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Feb
28
2018

Jessica Smith wins 2018 WSSA Distinguished Book Award

A Colorado School of Mines professor has been awarded the 2018 Western Social Science Association Distinguished Book Award. Jessica Smith, associate professor of engineering, design and society and co-director of the humanitarian engineering program News
Feb
27
2018

Landis interviewed by CBS4 Denver about Girls & Science event

Amy Landis, presidential faculty fellow for access, attainment and diversity and professor of civil and environmental engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently featured in a segment on CBS4 Denver previewing the fourth annual Girls Mines in the News
Feb
27
2018

Two Mines students published in statewide poetry anthology

Two Colorado School of Mines undergraduate students can add a new line to their resumes: Poet published in a statewide anthology.  Olivia Cordova, a senior in electrical engineering, and Coleman Hoyt, a senior in computer science, were among the 80 News
Feb
26
2018

Mines sends team to ethics in engineering case competition

A pair of Colorado School of Mines students traveled to Texas this month to participate in the first-ever Lockheed Martin Ethics in Engineering Case Competition. Parker Bolstad, a junior in environmental engineering, and Amara Hazlewood, a junior News
Feb
20
2018

Mines, Lockheed Martin team up for Engineers Week event

    In honor of National Engineers Week, Colorado School of Mines and Lockheed Martin teamed up Feb. 16 for a fun day of activities and industry mentorship to encourage female and minority students underrepresented in the STEM fields to pursue News
Feb
19
2018

Brune discusses mine safety regulations with Casper Star-Tribune

Jurgen Brune, professor of practice and director of Edgar Experimental Mine research at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by the Casper Star-Tribune about mine safety regulations. A Wyoming coal mine was cited with a state safety Mines in the News
Feb
16
2018

Mines welcomes new Blaster mascot at Rock the Lock

To thunderous applause, Colorado School of Mines introduced the newest member of the Oredigger family at Rock the Lock on February 16. Mines students, staff, alumni, fans and friends warmly welcomed the new mascot, Blaster, to campus before the men News
Feb
16
2018

Mines launches natural resources policy master’s program

Colorado School of Mines has launched a new master’s degree program that will apply a unique, multidisciplinary social science lens to natural resources and energy issues, preparing students for careers in energy and engineering companies, advocacy News
Feb
15
2018

Dugan interviewed by The Verge about offshore freshwater aquifers, Cape Town water crisis

Brandon Dugan, associate professor and Baker Hughes Chair in Petrophysics and Borehole Geophysics at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by The Verge about the possibility of tapping into offshore freshwater aquifers to address the Mines in the News
Feb
15
2018

Mines, NREL researchers improve perovskite solar cells

Researchers from the Colorado School of Mines Chemistry Department and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory have developed a perovskite solar cell that retains its efficiency after 1,000 hours of continuous use, with their findings published in News

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