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Mar
04
2019

Payne Institute hosts summit on minerals, energy transition

The transformation now occurring in the energy sector — toward low-carbon technologies, increased electrification, digitization and storage — will change the demand and markets for mineral resources and metals. Take, for example, the huge increase News
Feb
28
2019

Computational thinking workshops for local elementary teachers featured in The Colorado Sun

Colorado School of Mines is teaming up with the Colorado Department of Education to offer free computer science workshops for elementary school teachers across the state this year and the partnership was the subject of a recent story in The Colorado Mines in the News
Feb
26
2019

Gómez-Gualdrón awarded NSF CAREER funds for MOF work

Diego Gómez-Gualdrón, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded National Science Foundation CAREER funding for work to accelerate the synthesis of new metal-organic framework materials News
Feb
25
2019

Osgood interviewed about Cold War, Radio Free Europe on C-SPAN

Kenneth Osgood, a historian and professor of humanities, arts and social sciences at Colorado School of Mines, was recently featured on C-SPAN discussing the CIA, the Cold War and Radio Free Europe.  The author of the book "Total Cold War: Mines in the News
Feb
25
2019

Denise Burgess appointed to Mines Board of Trustees

Denise Burgess has been appointed to the Colorado School of Mines Board of Trustees by Gov. Jared Polis. Burgess, president and CEO of Burgess Services Inc., a Denver-based construction management firm, will serve a four-year term through December News
Feb
20
2019

ADAPT receives DoD funds for cooperative industry research

  The Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT) at Colorado School of Mines is collaborating with three industry partners on new research into advanced manufacturing for military applications.   ADAPT has been awarded News
Feb
20
2019

Battalora named faculty rep to Mines Board of Trustees

Linda Ann Battalora has been selected as faculty representative to the Colorado School of Mines Board of Trustees. Battalora, teaching professor of petroleum engineering and a Mines alumna, will serve a two-year term through the end of December News
Feb
20
2019

Brain-controlled wheelchair wins award at hackathon

A team of Colorado School of Mines students earned honors at a hardware-based hackathon for their project to create a device that allows those paralyzed from the neck down to control a wheelchair by detecting brain activity. The team, BrainAble, News
Feb
19
2019

New policy needed to advance space resources industry

Space mining – the extraction and use of resources from the moon, asteroids and more – once sat firmly in the realm of science fiction.    Now, the first missions to harvest water from the permanently shadowed regions of the moon could be only a News
Feb
18
2019

Mooney discusses Norway's proposed 'floating tunnel' with NBC News

Mike Mooney, professer and Grewcock Chair of Underground Construction and Tunneling at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by NBC News Mach for a story about Norway's proposed "floating tunnel." The submerged roadway, along with new Mines in the News

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