Student Organizations


Mines Without Borders Continues Projects

There are not many organizations on campus that allow students to apply both their technical skill-set and their desire to engineer change. Mines Without Borders (MWB) challenges its members to design sustainable engineering projects in collaboration with communities in Nicaragua. With the support of MWB’s partners Engineers Without Borders, Bridges to Prosperity, and the Colorado…


Club Spotlight: Club for Creative Anachronism

As they study the latest technological and engineering developments, some Mines students simultaneously practice the arts and sciences of the medieval time period. Scola Metallorum, which translates to “School of Metals,” is the CSM student chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA). “The SCA is a huge international organization,” stated Alex Abrams-Flohr, a sophomore…

MWB Builds Bridges in Nicaragua

Along with the opportunities provided by the international office, student organizations also create opportunities for students to travel and gain valuable international perspective. Over winter break, Mines Without Borders traveled to Nicaragua to build a pedestrian bridge for a local community. The experience provided students with perspective to living conditions in Nicaragua and they also…

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