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Nov
13
2015

Mines leads hands-on science demos for K-6 students

Imagining cookie crumbs as dirt and gummy worms as organic matter, Colorado School of Mines students introduced elementary school students to the concept of oil and gas formation in one of several science demonstrations held during the 6th Annual News
Nov
04
2015

Engineering connections

Colorado School of Mines’ faculty and students attended the 2016 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Colorado Engineering Excellence Awards on Nov. 2, at the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver. It was a tremendous opportunity for Mines News
Oct
27
2015

Mines students, faculty address grand engineering challenges

Chemical and biochemical engineering students Corey Brugh and Mallory Britz are leading 32 freshmen as part of new themed-learning community, Engineering Grand Challenges. Incorporating elements of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE) News
Oct
01
2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks “Astronomy Bizarre” to sold-out Mines crowd

On Sept. 30, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson visited the Colorado School of Mines campus to speak to a sold-out crowd of students, alums, faculty, staff and community members in Lockridge Arena. “This has got to be the geekiest audience I've ever News
Sep
10
2015

More than 230 companies coming to Mines' largest Career Day Sept. 15

GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 10, 2015 – It’s that time of year again when more than 3,200 students, graduate students and alumni are preparing to meet with more than 230 companies during Career Day Sept. 15. This will be the largest fall collegiate career Press Release
Sep
02
2015

Mines receives $450K NSF grant for corporate social responsibility research

GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 2, 2015 – Jessica Smith, Hennebach Assistant Professor of Energy Policy in Liberal Arts and International Studies, has been awarded a $450,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM Press Release
Aug
27
2015

Colorado School of Mines’ Edgar Mine celebrates 150 years on Sept. 19

GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 27, 2015 – The Colorado School of Mines Edgar Experimental Mine celebrates its 150th birthday on Sept. 19 with a gold rush era event between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the mine (365 8th Ave, Idaho Springs, CO).In the 1870s, the mine Press Release
Aug
20
2015

Incoming Mines students, President Johnson to whitewash Mt. Zion M Aug. 24

GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 20, 2015 – As is tradition, incoming Colorado School of Mines students will hike up Mt. Zion west of Golden on Aug. 24 hauling a 10-pound rock from their hometown to add to the mountainside monument along with a fresh coat of Press Release
Aug
11
2015

Mines develops app to track gymnasts’ performance data

Mounir Zok, senior sports technologist for the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), was researching how boxers moved during a match through video taken by an overhead camera suspended in a boxing ring, when he got an idea that evolved into a News
Aug
03
2015

Mines hosts UAE Petroleum Institute's top female students

As part of a summer workshop hosted by Colorado School of Mines, 18 of the top female first year students from the Petroleum Institute in Abu Dhabi participated in a hands-on “Engineering by Doing” course that was designed to allow the students to News

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