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Feb
06
2014

Students to travel to Nicaragua to improve water system

In March, two students from Mines’ Engineers Without Borders-Bridges to Prosperity club (EWB-B2P) and mentor Stephanie Fleckenstein will travel to Los Gomez, Nicaragua, to help the community stop one of the biggest causes of death in the world: lack News
Dec
19
2013

The Road Ahead: An Interview with President M.W. Scoggins

This story appears in the Fall/Winter 2013 issue of Mines magazine. Seven years into his presidency, with plenty of milestones on record, a capital campaign in full swing, and some big changes on the horizon for Mines, we recently sat down with News
Oct
16
2013

Get social with Mines

Do you follow us? Keep up with Mines via social media. Find us on:         News
Aug
27
2013

Saving lives: There’s an app for that

Colorado School of Mines students participating in the Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science 2013 field session helped develop a new mobile application designed to expedite the Golden Fire Department’s emergency response. The News
Jun
20
2013

Future Help Wanted: STEM Knowledge Required

In the center of a clear plastic tub, small rocks formed a mound. With sixth graders gathered around the tub, Lyndsey Wright poured cool water over the rock mound. Next she poked small holes in a paper cup, put some blue food coloring in the bottom News
Apr
23
2013

Mines' Engineers Without Borders group builds footbridge in Nicaragua

By Taylor PolodnaThe Oredigger A group of Mines students, representing Engineers Without Borders-USA (EWB-USA), travelled down to Nicaragua to the small community of Los Gomez to complete a pedestrian footbridge over the frequently flooded Rio News
Mar
13
2013

The best gigs on campus

From the intellectual to the adventurous, students employed by Mines report that, along with a paycheck, their work provides balance, fun and intellectual stimulation. Having access to a deep pool of driven, high-achieving young men and women is News
Mar
07
2013

Braking I-70's slow slide

A slow, persistent landslide is undermining a short section of I-70, about a mile from the highest point on the nation’s Interstate Highway System. Finding a solution is a conundrum that one Mines professor is helping to unravel. Two summers ago on News
Nov
16
2012

Castle of Cans collects more than two tons of food

The 9th Annual Castle of Cans Food Drive at Colorado School of Mines collected more than two tons of food for needy families, Nov. 14. Fourteen student organizations donated 4,239 pounds of food to be donated to 39 families in the Colorado School of News

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