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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
Mar
18
2019

Reversible protonic ceramic fuel cells able to store energy

Researchers at Colorado School of Mines have shown that protonic ceramic fuel cells can be used reversibly, both to efficiently generate electricity and to store that power in the form of chemical fuel at times of lower demand.  The breakthrough News
Mar
05
2019

Grad student named Knight-Hennessy Scholar

A Colorado School of Mines master’s student is among the second cohort of the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program, which provides full funding for graduate studies at Stanford University. Manju Pharkavi Murugesu plans to pursue a PhD in energy News
Feb
20
2019

Battalora named faculty rep to Mines Board of Trustees

Linda Ann Battalora has been selected as faculty representative to the Colorado School of Mines Board of Trustees. Battalora, teaching professor of petroleum engineering and a Mines alumna, will serve a two-year term through the end of December News
Feb
12
2019

3D experiments shed new light on shape memory alloys

Shape memory alloys are well known for their remarkable properties —superelasticity, shape memory and actuation allow them to be crumpled up and then spring back to a "remembered" original shape. But the advanced material remains drastically News
Jan
22
2019

Mines alumnus is new manager of Edgar Experimental Mine

The new manager of the Edgar Experimental Mine knows the unique educational and research facility perched above Idaho Springs well. A Mines alumnus, Lee Fronapfel ‘96 spent a lot of time up at Edgar, both as part of his coursework en route to a News
Jan
18
2019

$100K in bonus funding up for grabs at #idigmines Giving Day

Which of Mines’ 29 campus departments or programs will get the biggest share of the #idigmines Giving Day bonus funding and other matching incentives, all totaling more than $100,000? Mark your calendar: #idigmines Giving Day is back on Feb. 7. News
Jan
10
2019

Senior Scholar Athlete Award winners in league of their own

In their last official duty as student-athletes, Brody Oliver and Jennifer Kendall stood on either side of the commencement podium and launched into the Mines fight song: I wish I had a barrel of rum and sugar three hundred pounds,The college bell News

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