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Observatory event rescheduled, planned tonight

Posted by on November 13, 2018

The Missouri S&T Observatory will open its doors at 6 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, Nov. 13), for viewing the moon. The event is open to the public and will be held 6-8 p.m.

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Follow these winter weather tips

Posted by on November 13, 2018

All students, faculty and staff should take every precaution when traveling or going out in the cold. The S&T grounds crew began treating stairs and ramps at 4 a.m. and will treat walks as needed. We’ve posted several winter weather tips to help you stay safe during winter conditions. Look to the university website, alert.mst.edu, for information on cancellations or university closings.

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Miners are bowl-bound

Posted by on November 12, 2018

For the first time since 1950, Missouri S&T’s football team will get an opportunity to play in a post-season game. The Miners have been selected to play in the Mineral Water Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 1, in Excelsior Springs, Missouri.

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Partial power outage planned Nov. 14 at McNutt Hall

Posted by on November 12, 2018

Crews will work on electrical panels for the installation of an induction furnace in the foundry area of McNutt Hall, causing a partial power outage in the building 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14. Lighting will not be affected but the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems in some parts of the building will be affected. During this outage, cooling and heating will not be available in the following rooms of McNutt Hall:

  • Ground floor: Rooms 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 16, 19, 20, 22, 23, 28, 30, 34, 35, 36, 38, 42, 44, 43, 46, 53
  • First floor: Rooms 104, 106, 108, 110, 112, 113, 114, 115, 117 and 135
  • Second floor: Rooms 202 and 215
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Fire alarm testing starts today

Posted by on November 12, 2018

The facility services staff, working in conjunction with Tech Electronics, is inspecting campus building fire alarm panels. One or two buildings will be completed each day, starting today (Monday, Nov. 12) and continuing through Monday, Dec. 10. Signs will be posted on the doors of the buildings on the day of testing. View a list of buildings. All aspects of the fire alarms will be tested – strobe lights, smoke detectors and horns, which may beep for up to 15 seconds during the testing.

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Compressed air outage planned tomorrow

Posted by on November 12, 2018

Compressed air will not be available in the Interdisciplinary Engineering (IDE) Building and Norwood Hall Tuesday, Nov. 13. This outage will affect labs in the IDE building and handicapped-accessible doors in Norwood Hall.

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Staff forum video available online

Posted by on November 12, 2018

If you missed S&T’s staff forum on Nov. 7, you can view a video of the event on Staff Council’s website. Dr. Chris Maples, interim chancellor, and Cuba Plain, interim vice chancellor for finance and operations, answered questions and heard concerns from staff.

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Apply for employee scholarship by Nov. 16

Posted by on November 12, 2018

Missouri S&T’s Staff Council offers a scholarship program to assist staff members who are furthering their education. Full-time S&T employees enrolled in at least one class at Missouri S&T or another University of Missouri System campus can apply for a $250 scholarship. Scholarships are awarded twice yearly, for the spring and fall semesters. The deadline for the fall semester is typically Nov. 1 but it has been extended to Friday, Nov. 16.

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Sign up for Jan. 21 day of service

Posted by on November 12, 2018

Join students, faculty and staff in S&T’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Monday, Jan. 21. You can register on Orgsync to volunteer 1-5 p.m. with a local community partner for a four-hour service project. A free celebration dinner will follow.

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See S&T’s global showcase on Nov. 14

Posted by on November 12, 2018

In celebration of International Education Week, stop by Havener Center 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, to learn about different cultures and enjoy entertainment from around the world.

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