Mines News

Release Date Friday, February 3, 2017

STEM Career Night Opens Door for Potential Mines Students

RAPID CITY, SD (Feb. 3, 2017) – South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host prospective high school students and their families at the second annual STEM Career Night.

Academic departments and campus organizations will offer hands-on activities and interactive displays. Mines students will share their campus experiences, as well as reflect on internship experiences and future career plans. 

STEM Career Night will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, in the Surbeck Center ballroom on campus. The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Samantha Smith at samantha.smith@sdsmt.edu or Brittney Lystad at brittney.lystad@sdsmt.edu.

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About SD Mines

Founded in 1885, the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is a science and engineering research university located in Rapid City, S.D., offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The university enrolls 2,859 students with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1. The SD School of Mines placement rate is 98 percent, with an average starting salary of $63,500. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu and on Facebook and Twitter.

Contact: Charles Michael Ray , 605-394-6082, Charles.Ray@sdsmt.edu