Archives for December 14, 2016

Commencement ceremonies planned Dec. 17

Nearly 800 Missouri S&T students will be awarded degrees during two commencement ceremonies at Gale Bullman Building on Saturday, Dec. 17. If traveling to campus, please allow extra time in case of inclement weather. For updates on road conditions, road closures or delays, please visit the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) website or sign up for MoDOT alerts.

Parking Lot X-20 to temporarily close Dec. 16

In preparation for commencement ceremonies, Lot X-20 near Gale Bullman Building will close at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16. All employees, including those driving S&T vehicles, are asked to park in the back row of the lot on Saturday, Dec. 17, to allow graduation guests to park closer to the entrance of the building. The parking lot operations staff thanks you for your cooperation. If you have questions, please contact the office at 341-4303.

Relocated exam locations posted on registrar’s website

 The registrar’s office has rescheduled all final examinations previously scheduled in Emerson Hall. Get details of room changes on the registrar’s website.

Mollenkamp named assistant vice chancellor for business services

John Mollenkamp, acting director of the Missouri Department of Revenue, has been named assistant vice chancellor for business services. He will begin his duties at Missouri S&T on Monday, Jan. 9. Mollenkamp replaces Randy Stoll, who recently retired.

Keep your computer on for updates this weekend

Windows critical updates will occur 2-6 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17. Please leave your computer powered on during the weekend. Save your files and close applications because your computer will reboot during the update. For questions, please contact the IT Help Desk at 341-4357 (HELP), visit the help desk on the first floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library, or submit an online ticket.

Water outages planned in Schrenk Hall

There will be a water outage in Schrenk Hall from Monday, Dec. 19, to Friday, Dec. 23. During this time, there will be no hot or cold water in either wing of Schrenk Hall. There will be no water, air or gas to all labs and fume hoods in both wings of Schrenk Hall from Tuesday, Dec. 27, to Friday, Dec. 30. For questions, please contact Ron Boggs, senior construction project manager, at 308-7066.

Testing Center thanks campus community

The Testing Center staff expresses their gratitude to the faculty and students with final exams scheduled in the center. The staff appreciates your willingness to be flexible as more than 450 final exams are being administered in the center this week.

Graduate studies office to close Dec. 23-26

The Office of Graduate Studies will be closed during the holidays from Friday, Dec. 23, to Monday, Dec. 26. The office will reopen Tuesday, Dec. 27. For questions, please contact Adrienne Neckermann, senior program support coordinator.

Leach Theatre Box Office to close Dec. 27-Jan. 2

The Leach Theatre Box Office will be closed during the holidays from Tuesday, Dec. 27, to Monday, Jan. 2. The box office will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 3, and resume its regular hours of 9 a.m.-4 p.m. To contact Leach Theatre, please call 341-6964.

Cause of Emerson Hall roof fire ruled accidental

Last week’s fire on the roof of Emerson Hall, the electrical and computer engineering building, has been ruled accidental by Rolla Fire & Rescue. In an announcement issued Dec. 13, Rolla Fire Chief Ron Smith said fire investigators believe the point of origin for the fire was near a circuit junction box that powered an […]