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Apr
11
2018

Mines hosts hands-on science experience for high schoolers

Take a slice of the Earth’s surface and it might look a little like the tabletop sand tanks that a group of local high school students experimented with during a visit to Colorado School of Mines.  Clean, clear water flowed through the model, the News
Feb
14
2018

Landis to speak on diversity in STEM at AAAS Annual Meeting

Amy Landis, presidential faculty fellow for access, attainment and diversity at Colorado School of Mines, has been invited to speak about diversity in STEM at the 2018 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting Feb. 15-19 in News
Jan
08
2018

Tutoring program aims to grow future scientists, engineers

When Kate Smits was an engineering student at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, she struggled to find a mentor. She had great professors and a great experience overall. But she never found that mentor, that female engineer she could News
Jan
04
2018

Student-designed solar system park gets funding commitment

A solar system learning park designed by a group of Mines students could soon come to life in Denver’s Northeast Park Hill neighborhood.   The students of Team Naztek designed the scaled solar system – with an interactive sundial representing the News
Sep
18
2017

Camp receives Million Women Mentors' STEM award

During this year’s Women in Technology Conference, the Colorado Technology Association presented the very first Million Women Mentors’ (MWM) Stand Up For STEM Colorado Award to Tracy Camp, head of the Department of Computer Science at Mines. Camp News
Sep
13
2017

Arthur Lakes Library featured as an ALMA institution

The Arthur Lakes Library at Colorado School of Mines was featured by Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, as one of the more than 1,000 institutions worldwide using Alma, a unified resource management system. Ex Libris is a world leader in the provision News
Aug
24
2017

Mines expands partnership with Hexagon Mining

Colorado School of Mines has renewed and expanded its partnership with Hexagon Mining, which will enhance research collaborations and training opportunities on campus. Mines President Paul Johnson signed a memorandum of understanding with Hexagon News
Aug
11
2017

Mines to host first Engineering Learning Conference

Colorado School of Mines is continuing its push to innovate STEM education at all levels with its first-ever Engineering Learning Conference Aug. 16-17. Hosted by Mines’ Trefny Innovative Instruction Center, more than 100 regional educators and News
Aug
01
2017

WE²NG Research Experience for Teachers wraps up 2nd year

Thirteen K-12 teachers from across Jefferson County recently completed six weeks of active learning at Colorado School of Mines, absorbing current research in the water-energy nexus in order to educate their students about these critical issues. The News
Jul
17
2017

300 K-12 computer science educators come to Mines

More than 300 K-12 educators are at Colorado School of Mines this week as part of an effort to get computer science curriculum into more classrooms nationwide. CSPd Week, the only cross-curricular computer science professional development event of News

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