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Nov
19
2018

Mines Ethics Bowl team going to back to nationals

Make that four years in a row – students from Colorado School of Mines have qualified for the 2019 National Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl. The Mines Ethics Bowl team came in first place at the Rocky Mountain Regionals on Nov. 10 at the University of News
Nov
16
2018

Dance team wins Mayor’s Gold Mine Award for Excellence

The Colorado School of Mines Dance Team has been awarded the Mayor’s 2018 Gold Mine Award for Excellence. The student group was one of four award winners at the City of Golden Mayor’s 2018 community celebration on Oct. 30. The Gold Mine Award News
Nov
15
2018

Mines student leads top team at Techstars Startup Weekend

A Colorado School of Mines graduate student will get to pitch his space startup at a major international conference for satellite and aerospace professionals this spring – his team’s prize for winning the Techstars Startup Weekend in Boulder last News
Nov
12
2018

Girl Scout Engineering Day featured on Denver Fox31, CBS4

Colorado School of Mines welcomed more than 200 4th and 5th grade Girl Scouts to campus Nov. 10 for Girl Scout Engineering Day and multiple Denver TV stations were there to cover the fun morning of science exploration. Intended to introduce middle- Mines in the News
Nov
12
2018

Mines, NREL launch Advanced Energy Systems grad program

  Colorado School of Mines has begun accepting applications for a new joint graduate program with the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) that will launch in the fall of 2019.    Unlike traditional energy programs News
Nov
02
2018

Hacking for Defense coming to Colorado School of Mines

  Colorado School of Mines students will have the opportunity to put their problem-solving and entrepreneurial skills to work next semester to tackle critical national security challenges.   Hacking for Defense (H4D), a graduate-level course that News
Oct
31
2018

Carreon awarded honorary PhD from Universidad Michoacana

Moises Carreon, Coors Development Chair and associate professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded an honorary doctorate from Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo. The Doctorate Honoris News
Oct
29
2018

Advanced solar technologies awarded $2M in DOE funding

A pair of Colorado School of Mines-led teams have been awarded more than $2 million by the U.S. Department of Energy for research that could lower the cost of solar electricity. Greg Jackson, professor of mechanical engineering, and Xerxes Steirer, News
Oct
25
2018

Sowers discusses future lunar settlement with Nature

George Sowers, professor of practice in the space resources program at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by Nature about what it would take to build a sustainable base on the Moon. From the article: Researchers relish the idea of a Mines in the News
Oct
24
2018

'Smart' sprinklers would tailor irrigation with reclaimed water

An interdisciplinary team of Colorado School of Mines researchers has been awarded National Science Foundation funding to develop a prototype of a "smart" irrigation system that can consider sensor data, user-defined thresholds and weather forecasts News

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