Friday, May 13, 2016
“Refuge,” a new exhibit by Deborah Mitchell, Mines associate professor and director of the Apex Gallery, will run through Aug. 27 at The Dahl Arts Center, 713 Seventh St.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
engineering students received departmental mentor scholarships funded by industry partners Cargill
and Nucor, longtime university supporters and drivers of the newly-formed
Design for Manufacturing curriculum. The new mentor program is
supported by several key industry partners, including Cargill, Nucor and
Caterpillar, who were already deeply involved at South Dakota Mines before the
new hands-on lab design program became a formal curriculum.
Monday, May 9, 2016
a metallurgical engineering major who graduated from South Dakota Mines on Saturday, has been named the Rotary Foundation Global
Grant Scholar, earning a $50,000 scholarship to study water and sanitation
issues at the University of Leeds, England.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
The public is invited to
the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology campus on Wednesday, May 18,
to learn more about the international mega-science neutrino project planned
between the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead and Fermi National
Accelerator Laboratory near Chicago.
The evening will begin
with a 5:30 p.m. social hour featuring a hands-on activity and show-and-tell
items from the Sanford Lab, followed by a 6:30 p.m. presentation and
question-and-answer session lead by Kate Scholberg, Ph.D., a physicist from
Duke University who is collaborating on the DUNE experiment. The event will be
held in the Surbeck Center ballroom.
Monday, May 2, 2016
Mechanical engineering students will showcase their projects at the Design for Manufacturing Fair, from 8-10 a.m. Friday, May 6, in the Christensen Hall of Fame room of the King Center.
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The traditional finals-week late-night study breakfast will be served to hundreds of students at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology from 9-10:30 p.m. Sunday, May 1.
Friday, April 29, 2016
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology alumnus David LaPorte has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to Guatemala in engineering from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. LaPorte will be researching at Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, with the cooperation of Coordinadora Nacional para le Reduccion de Desastres, as part of a project to develop cost-effective ways for residents of at-risk communities to monitor the movement of the large landslides on which they live.