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.    


South Dakota Mines VexU Robotics team will host a regional VEX robotic competition, called the Robot Rumble, for more than 20 high school teams from across South Dakota, Colorado and surrounding states.

More News

Recent Headlines

Monday, January 9, 2023
South Dakota Mines Spring 2023 STEAM Café lineup includes a wide range of exciting topics.
Friday, January 6, 2023
An area of booming high-tech economic development around South Dakota Mines envisioned in 2016 by city, business, and university leaders is coming to life.
Friday, December 30, 2022
South Dakota Mines has honored 633 students this fall semester for academic excellence. 
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
South Dakota Mines computer engineering major Jaxxen Cheney has built a model of the university campus inside the popular video game Minecraft. 
Monday, December 19, 2022
A decision by the South Dakota Board of Regents (BOR) allows South Dakota Mines to offer in-state rates to incoming freshmen and transfer students from Wisconsin and Illinois starting in the summer of 2023.  
Friday, December 16, 2022
South Dakota Mines 186th commencement ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022, in the Fine Arts Theater at The Monument in Rapid City. Those who wish to view the ceremony online can find information here.  
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
A company that evolved from research at Mines on turning corn stover into a valuable form of graphite has won the 2022 CEO Business Plan Competition at South Dakota Mines.
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