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.”  For more details click here.



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 2,529 students with an average class size of 24. The SD School of Mines placement rate for graduates is 97 percent, with an average starting salary of more than $63,350. Find us online at sdsmt.edu and on  Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Snapchat

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