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Aug
09
2016

Study finds high levels of toxic chemicals in drinking water of 33 states

Unsafe levels of polyfluoroalkyl and perfluoroalkyl substances, industrial chemicals linked to potentially serious health problems, have been found in the public drinking water of 33 states, according to a new study coauthored by Mines Civil and News
Aug
03
2016

Mines, USGS sign agreement to create new research center

Colorado School of Mines President Paul Johnson and U.S. Geological Survey Director Suzette Kimball have renewed a five-year memorandum of understanding that fosters collaboration in the areas of science and engineering related to the Earth and News
Jul
25
2016

Environmental Engineering in Colorado STEM classrooms

Water-Energy Education for the Next Generation, a Colorado School of Mines Research Experience for Teachers sponsored by the National Science Foundation, kicked off its first summer training with nine teachers from Colorado public schools. The six- News
Jul
21
2016

Hydrology research finds 'missing link' in water modeling

Groundbreaking research on global water supply co-authored by Colorado School of Mines Hydrology Professor Reed Maxwell and alumna Laura Condon, now assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at Syracuse University, appears in the News
Jun
10
2016

PhD student awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD student Chelsea Panos has received a 2016 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF), which provides each recipient with a $34,000 annual stipend for three years, plus a $12,000 cost News
Jun
06
2016

Mines researcher receives 2016 Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award

GOLDEN, CO, June 6, 2016 — Hydrology post-doctoral researcher Jennifer Jefferson received the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES) 2016 Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award. Jefferson was Press Release
May
04
2016

EPA awards $1.9 million to Colorado School of Mines for water infrastructure research

Total of $3.9 million awarded to two institutions Denver, Colo., May 4, 2016 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced $3.9 million in funding to two institutions to research innovative, cost-effective technologies to manage Press Release
Apr
18
2016

ConocoPhillips Center holds research symposium

The ConocoPhillips Center for a Sustainable WE2ST hosted a Research Symposium for WE2ST, the Department of Civil and Environment Engineering (CEE), and Hydrologic Science and Engineering (HSE) students on April 14. Posters from 20 WE2ST  News
Apr
13
2016

Mines-led study breaks down two major climate change impacts on snowmelt-dominated watersheds

GOLDEN, Colo., April 13, 2016 – As snowpack dominated regions like the Rocky Mountains warm in a changing climate, researchers are increasingly trying to understand what will happen to water supplies for downstream users. A National Science Press Release
Feb
16
2016

Mines receives $211K NSF grant to study groundwater contamination, host earth sciences field trip

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 16, 2016 –Colorado School of Mines, in conjunction with the Jefferson County Public Schools Education Research and Design, received $211,787 from the National Science Foundation, in part to bring Jefferson High School (JHS) Press Release

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