Volunteers, gift baskets sought for Staff Day

Staff Council seeks volunteers to help work booths and other areas during Staff Day Wednesday, May 17. The council also seeks basket donations from departments for a silent auction. To volunteer or donate a basket, please contact Kathy Inman, administrative assistant, at 341-7677. If you would like to donate a basket, please list the items included and how much each item costs.

Volunteers urgently needed for Oct. 21 event

Women are needed as volunteer guides for attendees of the Expanding Your Horizons conference Friday Oct. 21, on the S&T campus. Guides are needed from 8:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Volunteers receive a free lunch. To volunteer, sign up online or contact Michelle Wiginton, student support specialist, at 341-4835 by Wednesday, Oct. 19. Expanding Your […]

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).

Participate in a driving simulation and earn a reward

Researchers investigating alternate work zone signage configurations for the Missouri Department of Transportation are looking for volunteers to participate in a driving simulator study. The project investigates the attitudes and response of drivers to different traffic sign configurations as they pass through a simulated representation of a standard Missouri work zone. Participants will receive a $10 gift card once they complete the driving simulation. Dr. Suzanna Long, interim chair and an associate professor of engineering management and systems engineering, is the primary investigator.

Volunteer at the spring Career Fair

Career opportunities and employer relations (COER) is currently looking for volunteers to staff the spring Career Fair, which will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, in the Gale Bullman Building. Shifts are available throughout the day. To volunteer, fill out the volunteer form on the COER website. For more information, call 341-6238.

Staff Day volunteers needed

Staff Council is looking for volunteers for this year’s Staff Day activities on Wednesday, May 20. To volunteer, email Michelle Vannatta.

Hit the Ground Running mentors wanted

Hit the Ground Running (HGR), a three-week summer learning program held July 12-July 31, is designed to offer incoming freshman an exciting perspective on learning that will sharpen and enhance their learning skills. Mentors are needed. Visit ugs.mst.edu/hgr for an application.

Volunteer for girls’ conference

Women are needed as volunteer guides for attendees of the 15th annual Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conference that will be held Friday, Nov. 7, at Missouri S&T. EYH helps 7th- and 8th-grade girls learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. The event brings more than 450 students to campus.

Let’s play ball

This year’s Staff Day theme is “Let’s have a ball.” Staff Council would like to visit your department and challenge you to your favorite office sports game for the Staff Day video. Is it wastepaper basketball? Or maybe coffee cup golf? Council members can visit Tuesday, March 25, through Thursday, March 27, to film. If you want to be in the Staff Day video, contact Michelle Mehmert. This is also an opportunity for you to ask questions; members of Staff Council are available to visit departments, answer questions and get feedback.