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The Mines Cycling Team pedaled their way to victory this fall. From October 20-22, 2017, the team competed in the USA Cycling Collegiate MTB National Championships in Missoula, Montana. The competition consisted of several races, divided into two disciplines: cross country and gravity. The cross-country competition consisted of a short track (a 25-minute race within a half-mile circuit), a long-distance race over 10-20 miles and a team relay. The gravity competition is a timed downhill course. The Mines team ranked second overall as a Club D2 team out of 18 schools, fifth overall in all 40 club cycling teams...

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Mines Cycling Team

The Mines Cycling Team competed in the USA Cycling Collegiate MTB National Championships in October 2017, placing second overall as a Club D2 team. Check out our latest Miner’s Pic to learn...

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The Trip of a Lifetime: A few thoughts on a Grand Canyon rafting adventure

“It’s a trip of a lifetime. The beauty of the Canyon and the chance to be on the river for a full week was a bucket list experience. The weather was perfect, and I loved sleeping under the stars with the soothing sound of the river. My philosophy for the trip became ‘no regrets.’” Judy Schoonmaker Former Mines faculty member “It’s hard to tell someone why they should go on this trip, because it was an almost indescribable experience. Leaving all of the ‘surface world’ behind and just existing and experiencing the Canyon, the river and my fellow travelers...

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Celebrating I-Day

Every year, Mines celebrates the diversity of our community at International Day, hosted by Mines’ international students. The event features performances and international cuisine to represent the various cultures that make up the Mines community. View photos from this year’s event...

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