Aiming High

Mines students win NASA BIG Idea funding to tackle power transmission on the Moon

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4 of 9 U.S. honorees on 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining list have ties to Mines

Rising to the Challenge

Shultz Scholars committed to using engineering to help address society's greatest issues

Climbing Together

We don’t do solo ascents at Mines. These tools are helping Orediggers stay safe while sticking together.

Aiming High

Mines students win NASA BIG Idea funding to tackle power transmission on the Moon

Role Models

4 of 9 U.S. honorees on 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining list have ties to Mines

Rising to the Challenge

Shultz Scholars committed to using engineering to help address society's greatest issues

Climbing Together

We don’t do solo ascents at Mines. These tools are helping Orediggers stay safe while sticking together.

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