Mines News

Release Date Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Main Street Square to Host Hardrocker Night Aug. 17

RAPID CITY, S.D. (Aug. 15, 2017) – The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology invites the community to Hardrocker Night at Main Street Square from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 17.
 
SD Mines faculty and students will host activities such as gold panning, blacksmithing, liquid nitrogen root beer floats, a chemistry magic show, and a variety of student-designed vehicles will be displayed. 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.
 
Hardrocker Night is hosted in conjunction with Main Street Square’s summer concert series and will feature Randy McAllister, a Grammy-nominated blues, soul and roots artist. For more details, visit www.mainstreetsquarerc.com.

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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 2,778 students with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1. The SD School of Mines placement rate for graduates is 97 percent, with an average starting salary of more than $61,300. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu and on  Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Snapchat

Contact: Dani Mason, (605) 394-2554, danielle.mason@sdsmt.edu