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Oredigger Headlines

In our Summer 2017 issue, we investigated the history of Mines’ student newspaper, The Oredigger, to see the issues it has covered and how the tradition has carried through to today. Below are some of our favorite headlines over the years and provide a taste of the issues that were important to Mines students over the years. Headlines through the decades 1921: “Miners Make Good Record in Manly Art” 1924: “Van Tuyl Writes Popular Oil Book” 1936: “Houses Awake to Find Trophies Have Walked Out” 1937: “Freshman Will Clean, Paint Mines ‘M’ Soon” 1939: “Lieutenant Hill Will Leave Mines at End of Semester: Transferred...

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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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