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Jul
20
2016

Winery dream realized for world-traveling alumni

When John Mathewson ‘53 retired from oil and gas exploration at the age of 60, he and his wife, Joan, moved to the western slope of Colorado, bought a winery and started a new phase in their lives. After spending 26 years as expatriates in places News
Jul
13
2016

Mines grad to share nuclear expertise with Congress

The American Nuclear Society has selected a Colorado School of Mines graduate as its Glenn T. Seaborg Congressional Science and Engineering Fellow for 2017. Levi Patterson earned a BS in Engineering Physics and an MS in Nuclear Engineering from News
Jun
27
2016

Catherine Skokan named ASEE Fellow

  Emerita Associate Professor Cathy Skokan has been named a fellow of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) at the society’s annual conference this week in New Orleans.  Founded in 1893, ASEE is a nonprofit organization of News
Mar
30
2016

Mines celebrated ROTC 100th anniversary April 1

This year marked the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Army ROTC programs in the nation. Colorado School of Mines was designated the ROTC Company for the Battalion (13 Metro Area Schools) to host the celebration, which occurred in Press Release
Mar
14
2016

Trip to Emerald Isle brings Mines alumni, students together

GOLDEN, Colo., March 14, 2016 –In 2014, the Mines Marching Band competed for a highly coveted place in the Dublin, Ireland St. Patrick's Day Parade. Their performance landed them a formal invitation from the mayor of Dublin to perform in the 2016 Press Release
Mar
10
2016

Mines alumna receives PECASE Award

On February 18, 2016, President Barack Obama named Melissa Teague, who earned her PhD in Materials Science from Mines in 2013, as one of 105 recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. “These early-career News
Feb
09
2016

More industries represented during spring Career Day

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 9, 2016 –More than 2,200 students, graduate students and alumni met with more than 190 companies during Career Day Feb. 9. This event was the fourth largest spring collegiate career fair in Mines’ history. Attendees met with Press Release
Nov
06
2015

From Stratton Hall to Starzer Welcome Center

Colorado School of Mines recently celebrated the grand opening of the Starzer Welcome Center at the corner of 19th and Illinois streets, named for Michael R. and Patricia (Patty) K. Starzer ’83, who gave a $4 million gift for construction of the News
Oct
01
2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks “Astronomy Bizarre” to sold-out Mines crowd

On Sept. 30, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson visited the Colorado School of Mines campus to speak to a sold-out crowd of students, alums, faculty, staff and community members in Lockridge Arena. “This has got to be the geekiest audience I've ever News
Sep
25
2015

Mines receives NASA grants to harvest water from asteroids

Two Mines researchers have been awarded NASA grants to work on an “out-of-this-world” extraction technique called optical mining. Mechanical Engineering Assistant Research Professor Christopher Dreyer and Director of the Center for Space Resources News

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