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May
23
2016

Gift to Mines empowers new era in humanitarian engineering and corporate social responsibility

GOLDEN, CO, May 23, 2016 — A $2-million gift from Chuck and Louanne Shultz to the Humanitarian Engineering Program at Colorado School of Mines brings corporate social responsibility to the forefront of the engineering curriculum in a way that has Press Release
May
20
2016

Mines researcher receives $600K to develop energy efficient windowpane

Physics Assistant Professor Eric Toberer will receive around $600,000 as a subcontractor for a project to develop an advanced windowpane, which has been awarded $2.2 million by the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. The Press Release
May
18
2016

Aerospace club takes flight

In the spring of 2015 undergraduate Dominic Pena approached Sam Drescher, president of the Mines student chapter of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), with a crazy idea: What if they were to gather students with a shared passion for News
May
03
2016

The Evolution of EPICS

More than 500 first-year students have been wrestling with the problem of removing and processing plastic debris from oceans and shorelines during this semester’s EPICS 1 course. The top 20 teams will present their designs and prototypes at the News
May
02
2016

MineSAT wins Senior Design Trade Fair

The College of Engineering and Computational Sciences hosted their annual Senior Design Trade Fair on April 28 at Lockridge Arena. Thirty-nine interdisciplinary teams presented their year-long capstone projects. Alumni, faculty and industry leaders News
Apr
21
2016

Colorado School of Mines scores Colorado Rockies 2016 non-profit partner position

GOLDEN, CO, April 21, 2016 — Colorado School of Mines has been named as the Colorado Rockies 2016 non-profit partner. For every home run hit by the Colorado Rockies this season at Coors Field, the Xcel Energy Foundation will give $200 (up to $20,000 Press Release
Apr
15
2016

Mines Tiny House team prepares to compete in Solar Decathlon

A Colorado School of Mines team is raising money for a tiny house that they will use to test technologies and features to include in a future Solar Decathlon competition. As students research energy modeling, University of Colorado-Denver students News
Apr
04
2016

Graduate conference awards top research projects

On March 25, more than 170 graduate students gathered in the Ben Parker Student Center to present their research and practice presentation skills to a panel of judges who include faculty, alumni and industry professionals. Each year, the Graduate 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

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