreements, royalties and trademark protection. Missouri S&T will retain final decision-making authority and control of trademark licensing, including approval of all designs and agreements.

Parking Lot N temporarily closes

Due to work on the parking lot, Area N near University Commons and Residential Commons will be closed from Monday, Oct. 3, to Friday, Oct. 7. While the lot is closed, students will park in Area H, Lot 37, near University Drive, and Area S, Lot 9, near Residential Commons 2, causing these lots to possibly fill.

Air conditioning outage planned at Harris Hall

An air conditioning system outage is scheduled beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, in order to make repairs to the air conditioning systems in Harris Hall. There will be no cooling in the building on Oct. 1. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kenny Grimm, maintenance supervisor, at 341-4252 or 467-0262.

‘R’ is for respect; Watch video by student-athletes

Eleven student-athletes recently created a 60-second promotional video about respect, an important element of athletics at Missouri S&T. Watch the video.

Time changes for Mentoring Mondays

Faculty members are invited to participate in the Mentoring Monday program from 4-5 p.m. on Mondays in the Havener Center’s Silver and Gold Room. The sessions were previously scheduled for 2 p.m.

Help your students succeed, get free lunch

Instructors are invited to the second session of the Curators’ Teaching Summit, “Practical Tips to Help Students Succeed in Your Class,” from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in the Missouri/Ozark Room of the Havener Center. Lunch will be provided.

Workshops needed for girls’ conference

Engaging, hands-on workshop activities are sought for the “Expanding Your Horizons in Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Technology” conference for seventh- and eighth-grade girls on Friday, Oct. 21, at Missouri S&T. The goal is to encourage participants to consider careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Each workshop will be about an hour. Presenters can include faculty members, students or student organizations and staff members.

Volunteers needed by Oct. 14 for girls’ conference

Women are needed to volunteer as guides from 8:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the 17th annual Expanding Your Horizons conference on Friday, Oct. 21, on the Missouri S&T campus. The event brings more than 450 students to campus, helping seventh- and eighth-grade girls learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

Attend webinar on engineering aspects of concrete bridge decks

The Center for Infrastructure Engineering Studies and the Research on Concrete Applications for Sustainable Transportation (RE-CAST) University Transportation Center invites the campus community to attend a webinar at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, in Room 312 Butler-Carlton Hall.

Learn about managing intercultural groups

William Cruz, an expert on intercultural communications, will present “Managing Across Culture,” at noon Wednesday, Oct. 5, in Room 249 Toomey Hall.