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Jul
01
2019

Jemison named Homecoming Distinguished Lecturer

Mae C. Jemison, the first woman of color in space, will be the Colorado School of Mines 2019 Homecoming Distinguished Lecturer on Thursday, October 17.  Jemison blasted into orbit aboard the space shuttle Endeavour, September 12, 1992. Now, founder News
Apr
02
2019

Water treatment hub to bridge research, commercialization

Colorado School of Mines celebrated today the grand opening of a new 10,000-square-foot research facility in Denver that will pave the way for greater collaboration with industry, government and academia to tackle one of the biggest challenges News
Feb
11
2019

Mineral collection worth $3.2M donated to Geology Museum

  A show-stopping collection of minerals valued at $3.2 million has been donated to the Mines Geology Museum.   The 27 specimens — remarkable for their pristine condition, color and crystal form — come from the personal collection of Eric Long, an News
Jan
24
2019

Structural modeling, restoration software donated to Mines

Colorado School of Mines geology students and faculty now have access to advanced software for structural modeling and restoration, thanks to an educational license gift from Petroleum Experts Ltd. valued at $2.18 million. Petroleum Experts’ MOVE News
Jan
18
2019

$100K in bonus funding up for grabs at #idigmines Giving Day

Which of Mines’ 29 campus departments or programs will get the biggest share of the #idigmines Giving Day bonus funding and other matching incentives, all totaling more than $100,000? Mark your calendar: #idigmines Giving Day is back on Feb. 7. News
Aug
23
2018

CoorsTek sculpture transforms aluminum oxide into art

A new art installation – made of 240 specially designed aluminum oxide ceramic tiles manufactured by CoorsTek – now crowns the ceiling of the CoorsTek Center for Applied Science and Engineering. Artists David Cole and Michael Brown were on campus News
Jan
05
2018

Mines, nonprofit QL+ join forces to help injured veterans

The non-profit organization Quality of Life Plus (QL+) donated $50,000 to enhance a lab at Colorado School of Mines where students work exclusively to develop adaptive equipment to solve mobility challenges posed by veterans and first responders who News
Sep
28
2017

Mines, CoorsTek unveil world-class research, teaching facility

The CoorsTek Center for Applied Science and Engineering at Colorado School of Mines will welcome its first students in January 2018, a significant milestone in a multigenerational partnership between Mines, the Coors family and CoorsTek,  the world News
Aug
24
2017

Mines expands partnership with Hexagon Mining

Colorado School of Mines has renewed and expanded its partnership with Hexagon Mining, which will enhance research collaborations and training opportunities on campus. Mines President Paul Johnson signed a memorandum of understanding with Hexagon News
Jun
14
2017

Assistant professor wins biomedical research award

Andrew Petruska, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been selected to receive the Boettcher Foundation’s Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Award. Petruska is one of nine biomedical researchers at Colorado’s News

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