Phelps County News

Envisioning a digital city: Missouri S&T research could lead to “smart” infrastructure

ROLLA, Mo. – Dr. Genda Chen wants to make the city of the future more intelligent – able to build and repair its roads, bridges, electrical grids, power plants and other infrastructure through a network of robotics, sensors and data analytics that diagnose and identify the community’s needs. Researchers at the Center for Intelligent Infrastructure (CII) at Missouri University of Science and Technology are looking to create new infrastructure capabilities on a grand scale to lower construction and maintenance costs and improve worker safety.

Missouri S&T students chosen to speak at commencement

Six graduating students at Missouri University of Science and Technology were chosen to speak during commencement ceremonies at Missouri S&T on Saturday, Dec. 14. Three students will speak at each of the two ceremonies.

S&T ‘Escape Room’ provides a welcome diversion during finals

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s career opportunities and employer relations (COER) department has constructed an “Escape Room” to help students unwind during the run-up to finals week at the university.

Phelps Health’s Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive benefits more than 200 families

Phelps Health teamed up with GRACE (Greater Rolla Area Charitable Enterprise) and Good Samaritan of the Ozarks this fall to provide Thanksgiving meals to more than 200 families in need during the “Basket of Thanksgiving” food drive.