Thank you for notifying Colorado School of Mines about a recent milestone in your life. Mines Magazine prints highlights of our alumni’s lives each quarter.

If you have received a promotion or new job recently, please update Class Notes to share this announcement.

Please note: Announcements will be edited to conform to Mines Magazine’s length and style standards. Only news that has occurred within the past two years will be published in the magazine.

Alumni can submit one of the following announcements:

  • A marriage
  • A birth or new addition to the family
  • A significant award
  • Other relevant alumni news

Max file size is 50 MB. A high-resolution, digital photo is required to publish all alumni announcements. For award announcements, include a recent photo of yourself (preferably a headshot) if you do not have an applicable photo of the award ceremony.
Please include the names of the couple, class years (if applicable) date of wedding, location of wedding, names and class years of Mines alumni in the wedding party/in attendance and any other unique information you'd like to include in your announcement.
Please include the child's name, birth date, parent(s) name and any other unique information you'd like to include in your announcement.
Please include the award name, the name of the organization presenting the award, date awarded, location, details about the award, etc.


Wedding Announcement

Following a warm proposal in Maui while on vacation, Emily Freeman ’09 and Benjamin Hughes ’07 were married on a snowy day, March 23, 2013, in Littleton, Colo. More than 16 alumni attended, including best man Nicholas Peterson /03, MS ’09 and groomsmen Ryan Hubbard ’05, MS ’06 and Adam Noelck ’07. The couple met at Mines playing intramural soccer.

Birth Announcement

Andrew ’02, MS ’04 and Sara ’03 Depperschmidt welcomed a baby girl to their family. Osie arrived on August 27, 2013, joining big sisters Exia (5) and Iris (2) and big brother AJ (4).

Award Announcement

Meg Sobkowicz-Kline PhD ’10, an assistant professor in the Plastics Engineering Department at UMass Lowell, received a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation in January for her proposal, “High Speed Reactive Extrusion for Stabilized and Toughened Renewable Polymer Blends and Copolymers.”

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