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Sep
26
2016

Mines honorary doctorate recipient inducted into Nat'l Mining Hall of Fame

Mines honorary doctorate recipient Stanley Dempsey was inducted into the National Mining Hall of Fame at their 29th Annual Induction Banquet, held on September 24 in Las Vegas, NV. Dempsey was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Engineering Degree by News
Sep
26
2016

CS professor to improve mine safety

Colorado School of Mines underground classroom, the Edgar Experimental Mine. Photo: Agata Bugucka While the U.S. continues to look for new energy sources, our reliance on mining for rare minerals grows. Unfortunately, miners often work in dangerous News
Aug
25
2016

Faculty, industry connect on corporate social responsibility

Liberal Arts and International Studies Assistant (LAIS) Professor Jessica Smith and Postdoctoral Scholar Nicole Smith recently hosted a workshop for engineering professors who are integrating corporate social responsibility (CSR) into their courses News
Jul
27
2016

Mines Foundation designates new Board of Governors chair

The Colorado School of Mines Foundation Executive Committee has designated Pat James of Castle Rock as the new chairman of its Board of Governors. James will assume the position on October 6. James, who graduated from Mines as an Engineer of Mines News
Apr
27
2016

Mines, indigenous cultures discuss sustainable energy

Colorado School of Mines Department of Mining Engineering Professor Masami Nakagawa recently brought together two indigenous cultures from the United States and Bolivia to discuss development of natural resources. The Navajo Nation is a sovereign News
Apr
05
2016

Mine Rescue Team places 1st in Technician Contest

The Colorado School of Mines Blue Team placed first in the Technician Contest, one area of the Annual Nevada Underground Mine Rescue Contest in Winnemucca, Nevada, March 16. For the past six years, the Mine Rescue Team has competed in the News
Mar
16
2016

Ten student teams advance in Mining Innovation Challenge

The Mines Mining Innovation Challenge, sponsored by Newmont Mining Corporation, kicked off on January 23 with a full-day workshop. After a full morning of industry experts talking about current practices and the future of the mining industry, teams News
Mar
15
2016

Mines students compete in Schulich International Case Competition

GOLDEN, Colo., March 15, 2016 –A team of four Mines graduate students competed in the final round of the 2016 Schulich International Case Competition at the Schulich School of Business on March 5-6 in Toronto, Canada. The competition was framed Press Release
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
Jan
19
2016

Mines partners with Newmont for Innovation Workshop Jan. 23

GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 19, 2016 – What would you design and build with $2,000? How about $30,000? Colorado School of Mines and Newmont Mining Corporation want to see what products students can develop that will make the mine of the future safer, more Press Release

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