Programs & Events

Emotional Wellbeing Workshop Series

Emotional Wellbeing Workshops are an innovative series created to provide quick and useful tools without overburdening the busy schedules of Mines students. Each workshop is broken up into three sessions, provided once per week in 50-minute slots. Workshops come with a student workbook that will allow you to practice new skills between sessions. Get more information and sign up here!


Open to all students interested in building skills to succeed. 50 minute workshops are held on the 2nd floor of the Wellness Center. Space is limited to the first 12 students, RSVP to reserve your spot. Snacks provided.

Mindful Mondays

A 30-Minute Drop-in Guided Meditation to Calm and Re-Center Your Mind
Every Monday @ 3:00 pm in the Library
For more information and video testimonials click here!

Also check out the meditation club, OMM! The meetings will be on Tuesday and Thursday from 5-6pm. We will gather in the CoorsTek lobby on the first floor and move to the room from there. If you happen to arrive late and don’t see any gatherings in the lobby we will likely be in CK 381.

Mines For Recovery

Peer-Led Addiction Support Group

Spring 2018 Weekly Meetings: Fridays 11:00AM – 12:00PM
Student Center – Environment Room (E132)

Our purpose is to provide a safe space for Mines students to meet and receive/offer peer support for drug and alcohol abuse.

Appropriate students to attend include those who are:
◾In recovery.
◾Have a drug/alcohol addiction, or are questioning if they have a drug/alcohol addiction.
◾Have abused drugs or alcohol.
◾Desire to learn more to support a friend/peer/family member of concern.

This group is voluntary, anonymous, and student-led. Please join us.
2018-2019 Peer Student Contacts: Man (407.963.6735) Woman (818.207.5951)

Final Friday

The Final Friday – Let’s Chat series was designed for Graduate Students to create a greater sense of community at Mines.  Events will take place on the final Friday of each month* that include an engaging activity, relevant resources, free food and giveaways.  We encourage you to attend! *Some exceptions may apply due to holidays


The safeTALK Suicide Alertness Training is a 3 hour training that deals openly with the stigma around suicide and prepares participants to become more aware of suicide prevention opportunities in their community. As a safeTALK-informed session member, you will be better able to: understand how personal and community beliefs about suicide affect suicide stigma and safety; appreciate how the steps taught in safeTALK can be used to help prevent suicide; choose among ways to help protect, preserve and promote life in a suicide-safer community.

safeTALK: Mile High United Way
Friday, March 22, 2019
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Mile High United Way
711 Park Avenue West
Brad Busse Room
Denver, CO 80205

Self-Image and Our Society Art Competition

Presented by Active Minds at Mines

Help Support the National Eating Disorder Awareness Week and submit original fiction, poetry, photography, art, and music based around the theme of self-image and our society. 

Send Submissions to by Wednesday February 25th or bring your art at the beginning of the showcase.

Entries will be showcased on Thursday February 28th from 3:00 pm-5:00 pm in Ballroom C. 

Come vote for your favorite pieces-winners will receive a prize!