John McManus

Faculty members honored with awards

Posted by on December 6, 2019

Congratulations to 33 S&T faculty members who are being honored with faculty campus awards in 2019 for excellence and achievement in teaching, research and service. An additional 37 faculty members are being recognized with Outstanding Teaching Awards, based on their end-of-course evaluations.

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Professor’s book makes top 25 list

Posted by on December 3, 2019

What do Margaret Atwood, Stephen King and Dr. John McManus have in common?

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New Miner master mentors announced

Posted by on October 10, 2019

Faculty members are invited to take advantage of a free and confidential mentoring program that assists with various issues faculty face,

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McManus publishes book on Army’s WWII role in Pacific

Posted by on August 6, 2019

Dr. John C. McManus, a military historian whose most recent books have dealt with the U.S. Army’s experience during World War II in Europe, now sets his sights on the Army’s role in the Pacific theater of World War II in a new book, the first of a two-volume history of the struggle.

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In the news: McManus book, tropical storm, ‘dude,’ Bionic Bowel, pool cleanliness

Posted by on August 6, 2019

Dr. John McManus’ latest book is the subject of a book review by Harry Levins in the July 30 issue of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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In the news: Alligator gar, D-Day anniversary, graduation traditions, queer marriage in science

Posted by on July 2, 2019

  • St. Louis Public Radio’s Eli Chen interviewed Dr. Daivd Duvernell about Missouri’s efforts to raise the state’s population of alligator gar.
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    In the news: BYU Radio, C-Span, Scientific American, Spotify, St. Louis Public Radio

    Posted by on June 4, 2019

    • Why is folklore important in understanding the past and preparing for the future? Dr. Simon Bronner, author of Folklore: The Basics and Maxwell C. Weiner Distinguished Professor of Humanities S&T,
      talks with BYU Radio host Marcus Smith in an interview on May 8.
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    John McManus lectures twice this week on Eisenhower’s WWII leadership

    Posted by on February 25, 2019

    Dr. John McManus, S&T’s Curators’ Distinguished Professor of history, presents a lecture, “Echoes of Grant,” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 at the Kansas City Public Library’s Central Library location at
    14 West 10th St. in Kansas City, MO.

    McManus examines the parallels between Ulysses S. Grant and Dwight D. Eisenhower, delving in particular into Eisenhower’s World War II military campaigns. The presentation, in partnership with the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum and Boyhood Home, continues a series coinciding with the exhibit Eisenhower’s Middle Road at the Central Library. More details at:

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