Dave Westenberg

S&T joins JED to support mental health, committee leads efforts

Posted by on February 1, 2021

Missouri S&T has joined JED Campus in support of student well-being and mental health. The program is a nationwide initiative of The JED Foundation (JED) designed to help schools evaluate and strengthen their mental health, substance misuse and suicide prevention programs to safeguard individual and community health. S&T’s membership began with establishing an interdisciplinary, campuswide team. he team is named the S&T Health and Well-being Committee. It includes:

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Westenberg honored by ASM

Posted by on July 7, 2020

Dr. David Westenberg, associate professor of biological sciences, is an invited plenary speaker for the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Virtual Conference for Undergraduate Educators on July 8-9.

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In the news: ‘Go Baby Go,’ living lab, moon water, music research, social distancing

Posted by on July 7, 2020

  • Faculty, staff and students recently assisted The Community Partnership in Rolla with adapting toys for children with disabilities through the Go Baby Go project.
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    In the news: 150th anniversary, handwashing, special effects

    Posted by on March 3, 2020

  • Dr. Mo Dehghani, chancellor of Missouri S&T, shares in an opinion piece some thoughts on nurturing the most curious and talented students, as Missouri S&T has been doing for 150 years and counting.
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    COVID-19: Attend tomorrow’s talk on coronavirus

    Posted by on March 3, 2020

    Dr. Dave Westenberg, associate professor of biological sciences, will give a talk titled “COVID-19: How We Can Prepare Ourselves for the Ongoing Pandemic” 4-5 p.m. tomorrow (Wednesday, March 4) in St. Pat’s Ballroom A and B of the Havener Center.

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    Search committee announced for director of athletics and recreation

    Posted by on October 3, 2019

    Dr. Debra Robinson, vice chancellor for student affairs, announces the appointment of a search committee to help recruit S&T’s next director of athletics and recreation. Committee members are:

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    Westenberg selected for ASM award

    Posted by on October 1, 2019

    Dr. Dave Westenberg, associate professor of biological sciences, will receive the American Society for Microbiology Carski Award.

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    Miner Challenge seeks faculty and staff advisors

    Posted by on August 29, 2019

    The Miner Challenge Alternative Break Program is looking for four faculty or staff advisors for U.S. Spring Break 2020 experiences. Dr. Dave Westenberg, associate professor in biological sciences, discusses his experiences as an advisor in a video.

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