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Cudney to give keynote at international conference

Posted by on March 22, 2019

Dr. Beth Cudney will give a keynote at the International Conference on Lean Six Sigma for Higher Education this June in Edinburgh, Scotland. Her keynote is entitled, “A Comprehensive Lean Six Sigma Framework for Higher Education”, will discuss a roadmap, based on Kolb’s cycle of learning, for improving the learning experience through the application of Lean Six Sigma in educational process improvement. Project selection guidelines will be presented to ensure appropriate scope given the semester time frame. Examples of successful projects will also be provided along with lessons learned. In addition, the coaching necessary to achieve significant results and foster team dynamics will be discussed. Through a comprehensive methodology that considers student learning, project selection, coaching, and team dynamics, students and higher education institutions can achieve significant improvements together.

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Reminder: 150th anniversary open forum is April 2

Posted by on March 20, 2019

Join members of the 150th Advisory Committee for an interactive open forum 1:30-3 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, in St. Pat’s Ballroom A of the Havener Center. All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend.
The university will celebrate its 150th anniversary through a series of events and projects from October 2020 through November 2021.
At the forum, you’ll hear from members of the 150th Advisory Committee as they share a brief overview of the project timeline and outline opportunities to get involved and provide feedback.
Stay tuned for more opportunities to provide input during the planning process.

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Don’t miss the deadline to apply for a Writing Center position

Posted by on March 20, 2019

The Writing Center is still accepting applications for the position of peer writing consultant through April 5th. Are you an undergraduate student who expects to receive your degree no earlier than December 2020? Do you have strong writing skills and a desire to help other students? If so, the Writing Center would love to hear from you. To pick up an application, or to learn more about the position, stop by the Writing Center in Campus Support Facility 113 or email us at wac@mst.edu. Additional information is also available at writingcenter.mst.edu/employment/.

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IT Help Desk Spring Break Hours

Posted by on March 20, 2019

The IT Help Desk Walk-in front desk will be open from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM during Spring Break. The IT Help Desk phones will maintain normal hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
For questions, please contact the IT Help Desk by calling 573-341-4357 (HELP), visiting the IT Help Desk on the first floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library, or submitting a ticket online at: https://help.mst.edu

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Computer Science Department and the Center For Smart Living Seminar

Posted by on March 20, 2019

Using Deep Learning in Identifying Network Intrusions
Dr. Rajeev Agrawal, Information Technology Laboratory
US Army Engineer Research and Development Center
April 8, 2019
10:00 – 10:50 am
209 Computer Science Building

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Computer Science Seminar

Posted by on March 20, 2019

The Sad History of Random Bits
Dr. George Markowsky, Missouri S&T

April 1, 2019
10:00 – 10:50 am
209 Computer Science Building

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BMTT presents: “What is real gender equality?”

Posted by on March 13, 2019

Join Black Man’s Think Tank on March 21, 2019 @ 6:00PM in the Carver-Turner room in Havener as we discuss gender equality. Contact Brittany Gradford for more information, bagrvw@mst.edu.

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Publication option template & formatting resources for theses/dissertations

Posted by on March 13, 2019

Completing a thesis or dissertation this semester? Be sure to check out the following resources from the Office of Graduate Studies, including the new Word template for the Publication Option:

• Thesis/Dissertation Specifications. These specifications list the formatting rules and guidelines that your thesis or dissertation must follow.

• Formatting Your Thesis/Dissertation Presentation. These presentation slides provide an overview of the specifications with examples.

• Microsoft Word Templates. These templates have been built to follow the S&T specifications. You may copy and paste your text into them, or write in them directly. There are separate templates for a traditional thesis, a traditional dissertation, and the Publication Option.

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Deadlines extended for summer/fall 2019 Study Abroad programs

Posted by on March 13, 2019

If you thought you missed the boat (or plane) on studying abroad for the Summer or Fall 2019 semesters, we have some good news. These outstanding programs have extended their application deadlines:
Summer Programs
-Oxford University (International Business course) in the United Kingdom: March 23
-Technology, business, or culture study tour in Chengdu and Beijing, China with weekend excursions: April 1
Fall Programs
-Volralberg University of Applied Sciences in Austria: April 15
-University of Newcastle in Australia: April 15
-Cardiff Metropolitan University: April 30
-Lapland University of Applied Sciences in Finland: April 30
-Universiti Teknology Petronas in Malaysia: May 15
-Cork Institute of Technology in Ireland: May 15
-Universidad Publica de Navarra in Spain: June 1
You must apply through Missouri S&T before we can provide the nomination required by the universities in each program. Contact Study Abroad Coordinator Phaze Roeder at studyabroad@mst.edu for all the information.

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Renaissance Student Award deadline extended

Posted by on March 13, 2019

The application deadline for S&T’s Renaissance Student Awards has been extended to Friday, March 22. If you know a graduating senior at Missouri S&T who excels in various areas, please encourage him or her to apply for the Renaissance Student Award! The winner will receive $1,000.

Here is the link: https://alp.mst.edu/renaissanceaward/

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