Mines is published quarterly by Colorado School of Mines and the CSM Alumni Association for alumni and friends of the school. Mines magazine is a critical communication serving the Colorado School of Mines community. Its mission is to keep readers informed about the school, to further the goals of the school and the alumni association, and to foster connectedness.


Nick Sutcliffe
Editor, Mines, and Director of Communications, CSM Alumni Association

Amie Chitwood
Managing Editor, Mines, and Assistant Director of Communications, CSM Alumni Association

Editorial Board
Amie Chitwood, Tina Gianquitto, Karen Gilbert, Peter Han, Trisha Bentz Kendall, John Poate, Matt Showalter ’99, John Spear MS ’94, Nick Sutcliffe

Contributing Writers
Larry Borowsky, Lisa Marshall

Copy Editor
Trisha Bentz Kendall

Art Director
Craig Korn, VeggieGraphics

Administrative Support
Linda Nothnagel, Jo Marie Reeves, Nancy Webb

Website Design
Brandon Aho

Comments and suggestions are welcome—email the editor or call 303.273.3294 M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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