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Mar
21
2013

Mines students, alumni, do good work in Brazilian slums

A group of current and former Mines students traveled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, over spring break to work on home construction and in the schools of area favelas (slums).  “Our main project was to build relationships within Complexo do Alemao,” News
Jan
18
2013

NPR's Deborah Amos visits Mines

  National Public Radio (NPR) Foreign Correspondent Deborah Amos shared experiences and insights from covering the Arab Spring in a special lecture of the Hennebach Program in the Humanities at Colorado School of Mines, Jan. 17, 2013. Amos’ News
Aug
30
2012

College dean focuses on sustainable infrastructure

When Kevin Moore was a young associate professor at Idaho State University, he used to wear a tie to off-campus research team meetings. One day a colleague asked, “Kevin, why do you always wear a tie to these meetings?” Someone joked, “That’s News
Apr
27
2012

Mines Engineers Without Borders visits Nicaragua

Student clubs are all about building bridges. But in the case of the Mines chapter of Engineers Without Borders, students are literally building bridges. Four members of the Mines chapter made a preliminary foray to the Jinotepe region of Nicaragua News

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