Library now open 24 hours

Beginning today (Monday, Sept. 10), the Curtis Laws Wilson Library is shifting to a 24-hour accessible building. This shift to 24 hours only reflects access to the building itself. The library service hours, the IT Help Desk, and Miner Break Café will all retain their normal business hours. Other things to note:

Watch a livestream of UM System cybersecurity summit

Missouri S&T will host a cybersecurity summit at this week’s University of Missouri Board of Curators meeting, with a livestream of the event planned for remote viewers. The summit will be held 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, and feature speakers from each of the four system campuses. To view the livestream, go to https://zoom.us/j/188132495.

Deadline extended for Renaissance Student Award

The application deadline for S&T’s Renaissance Student Award has been extended to Friday, March 23. The winner will receive $1,000. Get more details online and apply at alp.mst.edu/renaissanceaward.

Today’s Three-Minute Thesis finale cancelled

The final round of the Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT) for graduate students, originally scheduled at 4 p.m. today (Thursday, Oct. 19) has been postponed. A new time and location will be announced once determined.

Bring your questions to State of the University forum

Interim Chancellor Chris Maples will present S&T’s State of the University address at noon Monday, Oct. 2, in Leach Theatre. He will give a brief university update and then open the floor to audience questions. Staff, faculty and students are encouraged to participate.

Learn about climate survey results on Sept. 14

The results of the campus climate survey conducted last fall will be presented to the campus community during an open forum 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, in St. Pat’s A and B of the Havener Center. All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend. The event will be livestreamed at climatesurvey.mst.edu for those unable to attend.

Writing Center opens Jan. 23

Writing consultations will be available beginning Monday, Jan. 23. Consultants can provide feedback and guidance on any document for any class — and it is free. The Writing Center offers:

  • Scheduled consultations, available 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays in the Writing Center, located in Room 113 of the Campus Support Facility
  • Walk-in assistance, 4-7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, in the Residential Commons
  • Walk-in assistance, 1-5 p.m. Sundays in the Writing Center, Room 113 of the Campus Support Facility

Flu shots available at Student Health Complex

Missouri S&T received its first documented case of influenza for the season. There are still a limited number of flu shots available on a walk-in basis at the Student Health Complex. Flu shot prices are discounted at $10.

Yearly flu shots are recommended for individuals age 6 months and older. The student health staff recommends all S&T students get a flu shot for two reasons:

Volunteer for career fair in February

Career opportunities and employer relations (COER) seeks volunteers to staff the Spring Career Fair, scheduled for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, in the Gale Bullman Building. Volunteer shifts are available throughout the day. Volunteers can register online. For more information, please contact COER at 341-4343.

SUB presents ‘Minute to Win It’

Based on the hit TV show, “Minute to Win It,” the Student Union Board (SUB) will bring similar games to S&T 6-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, in the Carver-Turner Room of the Havener Center. Try as many times as you like to see if you can “win it in a minute.” Prizes will be given to participants with the fastest times.