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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. 

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016
PayScale’s newest annual College Return on Investment Report ranks the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology 24th nationally for return on investment (ROI) with a 20-year net ROI of $718,000 – in front of the likes of Purdue, Columbia, Dartmouth and major research, engineering and science universities like Michigan and Virginia Tech.
Monday, April 25, 2016
Darren Clabo, state fire meteorologist and South Dakota School of Mines & Technology faculty member, will present the “2016 South Dakota Wildfire Seasonal Outlook” at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 28, in the Mineral Industries Building, room 222, on campus. The presentation is open to the public, and the media is invited to attend.
Friday, April 22, 2016
A new initiative at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, funded by the state Legislature, will support critical math-readiness skills of the next generation of scientists and engineers. The MathSpark program will serve an estimated 600 future scientists and engineers thanks to $250,000 in support from the Legislature and Gov. Dennis Daugaard.  
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Vaughn Vargas, a senior industrial engineering major at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, was named recipient of the prestigious Truman Scholarship and will receive a $30,000 scholarship to continue graduate studies.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Alumnus Michael Black, who has served as director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs in Washington since 2010, will deliver the keynote address to nearly 400 graduates and their families at the 173rd commencement. Spring graduation will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Ice Arena. 
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
The 2016 SD Mines Student Research Symposium highlighted the projects of 100 graduate and undergraduate students.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) will host a “Severe Weather Awareness and Preparedness” event from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, in the Electrical Engineering & Physics Building, room 252, on campus.
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