Phelps County News

Missouri S&T to host fourth TEDx talk April 22

Students, community members and business professionals will come together in April to share their ideas and life experiences during Missouri University of Science and Technology’s fourth TEDx event.

Radiological Tech Program is transitioning to ECC

    East Central College is poised to take over sponsorship of the radiological technology training program from the Rolla School District.

Missouri suspends Johnson and Johnson vaccine use

    On Tuesday, April 13, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) rescinded the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine order due to health concerns. The Phelps-Maries County Health Department shared a statement by Dr. Randall Williams, who stated the Johnson and Johnson vaccine will be suspended.

Missouri S&T plans return to in-person classes in fall 2021 and will extend test-optional policy

    Missouri University of Science and Technology plans to return to in-person classes beginning with the fall 2021 semester and will extend a test-optional policy for fall 2022 applicants.

S&T to host virtual summer camps, need-based scholarships available

    Missouri University of Science and Technology will host eight summer camps in virtual settings for 2021, due to continuing COVID-19 safety precautions.
    The summer camps will be held June through August and will include a combination of online interaction with hands-on activities the campers will do from their homes. At this time, no in-person, on-campus summer camps are scheduled.