Student Highlights

Alexander Garcia

Alexander Garcia

Garcia's (ME '19) advice to new students: Keep an open mind and explore new challenges Read more

ME students receive prestigious fellowships

ME students receive prestigious fellowships

ME students receive prestigious fellowships Read more

Mines team wins award in COVID-19 Maker Challenge

Mines team wins award in COVID-19 Maker Challenge

Advanced Manufacturing grad students win award in COVID-19 Maker Challenge Read more

Matthew Zappulla wins TMS best poster award

Matthew Zappulla wins TMS best poster award

Matthew Zappulla, recent PhD graduate (advisor Brian Thomas), won the best poster award for the Materials Processing and Manufacturing Division at TMS 2020. His poster was titled “Investigating ... Read more

Mines team wins second place at mine rescue competition

Mines team wins second place at mine rescue competition

An interdisciplinary team of students from Colorado School of Mines took second place in the inaugural Canadian International Student Mine Rescue Competition, hosted by the University of British ... Read more

Claire Thomas receives aerospace fellowship

Claire Thomas receives aerospace fellowship

Claire Thomas, one of 40 members of the Brooke Owens Fellowship Class of 2020, will spend 10 weeks working at Made in Space, a company developing manufacturing technology for space, and receive ... Read more

Taryn Tucker receives MLK Jr. Award

Taryn Tucker receives MLK Jr. Award

Taryn Tucker, a junior in mechanical engineering, received the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Award for her work to develop Girls on the Rise, a new program designed to enhance diversity, equity and Read more

Connor McClean

Connor McClean

Connor McClean is a master's (non-thesis) candidate in the Advanced Manufacturing interdisciplinary program and one of Mines' track and field athletes. As an undergraduate, he was on a team that ... Read more

Team of ME students qualifies for NASA Mars challenge

Team of ME students qualifies for NASA Mars challenge

An all-mechanical engineering team of students from Colorado School of Mines is headed to NASA’s Langley Research Center this summer for a competition that is out of this world. Who can extract ... Read more

Manufacturing Innovation Challenge winners

Manufacturing Innovation Challenge winners

ME undergraduates Erchis Erdenebat, Gage Gellerman and Claire Thomas won Mines' inaugural Manufacturing Innovation Challenge and a $3,000 grand prize. The challenge was inspired by the 50th ... Read more

Lauren Sepp

Lauren Sepp

Lauren is a PhD candidate in Mechanical Engineering. Her research, which is focused on serving others, is an extension of her personality. Lauren's PhD work is advancing the field of knowledge in Read more

Team of ME and CS students takes first place at SB Hacks

Team of ME and CS students takes first place at SB Hacks

A team of ME and CS students from Mines took first place at SB Hacks VI, an annual hackathon hosted at University of California, Santa Barbara. The winning team included Mines students Parker ... Read more

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