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Members of the South Dakota Mines community are deeply saddened by the passing of senior industrial engineering major Grayson Young, who lost his life in a tragic motorcycle accident.  

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020
The team of 20 public safety officers at South Dakota Mines is a reflection of the campus multicultural community. Mines Police Chief Doug Parrow believes the most effective public safety team is one that represents the diversity on campus.  
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
South Dakota Mines supports Board of Regents emphasis on test-optional pathways that allow students to apply for admission without an ACT or SAT test score. 
Monday, October 12, 2020
A woman who lived in the 19th Century is thought to be the first person in history to write computer code. 
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
South Dakota Mines students are undertaking hands-on, real-world projects that help the Department of Defense (DoD) solve problems in a new course called “Innovating for National Security.”
Monday, October 5, 2020
Gamma Biosciences has announced that it acquired South Dakota Mines’ spinoff company Nanopareil, LLC.   
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
In its 2021 rankings, the organization College Factual places South Dakota Mines as the best engineering school for the money out of 319 similar institutions across the United States.  
Thursday, September 24, 2020
South Dakota Mines is home to a new Junior Bladesmithing Championship the competition is open to high school students across the nation who can produce a blade by hand-hammering or trip-hammer forging.
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