Discover Mines happened last week, with prospective accepted students and their families scurrying about campus, trying to decide if they want to spend the next four (or five or more) years of their life in Golden. To students at Mines, that decision-making time may seem like a long time ago, yet the reasons they decided to choose Mines can still be remembered. This week, Minds at Mines tried to get an idea of what made undergraduate students choose to come here by asking, “What was the deciding factor in deciding you wanted to come to Mines?”
|I mean, I like math. It just kinda worked out that way.
|Nerds. I was drawn to the nerdy atmosphere.
|The potential once I graduate.
|It is the best engineering school in the state.