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Oct
20
2017

Mines students get on-the-ground engineering experience in Guatemala

Landslide risk is a fact of life for hundreds of thousands of Guatemalans residing in settlements on the slopes of steep ravines.  How well the available tools, techniques and programs manage that risk is the subject of a Colorado School of Mines News
Oct
12
2017

Mines students get an insider's view on Korea

Colorado School of Mines students received an insider’s view of the brewing crisis between the United States and North Korea when they video-conferenced with an American scholar who just returned from the Korean peninsula.   Professor Mitchell News
Oct
11
2017

Himalayan Oktoberfest to raise funds for Nepal service project

Every year, 26,500 pounds of human waste are generated in the Everest Base Camp region of Nepal. Public sanitation in the Khumbu Valley is lacking, however, and without proper receptacles, much of the trash and other waste generated by foreign News
Oct
02
2017

Mines Tiny House excited to show off progress at Solar Decathlon

It may be tiny, but a 220-square-foot house under construction on the Colorado School of Mines campus is about to find itself in front of a big audience.  The solar-powered, net-zero Mines Tiny House will be on display at the U.S. Department of News
Oct
02
2017

Mines library launches new thesis search interface

The Mines library has launched a new specialized interface to help students, faculty and staff explore theses and senior papers. Arthur Lakes Library’s new Mines Theses and Dissertations search interface allows students to explore senior papers, News
Oct
02
2017

Three Mines students named to ASM International boards

Three Mines students in the Advanced Steel Processing and Products Research Center (ASPPRC) have been named student representatives to the boards of ASM International societies. Mary O’Brien, Jonah Klemm-Toole and Rachael Stewart, all in the News
Sep
26
2017

Honors and Scholars Director focused on Mines+ experiences

Helping students have a “Mines-plus” experience—a broader undergraduate career that allows students to follow their passions beyond the traditional curriculum—has long been a mission of Toni Lefton. A teaching professor in the Humanities, Arts and News
Sep
22
2017

Shultz HE Scholars committed to serving the community

Five Colorado School of Mines students have been recognized for their commitment to using engineering to help address society’s greatest challenges with scholarships from the Shultz Family Leadership in Humanitarian Engineering Fund. The 2017-2018 News
Sep
14
2017

Team DiggerLoop generates attention at SpaceX Hyperloop competition

Team DiggerLoop’s drag racer-inspired Hyperloop pod may not have hit the test track but it still garnered plenty of attention at the SpaceX student competition last month.  After a rigorous safety evaluation from SpaceX employees, only three out of News
Sep
13
2017

Arthur Lakes Library featured as an ALMA institution

The Arthur Lakes Library at Colorado School of Mines was featured by Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, as one of the more than 1,000 institutions worldwide using Alma, a unified resource management system. Ex Libris is a world leader in the provision News

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