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- 2018 Fall Kickoff August 16, 2018
Fall Kickoff takes place August 16-19. During Fall Kickoff, students get their first taste of Mines. Convocation marks the start of a student’s career at Mines and the M Climb is a memorable initiatio …
- 2018 Fall Semester Starts August 20, 2018
We’ve missed you this summer! Our Fall Semester kicks off on August 20th! Be sure to join us for our M-Climb and our Celebration of Mines events early in the semester!
- Mindful Monday August 20, 2018
Mindful Mondays is a weekly drop-in meditation group open to ALL. Brief meditations are facilitated by Mines students, faculty and staff; no experience necessary. Come learn and experience the benefit …
- Geology and Geological Department Meet-and-Greet and Barbecue August 23, 2018
241 & 243 Berthoud Hall
- PE Welcome Back Reception August 23, 2018
All Petroleum Engineering students are invited to join the department in welcoming our new faculty member, Dr. Yilin Fan, and hearing about additional changes in the department.
- New Orediggers to trek up Mount Zion Aug. 17 in annual M Climb
It was 110 years ago this year that Colorado School of Mines students and faculty built a monument on Mount Zion, loading a supply train of burros and packing their way up. Now it’s time for the nex …
- Materials informatics fellowship trains next-gen workforce
Materials informatics is the next frontier of materials science, taking computational and machine learning tools and applying them to characterizing and discovering materials. A group of Colorado Scho …
- Fall Kickoff introduces new students to life at Mines
Summer is coming to a close. Jobs, internships and summer camps are ending, and campus is preparing for the start of the fall semester. In addition to starting their tenure at Colorado School of Mines …