SDSM&T Newsuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530062024-02-23T09:54:57Zuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253007Doing Brotherhood Different and Better<p> Doing Brotherhood Different – And Better Dating back nearly 200 years, Greek life has been interwoven into the traditional American college experience. But Greek life itself is changing. The brothers of Lambda Chi Alpha stand outside Safeway after collecting food for the annual Martin Luther K</p>2024-02-22T08:45:00-07:002024-02-22T08:45:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253008NSF Funds Drinking Water Treatment Byproducts Research<p> NSF Grant Studying Drinking Water Treatment Byproducts Awarded to Mines Assistant Professor Tao Ye, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Civil &amp;amp; Environmental Engineering at South Dakota Mines, is Mines’ primary investigator on a recently awarded three-year grant from the National Science Fou</p>2024-02-20T07:50:00-07:002024-02-20T07:50:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530092024 E Week<p> South Dakota Mines Celebrates 47th Annual Engineers Week The 2024 Engineers Week will be held Feb. 20-24 with free events for the campus community, area students and the general public. Engineering Week, or E-Week for short, is a weeklong celebration of engineering and will be held from Feb.</p>2024-02-16T07:40:00-07:002024-02-16T07:40:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253010Spring 2024 Rock and Fossil ID Day<p> Museum of Geology Invites Public to Rock &amp;amp; Fossil ID Day The public is invited to bring their backyard fossil or rock finds to the South Dakota Mines Museum of Geology on Saturday, Feb. 17, for the annual spring Rock and Fossil ID Day . The Museum of Geology at South Dakota Mines is </p>2024-02-14T07:20:00-07:002024-02-14T07:20:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530112024 Wellness Fair<p> South Dakota Mines to Hold its 25th Annual Wellness Fair Thursday South Dakota Mines will hold its 25th annual Wellness Fair on Thursday, Feb. 15, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Beck Ballroom in the Surbeck Center.&#160; The South Dakota Mines Wellness Fair is Feb. 15 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Surbeck</p>2024-02-13T11:10:00-07:002024-02-13T11:10:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253012South Dakota Mines Strengthens its Connection to Local Arts Scene<p> South Dakota Mines Strengthens its Connection to Local Arts Scene South Dakota Mines and the Rapid City Arts Council have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to continue collaborating in the areas of arts and STEM.&#160;&#160; Jacqui Dietrich, director of the Rapid City Arts Council</p>2024-02-09T07:10:00-07:002024-02-09T07:10:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253013Cell-Free Manufacturing<p> South Dakota Mines Establishes Cell-Free Manufacturing Lab to Research Development of Biodegradable Materials South Dakota Mines has received a $500,000 National Science Foundation seed grant to establish a cell-free manufacturing lab with the goal of researching the development of biodegradable plastics a</p>2024-02-06T07:25:00-07:002024-02-06T07:25:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530142024 Spring Career Fair<p> South Dakota Mines Hosts Spring Career Fair South Dakota Mines will hold its spring Career Fair with 190 companies scheduled to participate. The fair is set for 11 a m.-4 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 6, in the King Center on campus. A student talks with a recruiter during last spring’s career fair a</p>2024-02-02T15:25:00-07:002024-02-02T15:25:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530152024 Sweetheart Dinner and Dance<p> South Dakota Mines Music Students to host their annual Sweetheart Dinner and Dance For the fifth consecutive year, students from South Dakota Mines will host the annual Sweetheart Dinner and Dance, a fundraising event dedicated to supporting music scholarships and the program, which has now expanded to includ</p>2024-01-31T07:00:00-07:002024-01-31T07:00:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530162024 RCAS Engineering and Scrubs Camps<p> South Dakota Mines To Host Rapid City Area Schools STEM-Based Camps Rapid City Area Schools (RCAS) and South Dakota Mines are again partnering to train and inspire the next generation of engineers and healthcare workers. A student participates in the Scrubs Camp last year at South Dakota Mines</p>2024-01-29T21:40:00-07:002024-01-29T21:40:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=2530172024 Mines Day at the Capitol<p> South Dakota Mines Takes Over State Capitol Rotunda on Monday South Dakota Mines will host its annual Mines Day at the Capitol in Pierre from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 29 Mines students use liquid nitrogen to make ice cream inside the South Dakota State Capitol Rotunda. The process is o</p>2024-01-25T07:35:00-07:002024-01-25T07:35:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253018Briggs Selected to Serve on Research Advisory Board of American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers<p> Briggs Selected to Serve on Research Advisory Board of American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers Darcy Briggs, Ph.D., associate vice president for&#160;academic affairs&#160;at South Dakota Mines, has been selected to serve as a member of the research advisory board of the American Associa</p>2024-01-24T10:25:00-07:002024-01-24T10:25:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253019Mines Student Lands Italian Physics Fellowship<p> South Dakota Mines Student Lands Prestigious Italian Physics Fellowship South Dakota Mines senior physics major Tristen Olsson was awarded a fellowship in the prestigious U.S. Department of Energy and National Institute for Nuclear Physics - Italy Summer Exchange Program .&#160; South Dakota M</p>2024-01-18T15:55:00-07:002024-01-18T15:55:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253020Richard Schnee P5<p> Schnee Selected to Serve on National Particle Physics Panel Advising the National Science Foundation and U.S. Dept. of Energy Richard Schnee, Ph.D., head of the South Dakota Mines physics department, spent 2023 serving on a national particle physics panel which makes recommendations on what types of physics r</p>2024-01-17T10:30:00-07:002024-01-17T10:30:00-07:00Richard Hughesuuid:99f24bf6-ac1d-481f-8ff9-602f02792ea1;id=253021Spring 2024 STEAM Cafe Lineup<p> Mines’ Spring 2024 STEAM Caf&#233; Presentations Feature Interesting and Strange History, a Chemistry Demonstration, Envi