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Aug
17
2017

Mines launches new first-year tradition with Oredigger Camp

The start of your first year of college can be daunting—it’s a new environment full of new experiences, new expectations, new people and, for most freshmen, even a new bed. But this year at Colorado School of Mines, a group of incoming students News
Aug
17
2017

Hydrology master’s student wins AAUW fellowship

A Colorado School of Mines master’s candidate studying the forecasting and management of water resources over large geographic areas has been awarded a fellowship by the American Association of University Women.   Danielle Tijerina is a student in News
Aug
15
2017

Incoming students set for M Climb on Aug. 18

Incoming students at Colorado School of Mines will make their traditional trek up Mt. Zion on Friday, Aug. 18, kicking off the 2017-2018 school year and their journey as Orediggers. Students will carry a 10-pound rock from their hometown to add to News
Aug
11
2017

Students prepare for Fall Kickoff

Summer jobs and camps are coming to an end and the Colorado School of Mines campus is waiting in anticipation for the start of the fall semester. In addition to moving into their new dorms and housing, freshmen and new Mines students have a lot to News
Aug
09
2017

Foundation created in honor of Mines student Chad Young

A foundation established in honor of Colorado School of Mines student Chad Young will provide merit-based scholarships for future Mines students. Young, a mechanical engineering student at Mines, died in April at the age of 21 from injuries News
Aug
08
2017

Mines student’s team wins LinkedIn Hackathon

A team that included a Colorado School of Mines computer science student won the 2017 LinkedIn Intern Hackathon with their IntelliPill, a smart pill-monitoring system for the elderly. Nhan Tran, president of the Mines Robotics Club, has always had a News
Aug
04
2017

Mines graduates’ earnings sixth-highest among U.S. public colleges

Colorado School of Mines was ranked sixth in the nation in a Forbes list of public colleges and universities that have graduates with the highest mid-career salaries. With mid-career earnings at $114,000, Forbes noted Mines’ selective admissions News
Aug
02
2017

Postdoctoral researcher wins international thesis award

A postdoctoral researcher in the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines has been recognized for having the best thesis in the field of hydrates and flow assurance over the past three years. Ahmad Afif Abdul Majid News
Aug
01
2017

Mines student to observe total solar eclipse with NCAR

Alyssa Boll has loved space since she was young. Her father, a computer scientist and amateur astronomer, made his own telescopes and was always teaching her and her sister the names of the celestial objects they spied. Now this summer, the News
Jul
31
2017

Summer programs immerse undergrads in research

Students from universities across the United States and Ireland participating in Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) programs at Colorado School of Mines presented their work at a poster session last week. Forty-two students presented News

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