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Participate in research survey

Posted by on April 24, 2019

You are invited to participate in a survey about linguistic perceptions as a part of a research project designed by Dr. Sarah Hercula (in collaboration with Dr. Jessica Cundiff and FYRE student Anna Peacock). The survey is open to the entire S&T campus community—faculty, students, and staff. By participating, you will be eligible to win one of ten $10 Amazon gift cards. The research project has been approved by the IRB, and results of this survey will be used for research purposes only. Your participation in the survey is voluntary, and your responses will be kept anonymous and confidential. Completing the web-based survey should take no more than 15 minutes. Please go to the following URL to take the survey: http://mst.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3fI6aKjb8c4X8lD. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Hercula (herculas@mst.edu). Thank you for your participation!

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CSTS Spring Symposium on Maintenance April 24th

Posted by on April 24, 2019

The theme of the Center for Science Technology and Society Spring symposium is Maintenance. This symposium examines maintenance, broadly conceived, from infrastructure and systems maintenance and life cycle assessment to health maintenance to cultures of maintenance. While innovation is celebrated, the bulk of what most technologists and others who interact with technology actually do is some form of maintenance. Five papers will be presented with ample opportunity for discussion. The symposium begins at 1:30 in St, Pat’s B in the Havener Center and concludes at 4:00pm.

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May graduates, come celebrate at the Graduation Fiesta

Posted by on April 24, 2019

All graduating students are invited to join the Miner Alumni Association for a Graduation Fiesta! Enjoy an evening of food, fun and a fiesta in honor of your graduation on Friday, May 3, 4–6 p.m. at Hasselmann Alumni House, 1100 N. Pine St.
– Pile on the fixings at a fully loaded taco bar
– Enjoy margaritas, beer and non-alcoholic beverages, the first one’s on us!
– Enter a drawing with three chances to win a $100 gift card
– Pick up your Miner Alumni Association keepsake glass
– Get the scoop on alumni benefits
This is a casual event; come and go as you please. Be sure to bring a photo ID for special beverages.

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Trivia night at the Kaleidoscope Discovery Center

Posted by on April 19, 2019

Join the Kaleidoscope Discovery Center for a family-friendly Trivia Night! The theme is: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)! It will be on Saturday, April 27th from 6:30-8:30PM.

Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place!
Silent auction!
50/50 cash drawing!

$15/individual or $120/table for a team (max 8 people per team).

Proceeds help students attend our 2019 Summer Camps!

Register your team or yourself via the ‘buy tickets’ link below.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdBjN_n-WRN0kJnz1DShVglBfytQc60umRwQDIsIp9aBgSj-w/viewform

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CArE to welcome renowned researcher for geotechnical engineering lecture series

Posted by on April 19, 2019

Dr. W.D. Liam Finn, professor emeritus of civil engineering at the University of British Columbia and president of Pan-American Engineering and Computing Services Ltd., will present as part of the Shamsher and Sally Prakash Distinguished Lecture Series in Geotechnical Engineering.

The lecture, titled “Aspects of Soil-Structure Interaction,” will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 9, in Room 125 Butler-Carlton Hall. It is free and open to the public.
Dr. Finn will also present a keynote address as part of the 2019 GeoMO Conference hosted by Missouri S&T, to be held Friday, May 10, at the Millennium Student Center-UMSL-SGA Chambers. The theme for the 2019 GeoMo conference, “Advancements in Seismic Geotechnical Engineering” will be addressed by distinguished members in the field; Dr. Finn will be joined by Dr. Ahmed Elgamal, Dr. Ronaldo Luna, Dr. Brent Rosenblad, and Dr. Guney Olgun. More details can be found at geomo.mst.edu.

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Small ‘Bytes’ Cultural Potluck cancelled

Posted by on April 19, 2019

This event has been cancelled. 

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Diverse Connections

Posted by on April 19, 2019

Swing by Student Diversity Initiatives’ table to grab a cookie, take a polaroid, and add it to the rolling wall as we make visual “connections” to others at Missouri S&T! It will be April 23rd from 11:00AM-1:00PM, in the Havener atrium.

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Check your email for survey link

Posted by on April 19, 2019

You’re invited to complete the 2019 Student Survey on Sexual Misconduct, which collects information on the scope of sexual violence experienced by our students as well as how current programming, training and response efforts are performing. The survey, which has been emailed to students, is voluntary and all responses are anonymous. You can be entered in to win one of two $250 bookstore gift cards.

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Missouri S&T Wind Symphony to perform outdoor concert

Posted by on April 17, 2019

The University Wind Symphony and S&T Video Game Music Ensemble will perform an outdoor concert at 12 p.m. Friday, April 26 on the lawn in front of the Havener Center. The concert is free and audience members are welcome to bring lunch and a blanket or lawn chair to sit on.
The Wind Symphony will be performing selections from the soundtrack of “Les Misérables” arranged by Jay Bocook, “Lassus Trombone” by Henry Fillmore, and Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” arranged by Mayhew Lake. Faculty from S&T’s explosives engineering program will provide pyrotechnics for this performance of the “1812 Overture.”
For more information on the performance or Missouri S&T’s performing arts programs, call the performing arts office at 573-341-4185.

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Papa John’s on GET update

Posted by on April 17, 2019

Starting May 1st, the GET app will be the exclusive ordering platform for Papa John’s when purchasing with DBD’s and MinerBUCKS. Direct phone orders will no longer be accepted after this date. Please download the GET Mobile app from your smart phone’s app store.

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