April 10

Celebrate poetry month with these three events

Posted by on April 8, 2019

Sigma Tau Delta is hosting three events in April for National Poetry Month:

  • Agnes Vojta will read from her book, Porous Land, as well as new work, at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Room 121 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Vojta is a teaching professor of physics at S&T.
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Learn about myPerformance during info sessions

Posted by on April 4, 2019

The human resources staff will host training sessions for managers and supervisors on employee appraisals for myPerformance. Information sessions about myPerformance will be held during the following times, all in Room 204 Centennial Hall:

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Celebrate poetry month with professor’s poems

Posted by on April 1, 2019

Dr. Agnes Vojta, a teaching professor of physics, is celebrating the release of her first book of poems, titled Porous Land. She will give a reading at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Room 121 Butler-Carlton Hall. This event is part of a series of events to celebrate National Poetry Month in April at S&T.

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Help Miner Aviation soar into competition

Posted by on March 28, 2019

The S&T Miner Aviation student design team will take its aircraft, named Dragonfly (pictured), to compete in an international competition in April. S&T’s team will compete at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics’ (AIAA) Design, Build, Fly International Competition Wednesday, April 10, to Monday, April 15, in Tucson, Arizona. To learn more or donate, visit the team’s crowdfunding page.

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S&T Miner Aviation Design Team to head to competition in Arizona

Posted by on March 28, 2019

In order for our team to make it to competition, we really on generous donors to support our team! We would invite everyone to look at our crowdfunding page: https://app.mobilecause.com/vf/Aviation/team/MAV to learn more and donate. Any amount is helpful and appreciated. Help us get to competition!

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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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Research on tap

Posted by on March 19, 2019

Come join Dr. Robin Verble at the Public House Brewpub Loft on April 10th for her topic of “Sweating the Small Stuff: Understanding how insects survive wildland fires”

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To blog or not to blog

Posted by on March 13, 2019

Dr. Simon J. Bronner will present a lecture titled “Should I Start a Blog? And Other Questions about Creating a Digital Presence in the Humanities” noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Room 101 Humanities and Social Sciences Building. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to Linda Bramel, executive assistant, at lindab@mst.edu.

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S&T faculty to speak on South African education program

Posted by on April 4, 2018

The University of Missouri South African Education Program (UMSAEP) committee invites faculty members interested in learning more about the academic exchange program between the University of Missouri and South Africa to attend the program’s symposium. The event will be held 3-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, in the Missouri Ozark-Room of the Havener Center. S&T faculty presenters at the symposium will include:

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Grant workshop planned April 10-11 at MU

Posted by on March 15, 2018

The Grant Training Center will host a professional grant development workshop 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, and Wednesday, April 11, in Room S016 of Memorial Union at the University of Missouri-Columbia. An online version of the workshop will be held Wednesday, March 21.

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