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1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

September 2017

Trajectories 2017

September 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

Refuel Your Aerospace Network Join us for the newly created Mines Aerospace Interest Group’s & AIAA’s fall networking event, Trajectories, on the Mines campus. This event will include free-range networking, a series of short, Trajectory presentations, and networking based on certain topics related to the aerospace industry.

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Breaking Silence

September 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Free
Breaking Silence

Breaking Silence is a nonprofit that engages and inspires communities to take action and recognize their responsibility for the impact interpersonal violence (IPV) has on our culture. The organization is committed to promoting empathy, healing and open dialogue through a traveling interactive exhibit in which the stories of survivors are brought to life with chilling realism. Download poster

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Breaking Silence

September 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Free
Breaking Silence

Breaking Silence is a nonprofit that engages and inspires communities to take action and recognize their responsibility for the impact interpersonal violence (IPV) has on our culture. The organization is committed to promoting empathy, healing and open dialogue through a traveling interactive exhibit in which the stories of survivors are brought to life with chilling realism. Download poster

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Breaking Silence

September 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Free
Breaking Silence

Breaking Silence is a nonprofit that engages and inspires communities to take action and recognize their responsibility for the impact interpersonal violence (IPV) has on our culture. The organization is committed to promoting empathy, healing and open dialogue through a traveling interactive exhibit in which the stories of survivors are brought to life with chilling realism. Download poster

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Pedagogy Seminar: Flipped Instruction: One Case Study

September 26, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Physics Assistant Professor Eric Toberer will discuss his experiences flipping the classroom. Lunch will be provided; no RSVP necessary. Avery Room, Student Center Presented by the Trefny Innovative Instruction Center, pedagogy seminars are lunchtime learning opportunities designed to expose faculty to important pedagogical practices, develop awareness of other teaching efforts on campus, and provide a venue for faculty and external experts to share and learn about best instructional practices. Lunch is provided at all pedagogy seminars for faculty who attend and participate in the…

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October 2017

Daniels Fund Workshop: Trouble in the CAP Triangle: Strategies for Assessing Engineering Learning

October 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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As a best practice in instructional design, instructors should be concerned with aligning the three vertices of the CAP triangle: content, assessment, and pedagogy. This presentation delves into what this means in practice, including by drawing examples from various kinds of engineering coursework. Special attention is also paid to assessment, including specific strategies that can be used to evaluate student learning of both technical content and professional competencies. Dr. Brent K. Jesiek is an Associate Professor in the Schools of…

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Daniels Fund Public Lecture: Frontiers of Engineering Ethics Education

October 3, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Recently proposed changes to the accreditation criteria for engineering degree programs directly underscore the need for graduates who are able to “recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments.” But what precisely does this mean, and what can be done to cultivate and evaluate such capabilities? This presentation begins to address such questions by drawing insights from the extant literature and a number of in-progress research projects. Four more specific considerations are highlighted: 1) typical student…

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Learn how to get a M.S. in Engineering & Technology Management in just 2 semesters

October 4, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Learn how you can get a masters in Engineering and Technology Management in just two semesters! Join us for an info session on Oct. 4. RSVP here: minesetm.eventbrite.com

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November 2017

African Cultural Night: To the Discovery of Africa

November 10, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
$3
A Friend to Lean On

Join us for an amazing night about Africa and its wonders! The Mines African Student Union (MASU) is organizing the African Cultural Night on Friday, Nov. 10 in Ballrooms A and B in the Student Center. The theme of the event is "To the Discovery of Africa" and will feature: African Dishes, Fashion show with authentic African clothing, poetry readings, singing, dancing performances, and presentations and games. The event aims to bring together diverse African cultures presenting a phenomenal show…

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Mines Community Service Fair

November 16, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Looking for organizations to help out, get volunteer hours, or boost your resume? Come to the first-ever Mines Community Service Fair! This fair will feature local, national and campus organizations looking for volunteers only. The organizations include Peace Corps, Habitat for Humanity, Boys and Girls Club, Salvation Army, Golden Backpack, Cat Care Society, Reading Partners, Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado, National Sports Center for the Disabled, and more. There will also be representatives from the Service Learning LAIS class. Come support…

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Hennebach Program presents Trump’s Impossible Presidency by Jeremi Suri

November 17, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

Friday, November 17, 2017 2-4 p.m. SC Ballrooms D & E — Refreshments Provided The long history of the U.S. presidency tells us a lot about what makes leaders succeed and fail. Donald Trump’s presidency may be doomed to fail for reasons beyond his ideology or his personality. The presidency itself has become, in a word, impossible. Beginning as a small and uncertain position within a large and sprawling democracy, the presidency has grown over two centuries into a towering…

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MAC Tree Lighting

November 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

Let's unite campus in holiday cheer! MAC will provide the lights and decorations for your tree, but you're welcome to bring any additional decorations for your tree. There will be a prize for the best-decorated tree! The prize: a pizza party for your organization! Cookies and hot chocolate will be provided. Plus, holiday crafts! Open to anyone on campus! Sign up your organization or just come decorate a tree with a few of your friends. Sign up on this Google…

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December 2017

Final Friday – Let’s Chat

December 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Free

What is Final Friday - Let's Chat?  It's a monthly get together for graduate students to interact away from the classroom. Come join us for free food, drinks, games and prizes. This month from 2 to 3 p.m., our Mines Improv Group -- The Pungineers -- will be performing, we will be hosting trivia from 3 to 4 p.m.

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Capstone Design Trade Fair

December 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Senior Design Trade Fair

Join the College of Engineering and Computational Sciences for the semi-annual showcase of Capstone Design@Mines (senior design) projects. From hydrokinetic arrays and electric toothbrushes to pediatric prosthetic devices and white water park designs, you won't want to miss the innovation and talent demonstrated by these teams.

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January 2018

Leadership Summit: Conquering Mountains

January 8, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
$5
Leadership Summit

Join us for the annual Leadership Summit, Saturday January 27, noon-4 p.m. Conquering Mountains is what we will spend the afternoon doing as we hear from three great speakers: Lieutenant Colonel Aaron Roof is responsible for the leadership development of 200 Cadets spanning 13 universities and colleges across the Denver, Golden and Boulder areas.  Aaron has 20 years’ experience in leadership and operations management within the US Army with 12 years in Special Operations, including 12 combat deployments. Linda Childears President and…

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Luncheon

January 16, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
A Friend to Lean On

Please join us on Tuesday, January 16, to honor and celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. Our community luncheon will be followed by keynote speaker, Reverend Dr. Dawn Riley Duval. A Denver, Colorado native, Reverend Dawn Riley Duval is a social justice truth teller, a community organizer, a religious first responder, and is best known for her prophetic voice and community building as a leader in the Black Lives Matter movement. Rev. Dawn has a Master’s Degree…

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Engineering & Technology Management Info Session

January 31, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Learn more about this exceptional Masters program at Colorado School of Mines! Earn your MS in two semesters (30 credits) Enhance leadership and management skills Amplify communication, project management and business analytics skills Develop personal and professional networks Focused curriculum specifically designed for students with a STEM background Open broad career opportunitiesDinner is on us! Join us at the ETM info session on Jan. 31 by RSVPing here.

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February 2018

Special Seminar: Professor Heiner Igel

February 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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 “Computational Seismology: A Very Short Introduction” Dr. Heiner Igel, Professor of Seismology, Department of Earth Sciences, Ludwig-Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany What is under the hood of current seismic simulation software aiming at 3-D wave propagation solutions? The goal of this lecture is to teach elements of numerical methods that constitute current elastic wave simulation software. The methods we will discuss include the finite-difference method, aspects of pseudospectral methods and the spectral element method, as well as the Discontinuous Galerkin Method. We will address questions like:…

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GE Department: Student Research Fair With Geophysics

February 22, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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GE Department: Student Research Fair With Geophysics - Sponsored by ConocoPhillips Thursday, February 22, 4-6pm in Ballrooms A, B & C, Ben Parker Student Center

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Blaster Awards

Making the Connection for Accepted Female Students

February 23, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This Making the Connection event is designed for accepted female students and families who are interested in learning more about the Mines community, leadership opportunities and support services. Event dates: February 23, March 16 and April 6. Register here.

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March 2018

Brown Hall

Meet Me @ Mines for Accepted First-Gen Students

March 10, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This event is for our accepted first generation students and their families who are interested in learning more about our community, support services and what it's like to be a student at Mines. Event dates: March 10 and April 7. Register here.

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Women’s History Month Luncheon

March 14, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

PRESENTER: Robbie Rice Gries TOPIC: “Pioneering Women in Petroleum Geology - Celebrating 100 Years!” DATE: Wednesday, March 14 TIME: Buffet lunch begins at 11:45 a.m. Presentation is from 12:10 - 12:50 p.m. LOCATION: Grand Ballroom – Student Center FOR:  Mines Students, Faculty and Staff Only RSVP: Accepts only by Thursday, March 8 at the following link: https://orgsync.com/84346/forms/303754

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Blaster Awards

Making the Connection for Accepted Female Students

March 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
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One event on March 16, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on April 6, 2018 at 9:00am

Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This Making the Connection event is designed for accepted female students and families who are interested in learning more about the Mines community, leadership opportunities and support services. Event dates: February 23, March 16 and April 6. Register here.

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April 2018

GRADS

Graduate Research and Discovery Symposium

April 4, 2018 - April 5, 2018
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Graduate research is a central element to graduate life at Mines. Each year, the GSG holds a exhibition, where graduate (and undergraduate) students from Mines, as well as other institutions, come together to showcase their work. Students are adjudicated on the quality of their presentations, and prizes are given to the top presenters. In recent years, the research exhibition has grown in the number and diversity of sessions. Based on this phenomenal success, an innovative conference experience was designed for…

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Blaster Awards

Making the Connection for Accepted Female Students

April 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
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One event on March 16, 2018 at 9:00am

One event on April 6, 2018 at 9:00am

Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This Making the Connection event is designed for accepted female students and families who are interested in learning more about the Mines community, leadership opportunities and support services. Event dates: February 23, March 16 and April 6. Register here.

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Brown Hall

Meet Me @ Mines for Accepted First-Gen Students

April 7, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on April 7, 2018 at 8:30am

Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This event is for our accepted first generation students and their families who are interested in learning more about our community, support services and what it's like to be a student at Mines. Event dates: March 10 and April 7. Register here.

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The Payne Institute presents: Christopher Elvidge

April 11, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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The Payne Institute presents: Christopher Elvidge Open to the Mines community and the public Elvidge has twenty three years of experience with satellite low light imaging data, starting in 1994.  Initially this was with data collected by the U.S. Air Force Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) Operational Linescan System (OLS).  From 2012 forward the effort has been with data from NOAA’s Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS).  Elvidge pioneered the development of global nighttime lights and lead the production of…

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Daniels Fund Luncheon Talk: When Emerging Technologies Confront Wildness

April 19, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

The Daniels Fund Program in Professional Ethics Education invites you to a luncheon talk given by Dr. Christopher J. Preston (University of Montana) titled "When Emerging Technologies Confront Wildness." Lunch will be provided. Please complete the RSVP form if you are interested: http://danielsfund.mines.edu/preston Abstract: Powerful emerging technologies such as synthetic biology and climate engineering are creating new types of artifacts on increasingly dramatic scales. Artificial genomes and artificial climates would provide humans with unprecedented capacity to transform nature and with…

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May 2018

SWE Continuum

May 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Come celebrate the graduating women of Mines at the Fall SWE Continuum in the Student Center Ballrooms. In the spring of 1999, Susan Rainey, a SWE member and graduating senior, wanted to honor and recognize the women graduating from Mines. Susan was responsible for bringing SWE, WISEM, and the Mines Alumni Association together to develop and sponsor the biannual event – “The Continuum.” Each fall and spring semester, on the Wednesday evening before graduation, family, friends, alumnae, and the Mines community…

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August 2018

Mineral & Energy Economics Kickoff

August 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Join the Division of Economics and Business’ Mineral and Energy Economics Program for a special kickoff event featuring representatives from Wood Mackenzie, followed by a Python tutorial. Breakfast and lunch served - Laptops suggested. 9am - 4pm in the Student Center, Ballrooms D&E.

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September 2018

University Innovation Fellows Meet-Up

September 6, 2018 - September 9, 2018
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

A large part of the University Innovation Fellows program includes regional meetups – conferences hosted by individual universities showcasing the innovative and entrepreneurial resources offered by the university and community through workshops, speakers and community builders. The Colorado School of Mines University Innovation Fellows are hosting the Mile High Regional Meetup in Golden on September 6-9 of 2018.

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WIRED for Work!

September 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Career Day

WIRED for Work! Professional Development Practice Connect with employers for tips on speed networking, resume reviews and other advise to be successful at Career Day! This event will provide an excellent opportunity for students to hone interviewing skills, learn tips for success straight from the employers’ perspectives, and meet with recruiters in a relaxed setting, while getting last minute help with resumes. Join us between 11 a.m.-1 p.m. for table talks and speed networking, and 1-3 p.m. for drop-in resume reviews…

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Constitution Day Presentation

September 17, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Free

Join the presentation on The Constitution and the Limits of 3-D Printers! As technology advances, our ability to "speak" grows as well. No longer is communication limited to the alphabet and punctuation. We've far surpassed fonts, colors and even emoticons. The typewriter is now resigned to cultural space in old black and white movies, and has given way to word processors, laser printers and photocopiers. Now we can print objects with both utility and expressive meaning on 3-D printers. Now,…

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October 2018

ETM Info Session

October 11, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Register now at Fall18ETM.eventbrite.com - space is limited as food is provided!

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Hennebach Program: Re-Emerging China

October 22, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Free

Hennebach Program Presents Re-Emerging China: Implications for Global and Local Technology   Four leading experts on China, discuss the implications of the great power's return to the global stage and what it means for scientists and engineers in the coming decades. China Cyber-war Policy  by:  Elizabeth Davis The Three Gorges Dam: What Americans Don't Know  by: Carl Mitcham The Many Rises of China in Modern Times by: Timothy Weston The Professional Formation of Confucian Engineers by: Qin Zhu   Co-sponsored by Global Politics & Society Minor

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November 2018

African Culture Night

November 2, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
$3

Mines African Student Union (MASU) and the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) invite students, staff and faculty to enjoy a night of African culture, cuisine, history and music!

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Transgender Awareness Week Booth

November 12, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

oSTEM will be on Pedestrian Plaza celebrating Transgender Awareness Week by providing resources for the community and allies!

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Transgender Day of Remembrance Booth

November 20, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

oSTEM is hosting a booth on Pedestrian Plaza to pay tribute to the transgender people who have been unlawfully killed due to their identities and will be providing resources for the community and their allies.

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December 2018

DI&A Coffee and Convo

December 4, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
$20

Come share your feedback on diversity, inclusion, and access concerns/challenges/opportunities with this year's DI&A Council. The first 20 specialty coffee drinks are on us! This year's Council is underway, and members would like your feedback on some of the initiatives they are working on this year. This informal coffee chat also presents an opportunity for the Mines community to share some of their concerns/challenges/opportunities surrounding diversity, inclusion, and access on campus. Feedback will be considered as the Council moves forward.…

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January 2019

Diversity, Inclusion & Access Strategic Plan Town Hall

January 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Student Center Ballrooms BC The Diversity, Inclusion & Access Strategic Plan will be released to campus for open comment on Tuesday, January 15. Join DI&A Council Members and Council Sponsors at the first of two campus community town halls to learn about the evolution of the Strategic Plan, and to hear why your review and input matters. The hour-long town hall is broken into two, :30 sessions. Mines community members are welcome to arrive at 11:00 AM or 11:30 AM.…

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2019 Mines Leadership Summit: Navigating the Valleys

January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
$5

The Mines Leadership Summit is an opportunity for students to attend a miniature professional development conference on campus. The 2019 Summit theme is Navigating the Valleys, which will focus on resiliency and how to lead and persist when times are hard. The summit will have three speakers who will each share different stories, experiences, and guidance on how to navigate the valleys. The speakers will also each lead their own debriefing activity to help students process through what they’re hearing…

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February 2019

GE Department: Student Research Fair With Geophysics

February 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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GE Department: Student Research Fair With Geophysics - Sponsored by ConocoPhillips Thursday, February 21, 4-6pm in the Grand Ballroom, Ben Parker Student Center

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SASE Asian Cultural Festival

February 22 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Free

-Title: 2019 SASE's Asian Cultural Festival -Price: FREE ADMISSION -Featuring FOOD and Performances! -Where: Student Center Ballrooms A. B, & C -When: February 22nd 2019 -Time: 5:30PM-9:00PM -Food Tickets: $1.00 per scoop (7.5% tax included) -Prizes and LOTS of Fun! -Performances of the following: -Traditional Chinese Oriental Performance -Dragon Dance -Lion Dance -Vietnamese Dance -Cambodian Dance 2019 Schedule 5:30-6:00 Tickets & Food Arrivals & Welcome 6:00-6:30 Tickets & Food Meet & Greet with Performers 6:30-6:45 Food Welcome and Introduction 6:45-7:15…

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Payne Institute Distinguished Speaker Nicolas Maennling

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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| Student Center - Ballroom E |  Nicolas Maennling leads the economics and policy research at CCSI. He is a development economist with experience in the public and private sectors.

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March 2019

Engineering and Technology Management MS Information Session

March 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Free

Get your Masters Degree in Engineering and Technology Management in just two semesters Attend an info session to learn more - includes complimentary food and drinks. Why consider ETM? Earn your MS in two semesters (30 credits) Enhance leadership and management skills Amplify communication, project management and business analytics skills Develop personal and professional networks Focused curriculum specifically designed for students with a STEM background Open broad career opportunities RSVP required, visit Spring19ETM.eventbrite.com. For more information, visit EconBus.Mines.edu.

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Career Panel: Careers in Aerospace, Aviation, and Defense

March 12 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Interested in learning more about career possibilities within the Aerospace, Defense, and Aviation field? Come meet representatives and Mines Alums from 5 different organizations to learn about a day-in-the life of these types of organizations. You will hear a little about current projects they are working on in addition to some GREAT tips on how to prepare for careers in this industry. You will have a chance to ask questions and network with the individuals after the presentation.

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Student SAFEzone Training

March 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This student-led training is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about the LGBTQ+ community both on and away from campus. This workshop includes statistics from Mines, the concept of identity spectra, vocabulary, examples, and discussions surrounding how to be an Ally to the community. We encourage questions and participation in this safe and open environment.

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April 2019

Online Teaching and Learning with Amy Landis

April 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Are you interested in teaching and learning online? Join faculty and students to explore online at Mines. This session will provide an overview of what it means to teach online from the instructor's perspective and what it means to learn online from a student's perspective. With special guests from Civil and Environmental Engineering. Visit the Eventbrite link below to register.

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Online Teaching and Learning with Space Resources

April 15 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Are you interested in teaching and learning online? Join faculty and students to explore online at Mines with special guests from Space Resources. This session will provide an overview of what it means to teach online from the instructor's perspective and what it means to learn online from the student's perspective. Visit the Eventbrite link below to register.

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MEE@50: Celebrating 50 years of Mineral & Energy Economics

April 16 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Celebrating 50 years in Mineral and Energy Economics The event will be held on April 16, 2019 in the Grand Ballrooms of the Ben H. Parker Student Center. Join fellow alumni, faculty, staff and friends as we celebrate the impact of the Mineral and Energy Economics (MEE) program throughout the last 50 years. Enjoy networking and mingling, hors d’oeuvres and a short program. Campus tour will start at 4:30 pm, networking reception at 5:30 pm, President Paul Johnson and Dr.…

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SEECers Symposium on Housing Insecurity

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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The mission of the Humanitarian Engineering SEECers Symposium is to encourage students and professionals to incorporate the human-centered design approach into their engineering projects and explore the socio-technical nature of real-world problems. Through the topic of housing insecurity, we will explore how engineers and professionals of other disciplines can collaborate with communities to have a wide and positive impact on this aspect of society. This symposium will incorporate guest speakers well-versed in housing insecurity as well as round-table discussions with…

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May 2019

Cornerstone Final Presentations

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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This semester's challenge is "Reimagine Packaging." Stop in for 15 minutes, or stay for the whole event and enjoy some snacks and beverages.  This year, over 25 teams will display their design projects. Listen to Mines students discuss their process and their final solutions, and meet Mines faculty who have guided and supported our students along the way.

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June 2019

Ramona Graves: Retirement Reception

June 6 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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You're invited to celebrate Ramona Graves! Please join us in celebration of this iconic Oredigger!Thursday, June 6, 2019 3:00-6:00 p.m. Ben H. Parker Student Center Grand Ballrooms

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July 2019

Women Engineering Change and Blazing Their Own Trails: Colorado School of Mines and the Colorado Classic

July 26 @ 9:30 am
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
Women bike racers

The Colorado Classic, a four-stage women’s pro road cycling race, and Colorado School of Mines, are joining forces to celebrate trailblazing women, athletes, and engineers as a part of the climb to this year’s Colorado Classic (August 22-25). On Friday, July 26, Mines and the Colorado Classic will convene a panel of women who are leading the pack in their respective sports, fields and communities. The event’s keynote panel will feature a collegiate cycling and triathlon champion, an author and the…

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August 2019

All Campus Welcome Reception

August 16 @ 3:45 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States

Take an opportunity to mingle with your colleagues and meet new Provost Rick Holz and this year’s new faculty. Rick Holz joined Colorado School of Mines in June from Marquette University.

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September 2019

WIRED for Work!

September 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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WIRED for Work! Professional Development Practice Resume reviews and advice from Career Day employers. Students may drop in to have your resume reviewed by industry professionals, ease nerves before Career Day and brush up your resume. Practice your 30-second introduction in an informal setting before being "on" at Career Day! Monday, September 9, 12 - 3 p.m. Student Center Ballrooms

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Trefny Center Workshop: Creating an Inclusive Environment

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Learn strategies to create inclusive environments. First of two part consecutive workshops on Engineering Inclusive Environments. Please register for one or both parts of the series through the Eventbrite link below. Beverages and snacks provided.

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Trefny Center Workshop: Managing and Maintaining an Inclusive Environment

September 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Learn about norms and consequences and how they can be used to manage and maintain inclusive environments. Second of two part consecutive workshops on Engineering Inclusive Environments. Please register for one or both parts of the series through Eventbrite link below. Beverages and snacks provided.

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Trefny Center Workshop Dynamic Lectures: Engaging Students in their Learning

September 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Learn strategies to make your lectures more dynamic and engaging for students.

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October 2019

Trefny Center Workshop: Discussions or Crickets?

October 3 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Do you experience silence when hoping for student discussion? Explore how you can promote meaningful discussions that advance learning. Beverages and snacks provided. Please register through the Eventbrite link below.

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December 2019

Capstone Senior Design Showcase

December 3 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Ben H. Parker Student Center, 1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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Please join us for the annual Capstone Design@MINES Showcase. More than 20 teams will display their yearlong, client-driven design projects. In addition to learning from Mines students, you can also meet project sponsors and Mines faculty who have supported our students along the way. Capstone student projects are always inspiring, so don’t miss this opportunity to experience the next generation of engineering innovations.

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