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Students say new Master Plan leaves current Orediggers behind

   Ever since its founding in 1874, the Colorado School of Mines has been expanding. Four years after becoming a territorial institution, the first commencement ceremony featured only two graduates. Now Mines supports a combined student body of over 6,000, and the campus will continue to grow. The Mines administration has spent over a year […]


Denver Area Schools Closed Wednesday Over Credible Threat to Student Safety

   Last Wednesday, Colorado school districts closed hundreds of K-12 schools in the Denver and northern Colorado area as a credible threat to student safety was identified late Tuesday. The suspect was an 18 year old senior who attended Miami Beach Senior High School in Miami Beach, Florida. Police described her as being “infatuated” with […]

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Mines Survives FrostE Days

   As I rode on the 16L bus down South Golden Road at eight in the morning on Saturday, April 13th to cover the cardboard boat races, I thought that nobody in their right mind would participate. My weather app said it was 28 degrees Fahrenheit, and that snow would begin to fall any second. […]