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History fellowship honors faculty member

Posted by on November 5, 2020

With a gift of $250,000, Missouri S&T history alumnus Cordell Smith has established the university’s first endowment to fund the research efforts of S&T history and political science faculty.

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History professor to talk S&T history

Posted by on October 22, 2020

Join Dr. Larry Gragg to learn how this “country academy” founded in 1870 became one of the nation’s top technological research universities. Gragg will give a talk titled “Missouri S&T Celebrates 150 Years,” at noon Wednesday, Oct. 28, via Zoom. Register online.

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Fogg named fellow of Paris institute

Posted by on October 6, 2020

Dr. Shannon Fogg has been named a fellow of the Paris Institute for Advanced Study. uring her fellowship, she will work with research partners in Paris on a project related to the geography of the Holocaust in Paris.

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Gragg publishes on early S&T director

Posted by on October 6, 2020

An article by Dr. Larry Gragg is featured in the October 2020 issue of the Missouri Historical Review. The article is titled “‘From the Hell’s Brew of Malice, Hatred, and Vindictiveness’: The 1906 Investigation of George E. Ladd, Director of the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy.”

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S&T faculty receive tenure, promotion

Posted by on September 1, 2020

Twenty-four Missouri S&T faculty members received promotions or tenure effective today (Tuesday, Sept. 1). The faculty members are:

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Thrice as nice – ‘We love your class’ award goes to Winiarz

Posted by on June 2, 2020

For the third consecutive year, Dr. Jeffrey Winiarz received the S&T’s Advising Center’s “We Love Your Class” award from freshman students, who voted for their favorite teacher. Dr. Agnes Vojta received second place. Other nominees include:

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Tapestry highlights UM System campuses

Posted by on April 7, 2020

The Winter 2020 issue of Tapestry is out, highlighting creative and innovative initiatives that affect diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in the living, working and learning environments throughout the University of Missouri System. All four UM System universities, including S&T, are featured in the e-publication.  The following articles highlight S&T programs and people: “Engineering Success” about the […]

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Sheppard to present archaeological talk via Zoom

Posted by on March 30, 2020

Dr. Kathleen Sheppard, associate professor of history and political science, will present a talk via Zoom titled “Archaeologists on the Nile in the ‘Golden Age’ of Travel” 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1.

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History contest to bring students to campus

Posted by on February 13, 2020

Nearly 100 middle and high school students will participate in the Region 8 National History Day Competition 9 a.m.-noon Friday, Feb. 21, in the Havener Center. The event is free and all are welcome to attend.

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