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High school students and their families are invited to SD Mines on Saturday, Sept. 22, and Saturday, Oct. 20, to tour departments, residence halls and other facilities and to meet faculty and current students.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Oglala Lakota College, Purdue University and South Dakota School of Mines & Technology have been awarded a grant from the Ford College Community Challenge (Ford C3) to design and build a multipurpose learning center and greenhouse for the Lakota people of the Pine Ridge Reservation on the Oglala Lakota College He Sapa campus in Rapid City.  
Friday, September 7, 2018
Researchers at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology are helping uncover and stop underground criminal networks that illegally traffic in everything from electronics and drugs to organs and weapons.
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Rocker Days (M-Week) at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is set for Sept. 8-16, with a wide range of activities planned for students, alumni and the community.  
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Entrepreneurial-minded students from high schools and colleges throughout the region are encouraged to enter a “Shark Tank”-like student business plan competition sponsored by local and state partners and hosted by the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology’sCenter of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing and Production (CAMP) program will hold the 8th annual Wharton Challenge 5k run on Saturday, Sept. 15.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Namita Shrestha is the first graduate of a new Ph.D. program in Civil and Environmental Engineering at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. Her work involves harnessing clean energy for widespread use.
Thursday, August 23, 2018
SD Mines has received a $2.16 million grant from the Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office to research and demonstrate cost-effective ways to turn waste from biorefineries, such as ethanol plants, into valuable products.  
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