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Apr
03
2018

Civil and Environmental Engineering names new head

The new head of the Colorado School of Mines Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering plans to work with faculty raise the department’s profile nationally and around the world. Professor Terri Hogue was named department head in January. News
Apr
03
2018

Holley wins NSF CAREER grant to study U.S. gold deposits

Nearly 80 percent of all gold produced in the U.S. comes from Carlin-type deposits in northern Nevada, but scientists still don’t agree on how they came to be. Elizabeth Holley, assistant professor of mining engineering at Colorado School of Mines, News
Apr
02
2018

Mines-developed biotech gets $275,000 in angel funding

A Golden start-up company working to bring to market patented technology developed by Colorado School of Mines researchers for the quick and accurate testing of bacterial infections recently received $275,000 in angel funding. Traxion, a Golden- News
Mar
29
2018

Mines professor, student spend month aboard research vessel

A Colorado School of Mines professor and graduate student spent more than a month at sea researching the relationship between earthquakes, gas hydrates and underwater landslides off the coast of New Zealand.  Brandon Dugan, Baker Hughes Chair and News
Mar
28
2018

PhD candidate wins President's Postdoctoral Fellowship

Ashley Bucsek, a mechanical engineering PhD candidate at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded a President's Postdoctoral Fellowship to continue her research career at the University of Minnesota. The fellowship, originally established in 1984 News
Mar
28
2018

Bazilian interviewed by The Washington Post about Shell climate change scenario

Morgan Bazilian, executive director of the Payne Institute for Earth Resources and research professor in public policy at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by The Washington Post about Shell's Sky scenario, which imagines a future Mines in the News
Mar
28
2018

Mines ranked as best public college in Colorado

Colorado School of Mines was ranked 19th among public colleges in the United States and first among public colleges in Colorado in a 2018 list by Buffalo Business First, a sister publication to the Denver Business Journal. Business First used a 22- News
Mar
28
2018

Sowers discusses growing competition for satellite launch contracts with Denver Business Journal

George Sowers, professor of practice in mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by the Denver Business Journal about the $642 million in Air Force satellite launch contracts awarded this month to United Launch Mines in the News
Mar
27
2018

Newest University Innovation Fellows ready for change

Colorado School of Mines’ four newest University Innovation Fellows hope to grow the culture of innovation and entrepreneurship on campus through new classes, workshops and events such as hackathons, links to other institutions and improved News
Mar
26
2018

PhD candidate wins AAEES graduate research award

Colorado School of Mines PhD candidate Andrew Pfluger has been selected to receive the W. Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate Research Award for 2018 by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists. The award is given each year to an News

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