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Mar
09
2017

Mines ranked #1 in the world for mining engineering

Colorado School of Mines has been ranked first in the world for mining and minerals engineering by QS World Rankings for the second consecutive year. QS rankings highlight the world's top universities in 42 subjects, based on academic reputation, Mines in the News
Mar
09
2017

Computer Science's Hua Wang receives NSF CAREER Award

Colorado School of Mines Computer Science Assistant Professor Hua Wang has received an NSF CAREER Award for a research project to create a new machine-learning model for mining various kinds of data that could lead to easier, earlier and less-costly News
Mar
09
2017

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers conference at Mines

The Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers is holding its 2017 West Regional Conference on March 18 at Colorado School of Mines, which is also serving as the event’s top sponsor. Organizers expect over 150 attendees, representing a dozen or so News
Mar
06
2017

Mines among Top 20 Ethics Bowl college teams nationwide

Mines was one of 37 teams to compete in the National Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl last weekend, finishing in 13th place after the tiebreaker round.   Prior to the competition, each team was given a set of cases that raise issues in practical and News
Mar
02
2017

Higgins, coauthors call for more research, limits on PFAS use

Four scientists from the US, Sweden and Switzerland, including an associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Colorado School of Mines, are calling for improved research into per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, creating safer News
Mar
02
2017

Alumna heads to SEA

After Georgianna Zelenak ’13 graduated high school, she participated in a trip with SEA Semester, a non-profit educational institution focused on environmental studies and the world’s oceans.  During the program Zelenak assisted with oceanographic News
Mar
01
2017

Mines-led panel reports on computer science enrollment

The number of computer science majors at doctoral-granting institutions has tripled in the past decade, challenging departments and universities to meet the demand, according to a report recently released by a committee led by the head of the News
Mar
01
2017

Mines alumna comes full circle

From the moment she stepped onto the Mines campus, Denise Dihle ’93 felt at home nestled against the mountains in the small community of Golden, Colorado. She always knew she wanted to be an engineer and felt that Mines was the right size with the News
Feb
28
2017

Mines' SWE section honored at regional conference

The Colorado School of Mines collegiate section of the Society of Women Engineers was honored at SWE’s Region i conference for the engagement of its members and the success of a program that brings over 100 area Girl Scouts in fourth through sixth News
Feb
28
2017

Geology department honors Professor Emeritus Warme

The Department of Geology and Geological Engineering recently hosted WarmeFest, a two-day celebration in honor of Professor Emeritus Dr. John Warme, bringing together over 100 alumni, colleagues and friends from across the world to celebrate his 50 News

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