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Mar
19
2018

High Grade editors meet with author George Saunders '81

Three editors of Colorado School of Mines' literary and arts journal received some extra-special inspiration at the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Florida: They got to meet with Man Booker Prize-winning author and Mines News
Mar
01
2018

Two Mines students rank in Top 500 on Putnam math exam

Colorado School of Mines had its best team placement and individual placement in school history on the 2017 William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, the preeminent undergraduate mathematics competition in the United States and Canada. Sam News
Feb
27
2018

Two Mines students published in statewide poetry anthology

Two Colorado School of Mines undergraduate students can add a new line to their resumes: Poet published in a statewide anthology.  Olivia Cordova, a senior in electrical engineering, and Coleman Hoyt, a senior in computer science, were among the 80 News
Feb
26
2018

Mines sends team to ethics in engineering case competition

A pair of Colorado School of Mines students traveled to Texas this month to participate in the first-ever Lockheed Martin Ethics in Engineering Case Competition. Parker Bolstad, a junior in environmental engineering, and Amara Hazlewood, a junior News
Feb
16
2018

Mines welcomes new Blaster mascot at Rock the Lock

To thunderous applause, Colorado School of Mines introduced the newest member of the Oredigger family at Rock the Lock on February 16. Mines students, staff, alumni, fans and friends warmly welcomed the new mascot, Blaster, to campus before the men News
Feb
09
2018

Mines Hyperloop team secures repeat trip to SpaceX finals

DiggerLoop is headed back to SpaceX.  The Colorado School of Mines student team was one of just 20 worldwide chosen this month to advance to the finals of the main 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, set to be held this summer at SpaceX News
Feb
07
2018

Graduate student contributes to UN ECOSOC Youth Forum

A Colorado School of Mines graduate student was among the young leaders from around the world who gathered at United Nations headquarters in New York last month to discuss the role of youth in building sustainable and resilient urban and rural News
Jan
24
2018

Mines students qualify for 2018 NASA Mars Ice Challenge

A student team from Colorado School of Mines has qualified for the finals of the NASA Mars Ice Challenge for the second year in a row. Team MINERS, short for Martian Ice New-age Extraction and Recovery System, will be one of 10 collegiate teams 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
Jan
22
2018

Caterpillar offers students hands-on leadership training

A new partnership between Colorado School of Mines and Caterpillar is providing hands-on leadership training and industry mentorship to student leaders in mining engineering.  Four Mines students – all serving on the executive team of the Society News

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