Mines to celebrate Engineers' Days March 31-April 2
GOLDEN, Colo., March 31, 2011 – Colorado School of Mines will celebrate a pirate-themed E-Days, “Sail the 7 SEa-Days,” March 31-April 2.
Mines students will participate in the traditional orecart pull on foot from Golden to Denver down Colfax Avenue to the state capitol building beginning at 8 a.m. April 1. The students are expected to reach the capitol between 11 a.m. and 11:15 a.m., when an E-Days proclamation is read on the capitol steps.
The 2011 E-Days event lineup features the cardboard boat race, trebuchet competition, soapbox derby, sports tournaments, mining competitions and more. This year's fireworks show has been postponed until a later date.