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[Apr 17 2015]

Mines to celebrate Earth Day with campus block party on April 26 GOLDEN, Colo., April 17, 2015 – Mines student group, EarthWorks, will be hosting an Earth Day celebration April 26 1-4 p.m. on Kafadar Commons. With help ...more

[Apr 17 2015]

Assoc. Teaching Prof. Persichetti quoted in Boulder Weekly article about pyrolysis ...more

[Apr 16 2015]

Mines ASCE chapter places 4th overall in regional competition The Mines student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) placed fourth overall (out of 13 teams) in the Rocky Mountain Student Conference ...more

[Apr 16 2015]

Professor's activewear research featured in 5280 Magazine ...more

[Apr 15 2015]

Colorado School of Mines announces finalist for president   ...more

[Apr 15 2015]

Arapahoe High senior receives Florence Caldwell Achievement Scholarship GOLDEN, Colo., April 15, 2015 – Allison Bateman, a senior at Arapahoe High School in Centennial, has been awarded the Colorado School of Mines Florence Caldwell ...more

Colorado School of Mines announces
finalist for president

The Colorado School of Mines Board of Trustees announced today that Paul C. Johnson is the finalist for president of Colorado School of Mines.

Johnson has served as dean and executive dean of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University since 2006. He also holds the position of professor in the School of Sustainable Engineering and Built Environment. He is an internationally recognized scholar whose research in soil and groundwater remediation and risk assessment are foundations for widely applied technologies and regulatory guidance. Johnson is the co-author of 12 U.S. patents and has received numerous awards recognizing the impact of his research and contributions to the groundwater profession.

Johnson was selected from a group of candidates recommended to the board by a 16-member search committee comprised of faculty, staff, students, alumni and board members. READ MORE

 

 

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