Phelps County News

New Kummer Vanguard Scholarships for STEM students announced by S&T

    High school seniors interested in pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) programs next fall now have a new scholarship program to support their efforts.

Why I wear a mask: Phelps Health doctors, employees share reasons

    Properly wearing a mask is one way you can help protect yourself and others from the spread of illnesses, such as COVID-19.
    COVID-19 spreads mainly from person to person through respiratory droplets, and masks are a simple barrier to help prevent your respiratory droplets from spreading to other people. Masks provide you and those around you with protection.

Missouri S&T student tutors help the community from home

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s brand-new student tutoring program began this fall and, despite the pandemic, connected Missouri S&T students earning their teaching certifications with elementary and high school students in the local community.

Indian students share experience in quarantine at U.S. university

As Missouri University of Science and Technology prepares for the start of its spring semester on Jan. 19. 2021, university staff members make plans to ease the transition for international students starting school during the pandemic.

S&T student wins $100,000 scholarship on Dude Perfect YouTube channel

Thomas “Trey” Breshears III, a sophomore in electrical and computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, recently won a $100,000 scholarship while appearing on the YouTube channel “Dude Perfect.”