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This Week at Mines

Mines has started a new podcast, called “This Week at Mines.” The podcast highlights some of the major events happening on campus each week and includes student and alumni interviews. Follow “This Week at Mines” on Facebook to stay up-to-date with all that is happening on campus. Check back in for a special alumni edition to find out all you need to know about Homecoming...

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This year, Mines’ Hennebach Program sponsored an exhibition at the Foothills Art Center in Golden called “Indivisible.” The Hennebach Photography as Activism class collaborates with the Advanced Poetry Workshop for a dialogue between the camera and the page. “Indivisible” was a call and response to the current threats that endanger the ideals of America and featured the work of Mines students. The exhibition ran from April 27-June 3, 2017.   Find out more about the Hennebach...

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Mines students organized a campus version of the popular TED Talks, with the aim of bringing new ideas to the community. The talks included “Failing Successfully in Education,” “The Power of &,” “The Breakdown of Women in STEM” and a discussion about ethics and engineering. Watch the videos below and visit TEDxCSM’s website for more...

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Laser-Cut Lamp

In January, Mines student Michael Ennis (Class of 2017) set up a timelapse video in one of Mines’ makerspaces using a laser woodcutter to make pieces for a lamp. Watch his timelapse video of the woodcutting process and then watch him put the pieces together into a final...

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An Eye for the Arts

Daniel Rose (metallurgical and materials engineering, Class of 2017) may have limited experience with the visual arts, only being an active photographer for about a year and a half, but he doesn’t let that hold him back. Rose took the photo above as part of a shoot he did for his friend, Jerimiah Owens, a professional pianist and musical director and instructor based in Boulder, Colorado. “We put together a large spread of pro le photos and a few more off-the-wall ones,” Rose said. “Although his face is not featured, we felt this one in particular captured his spirit quite...

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