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Darrin Pagnac, Ph.D., an associate professor in the Geology and Geological Engineering Department at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is the principle investigator of a multi-institution team receiving a National Science Foundation (NSF) award of $400,000 that aims to boost diversity in the geosciences.

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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.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Researchers at SD Mines have completed a groundbreaking study on harmful bacteria found in two important South Dakota waterways. The research, undertaken by Ph.D. candidate Kelsey Murray, found genes related to harmful E. coli in parts of the Big Sioux River and Rapid Creek.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
A student team of coders from the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology took first place in the regional competition of the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), which qualifies SD Mines for the world finals scheduled for April of 2018 in Beijing, China. 
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