missouri univeristy of science and technology http://kbia.org en Missouri University S&T facing Title IX inquiries http://kbia.org/post/missouri-university-st-facing-title-ix-inquiries <p>The Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla is among a dozen campuses added to the growing list of schools being investigated by the federal government for their handling of sex abuse complaints. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:48:02 +0000 Associated Press 55546 at http://kbia.org Missouri University S&T facing Title IX inquiries Mo. S&T prepares for 105th St. Pat's celebration http://kbia.org/post/mo-st-prepares-105th-st-pats-celebration <p>The Missouri University of Science and Technology is continuing a tradition that began in 1908 when a group of Rolla students declared that St. Patrick was the patron saint of engineers.</p><p>The St. Patrick's celebration has grown to include more than a week's worth of events. The first is from March 4 through March 7 when students will club plastic snakes with large decorative sticks called shillelaghs. On March 13, a Missouri S&amp;T student portraying St. Pat will arrive in downtown Rolla with his court aboard the traditional manure spreader.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 15:56:18 +0000 Associated Press 29820 at http://kbia.org Rethinking ants: New Rolla research creates model to predict colony growth and survival http://kbia.org/post/rethinking-ants-new-rolla-research-creates-model-predict-colony-growth-and-survival <p>New research out of Rolla finds that larger ant colonies have an edge over smaller ones.</p><p> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 15:14:24 +0000 Associated Press 26703 at http://kbia.org Rethinking ants: New Rolla research creates model to predict colony growth and survival