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Student groups from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology step up to serve as volunteers on the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

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Monday, December 10, 2018
Dr. Heather Wilson, Secretary of the United States Air Force and past president of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, will speak at the university’s fall commencement ceremony at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 in the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Theatre.    
Monday, December 10, 2018
Researchers at SD Mines are working with NASA and NOAA officials to use satellite technology to give fire managers a heads up when the fuels are abnormally dry.   The team is creating the Fire Risk Estimation tool (FiRE) 2.0. 
Friday, December 7, 2018
The fifth annual CEO Business Plan Competition at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology wrapped up in early December with new winners who took home more than $10,000 in total prize money that can be used toward their business ideas.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Beginning the summer of 2019, new freshmen and new transfer students from North Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana and Colorado will pay in-state tuition to attend South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is teaming with East Middle School to host the 2018 FIRST LEGO League Rapid City Qualifier from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, at East Middle School.
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Seven South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students have been initiated into the Order of Omega national Greek honor society. 
Saturday, December 1, 2018
The Department of Military Science at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host special guest speaker Colonel Eric Lopez from 4-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 04, 2018, in Classroom Building, Room 204 on the Mines Campus (map here).  
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