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U.S. Forest Service scientists found that fewer spring snow packs are reducing the population of which burrowing mammal?

A) Marmot

B) Pocket Gopher

C) Wolverine

D) Badger

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[May 27 2015]

Mines student uses recycled car parts to make art Visit student Laine Greaves-Smith in his garage, and you will find him buried in an assortment of sprockets, gears, pipes, bearings, aluminum, steel and transmission ...more

[May 27 2015]

Multidisciplinary Mines team publishes book on pore scale phenomena GOLDEN, Colo., May 27, 2015 – “Pore Scale Phenomena: Frontiers in Energy and Environment,” a book edited by Colorado School of Mines faculty devoted to ...more

[May 26 2015]

PhD student receives landmine detection research award Benjamin Wallen, a Colorado School of Mines PhD candidate in Civil and Environmental Engineering, was recently awarded a Society of American Military Engineers ...more

[May 26 2015]

Mines Army ROTC Battalion receives MacArthur Award GOLDEN, Colo., May 26, 2015 – The Golden Buffalo Battalion, hosted by the Colorado School of Mines ROTC, University of Colorado at Boulder and 12 other affiliate ...more

[May 22 2015]

Mines faculty members honored for exceptional work GOLDEN, Colo., May 22, 2015 – Members of the Colorado School of Mines academic faculty have received honors for their exceptional work at the university. ...more

[May 21 2015]

Scoggins honored as President Emeritus GOLDEN, Colo., May 21, 2015 – Colorado School of Mines President M. W. “Bill” Scoggins has been recognized by the Mines Board of Trustees for his exemplary ...more

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Congratulations #Mines2015! Today we are conferring 761 bachelors, 198 masters and 63 doctorate degrees for a record-breaking total of 1,022 degrees.

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