Archives for December 19, 2016

Search committee formed for CEC dean

Dr. Kamal Khayat, the Vernon and Maralee Jones Professor of Civil Engineering, will serve as chair of the College of Engineering and Computing vice provost and dean search committee. Jeff Harris, partner with Harris Search Associates, and Tim McIntosh, manager of executive initiatives for the University of Missouri System, will facilitate the search process. Faculty, staff and students attended open forums about the search process and desired dean attributes Dec. 5-6. Additional open forums will be held in January. One goal of the search process is for the selected dean to begin at Missouri S&T by September 2017.

The Archives will celebrate a graduation Dec. 20

 After working at the University Archives since the last century, Melody Lloyd is “graduating” to a new phase of her life. Please drop by the University Archives 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, in Room G-2 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library. Help celebrate all the work Melody has done to preserve the legal, administrative and historical aspects of Missouri S&T. For more information, please contact Dr. Diana Ahmad, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of history and political science, at 341-4817.

Help students suit themselves

Help students prepare for the spring Career Fair by donating clean, gently used career clothing to the career opportunities and employer relations’ suit closet. You can receive a deduction on your taxes for charitable giving. The suit closet needs the following:

Holiday closings announced

The following research centers will be closed during the holidays, as noted:

  • The Energy Research and Development Center (ERDC) will be closed from Friday, Dec. 23, to Tuesday, Jan. 3.
  • The Center for Infrastructure and Engineering Studies (CIES) will be closed from Tuesday, Dec. 27, to Tuesday, Jan. 3.
  • Rock Mechanics and Explosive Research (RMERC) will be closed from Tuesday, Dec. 27, to Tuesday, Jan. 3.

Physical facilities work order system down Dec. 19

Maintenance will be performed on the Maximo work order system 3:30-4:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19. During this time, you will not be able to submit or view service requests or work orders. For more information or assistance during the outage, please call 531-4252.