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High school students and their families are invited to SD Mines on March 24, June 15 and July 21, to tour departments, residence halls and other facilities and to meet faculty and current students during the annual Go To Mines events. 

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Thursday, March 1, 2018
An estimated 760 middle school girls will converge on the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology campus Tuesday, March 6, for the annual Women in Science Conference.  
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
SD Mines takes over the capitol rotunda in Pierre from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday, March 1. The event allows Mines students, faculty and staff to share their innovative work with state lawmakers and state officials. 
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The 12th annual Dublin Dash 5K Fun Run/Walk begins at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 17. The event is sponsored by the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology’s American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).  
Monday, February 26, 2018
The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology’s Aero Design team will host Flight Night from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, and Monday, March 12, on campus.  
Friday, February 23, 2018
Students and professors in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology are partnering with Rapid City Stevens High School students in a new hands-on education effort to prepare the next generation of engineers and skilled technicians.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology student chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NBSE) and the Office of Multicultural Affairs host the award winning artist and “Gentleman Cartoonist” Keith Knight from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 26, in the Surbeck Center Ballroom at SD Mines (campus map).  The event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
The Hardrocker Sustainability Team completed an energy audit of the Rapid City/School Administration Center (CSAC) and found significant cost and energy savings.  The team worked in partnership with the Rapid City Sustainability Committee through the SD Mines Engineering/Science Projects for Community Service (EPICS) program. 
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