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.    


Kyle Knight, Ph.D., has been selected as the new head of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at South Dakota Mines.

More News

Recent Headlines

Thursday, June 30, 2022
Dr. Eirik Valseth, a Mines alumnus, has been awarded the Marie Curie Fellowship of the European Union, which is among the most prestigious fellowships in Europe. 
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
South Dakota Mines graduates continue to enjoy a very high placement rate in their field of study and an excellent starting salary. The most recent data, from the graduating class of 2021, shows a 97% job placement rate in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields with an average annual starting compensation of $68,685. 
Monday, June 13, 2022
South Dakota Mines faculty, staff, and students joined with members of the university’s Center for Alumni Relations and Advancement in 4,632 hours in community service during the 2021-2022 school year.
Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Maryam Amouamouha, Ph.D., a graduate student at South Dakota Mines, has invented a new device that could revolutionize water treatment and improve water quality and availability around the world.
Monday, June 6, 2022
Bennet Outland, a junior studying mechanical engineering with a focus on robotics at South Dakota Mines, has been awarded the Department of Defense (DoD) Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship.  
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
South Dakota Mines will host hundreds of prospective students during two Go to Mines events this summer.
Friday, May 20, 2022
South Dakota Mines has named 587 students to the Spring 2022 Dean’s List. 
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