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Apr
19
2018

Clarke wins NSF CAREER grant for advanced steel research

Kester Clarke, assistant professor of metallurgical and materials engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for work to improve the fundamental understanding of advanced high-strength steel, News
Apr
16
2018

Mines Innovation Week to showcase student ingenuity

Colorado School of Mines will showcase the innovative, creative and entrepreneurial spirit of its students during a new weeklong celebration culminating with the university’s hosting of The Wright Awards May 3. Mines Innovation Week kicks off April News
Mar
19
2018

High Grade editors meet with author George Saunders '81

Three editors of Colorado School of Mines' literary and arts journal received some extra-special inspiration at the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Florida: They got to meet with Man Booker Prize-winning author and Mines News
Feb
20
2018

Mines, Lockheed Martin team up for Engineers Week event

    In honor of National Engineers Week, Colorado School of Mines and Lockheed Martin teamed up Feb. 16 for a fun day of activities and industry mentorship to encourage female and minority students underrepresented in the STEM fields to pursue News
Feb
16
2018

Mines welcomes new Blaster mascot at Rock the Lock

To thunderous applause, Colorado School of Mines introduced the newest member of the Oredigger family at Rock the Lock on February 16. Mines students, staff, alumni, fans and friends warmly welcomed the new mascot, Blaster, to campus before the men News
Feb
14
2018

Spring Career Day welcomes a record 248 companies

Colorado School of Mines hosted the largest Spring Career Day in its history Feb. 13, with a record 248 companies present. Hundreds of students entered the Student Recreation Center for the chance to speak to recruiters about opportunities. For some News
Dec
15
2017

Outstanding fall graduates honored at commencement

Colorado School of Mines celebrated its midyear commencement Dec. 15, conferring a total of 239 bachelor’s, 175 master’s and 63 doctoral degrees during undergraduate and graduate ceremonies.   At the undergraduate ceremony, 11 students – each News
Dec
14
2017

Society of Women Engineers hosts midyear continuum

The Colorado School of Mines student section of the Society of Women Engineers celebrated graduating female students at its midyear Continuum on Wednesday, December 13. The Continuum is a biannual event held at the end of the fall and spring News
Oct
20
2017

Students get on-the-ground experience in Guatemala

Landslide risk is a fact of life for hundreds of thousands of Guatemalans residing in settlements on the slopes of steep ravines.  How well the available tools, techniques and programs manage that risk is the subject of a Colorado School of Mines News
Oct
18
2017

Mines alum George Saunders wins Man Booker Prize

George Saunders ‘81 has won one of the most prestigious awards in English literature, the Man Booker Prize, for his first novel, “Lincoln in the Bardo.” Saunders studied geophysics at Colorado School of Mines, working after graduation as a field News

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