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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
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
Jun
19
2019

Groundwater pumping has reduced U.S. stream flows

Groundwater pumping in the last century has contributed as much as 50 percent to stream flow declines in some U.S. rivers, according to new research by hydrologists at Colorado School of Mines and the University of Arizona.  Streams, lakes and News
Apr
04
2019

Imperial Barrel Award team qualifies for international finals

A team of graduate students from Colorado School of Mines took first place in the Rocky Mountain section of the Imperial Barrel Award Program, earning a spot in the world finals this May. More than 250 teams from 50 countries around the world News
Feb
11
2019

Mineral collection worth $3.2M donated to Geology Museum

  A show-stopping collection of minerals valued at $3.2 million has been donated to the Mines Geology Museum.   The 27 specimens — remarkable for their pristine condition, color and crystal form — come from the personal collection of Eric Long, an News
Feb
05
2019

Mines leading effort to develop continental water model for all

  Hydrologists and computer scientists at 7 U.S. institutions led by Colorado School of Mines are teaming up to increase access to state-of-the-science water modeling tools.   Understanding the movement and availability of water locally and across News
Jan
24
2019

Structural modeling, restoration software donated to Mines

Colorado School of Mines geology students and faculty now have access to advanced software for structural modeling and restoration, thanks to an educational license gift from Petroleum Experts Ltd. valued at $2.18 million. Petroleum Experts’ MOVE News
Oct
19
2018

New research center to focus on subsurface resource models

  Colorado School of Mines and Virginia Tech have been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation to set up a new research center focusing on advanced subsurface earth resource modeling.   Mines is the lead institute in the new Center for News
Aug
24
2018

Food-energy-water nexus focus of NSF-NSF China project

A Colorado School of Mines professor is leading an international research effort to strengthen understanding of the tradeoffs between food, energy and water in agricultural basins. Reed Maxwell, Rowlinson Professor of Hydrology and director of the News

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