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Dr. Richard W. Wlezien, Vice Provost and Dean of Engineering and Computing

Dear Colleague:

As I eagerly look forward to the new academic year (my first) here in Rolla, allow me to share some recent campus accomplishments, from a pair of new department chairs joining the college to our exciting plans for a new Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory for civil infrastructure research.


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Richard Wlezien
Rich Wlezien
Vice Provost and Dean
College of Engineering and Computing

Missouri University of Science and Technology
News and Events
Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory

New lab to advance infrastructure efforts

Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory will be home to latest civil infrastructure research. 


Read more about the Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory »

Dr. George Markowsky

Cybersecurity expert named computer science chair

George Markowsky comes to Rolla after long career at the University of Maine.


Read more about Dr. Markowsky »

Dr. David Borrok

Geochemist named department chair

David Borrok was inaugural director of the School of Geosciences at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He joins S&T as chair of geosciences and geological and petroleum engineering.


Read more about Dr. Borrok »

S&T at the Kansas City Maker Faire

Making a mark at Maker Faire

Some 17,000 makers from throughout the Midwest attended Maker Faire Kansas City last month. Missouri S&T helped sponsor the event, which featured an appearance by S&T's Mars Rover Design Team, fresh from a first-place showing at an international design competition.


Watch a time-lapse video of S&T at the Kansas City Maker Faire »

GenCyber program

Cybersecurity lessons for K-12 teachers

Missouri S&T's GenCyber program, sponsored by NSF and NSA, trains teachers while cultivating a future cyber workforce.


Learn more about the program »

From Twitter

College of Engineering and Computing @SandTCEC

Patents pile up for @MissouriSandT #ceramicengineering professor Fatih Dogan: #materialsscience #capacitor


Joel G Burken @JGB_Burken

Amazing work at S&T! Our M-SAT (Missouri S&T Satellite Team) gives Missouri S&T mini-mascot Joe Miner a miles-high view of Rolla!


John Patrick Hogan @rockwhisperer

The secrets of quartz are being told using Cathodoluminescence! @BowdoinCollege @MissouriSandT #ThinSectionThursday


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