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Movies

The Oredigger’s Oscar Picks

Two of the Oredigger’s movie reviewers sat down and discussed who they thought should win in each of the Oscar’s categories. Read their picks below and let us know who you think should win! Nominees for Best Picture: American Sniper Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Boyhood The Grand Budapest The Imitation Game Selma […]

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Mines News Opinion

Let’s talk about sex

Before skipping to some of the results from the sex survey, you should read this article. We think the survey is interesting, but we think the response to the survey itself was also incredibly important. The goal of the Oredigger this year was to continue to raise its relevance to the student body and the […]

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Campus Surveys

Sex Survey Results: GPA Analysis

Below is a graphical summary of our analysis of the sex survey responses focused specifically on correlating the results with respondents’ GPAs. For an explanation of the reliability of our data and an explanation of other aspects of the survey click here.  

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Opinion

God and Sex: Unsuspecting Bedfellows

Let me start out by saying that I like Lucy. However, that being said, I am not a fan of her pet project from this past week. Separating sex from its fundamental context makes for an incomplete collection and subsequent analysis of data. As most of you know from first-hand-experience or by word-or-mouth, Lucy Orsi […]

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Campus Surveys

Sex Survey: Addressing the issue of the “Other” category

There were a few comments that indicated the survey marginalized some individuals and we would like to state for the record that we are sorry. We crafted the survey over the course of a few nights and a few conversations with different friend groups. Not everyone in these groups was heterosexual, but like most things […]

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Campus Surveys

Sex Survey: We’re going to try to answer your questions…

This article represents the opinions of the Oredigger’s editorial board after analyzing the data from the sex survey we sent out on February 4th, 2015.  If you’re interested in getting your hands on the raw data (no pun intended) keep reading this page and take our poll at the bottom! What is the sex survey? […]

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Cooking Corner

Cooking Corner: Overnight Oatmeal

Mines students are constantly on the look out for an easy breakfast that takes little to no time to make. Who has time to actually fry an egg or prepare a breakfast burrito on their way to 8AM Thermo, EPICS, or Rock Properties? Well, for those looking for a tasty new breakfast to try, look […]

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Cooking Corner

Sweetly Spiced Chocolate Chip Cookies

Traditional chocolate chip cookies are an easy favorite, but this slight variation is even better. Chewy and soft with just a touch of spice, these cookies contain cayenne pepper, cardamom, and cinnamon. The sweetness of the chocolate compliments the spice mixture nicely, providing a sweet snack or a gourmet dessert. While the recipe calls for […]

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Books

Unforgettably Unique: Every Day Book Review

The continuity of a life, while boring at times, is essentially the crux of human existence. People develop unique likes and dislikes, make meaningful connections with family and friends, and often define themselves by religion, occupation, or skillset. So regular is this concept that it is often impossible to imagine yourself as anyone but…yourself. In […]

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Faculty Spotlight

Angie Sower Faculty Spotlight

While many professors dread difficult student questions, Dr. Angie Sower loves the special moment when a student raises his or her hand and asks a question she cannot answer. Dr. Sower is in her second semester as an Associate Teaching Faculty in the Chemistry Department here at Colorado School of Mines and is incredibly excited […]