Author: Mary Helen Stoltz

Check out the new Miner Oasis

Posted by on February 7, 2019

Miner Wellness is hosting an open house 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, to showcase the Miner Oasis in Room 201 Norwood Hall. This newly configured space is designed to help students relax, destress and participate in mindfulness activities.

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President-elect of civil engineering society to speak at S&T

Posted by on February 7, 2019

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Dr. K.N. Gunalan (Guna) will present a talk, “Engineering the Future” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, in Room 125 of Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Guna is vice president of alternative delivery at AECOM, based in Salt Lake City, and president-elect of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

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SWE to sell roses for Valentine’s Day

Posted by on February 7, 2019

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Members of S&T’s Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will hold a rose sale 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, and Thursday, Feb. 14, at the Havener Center and the Curtis-Laws Wilson Library. The flowers cost $3 each, $7 for three flowers and $25 for 12 flowers. For more information, please contact Emma Lane, a senior in civil engineering, at erlng4@mst.edu.

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‘Harlem Nights Casino’ theme of Black History Month celebration

Posted by on February 7, 2019

Join student diversity initiatives for a Black History Month celebration named “Harlem Nights Casino” 7-10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, in the St. Pat’s Ballroom of the Havener Center. Nick Nichols, a comedian and S&T alumnus, will kick off the night with a performance, followed by games, music and food.

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Lecturer to examine culture of strength

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Dr. Simon J. Bronner, Maxwell C. Weiner Distinguished Visiting Professor of Humanities, will present a lecture 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, in St. Pat’s C of the Havener Center. His talk is titled “In Search of the Modern Hercules: The Material Culture of Strength.” A reception will follow the lecture.

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Mars viewing at the observatory moves to Feb. 8

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Because of cold temperatures predicted midweek, the first Visitors’ Night at the S&T Observatory featuring views of Mars has been rescheduled to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8. Event staff will be wearing glow bracelets so they can be identified to answer questions.

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Death of Dr. Nord Gale

Posted by on February 4, 2019

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Dr. Nord Gale, the founding chair of the biological sciences department, passed away Friday, Feb. 1. Gale served Missouri S&T 32 years, retiring in 2000. A memorial service will be determined at a later date.

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Death of Chester Baker

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Chester Hugh Baker, 104, passed away Jan. 27 in Rolla. He is a 1955 civil engineering graduate of S&T (then known as the University of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy). He worked at the U.S. Geological Survey in Rolla for more than 30 years, retiring in 1981. Baker is the namesake of the Chester and Evelyn Baker Greenhouse, located on the roof of the Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Building.

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Ten Steps to Teaching Success pilot program

Posted by on February 4, 2019

On Feb. 1, the instructional design team joined CAFE.Together, they will launch a new pilot program titled Ten Steps for Teaching Success, which provides a path for all tenure-track and non-tenure-track professors to demonstrate engagement in continuous improvement of teaching.

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