Research on Tap is an opportunity for you to explore your curiosity for knowledge and interact with scholars from Missouri S&T’s College of Arts, Sciences, and Education in a casual setting. Researchers from a range of academic disciplines normally present their latest findings to students, faculty, staff, and the community at large in the the loft at Rolla’s Public House Brewing Company, but currently the presentations are virtual due to coronavirus social distancing requirements.

We hope you’ll satisfy your curiosity by joining us for the presentations below.

OCT. 28, 2020

“Missouri S&T Celebrates 150 Years”

A virtual presentation by Dr. Larry Gragg, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor
Emeritus, Department of History and Political Science.

Noon – 12:30 p.m. (CDT) - Join by Zoom (Meeting ID: 973 5248 4283)

SEPT. 16, 2020

“Juggling Life During the Pandemic”

A virtual presentation by Dr. Beth Kania-Gosche, Chair and Professor, Department of

Noon – 12:30 p.m. (CDT) - Join by Zoom (Meeting ID: 912 3054 3481)


APR. 15, 2020

“Linguistic Perceptions at S&T: Language Attitudes Survey Results”
Dr. Sarah Hercula, Assistant Professor, Department of English and Technical Communication

This event is postponed until fall 2020 in accordance with the CDC's coronavirus guidelines
on social distancing.

APR. 1, 2020

“Archaeologists on the Nile in the 'Golden Age' of Travel”
A virtual presentation by Dr. Kathleen Sheppard, Associate Professor, Department of History and
Political Science

Join Zoom Meeting:



FEB. 19, 2020

“CO2 Sequestration from Air —
The Costs and Consequences of Action and of Inaction”
Dr. Rainer Glaser, Professor, Department of Chemistry

OCT. 16, 2019

“Your Brain on Music”
Dr. Amy Belfi, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology

SEPT. 23, 2019

“Unraveling the Universe’s Deepest Mysteries with Gravitational Waves”
Dr. Marco Cavaglia, Professor, Department of Physics

Would you like to
present your work?

For questions, contact Yue-Wern Huang, associate dean for research and external relations in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education and professor of Biological Sciences

Contact: or call 573-341-6346