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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
Jul
11
2017

Mines student sets sail to study remote marine ecosystems

A Colorado School of Mines student sailed across the Pacific Ocean to conduct research near the remote Phoenix Islands. Nicholas Rummel, a rising senior in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, participated in an eight-week program News
Jul
07
2017

Mines team takes second in NASA Mars Ice Challenge

Colorado School of Mines took second place in a NASA competition to design and build a system for extracting water from Mars’ subsurface, and learned plenty of lessons along the way. The Mars Ice Challenge, which had its final competition June 13 to News
Jul
06
2017

Sixth-graders tour Geology Museum and trail, Tiny House

About 160 sixth-grade students from the Denver School of Science and Technology’s College View campus visited Colorado School of Mines on June 28 in a trip organized by the Critical Materials Institute. In addition to touring the Geology Museum and News
Jun
29
2017

Mines hosts summer school on green chemistry, energy

Colorado School of Mines hosted the American Chemical Society’s 2017 Summer School on Green Chemistry and Sustainable Energy from June 21 to 26, giving students opportunities to explore potential solutions to global challenges. The weeklong News

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