The Colorado School of Mines has appointed Paul C. Johnson as the 17th president.
Johnson Appointed President
Mines’ Next Big Win will be Sept. 4-5 as we celebrate the CCAC Football Grand Opening Weekend
Clear Creek Athletics Complex
The Department of Mining Engineering is revitalizing its programming to incorporate sustainable mining practices and technological training.
Mines prepares for a new age of mining
Subsurface life forms that don’t need the sun may hold the key to understanding the possibility of life elsewhere in the universe.
Going Deep for Far-Out Life
Alumni engineers help send Orion into deep space.
From Mines to Mars
The funding will be used for extensive renovations and upgrades to the Edgar Mine in Idaho Springs, Colorado.
Freeport-McMoran Foundation Donates $1M to Mines

Recent News

Physics professor wins teaching award
Eric Toberer has received the Cottrell Scholar Award.

Program helps raise GPAs
The Bounce Back Program provides resiliency-focused academic coaching.

Students explore moving African village
Humanitarian engineering students design plans to relocate an African village displaced by mining operations.

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