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Feb
22
2016

Mines-UNC STEM teacher prep program awarded $1.2M by NSF

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 22, 2016 – Mines faculty and their partners at University of Northern Colorado have been awarded $1.2 million to provide a pathway for undergraduate Mines students to become teachers for grades 7 through 12, particularly in high- Press Release
Feb
15
2016

Toberer receives NSF CAREER Award

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 15, 2016 – Physics Assistant Professor Eric Toberer has received an NSF CAREER Award for research that could ultimately yield the next generation of thermoelectric materials. The project, titled "Control of Charge Carrier Press Release
Feb
12
2016

Mines receives proof of concept funding through Colorado's Advanced Industry Accelerator Grant Program

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 12, 2016 – The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) has announced grantees for the Advanced Industry Accelerator Grant Program. More than $4.6 million will be awarded for the Proof-of-Concept Press Release
Feb
09
2016

More industries represented during spring Career Day

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 9, 2016 –More than 2,200 students, graduate students and alumni met with more than 190 companies during Career Day Feb. 9. This event was the fourth largest spring collegiate career fair in Mines’ history. Attendees met with Press Release
Jan
19
2016

Mines partners with Newmont for Innovation Workshop Jan. 23

GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 19, 2016 – What would you design and build with $2,000? How about $30,000? Colorado School of Mines and Newmont Mining Corporation want to see what products students can develop that will make the mine of the future safer, more Press Release
Jan
12
2016

Chemistry researchers receive $750K grant from Defense Threat Reduction Agency

GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 12, 2016 – Chemistry and Geochemistry assistant professors Brian Trewyn and Jenifer Braley were awarded a $750,000 grant from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) that will support their research on post-detonation nuclear Press Release
Dec
21
2015

Making next-gen biofuels more viable for U.S. military

A Mines assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering is working to make the use of biofuel more viable for the U.S. military, particularly the Navy, with help from undergraduate and PhD students. The Navy aims to generate 50 percent of News
Dec
21
2015

NSF grant funds Mines microscopy facility for renewable energy and life science studies

GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 21, 2015 – Faculty in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering are creating a self-sustaining scanning probe microscopy facility with unique capabilities for advanced materials research, thanks to a $245,878 grant Press Release
Dec
02
2015

NSF renews Mines Research Experiences for Undergraduates program on polymers

GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 2, 2015 – After a year’s hiatus, the Research Experiences for Undergraduates program on polymers at Colorado School of Mines has been renewed by the National Science Foundation. Called Advancing Polymer Materials by Integrating Press Release
Nov
25
2015

Mines fire extinguishers destined for Space Station

A space payload designed and tested with the help of Colorado School of Mines faculty and students will be launched to the International Space Station on Dec. 3 on the Orbital ATK OA-4 mission aboard a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket. News

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