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Aug
20
2019

Wendy Bohrson joins Mines as Geology Department head

Wendy Bohrson has been named the head of the Geology and Geological Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines. She joins Mines from Central Washington University, where she spent the past 20 years as a professor in the Department of News
Aug
20
2019

Mines ranked in top 25 among U.S. public universities

Colorado School of Mines was ranked 23rd among public colleges in the United States and 20th in the West in the 2019 list of America’s top universities by Forbes. The Forbes rankings are based on alumni salary, student satisfaction, student debt, on News
Aug
19
2019

CBS4 Denver joins incoming students on M Climb

The incoming class of Mines students kicked off the new academic year Aug. 16 with the annual M Climb, and CBS4 Denver was there to capture the three-mile hike up Mount Zion. Watch the full segment below: Mines in the News
Aug
19
2019

Fleckenstein talks tech at oil and gas conference

Will Fleckenstein, director of strategic relationships and enterprises for earth resource and environmental programs at Colorado School of Mines, was a featured speaker at the recent EnerCom Oil and Gas Conference in Denver. Fleckenstein’s talk was News
Aug
19
2019

Mines welcomes students, new provost for start of fall classes

It’s the first day of classes at Colorado School of Mines not just for students but also for new Provost Rick Holz.  In college, on the first day of school, there’s probably no one taking a cute photo of you with your backpack on, standing on the News
Aug
16
2019

Gysi wins NSF CAREER Award for rare earth elements work

Alexander Gysi, assistant professor of lithogeochemistry in the Department of Geology and Geological Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER Award to further his work on rare earth elements News
Aug
15
2019

Maxwell elected American Geophysical Union Fellow

Reed Maxwell, Rowlinson Professor of Hydrology at Colorado School of Mines, has been elected as a fellow of the American Geophysical Union. An honor given to no more than 0.1 percent of AGU’s total global membership every year, AGU Fellowship News
Aug
14
2019

SWiM wins AWM professional development award

The Society for Women in Mathematics at Mines – better known as SWiM – has been honored for its professional development work by the Association of Women in Mathematics. SWiM, the Mines student chapter of AWM, is the 2019 recipient of the News
Aug
13
2019

Incoming students to kick off academic year with M Climb

The Colorado School of Mines “M” is visible far beyond Golden in the Denver metro area, but did you know there are 1,653 LED light bulbs illuminating the mountainside emblem? And that it takes five 55-gallon drums of whitewash to freshen it up every News
Aug
08
2019

Applying machine learning to geothermal exploration

Sebnem Duzgun, professor and Fred Banfield Distinguished Endowed Chair of Mining Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to apply new machine learning techniques to geothermal exploration News

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