Mines News

There's always something newsworthy happening at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. Bookmark this page, or subscribe to our RSS feed, for the latest in news.    


Award-winning math professor Travis Kowalski begins each day by drawing, demonstrating just how math and art co-mingle. 

More News

Recent Headlines

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Eight South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students have been initiated into the Order of Omega national Greek honor society.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
During this year’s 35th annual Mathematical Contest in Modeling, students around the world were asked to ponder what would really happen if the Game of Thrones, dragons were unleashed on the planet. A team from SD Mines completed a 22-page research paper laying out their mathematical model during the four-day long contest.
Monday, April 22, 2019
Dana Dykhouse, the president and chief executive officer of First PREMIER Bank, will deliver the address at the SD Mines 179th commencement ceremony at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 4, at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Ice Arena.  
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Jade Herman, special projects coordinator at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology and alumna of the university, has been awarded the 2018 Graduate Student of the Year by the American Indian Graduate Center.  
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
A new invention now being tested by students and faculty at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology could increase the aerodynamic properties of vehicles and improve gas mileage.    
Monday, April 15, 2019
Ralph Davis, Ph.D., will be the next vice president of research at SD Mines.
Friday, April 12, 2019
Students at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will show off a year’s worth of technical design, research and achievements at the 2019 Senior Design Fair. 
First 1 2 3 4 5  ... Last 

Need more information on a story?

Contact Charles Michael Ray, Communications Manager, at (605) 394-6082 or  Charles.Ray@sdsmt.edu

Have university news?

Send your news item to: 
to get it on the university website. 
(Mines Campus Community only)

Find out more about SD Mines Events

Visit our university  Events Calendar
Student Organization events are posted at our  Mines Link website. 

Hardrocker Fan?

Read more about  Athletics 

More About Mines