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Mar
20
2018

Mines students making a name for themselves at hackathons

A virtual reality app that encourages people with neck injuries to do muscular exercises, an automated parking lot assistant to help find that elusive parking spot on campus and an inventory tracking system built around a Wii Fit balance board – 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
14
2018

Mines team reclaims Materials Bowl crown

A team of Colorado School of Mines students dominated the Materials Bowl at the annual meeting of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, held March 11-15 in Phoenix, Arizona. The team comprised undergraduates Melissa Thrun and John Copley and News
Mar
01
2018

Two Mines students rank in Top 500 on Putnam math exam

Colorado School of Mines had its best team placement and individual placement in school history on the 2017 William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, the preeminent undergraduate mathematics competition in the United States and Canada. Sam News
Feb
27
2018

Two Mines students published in statewide poetry anthology

Two Colorado School of Mines undergraduate students can add a new line to their resumes: Poet published in a statewide anthology.  Olivia Cordova, a senior in electrical engineering, and Coleman Hoyt, a senior in computer science, were among the 80 News
Feb
20
2018

Mines, Lockheed Martin team up for Engineers Week event

    In honor of National Engineers Week, Colorado School of Mines and Lockheed Martin teamed up Feb. 16 for a fun day of activities and industry mentorship to encourage female and minority students underrepresented in the STEM fields to pursue News
Feb
14
2018

Spring Career Day welcomes a record 248 companies

Colorado School of Mines hosted the largest Spring Career Day in its history Feb. 13, with a record 248 companies present. Hundreds of students entered the Student Recreation Center for the chance to speak to recruiters about opportunities. For some News
Feb
09
2018

Mines Hyperloop team secures repeat trip to SpaceX finals

DiggerLoop is headed back to SpaceX.  The Colorado School of Mines student team was one of just 20 worldwide chosen this month to advance to the finals of the main 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, set to be held this summer at SpaceX News
Jan
22
2018

Caterpillar offers students hands-on leadership training

A new partnership between Colorado School of Mines and Caterpillar is providing hands-on leadership training and industry mentorship to student leaders in mining engineering.  Four Mines students – all serving on the executive team of the Society News
Jan
08
2018

Tutoring program aims to grow future scientists, engineers

When Kate Smits was an engineering student at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, she struggled to find a mentor. She had great professors and a great experience overall. But she never found that mentor, that female engineer she could News

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