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Apr
21
2014

Mines teams engineer & design assisted technology tools

Two College of Engineering and Computational Sciences Senior Design Program teams display the more human-oriented side of engineering CSM FourCross Mechanical engineering professor Joel Bach was at the No Barriers Summit in Telluride last summer News
Apr
15
2014

Engineering Students travel to Nicaragua for Social Survey

By Andrew HoffmanThe Oredigger Members of the Engineers Without Borders / Bridges to Prosperity (EWB/B2P) student organization at the Colorado School of Mines recently traveled to Nicaragua to complete a social survey for a community development News
Apr
11
2014

Mines musicians share music in Peru over spring break

Over the course of seven days, 20 Mines students from the band, orchestra and choir presented 10 concerts along with a music and instruction program to underprivileged K-12 students, mining industry professionals and college students and faculty in News
Apr
09
2014

Q & A with Moe Sweet, pro snowboarder & Mines student

Sweet won Halfpipe for the women’s Jam class at the USASA Nationals March 30 at Copper Mountain When did you start snowboarding? I started snowboarding on my eighth birthday. It was the first day I was allowed to snowboard because Steamboat used to News
Mar
07
2014

Mines student launches Project Positivity movement

Colorado School of Mines mechanical engineering student Emily Wong recently launched Project Positivity, a movement to spread positivity on campus. Wong leaves post-it notes with uplifting messages, encouraging quotes and jokes to make others smile News
Feb
24
2014

High school students attend Engineering Week at Mines

More than 100 local area high school students visited Colorado School of Mines Feb. 20 to learn about STEM careers during DiscoverE Engineering Week. The event, sponsored by Lockheed Martin, hosted various activities throughout the day. Students News
Feb
20
2014

Girls Lead the Way at Mines

On Feb. 8, more than 100 Colorado high-schoolers – all female – spent the day at Mines for Girls Lead the Way 2014, a conference focused on women and the science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines. The Mines collegiate section and News
Feb
19
2014

Mines project aims to increase energy efficiency at MillerCoors

As part of a senior design project, two teams of Colorado School of Mines students are working with MillerCoors to recommend good practices for energy saving technologies. Teams “Golden Solutions” and “ElectroMech” are collecting data from motors News
Feb
06
2014

Students to travel to Nicaragua to improve water system

In March, two students from Mines’ Engineers Without Borders-Bridges to Prosperity club (EWB-B2P) and mentor Stephanie Fleckenstein will travel to Los Gomez, Nicaragua, to help the community stop one of the biggest causes of death in the world: lack News
Dec
19
2013

The Road Ahead: An Interview with President M.W. Scoggins

This story appears in the Fall/Winter 2013 issue of Mines magazine. Seven years into his presidency, with plenty of milestones on record, a capital campaign in full swing, and some big changes on the horizon for Mines, we recently sat down with News

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