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[Apr 15 2014]

President’s Distinguished Lecture Series: Water Resources and Energy Development & Production GOLDEN, Colo., April 15, 2014 – The President's Distinguished Lecture Series presents “Water Resources and Energy Development & Production,” at 7 ...more

[Apr 15 2014]

Mines study on water treatment technologies referenced on Water Online ...more

[Apr 15 2014]

Engineering Students travel to Nicaragua for Social Survey By Andrew HoffmanThe Oredigger Members of the Engineers Without Borders / Bridges to Prosperity (EWB/B2P) student organization at the Colorado School of Mines ...more

[Apr 15 2014]

Mines adjunct faculty member receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers GOLDEN, Colo., April 15, 2014 – Gavin Hayes, of the U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center and a member of the geophysics adjunct ...more

[Apr 15 2014]

Mines professors interview “Invisible Innovators” GOLDEN, Colo., April 15, 2014 –Colorado School of Mines Liberal Arts and International Studies professors Jessica Rolston and Juan Lucena are conducting interviews ...more

[Apr 14 2014]

Equestrian Team member qualifies for National Finals Colorado School of Mines Equestrian Team president Allison Pelzel qualified for the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Nationals Finals after competing ...more

Students designing custom ski cores for local company

Green Light Skis

Colorado School of Mines senior design team, G-Turn Ski Cores, is working on constructing all mountain, powder and terrain park ski cores for the Colorado-based company, Green Light Skis. Six mechanical engineering students and one electrical engineering student are testing ski cores for bending, shear and torsion until failure.

“One of the complications with the project is the skis are laminated, they’re not quite as straight-forward as what we learned as undergrads; we’ve had to dive in a little deeper to do a SolidWorks FEA analysis,” team leader and mechanical engineering student Shane Rumley said. READ MORE...

 

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