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Aug
13
2018

New Orediggers to trek up Mount Zion Aug. 17 in annual M Climb

  It was 110 years ago this year that Colorado School of Mines students and faculty built a monument on Mount Zion, loading a supply train of burros and packing their way up. Now it’s time for the next generation of Orediggers to make their News
Aug
09
2018

Materials informatics fellowship trains next-gen workforce

Materials informatics is the next frontier of materials science, taking computational and machine learning tools and applying them to characterizing and discovering materials. A group of Colorado School of Mines students spent their summer getting a News
Aug
08
2018

Fall Kickoff introduces new students to life at Mines

Summer is coming to a close. Jobs, internships and summer camps are ending, and campus is preparing for the start of the fall semester. In addition to starting their tenure at Colorado School of Mines, new students have a lot to look forward to News
Jul
25
2018

Students partner with GoFarm to improve local food access

A geographic information system tool designed by Colorado School of Mines students is helping improve access to healthy, local food in Jefferson County. It started as an EPICS II project in 2017, but the partnership with GoFarm, a Golden-based News
Jul
16
2018

DiggerLoop aims to hit 300 mph at SpaceX competition

DiggerLoop is ready to show the world what their Hyperloop pod can do. The Colorado School of Mines Hyperloop team is in California for a week of testing and safety checks at SpaceX headquarters in advance of the 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop Design News
Jun
28
2018

Mines team wins NASA RASC-AL deep space competition

A team of Colorado School of Mines students won the grand prize at NASA's collegiate deep space competition, beating out 13 other undergraduate and graduate student teams from around the U.S. and the world. Judges at the 2018 Revolutionary Aerospace News
Jun
28
2018

​Mines graduate student wins materials science prize

Diptak Bhattacharya, a doctoral student in the Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, was named the winner of the 2018 Materials Literature Review Prize by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) on June 21. Bhattacharya News
Jun
26
2018

Two Mines students named Astronaut Scholars

Two Colorado School of Mines students have been named Astronaut Scholars for the 2018-2019 academic year.  Anthony Nagygyor, a senior majoring in chemical engineering, and Connor Bray, a senior studying engineering physics, will each receive a $10, News
Jun
15
2018

Mines students tackle future of space exploration at RASC-AL

A deep space gateway near the moon could one day serve as a staging point for spacecraft carrying humans to Mars and beyond. NASA proposed the concept last year and two student teams with ties to Colorado School of Mines are now working to develop News
May
22
2018

Mines Hyperloop team heads to Arizona for pod testing

The Colorado School of Mines Hyperloop team is headed to Arizona for three days of integrative testing on a 150-foot open-air test track at Arizona State University's Polytechnic campus. DiggerLoop qualified earlier this year for the 2018 SpaceX News

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