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[Oct 1 2014]

Space.com highlights Mines professor's research on the Moon ...more

[Oct 1 2014]

Using Mines research, "NASA Mission Points to Origin of 'Ocean of Storms' on Earth’s Moon" ...more

[Oct 1 2014]

Experience Mines during Parents, Family Weekend Oct. 24-26 GOLDEN, CO, Oct. 1, 2014—It’s October and the leaves are changing just in time to celebrate Parents and Family Weekend Oct. 24-26. Mines will be welcoming ...more

[Oct 1 2014]

Professor unearths Moon’s “Ocean of Storms” mystery Colorado School of Mines Geophysics Associate Professor Jeff Andrews-Hanna is the lead author of a study documenting the discovery of a giant rectangular structure ...more

[Sep 26 2014]

New member named to Colorado School of Mines Foundation Board of Governors GOLDEN, CO, Sept. 26, 2014— Vernon (Bud) Isaacs Jr., a 1964 Colorado School of Mines alumnus, has been appointed to the Colorado School of Mines Foundation ...more

[Sep 25 2014]

The Denver Post features CoorsTek's $27 million gift to Mines ...more

Mines announces largest gift in university history

Colorado School of Mines and CoorsTek, the premier global provider of engineered ceramics and other advanced materials, announced today the largest single private commitment in Mines history.

The $27 million commitment by CoorsTek and the Coors family will fund a significant research partnership and the construction of the CoorsTek Center for Applied Science and Engineering, an interdisciplinary academic and research facility on the Mines campus. Learn more…


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