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- LAUNCH for Accepted Students April 20, 2018
Launch is a strongly encouraged orientation event designed to help best prepare you for a smooth and successful transition to Mines. Highlights of the day include: Participating in group style academi …
- Mines Block Party April 20, 2018
End of the year with a block party! ALL STUDENTS WELCOME: Graduate & Undergraduates. FREE FOOD – GAMES – FUN – PRIZES Take a break from your busy day and join your fellow Mines …
- AMS Colloquium: Jem Corcoran April 20, 2018
Join us for an AMS colloquium at 3pm in CH 143. Jem Corcoran will be speaking from University of Colorado. Come early for coffee and cookies. Visit the link for our full list of Colloquium Speakers: …
- Research Seminar: Stephie Fried April 20, 2018
The Division of Economics and Business presents: Research Seminar: Stephie Fried, Assistant Professor, Arizona State University Seawalls and Stilts: A Quantitative Macro Study of Climate Adaptation We …
- Chemistry Wall of Fame Alumni Awards April 20, 2018
Join the Department of Chemistry in honoring two of our outstanding alumni for their career accomplishments on Friday, April 20 from 4 – 6 p.m. in Coolbaugh Hall Room 209. The awardees are Dr. A …
- Clarke wins NSF CAREER grant for advanced steel research
Kester Clarke, assistant professor of metallurgical and materials engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for work to improve the fundamental u …
- Multiple news outlets cover Clean River Design Challenge
Students from Colorado School of Mines, Metropolitan State University of Denver and University of Colorado Denver faced off April 10 in the Clean River Design Challenge, hosted by The Greenway Foundat …
- Maniloff discusses report on carbon trading program with Inside Climate News
Peter Maniloff, assistant professor of economics and business at Colorado School of Mines, recently discussed the findings of a new report on the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative with Inside Climate …