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May
17
2018

Nelson to receive UCA of SME Outstanding Educator Award

Priscilla Nelson, professor and head of the Mining Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines, is the winner of the 2018 Outstanding Educator Award from the Underground Construction Association of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & News
May
08
2018

Mine sensor network wins Newmont Innovation Challenge

  An integrated sensor network designed for active real-time monitoring of mine structures and accurate location of personnel and equipment won the top prize at the 2018 HackMines Newmont Innovation Challenge.   Point Mine Innovations won a $2,500 News
Apr
23
2018

HackMines culminates with final pitches, awards, reception

After weeks of hard work, the finalists in the 2018 HackMines Newmont Innovation Challenge are ready to showcase their ideas. Mines students, faculty, alumni and community members are invited to watch from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, April 26 at Lockridge News
Apr
18
2018

Mines students fare well at International Mining Games

A co-ed student team from Colorado School of Mines placed second in surveying and third in gold panning at the 40th International Mining Games in England. Nine co-ed teams from mining schools from around the world competed in a total of seven events News
Apr
03
2018

Holley wins NSF CAREER grant to study U.S. gold deposits

Nearly 80 percent of all gold produced in the U.S. comes from Carlin-type deposits in northern Nevada, but scientists still don’t agree on how they came to be. Elizabeth Holley, assistant professor of mining engineering at Colorado School of Mines, News
Mar
21
2018

Mines students to compete in International Mining Games

Six Colorado School of Mines students will head to England over spring break to compete in the 40th International Mining Games.  The Camborne School of Mines is hosting the games at the King Edward Mine, welcoming teams from 40 mining schools from News
Mar
09
2018

Mines team wins mining and sustainability case competition

  A team of graduate students from Colorado School of Mines took first place in an international case competition focused on mining and sustainability.   The team of Phillip Ruban, Alex Campbell, Emilio Castillo and Marko Visnjic beat out six other News
Feb
14
2018

Mining Engineering to launch professional master's degree

The Mining Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines has received approval from the Board of Trustees to launch an innovative new graduate degree program. The Professional Masters in Mining Engineering and Management is an advanced degree News
Jan
30
2018

Space resources program approved for fall 2018 launch

  A first-of-its-kind graduate program in space resources will officially lift off at Colorado School of Mines this fall.   Post-baccalaureate certificates, master’s degrees and doctoral degrees will be offered through the unique interdisciplinary News
Jan
23
2018

Innovation reigns supreme at 2018 Newmont Challenge

The 2018 HackMines Newmont Innovation Challenge will take place Feb. 3, with student teams collaborating to solve problems centered around two themes: finding mineral deposits that have thus far eluded mankind and the role of digital transformation News

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