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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
18
2018

Wilcox serves on AGU panel addressing climate intervention

Jen Wilcox, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, served on a panel of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) that has adopted a revised position statement on climate intervention. The statement, News
Jan
18
2018

Sowers discusses space resources on Colorado Public Television

George Sowers, professor of practice in mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, appeared on a recent episode of Devil's Advocate with Jon Caldara, a current events show that airs on Colorado Public Television. Sowers, the former chief Mines in the News
Jan
17
2018

MLK Jr. Recognition Awards honor campus advocates

Three Colorado School of Mines community members received Martin Luther King Jr. Recognition Awards at a luncheon on January 17. Louisa Duley, assistant director of admissions; Kristine Callan, physics teaching professor; and Olivia Cordova, a News
Jan
17
2018

Graves to receive first Women in Energy Pinnacle Award

Ramona Graves, dean of the College of Earth Resource Sciences and Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been chosen to receive the inaugural Pinnacle Award from Oil and Gas Investor. The honor, recognizing a person who has had an News
Jan
16
2018

Santi commentary on post-wildfire debris flows published in The Denver Post

A guest commentary on post-wildfire debris flows written by Paul Santi, professor of geology and geological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was published in The Denver Post. The piece, "California mudslides are a reminder of Colorado’s Mines in the News
Jan
12
2018

Eggert interviewed by Phoenix New Times about uranium market

Rod Eggert, professor and Viola Vestal Coulter Chair in Mineral Economics at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by the Phoenix New Times about the global uranium market for a story about the uranium deposits near the Grand Canyon and Mines in the News
Jan
11
2018

REU program alum wins AIChE award for research poster

A chemical engineering student won the poster competition at the 2017 American Institute of Chemical Engineers annual student conference for work based on research she conducted with Colorado School of Mines faculty and graduate students. Rileigh News
Jan
11
2018

Abbud-Madrid discusses Martian ice cliffs with National Geographic, Science

Angel Abbud-Madrid, director of the Center for Space Resources at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by National Geographic and Science about the discovery of ice cliffs on Mars. The eight cliffs expose what scientists believe is Mines in the News
Jan
11
2018

Matt Morgan interviewed by 9News Denver about debris flows

Matt Morgan, deputy director and senior research geologist of the Colorado Geologic Survey, recently spoke to 9News meteorologist Cory Reppenhagen about the debris flows that can occur following wildfires. Mudslides claimed the lives of at least 17 Mines in the News

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