Showing 'College of Earth Resource Sciences and Engineering' News

Apr
18
2018

Mines students fare well at International Mining Games

A co-ed student team from Colorado School of Mines placed second in surveying and third in gold panning at the 40th International Mining Games in England. Nine co-ed teams from mining schools from around the world competed in a total of seven events News
Apr
11
2018

Mines hosts hands-on science experience for high schoolers

Take a slice of the Earth’s surface and it might look a little like the tabletop sand tanks that a group of local high school students experimented with during a visit to Colorado School of Mines.  Clean, clear water flowed through the model, the News
Apr
09
2018

Applications open for 2018 Colorado Technology Primer

Thanks to generous funding and support from the Sloan Foundation, the Colorado Technology Primer for Economists and Social Scientists will offer two sessions July 30-Aug. 3 and Aug. 13-17 on the Colorado School of Mines campus in Golden.  The goal News
Apr
03
2018

Holley wins NSF CAREER grant to study U.S. gold deposits

Nearly 80 percent of all gold produced in the U.S. comes from Carlin-type deposits in northern Nevada, but scientists still don’t agree on how they came to be. Elizabeth Holley, assistant professor of mining engineering at Colorado School of Mines, News
Mar
29
2018

Mines professor, student spend month aboard research vessel

A Colorado School of Mines professor and graduate student spent more than a month at sea researching the relationship between earthquakes, gas hydrates and underwater landslides off the coast of New Zealand.  Brandon Dugan, Baker Hughes Chair and News
Mar
28
2018

Mines ranked as best public college in Colorado

Colorado School of Mines was ranked 19th among public colleges in the United States and first among public colleges in Colorado in a 2018 list by Buffalo Business First, a sister publication to the Denver Business Journal. Business First used a 22- News
Mar
21
2018

Mines students to compete in International Mining Games

Six Colorado School of Mines students will head to England over spring break to compete in the 40th International Mining Games.  The Camborne School of Mines is hosting the games at the King Edward Mine, welcoming teams from 40 mining schools from News
Mar
19
2018

High Grade editors meet with author George Saunders '81

Three editors of Colorado School of Mines' literary and arts journal received some extra-special inspiration at the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Florida: They got to meet with Man Booker Prize-winning author and Mines News
Mar
09
2018

Mines team wins mining and sustainability case competition

  A team of graduate students from Colorado School of Mines took first place in an international case competition focused on mining and sustainability.   The team of Phillip Ruban, Alex Campbell, Emilio Castillo and Marko Visnjic beat out six other News
Feb
26
2018

Mines sends team to ethics in engineering case competition

A pair of Colorado School of Mines students traveled to Texas this month to participate in the first-ever Lockheed Martin Ethics in Engineering Case Competition. Parker Bolstad, a junior in environmental engineering, and Amara Hazlewood, a junior News

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