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Jun
14
2018

Adam Savage named 2018 Homecoming Distinguished Lecturer

Adam Savage will be the Colorado School of Mines 2018 Homecoming Distinguished Lecturer on Thursday, September 27. Savage, an internationally renowned television producer, is best known for his role as the former co-host of the popular television News
Jun
12
2018

Mines tests 3D-printed metals for use in nuclear reactors

Colorado School of Mines is combining its strengths in nuclear engineering and additive manufacturing in a research project to determine how 3D-printed metals perform in a reactor. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Associate Professor Jeffrey News
Jun
08
2018

Jechura discusses shale oil refining with Reuters

John Jechura, professor of practice in chemical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by Reuters about shale crude refining and its impact on jet fuel prices.  From the article: Shale crude is younger than some other Mines in the News
Jun
07
2018

Mines joins Denver health care innovation hub Catalyst HTI

Expanding its presence in the health-tech sector and the city of Denver, Colorado School of Mines will join Catalyst HTI, a first-of-its-kind health care innovation hub opening this summer that will bring together startups, established health care News
Jun
06
2018

Mines Robotics wins collegiate exoskeleton competition

Students from Colorado School of Mines took first place in the 2018 Applied Collegiate Exoskeleton Competition, beating out teams from four other universities in the first-time event held May 5 at the University of Michigan. Exoskeletons – powered News
Jun
04
2018

Fleckenstein interviewed by Pittsburgh Business Times about Huron Shale

Will Fleckenstein, director of strategic relationships and enterprises for the College of Earth Resource Sciences and Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by the Pittsburgh Business Times about energy company EQT's Mines in the News
May
23
2018

Hancock honored for mentorship of women

Kathleen Hancock, associate professor of humanities, arts and social sciences, has been honored for her mentorship of women in the field of international political economy. The Society for Women in International Political Economy (SWIPE) Mentor News
May
23
2018

Gutierrez discusses Elon Musk's Los Angeles tunnel plan with Wired

Marte Gutierrez, J.R. Paden Chair and Distinguished Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently featured in an Wired article about Elon Musk's idea to build a network of high-speed transportation Mines in the 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
May
17
2018

Nelson to receive UCA of SME Outstanding Educator Award

Priscilla Nelson, professor and head of the Mining Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines, is the winner of the 2018 Outstanding Educator Award from the Underground Construction Association of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & News

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