One of the greatest cellists of our time, Yo-Yo Ma, will present the 2017 Remmers Special Artist Concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 4, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall. A child prodigy who began performing at the age of 4, Ma has received 17 Grammy Awards, as well as the National Medal of the Arts and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. A limited number of tickets are available. Contact Leach Theatre for information. Read more about the Remmers Special Artist/Lecturer Series.
Make plans to meet in the Mile High City for our 2017 OGS Weekend on Oct. 5-7. See the sights of Denver on Friday (we’ll have a selection of activities) and spend Saturday at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon, where homes built by top student design teams (including S&T’s Solar House Team) will be on display. Saturday night we’ll welcome new OGS members at our 40th anniversary gala. Watch for more information. Learn about Missouri S&T’s Solar Decathlon entry, SILO (Smart Innovative Living Oasis) Home.
For nearly four decades, the Remmers Special Artist/Lecturer Series has brought the world to Rolla: the world of politics and diplomacy through the eyes of prime ministers and presidents; the world of current events through the insights of journalists and pundits; and the world of music through the talent of virtuosos and prodigies.