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Three South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students were awarded prestigious ASME Foundation scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. 

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Friday, December 1, 2017
The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host finalist presentations and awards for the fourth annual Competitive Entrepreneurial Opportunity (CEO) Student Business Plan Competition starting at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2.
Friday, December 1, 2017
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host the 2017 FIRST LEGO League Rapid City Qualifier from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., on Saturday, Dec. 2. in the Surbeck Center Ballroom (Campus Map). This year’s event includes 18 registered teams, which is a record number for this competition.   
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
The community is invited to two holiday music concerts performed at the Cathedral by students in the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology music program.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Dan Dolan, Ph.D., a professor emeritus of mechanical engineering at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, has received the prestigious national Tau Beta Pi McDonald Mentor Award.
Monday, November 27, 2017
Community members are invited to vote on their favorite trees at the annual holiday Parade of Trees from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec.1 in the Surbeck Center at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Cookies and hot cider will be provided throughout these days.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
The Headquarters of the U.S. Army Cadet Command in Fort Knox, Ky. has notified the Department of Military Science at SD Mines that Cadet Alexia Hodgson will serve as a cadet marshal at the 2018 U.S. Army All- American Bowl on Jan. 6, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas. 
Thursday, November 16, 2017
The SD Mines India Club invites the public to celebrate Diwali 2017, featuring cultural foods, entertainment, and a firework show from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, in the Surbeck Center ballroom. The event is free and open to the public.
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