Mines Staff

Nana Asmah: "I came to Mines because of the supportive facilities and learning environment."

Ghana, Africa
Natural Resources and Energy Policy Master's Student
Nana Asmah

Why did you choose to come to Mines? What have you enjoyed most about being here?

I chose to come to Mines because of the supportive facilities and learning environment. Also because Mines graduates are in high demand by companies.

Tell us about something you're working on right now that you find exciting, fulfilling or challenging?

I am trying to improve on my writing skills which is both fulfilling and challenging.

What are your plans for the future? What's your dream job?

My career goal is to gain expertise in the oil and gas industry in terms of policies and regulations. My dream job is to own an oilfield services company.

What would you tell someone interested in joining your academic program or Mines in general?

NREP gives you insights and stretches your thinking capacity. I will say it was a good decision.

What's your favorite thing to do outside of class and coursework? How do you unwind, manage stress, find fulfillment, etc.?

I watch and read about cars and like to drive around to admire my surroundings. Admiring nature is so refreshing!

Tell us something about you that most people would be surprised to learn.

I am a good cook!


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Colorado School of Mines is a public R1 research university focused on applied science and engineering, producing the talent, knowledge and innovations to serve industry and benefit society – all to create a more prosperous future.