Energy and Climate Law and Policy in Colorado – Webinar

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Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines and the Getches-Wilkinson Center, CU Law School, as we welcome Eric Blank, Chair, Colorado Public Utilities Commission, Julie Murphy, Director, Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, Sharon Jacobs, Associate Professor and Board Member of the Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy, and the Environment, University […]

Due 3/31: Open Call for MURF Research Project Proposals

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The office of Undergraduate Research Scholars is happy to announce we are currently accepting project proposals for MURF 2021-2022! Deadline for submitting a MURF or IMURF project is March 31st, 2021. In an effort to provide funding opportunities for all interested faculty from across disciplines, we no longer require faculty contribution towards the MURF student […]

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Due 4/7: Virtual Undergraduate Research Symposium Apps Open

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We would love is you joined us for this year's virtual undergraduate research symposium! All applications for the virtual undergraduate research symposium are due by April 7th, 2021. The symposium project gallery will go live for comment April 19th and remain live until April 21st. All judging will be complete by April 22nd. There will […]

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General DI&A Council Monthly Meeting

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The purpose of these monthly meetings is to engage all departments and campus units in guiding Mines DI&A, support unit DI&A implementation efforts, share best practices as we implement our Strategic Plan for DI&A, and facilitate communication between the campus community and leadership. General DI&A council meetings are open to the Mines community. At each […]

Modeling the Dynamics of Poverty – Rediet Abebe

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Please join the Daniels Fund and the Division of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences for a virtual talk by Dr. Rediet Abebe, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Abebe will present her current research on a model of economic welfare that incorporates dynamic experiences with shocks and pose a […]

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Assessing U.S. Passenger Vehicle Decarbonization Under Electrification and Automation Uncertainty – Webinar

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Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Fellow Dr. Costa Samaras, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, presenting a webinar titled Assessing U.S. Passenger Vehicle Decarbonization Under Electrification and Automation Uncertainty on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 1:00pm – 2:00pm (MT). TOPIC: ASSESSING U.S. […]

Physics Colloquium: “Metrology with Optical Tweezer Arrays of Neutral Atoms”

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Adam Kaufman University of Colorado @ Boulder, JILA Abstract: Quantum science with neutral atoms has seen great advances in the past two decades. Many of these advances follow from the development of new techniques for cooling, trapping, and controlling atomic samples. As one example, the technique of optical tweezer trapping of neutral atom arrays has […]

Remember the Flight: Writing and Re-Writing Iranian Women’s Lives

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Novelist and literary scholar Jasmin Darznik discusses how Forugh Farrokhzad, Iran's rebel poet, has been transformed and re-imagined outside of Iran, offering new possibilities for how Iranian women are seen--and see themselves--in America and beyond. Bio: Jasmin Darznik is the New York Times-bestselling author of The Bohemians (April 2021), a novel that imagines the friendship between photographer […]

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From Athletics to Engineering: 8 Ways to Support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for All – Webinar

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The Payne Institute for Public Policy, Mines DI&A, and Mines Athletics are pleased to host a webinar book launch featuring Johnnie Johnson and Dr. Michael E. Webber on their new collaboration “From Athletics to Engineering: 8 Ways to Support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for All” on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 10:00am – 11:00am (MT). TOPIC: FROM ATHLETICS TO […]

URSSO Zoom Happy Hour this Wednesday 5:15pm MT!

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URSSO Happy Hours are low-barrier, inclusive events (sometimes with themes or activities) that happen on a regular schedule throughout this semester. Happy Hours are an opportunity for everyone to hang out, catch up, and ask questions if they have them. Occasionally, we cover topics like creating free online portfolios or open source or cheap software […]

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Merit and Equity in a Capitalist Meritocracy – Webinar

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Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome George Sparks, President and CEO of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, presenting a webinar titled Merit and Equity in a Capitalist Meritocracy on Thursday, March 4, 2021 from 9:00am – 10:00am (MT). TOPIC: MERIT AND EQUITY IN […]

Solar in Alberta: What Does it Look Like and How Do We Manage It? – Webinar

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Please join Payne Institute Senior Research Associate Dr. Sara Hastings-Simon, David Keith, and Ed Whittingham, on the Energy vs. Climate series for a webinar titled Solar in Alberta: What Does it Look Like and How Do We Manage It? on Friday, March 5 at 10 a.m. MST. TOPIC: SOLAR IN ALBERTA: WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE AND HOW DO WE […]

PE Distinguished Seminar: Dr. Ding Zhu

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Using Downhole Fiber Optic Sensing Technology to Monitor, Control and Improve Well Performance Register to Attend Using Downhole Fiber Optic Sensing Technology to Monitor, Control and Improve Well Performance Downhole sensing technology today provide engineers continuous measurements for flow condition diagnosis. The measurements include temperature, pressure, acoustic, and strain, with distributed temperature sensors (DTS) and […]

We Need New Myths: A talk with film-maker and novelist Laleh Khadivi

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The world is changing faster, and more intensely, than ever. How are we to reconcile the realities of identity, cultural integrity and humility and compassion as we tick closer to 8 billion souls? We will discuss the ways in which, art, mythology and writing in particular, can possibly serve to pave the way forward into […]

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Policy Perspective for CCUS – Webinar

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Please join the Mines Integrated CCUS Initiative and the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Lee Beck, CCUS Policy Innovation Director, Clean Air Task Force, Samantha McCulloch, Head of CCUS Unit, International Energy Agency, and Michael Weiner, Associate Director, Carbon Utilization Research Council, presenting a webinar titled Policy Perspective […]

Implicit Bias & Microaggressions Bystander Learning Community

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Mines DI&A committed to extending additional opportunities for all of campus to practice what was learned in either the exploring implicit (unconscious) bias and/or minimizing microaggressions workshops this fall. You are invited to continue the conversation and further develop your skills via the Unconscious bias & microaggressions bystander learning community. The community meets every other Thursday from 10:30-11:00 […]

Due 3/15: Receive Research Scholar Distinction at Graduation Application Closes

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Undergraduate Research Scholar Distinction is a notable honor for dedicated undergraduate student researchers. To be distinguished as an Undergraduate Research Scholar at graduation, students must complete at least two semesters of undergraduate research, present their research, and obtain a recommendation from a Mines faculty mentor. Applications for May 2021 graduates are due no later than […]

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Apply to become an Undergraduate Research Ambassador!

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APPLICATIONS FOR 2021-2022 ARE DUE MAY 31st, 2021! BENEFITS INCLUDE: - Professional development skills. - Networking with the research community. - The opportunity to travel to conferences. TO BE ELIGIBLE, YOU MUST: - Have at least two semesters of undergraduate research experience. - Be graduating in spring 2020 or later. - Have maintained a GPA […]

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The Role of Carbon Capture in Helping to Meet Climate Goals – Webinar

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Please join the Mines Integrated CCUS Initiative and the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Dr. Jennifer Wilcox, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Fossil Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, presenting a webinar titled The Role of Carbon Capture in Helping to Meet Climate Goals on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 […]

Governance of Nuclear Energy in a Carbon-Constrained World – Webinar

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Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Fellow Alex Gilbert, Project Manager, Nuclear Innovation Alliance, presenting a webinar titled Governance of Nuclear Energy in a Carbon-Constrained World on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 from 1:00pm – 2:00pm (MT). TOPIC: GOVERNANCE OF NUCLEAR ENERGY IN A CARBON-CONSTRAINED WORLD SPEAKER: PAYNE […]

Engineering Change Live Webinar. The Making of Engineering Change

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Dr. Pearson created Engineering Change Podcast to help REDEFINE the engineering education experience as we know it. Rooted in diversity, inclusion and equity best practices, Dr. Pearson is working to RE-imagine who we see as engineers and what we see as engineering, DE-silo academic programs and problem solving, and FINE-tune academic climate and culture so everyone can […]