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Jul
15
2019

Mines, Colorado Classic celebrate trailblazing women

 The Women Engineering Change and Blazing Their Own Trails panel on July 26 will feature Tricia Downing, Erica Clevenger and Lauren Revis. The Colorado Classic, a four-stage women’s pro road cycling race, and Colorado School of Mines, are joining News
Jul
01
2019

Jemison named Homecoming Distinguished Lecturer

Mae C. Jemison, the first woman of color in space, will be the Colorado School of Mines 2019 Homecoming Distinguished Lecturer on Thursday, October 17.  Jemison blasted into orbit aboard the space shuttle Endeavour, September 12, 1992. Now, founder News
Jun
18
2019

VIDEO: Ramona Graves reflects on her Mines career, retirement

Ramona Graves PhD '82 reflects on a 40-year career in petroleum engineering and at Mines. Dr. Graves, vice provost for external initiatives and dean of earth resources and environmental programs, was awarded emeritus status in 2019.   News
Jun
03
2019

Junior high girls exploring the world of STEM at free GE camp

Approximately 50 Denver-area junior high school girls began a free, week-long camp about science, technology, engineering and math today, participating in the second-ever iteration of the GE Girls program at Colorado School of Mines. GE Girls Camp News
May
30
2019

Pipeline sensors win The Wright Innovation Challenge

 A “wearable” sensor array that could detect oil pipeline failures before they happen was the winner of The Wright Outdoor Innovation Competition.   The Mines students behind Cipher Skin Orange received the first prize of $5,000 for their prototype News
May
17
2019

VIDEO: Spring 2019 Commencement Highlights

Congratulations to the Colorado School of Mines graduating class of 2019. This video highlights parts of the undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies that took place on May 9 & 10 in Lockridge Arena.    Want to hear more from our News
Apr
23
2019

Bruce Grewcock named Spring 2019 commencement speaker

Bruce Grewcock, chairman and CEO of Peter Kiewit Sons' Inc. and a graduate of Colorado School of Mines, will give the keynote address at his alma mater's Spring 2019 Undergraduate Commencement ceremony on Friday, May 10. A Fortune 500 company and News
Apr
11
2019

10 from Mines awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Four current Mines students and six recent graduates are among the 2019 winners of the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.   The program, which started in 1952 shortly after Congress established NSF, is the oldest News
Apr
09
2019

Petroleum Engineering faculty win 3 regional SPE awards

  The Petroleum Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines won three of the nine technical awards given out this year by the Rocky Mountain Region of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). Linda Battalora, teaching professor of petroleum News
Mar
20
2019

Celebration of Oredigger great Marv Kay to kick off E-Days

**UPDATE 4/10/19: Marv Kay Day location change – The Mines community will now be celebrating in the recreation gymnasium in the Student Recreation Center.** The generosity, leadership and influence of Marv Kay ’63 is felt far and wide by the Mines News

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