Mines News

Release Date Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Main Street Square to Host Hardrocker Night Aug. 29

SD Mines students make liquid nitrogen ice cream during the 2016 Hardrocker Night at Main Street Square.

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology invites the community to Hardrocker Night at Main Street Square from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29.

SD Mines faculty and students will feature activities such as gold panning, liquid nitrogen ice cream, fossil and rock displays and chemistry magic. A variety of student-designed vehicles and projects will also be on display. Scholar-athletes will also interact with families and distribute game schedules. The SD Mines Alumni Association will have a gathering area for alumni to connect and the Hardrockin’ Drama Club will present an improv performance.

Hardrocker Night is hosted in conjunction with Main Street Square’s summer entertainment series, “Thursdays on the Square.” 



About South Dakota Mines  

Founded in 1885, South Dakota Mines is one of the nation’s leading engineering, science and technology universities. South Dakota Mines offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees and a best-in-class education at an affordable price. The university enrolls 2,418 students with an average class size of 24. The South Dakota Mines placement rate for graduates is 97 percent, with an average starting salary of more than $68,685. For these reasons  South Dakota Mines is ranked among the best engineering schools in the country for return on investment. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu and on FacebookTwitter, LinkedInInstagram and Snapchat.

Contact: Mike Ray , 605-394-6082, mike.ray@sdsmt.edu

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