Mines-NREL-NIST “Emerging Leaders” Distinguished Lecture

Faculty, staff and students from Mines, NREL and NIST are invited for an evening lecture and networking event, featuring an emerging leader in carbon reduction, Dr. Prannoy Suraneni, Assistant Professor of Civil & Architectural Engineering ... Read more

Nexus Seed Grants Winners Announced for Summer 2023

Mines and NREL formally launched the Nexus initiative in 2019 to strengthen and expand collaboration between the two institutions. The goal is to develop joint research initiatives, partnerships, student exchanges, and funding opportunities in ... Read more

Broomfield High School wins 2023 State Engineering Design Competition

A team from Broomfield High School won the Rocky Mountain MESA Jamboree engineering competition on Saturday, April 29th, at Coors Tek on the Colorado School of Mines campus.  The team was awarded a “1st Place All Around Best Team” finish. The ... Read more

Calling for Volunteer Judges!

Help judge our high school student engineering design competition! For the third year in a row (second in-person, post-Covid), Rocky Mountain MESA (Math, Engineering, Science Achievement) will put on the State Engineering Design Competition ... Read more

Dates announced for Summer Workshop on Energy Education (SWEET)!

The Mines-NREL Nexus "Summer Workshop on Energy Education for Teachers" is returning in 2023, for a fourth year of educator training on the latest and more innovative clean energy technologies. To be held June 6-7, 2023 on the campus of ... Read more

Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Ryan Richards

Faculty Senate is proud to host 2023 Distinguished Lecturer, Dr. Ryan Richards, in an in-person and virtual event on Perspectives in Chemistry and Community. On Tuesday, March 7th in the Student Center Grand Ballrooms. Open house begins at ... Read more

Good Progress in Building Global Energy Business Park “Glo Park” in Golden, Colorado

News on advancements of the Global Energy Park development, "Glo Park," came into Nexus today. The Glo Park project is attracting interest from international companies involved in the energy transition, highlighting Colorado as an important ... Read more

Mines researchers seek concrete solutions to infrastructure challenges

Lori Tunstall, Assistant Professional of Civil and Environmental Engineer and Nexus member, is featured in Mines Magazine for her work on improving concrete's durability and developing alternative materials, with biochar, mine tailings and ... Read more