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2017 Fall Commencement – Video download available for purchase

Posted by on December 15, 2017

Congratulations to all of our Fall 2017 graduates! Click here to purchase and download a video of the event. Commencement for Fall 2017 begins on Saturday, December 16 at 10:00 a.m. The location is the Gale Bullman Multi-Purpose Building. Tickets are not required but guests may wish to arrive early for seating.   

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Good Luck on Final Exams!

Posted by on December 12, 2017

Final exams are here. Take a deep breath, grab another coffee, and do your best. Missouri S&T believes in you!   Just as a short reminder, here are some campus resources: Counseling, Disabilty Support and Student Wellness Disability Support Services LEAD Tutoring Math Help Room Curtis Laws Wilson Library Writing Center

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Using Lecture Capture or Clickers for Spring 2018?

Posted by on December 4, 2017

Do you plan to use lecture capture during SPRING 2018? If so, then Educational Technology will need to gather some basic information from you so that we may prepare any room(s) in which you will be teaching with the appropriate technology. http://mst.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6LMRNHB1fYjY5et (Please fill out the survey by Friday, December 29) This survey will ask […]

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Rally Up With Extended Library Hours For The End of The Semester!

Posted by on November 27, 2017

The month of December looms large; it’s nearly here, and with it comes the end of the Fall semester. Winter is coming, and final grades are inevitable. That doesn’t mean you’re out of options, however! The Curtis Laws Wilson Library is going to be open from 7:30—Midnight every Monday thru Friday until December 5th, and […]

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Which Technologies Are You Thankful For?

Posted by on November 17, 2017

As the students and faculty of Missouri S&T prepare to break for the Thanksgiving holiday, it seems like a good time to look back at how some key pieces of computer technology have changed the educational experience at American universities like our own Missouri S&T. The biggest, most recent, and most obvious game-changer that’s small […]

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Active Learning Videos Now Playing!

Posted by on November 10, 2017

October 23rd, 2017, marked the start of Active Learning Week, a nationwide effort to incorporate more active learning activities into the classroom. Active learning is defined as students engaging in activities such as reading, writing, discussion, or problem solving that promotes analysis, synthesis, and evaluation of class content. Simply put, it’s having students do something that […]

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This Week is National Distance Learning Week!

Posted by on November 6, 2017

Break out the party supplies, because November 6-10 is when we celebrate all of our distance, online, digital, hybrid, and asynchronous learning environments. As the field of distance education grows, Missouri S&T’s programs grow in pace to meet the demand. Did you know that S&T now offers 17 different distance graduate degree programs and over […]

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Students—You can import your Canvas calendar to your Google calendar.

Posted by on October 30, 2017

With just a little bit of setup, you can view items and deadlines from your Canvas calendar within your Google calendar. This is made possible via S&T’s use of Google Apps for Education and Canvas, which are compatible. To subscribe Google to your Canvas calendar feed, you simply have to copy the Canvas calendar feed URL into the […]

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Time to start your thesis? Time to sign up for iThenticate!

Posted by on September 25, 2017

The semester is almost halfway over, and if you’re a graduate student writing a thesis or dissertation, it’s time for you to sign up to iThenticate. iThenticate is a web-based service that analyzes your writing for similarity to other published sources. iThenticate can help you check the accuracy of your citations and quotations, avoid unintentional […]

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Weekly Canvas Stats Digest: 21Aug—28Aug, Week 1

Posted by on August 28, 2017

Users – The first semester of the year started out strong with a steady uptick in Canvas usage actually beginning on Sunday, August 20 when cumulative student usage peaked at 2899 users. By Monday, that number had climbed to 5400 users. Wednesday saw the highest number of users at 7100. Participation then saw a steady […]

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