150th Anniversary Time Capsule

As part of the 150th anniversary, S&T will be creating a time capsule to be sealed in fall 2021 with instructions to be opened during S&T’s bicentennial in 2071.

Item Suggestions

The S&T community is invited to be a part of the university’s history by contributing items or submitting suggestions for items to be included in the time capsule.

What do you think should be placed in the time capsule?

What do people of 2071 need to know about life at S&T today?

Submit your suggestion and check back throughout the year to see the final list.

Some Ideas We’ve Received

  • A copy of Forged in Gold: Missouri’s First 150 Years
  • A carved, mini 150th anniversary cudgel (selected by the St. Pat’s board)
  • A memento from the City of Rolla to signify the excellent relationship between the city and university
  • Items pertaining to S&T’s response to COVID-19, such as student printed 3D face masks/shields, S&T face covering and literature pertaining to the response
  • 2020 or 2021 St. Pat’s sweatshirt
  • A brick from the recently removed campus chimneys
  • Commemorative 150th anniversary coin
  • "Celebrating 150 Years" edition of the Missouri S&T Alumni Magazine
The Missouri S&T 150th Anniversay Time Capsule. A steel box standing vertically.

At 33x23-inch, the stainless steel capsule will be placed on campus at a location to be determined to mark the close of the 150th celebration.

Time Capsule Item Suggestions

What do you think should be placed in the time capsule?

What do people of 2071 need to know about life at S&T today?

Submit your suggestion and check back throughout the year to see the final list.

Suggestions We’ve Received

  • A copy of Forged in Gold: Missouri’s First 150 Years
  • A carved, mini 150th anniversary cudgel (selected by the St. Pat’s board)
  • A memento from the City of Rolla to signify the excellent relationship between the city and university
  • Items pertaining to S&T’s response to COVID-19, such as student printed 3D face masks/shields, S&T face covering and literature pertaining to the response
  • 2020 or 2021 St. Pat’s sweatshirt