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Passing of Ted Day

Posted by on September 14, 2020

The S&T community is saddened to learn of the passing of Ted Day, a member of the S&T Board of Trustees and owner and chief executive officer of Mo-Sci Corp., a glass technology company that was founded by his father, Dr. Delbert Day, Curators’ Distinguished Professor emeritus of ceramic engineering.

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Celebration of Life planned for Ryan Wesley Swier

Posted by on August 19, 2020

The Missouri S&T community is saddened to learn of the death of Ryan Wesley Swier of Rolla, who passed away Aug. 8 at Phelps Health. Swier was 19 and pursuing computer science and mechanical engineering degrees at S&T.

A “Celebration of Life” service in his memory will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, at the Rolla chapel of the James & Gahr Mortuary. A visitation for family and friends will be held 3-4 p.m. at the chapel prior to the service.

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Notification of student death

Posted by on August 18, 2020

The Missouri S&T community is saddened to learn of the death of Matthew Stevenson of Wildwood, Missouri. He died early this morning at his off-campus apartment as the result of a tragic accident. Matthew was 22 and was pursuing a degree in engineering management.

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Passing of Bob Brackbill

Posted by on May 20, 2020

Robert Marshall Brackbill, trustee emeritus and past president of the Miner Alumni Association, died May 15 at age 100. Brackbill earned a bachelor’s degree in mining engineering from S&T in 1942. He loved Rolla and was a strong supporter of the university and the Sigma Nu fraternity throughout his life.

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Passing of Wayne Cogell

Posted by on February 22, 2020

Dr. Wayne Cogell, professor emeritus of philosophy and former associate dean of S&T’s College of Arts and Sciences, died Feb. 16 at age 80. Funeral arrangements are pending.

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Funeral services planned for Margie Boston

Posted by on January 15, 2020

Dr. Margie Viola Boston, a longtime faculty member and chair and professor of music and theater at Missouri S&T, passed away Jan. 5 at age 93. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 16, at Printy Funeral Home in Carthage, Illinois, with burial to follow in Moss Ridge Cemetery in Carthage. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until time the memorial service begins at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

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Notification of student death

Posted by on November 12, 2019

The Missouri S&T community is saddened to learn of the death of Matthew Romine of Chesterfield, Missouri, a former Missouri S&T student who died early this morning.

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Notification of student death

Posted by on October 20, 2019

The Missouri S&T community is saddened to learn of the death of Missouri S&T student Clay Landoll of Nevada, Missouri, who died over the weekend. Clay was 19 and was pursuing a bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering.

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Funeral services planned for Keith Stanek

Posted by on October 2, 2019

Dr. Eldon Keith Stanek, a longtime S&T faculty member and former chair of electrical and computer engineering, passed away Sept. 30. He was 77.

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Memorial service planned for David Cunningham

Posted by on August 6, 2019

Dr. David Ray Cunningham, professor emeritus of electrical engineering, passed away July 24. A memorial service will be held 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 24, at Null & Son Funeral Home in Rolla.

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