Multi-disciplinary & Cross Collaborative Approach to Sustainability & Resilience in Small Communities
When: Thursday September 13th, 3:30pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Marquez Hall 222
This week we are hosting Dr Chavez is Assistant Professor of Environment and Sustainability and Dean of Graduate Studies at Western State where he directs the Sustainable and Resilient Communities track of the MS in Environmental Management program. He will discuss how to begin achieving community sustainability and resilience through your projects. You will also learn about the differences and similarities in sustainability practice and research between urban centers and smaller communities and the engineers and environmental managers.
HE team awarded $4 million to make artisanal gold mining more sustainable
National Science Foundation grant will bring together students and faculty from Mines, US Air Force Academy & CU-Boulder with their counterparts in Colombia and Peru to tackle one of the world’s biggest challenges
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From corporate CEOs to the heads of NGOs, leaders committed to social, environmental, and economic stability worldwide demand a different kind of engineer for the 21st century.
Mines is ready to meet this challenge through its Humanitarian Engineering Program, with focus areas in Engineering for Community Development and Leadership in Social Responsibility. At Mines, we embrace engineering the way it should be.
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