Author: Velvet Hasner

Local store to host “Suit Up” sale in February

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Missouri S&T’s career opportunities and employer relations (COER) staff will partner with JC Penney for “Suit Up” at 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, at the JC Penney store in Rolla. The exclusive event is for Missouri S&T students only. Students will be able to receive 40 percent discounts (student IDs are required) on professional attire and enter to win prizes. Missouri S&T’s Spring Career Fair will be held Tuesday, Feb. 20, on campus.

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Two-factor authentication coming soon to myHR

Posted by on December 11, 2017

The University of Missouri System is taking precautions with sensitive data by requiring two-factor authentication to log in to myHR starting Tuesday, Dec. 19. As the name suggests, two-factor authentication provides an additional layer of password safety by requiring a second method of verification, such as a phone number or email address, for a user to gain access.

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Give your feedback on strategic plan draft

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Missouri S&T is contributing to a systemwide plan for all four University of Missouri System campuses, called the Missouri Compact for Education, Research, Engagement and Economic Development. All faculty, staff and students are invited to review the first draft of S&T’s plan and provide feedback to advocate@mst.edu. For consideration in the current draft, please submit your feedback by noon Friday, Dec. 8. All input will be considered throughout the process, which calls for final drafts in May 2018 and approval by the UM System Board of Curators in June 2018.

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Power outage planned Dec. 20

Posted by on December 7, 2017

A daylong power outage is planned Wednesday, Dec. 20, to allow for replacement of one of S&T’s substation transformers that failed earlier this year, resulting in permanent damage. Several campus buildings will be affected by the power outage, which will begin at approximately 7 a.m. and last throughout the day. Power will be restored to all buildings by 8 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 21. Buildings fed directly by Rolla Municipal Utilities will not be affected. The buildings that will NOT be affected by the power outage include:

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Portion of State Street to close Dec. 19-20

Posted by on December 7, 2017

To allow access for construction equipment, University Police will close State Street from 11th Street north to where the street ends near the Havener Center beginning at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19. This section of the street will remain closed through 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20. Some parking spaces in the Havener Center’s visitors lot and B-13 will be blocked. Parking will be restricted on State Street between 10th and 11th streets. If parking accommodations are needed, please contact the parking office at 341-4303. For more information about the planned power outage, please contact Ted Ruth, assistant vice chancellor for facilities services, at 341-7619.

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Make some noise at kazoo performance

Posted by on December 7, 2017

The campus community is invited to join library staff for a holiday kazoo performance at noon Monday, Dec. 11, on the plaza outside the Curtis Laws Wilson Library. Kazoos will be provided. Participants will hum favorite tunes and spread holiday cheer to give students a stress break as finals near.

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Gaze upon star cluster from observatory

Posted by on December 7, 2017

The Missouri S&T Observatory will open its doors at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, for viewing the Pleiades, a group of stars famed for their beauty. The Pleiades is one of the brightest open star clusters. The viewing is free and no reservations are required.

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Key shop to be closed Dec. 20

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Missouri S&T’s key shop, located in Room 118 of the General Services Building, will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 20, due to a planned partial power outage on campus. The key shop will resume normal business hours, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 21. For more information, please contact Mike Bassett, supervisor of skilled trades, at bassettmr@mst.edu or 467-0261 or 341-4044.

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Student art exhibit ends Dec. 8

Posted by on December 7, 2017

The Fall 2017 Student Art in the Library Exhibit, located on the second floor of Curtis Laws Wilson Library, began Oct. 30 and will end Friday, Dec. 8. The exhibit features 53 works of art by 28 student artists in a broad range of mediums, including glass, acrylic and oil paints, mixed media, and digital art. The exhibit is jointly sponsored by the library and the College of Arts, Sciences, and Business.

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Parking Lot B notification

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Due to a conference at the Havener Center Friday, Dec. 8, Parking Lot B may fill up. Parking operations is aware of the event and will not issue tickets to Lot B permit holders who park in other campus lots. All other parking rules must be observed. For more information, please contact parking lot operations at 341-4303.

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