Faculty Senate Documents


2023-24 Senate Resolutions and Documents

2023-24 Presentations


The Executive Committee of the Board of Governors for the Colorado School of Mines Foundation approved a one-time grant to support Colorado School of Mines in achieving its MINES@150 strategic plan goals.  Through the President’s Office, $500K of those funds are being made available for a program driven by the Mines Faculty Senate.  This program is intended to increase faculty participation in MINES@150 efforts and the funding will support MINES@150 student signature initiatives conceived and delivered by Mines Academic Faculty.  Select Request for Proposals below to review the Background and Summary of Process Requirements.


Nov. 2nd by 5pm – Expression of Interest due via email to senate@mines.edu
Nov. 9th 12-2pm – Proposal Assistance Session
Nov. 12th 3-5pm – Proposal Assistance Session
Nov. 30th by 5pm – Final Proposals due 
Jan. 26th – Accepted Proposals announced

Thank you to those that participated in this round of Mines@150: Student Signature Experience.

The following proposals have been accepted: 

  • “Mirror Mentoring at Mines”, Lead: Andres Guerra
  • “Business in Design”, Lead: Scott Houser
  • “World-Class Graduate and Professional Education”, Lead: Roelof Snieder
  • “The Money Matters Center”, Lead: Becky Lafrancois
  • “Nuggets Badging”, Lead: Jeffrey King
  • “Immersive Gaming”, Lead: Elizabeth Holley
  • “M-Days”, Lead: Neal Sullivan
  • “Discovery@Mines”, Lead: Allison Caster
  • “Preparation for Success and Excellence in Undergraduate Research”, Lead: Andrew Herring
  • “Institute for Energy Efficient Communities with Flexible Loads”, Lead: Paulo Cesar Tabares Velasco
  • “Environmental Leadership Lab and Environmental Scholars Program”, Lead: Shannon Mancus
  • “Supporting Student Chapters”, Lead: Neal Sullivan



Under Development.


Under Development.

Contact us

Brandon dugan

Faculty Senate President
Associate Department Head/Professor, Geophysics
Baker Hughes Chair in Petrophysics and Borehole Geophysics

(303) 273-3512