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Sep
26
2016

“Ignite the Night” at Mines’ Homecoming on Oct. 5-8

Homecoming is an annual event that Mines students and alumni look forward to each year. This year’s festivities will be held on Oct. 5–8 and will feature new and traditional events for Orediggers to come together and show off their Mines pride. “Our News
Aug
26
2016

Physics groups offering bricks from demolished Meyer Hall

Two student physics organizations are offering bricks salvaged from Meyer Hall, the longtime home of the Physics Department, as a reward for helping members attend the largest gathering of undergraduate physics students in the world.  David Schmidt News
Aug
22
2016

Mines to host energy policy event Sept. 8

In a state with an energy economy as purple as its politics, it can be hard to decide where to stand. The Payne Institute for Earth Resources at Colorado School of Mines has teamed up with Inside Energy to host Spark! Unpacking the Politics of News
Aug
15
2016

Incoming students hike Mt. Zion for M Climb Aug. 19

On Friday, Aug. 19, incoming Mines students will hike up Mt. Zion with a 10-pound rock from their hometown to add to the M. As is tradition, they will coat their rock with fresh whitewash at the mountainside monument. President Paul Johnson and News
Aug
11
2016

Petroleum engineering dept. pilots summer externships

In an effort to combat the effects of the current industry downturn on student work experience, the Department of Petroleum Engineering is taking on a new initiative this summer, offering externships to rising juniors and seniors. The externships News
Aug
10
2016

Students start building tiny house for living, learning lab

Rain didn’t stop more than 30 students, faculty, staff and members of the Mines community from starting construction on a 200-square-foot tiny house Aug. 6. The Mines Solar Decathlon Team is building the house to give undergraduates a living and News
Jun
07
2016

Mines team advances to compete in IBA competition

On April 2, Mines won the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Rocky Mountain section Imperial Barrel Award (IBA) competition. IBA is a prospective basin evaluation competition for geoscience graduate students from universities around News
Apr
15
2016

Mines SPE Chapter hosts Joint Session with SPE Denver

GOLDEN, Colo., April 15, 2016 –On April 6, 2016, the Colorado School of Mines Society of Petroleum Engineers Chapter (SPE) Student Chapter hosted a Joint Session with SPE Denver Section in Friedhoff Hall. This annual event provides a great Press Release
Apr
12
2016

Mines SPE Chapter to host Clay Shoot Fundraiser April 22

GOLDEN, Colo., April 12, 2016 –The Colorado School of Mines Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Student Chapter is hosting its Clay Shoot Fundraiser on April 22 at Kiowa Creek Sporting Club (46700 E County Rd 30, Bennett, CO). The event kicks off Press Release
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

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