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May
08
2017

Brune provides insight into coal mining job market

With coal still accounting for 30 percent of electricity generated in the U.S., this resource is by no means obsolete in the national energy market. The Washington Post explores the discrepancies that exist between employment and production of mines Mines in the News
May
08
2017

Mines Entrepreneurship Club hosts second annual Golden Startup Festival

The Colorado School of Mines Entrepreneurship Club hosted the second annual Golden Startup Festival, which included a networking fair, a panel discussion and a pitch competition, on April 28, 2017 at the Green Center. “The startup festival brings News
May
05
2017

Golden Bike Library expanding to campus in second season

After a successful first year, the Golden Bike Library has opened its second season with more bikes and plans for satellite stations at the Jefferson County government building and on the Colorado School of Mines campus. The Golden Bike Library News
May
05
2017

Commencement ceremonies to be held May 11 and 12

Colorado School of Mines celebrates its 143rd annual commencement in ceremonies to be held May 11 and 12, conferring 741 bachelor’s degrees, 163 master’s degrees and 39 doctoral degrees. Graduate Commencement takes place 7 p.m. Thursday, May 11, in News
May
05
2017

Fleckenstein comments on fatal Firestone home explosion

Petroleum Engineering Adjunct Professor William Fleckenstein was recently interviewed by Denver Channel 7 in regards to the fatal home explosion that occurred last month in Firestone, Colorado. After initial investigation, the cause of the explosion Mines in the News
May
05
2017

Davis featured in Mining Journal

During his keynote speech at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration's 5th Annual Current Trends in Mining Finance conference in New York, Division of Economics and Business Professor Graham Davis told delegates that proposed financial Mines in the News
May
05
2017

Maniloff contributes to E&E News story on drilling order

Division of Economics and Business Assistant Professor Peter Maniloff contributed to the E&E News story, “Greens: 'We'll take to the streets' to fight drilling order.” The story details President Trump’s executive order to potentially expand Mines in the News
May
04
2017

GRADS posters and presentations available online

  Posters and presentations from the recent Graduate Research And Discovery Symposium (GRADS), an exhibition for graduate and undergraduate students from Mines, can now be viewed online at the Mines Institutional Repository. Students and staff can News
May
04
2017

Mines recognizes excellent faculty in annual forum

Colorado School of Mines celebrated its outstanding faculty at its annual Faculty Forum, held May 3, 2017, in Friedhoff Hall. Geology and Geological Engineering Professor Kamini Singha received the Dean’s Excellence Award, which recognizes a News
May
03
2017

Team DiggerLoop wins CECS Senior Design

Team DiggerLoop, a group of 14 mechanical and electrical engineering seniors at the Colorado School of Mines, was awarded first place in the College of Engineering and Computational Sciences (CECS) Spring Senior Design Trade Fair on April 27, 2017. News

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