Events

Join us in welcoming incoming freshman to the Mines community and recent graduates to the area at our welcome parties around the country!

June 22-24, 2018 | Limited space - register today!
12 p.m. | Departure from Golden to Buena Vista, CO
Take a weekend adventure to summit a Colorado 14er, whitewater raft, sleep under the stars and soak in some hot springs! Hosted by the Outdoor Rec Center; alumni and current students invited.

Thursday, July 12, 11:30 a.m.
Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse 
 

Tuesday, July 17, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Tattered Cover Book Store OR virtually
2526 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80206

August 2-5, 2018 | Limited space - register today!
Join the Outdoor Rec Center for four days of backpacking in Rocky Mountain National Park. Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to explore one of Colorado's most scenic protected areas and connect with fellow alumni and current students.

Tuesday, Aug. 14, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Colorado School of Mines - Student Center
Listen to Mines faculty and staff share their ideas on how to better engineer learning for Mines students. 

Oct. 22-28, 2018 | This trip is now full. 
Join fellow Mines alumni and friends to experience one of the globe’s most geologically-significant landscapes on this seven-day adventure exploring the country’s most breathtaking natural wonders. 
September 27-29, 2018
Golden, CO 80401
Join fellow Mines alumni, professors and students to celebrate the Oredigger spirit during Homecominng weekend! 

May 8-15, 2019 | Registration opens soon
Back by popular demand! Check one off your bucket list and join us on this seven-day rafting adventure with expert geologist, Mines alumnus and professor, Dr. Steve Sonnenberg '81.