Phelps County News

Missouri S&T makes Money’s list of top universities

Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of the nation’s best universities for the money and tops in the state, according to Money’s Best Colleges ranking.
The ranking, released Monday, May 16, places Missouri S&T at No. 41 in the nation out of 623 colleges and universities included in the ranking. S&T also ranked 30th among public universities and is the highest-ranked Missouri university in the list.

S&T opens registration for summer day camps focused on invention, subsurface engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology has officially opened registration for two additional summer day camps. Camp Invention is for students entering grades 2-6; Subsurface Engineering Day Camp is open to students entering grades 8-12.

MRCF community grants presented to two Phelps County nonprofits

            Meramec Regional Community Foundation (MRCF) awarded two Phelps County nonprofits with grants for community projects.

Phelps Health Receives Internship Partnership Award

Emma Kleffner, a health sciences program student at Nichols Career Center in Jefferson City, presented Phelps Health with an internship partnership award. Kleffner was hired as a PCA (patient care assistant) in the Medical Oncology Unit at Phelps Health and received school credit for her time working at Phelps Health.

MRPC board learns of upcoming expansion at Missouri S&T campus

            Dr. Steve Roberts, vice chancellor and strategic initiatives and chief operations officer for the Kummer Institute, discussed the impact Missouri Science and Technology (S&T) has on the region and the future construction projections taking place on campus with the board of the Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) during its board meeting on April 14.