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Hardrocker Heritage Gala


Event Date(s) / Time: Friday, September 20, 2024 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Details:

Mines in lights

Join us as we celebrate our alumni award recipients during our Hardrocker Heritage Alumni Awards Gala. 

Date: Friday, September 20 @ 6 pm

Location: Surbeck Center, Beck Ballroom / Cost: $25

RSVP by Sept. 13 / Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/HardrockerHeritageGala 


Location: Surbeck Center Beck Ballroom
Fees: $25
Contact: Angela.Mettler@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Monday, June 17, 2024 1:43:00 PM

Black Hills Family Picnic


Event Date(s) / Time: Saturday, July 6, 2024 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Details:

Calling all Black Hills Alumni! Dust off your blankets and fire up the family fun! Join us for a sizzling summer picnic on Saturday, July 6 from noon to 2 p.m. We'll be serving up delicious fried chicken (it's finger-lickin' good!), but feel free to bring a side dish or sweet treat to share.

The picnic will take place at the Canyon Lake Park Chimney Shelter (4515 Jackson Blvd).

Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/black-hills-family-picnic


Location: Canyon Lake, Chimney Shelter 4515 Jackson Blvd Rapid City, SD 57702
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Monday, June 17, 2024 1:29:00 PM

Thursdays @ Thirsty's

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, July 11, 2024 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Details:


Join us for our monthly alumni lunch in Rapid City! All alumni and their guests are welcome. 



Second Thursday of every month, 11:30 AM - 1 PM @ Thirsty's 


Location: Thirsty's
819 Main St
Rapid City, SD 57701
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Friday, June 14, 2024 9:21:34 AM

Kansas City Alumni Chicken N Pickle Event

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, June 20, 2024 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Details:

KC Chicken N Pickle


Alumni and guests are invited to an alumni gathering at Chicken N Pickle in Overland Park


Thursday, June 20 from 6-9 pm.


Food & drinks can be ordered off the menu. Family & friends are welcome!!


Location: Chicken N Pickle
5901 W 135th St
Overland Park, KS 66233
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Thursday, June 13, 2024 3:04:31 PM

Portland Alumni Dinner (Rescheduled)


Event Date(s) / Time: Monday, June 24, 2024 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Details:

We invite you to join us for an alumni dinner with Head of Mechanical Engineering Dr. Pierre Larochelle while he's visiting Portland. You'll be able to reconnect with fellow alumni and enjoy some lively conversation with Professor Larochelle at Five Spice Seafood & Wine Bar. 
Kindly note, separate checks will be available for your convenience. Please RSVP by June 20. We hope to see you there!

Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/pierre-in-portland


Location: Five Spice Seafood & Wine Bar 315 1st St, Suite 201 Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Tuesday, June 11, 2024 2:08:00 PM

Alumni Band Rehearsal

Event Date(s) / Time: Friday, September 20, 2024 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Details:


Join us for the Alumni Band Reunion. Open to all alumni, whether or not you played in the pep band.


RSVP here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/rockerdays


Location: Music Building
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Tuesday, June 11, 2024 12:49:14 PM

Rocker Days Alumni Tailgate @ Hardrocker Football (v. New Mexico Highlands)


Event Date(s) / Time: Saturday, September 21, 2024 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Details:

Come out to the alumni tailgate prior to the Rocker Days football game @ 12 pm on the C ramp under the alumni tent!

Hardrockers vs. New Mexico Highlands game will start at 1 pm.

Register for tailgate here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/rockerdays

Game tickets will be available to purchase at the beginning of the season here: https://gorockers.com/sports/2023/3/9/football-2023-season.aspx


Location: O'Harra Stadium Dunham Field 3rd Ramp
Fees: Game Tickets: https://gorockers.com/sports/2023/3/9/football-2023-season.aspx
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Monday, June 10, 2024 1:01:00 PM

Virtual Lunch & Learn: Meet & Greet with Marc Vaillancourt

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Grab your lunch and join us for a welcome session on Thursday, July 18 @ 11 am with our new CEO, Marc Vaillancourt.


Get a brief introduction and then he will be available to answer your questions. 


Register here: Webinar Registration - Zoom 


Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Monday, June 10, 2024 10:51:33 AM

Nemo Alumni Dinner

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, June 27, 2024 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Details:

Nemo Dinner


We hope you can join fellow Hardrockers on June 27 from 6 - 8 p.m. for our Nemo Alumni Event at Brandin Iron restaurant. Come eat, drink and connect with South Dakota Mines alumni! Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Guests are welcome!


Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/june-nemo-alumni-dinner


Location: Brandin Iron
12730 Guest Ranch Lp
Nemo, SD 57769
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Thursday, June 6, 2024 7:33:37 AM

High School 2 Hardrocker - Denver


Event Date(s) / Time: Wednesday, June 26, 2024 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Details:

Join us for a High School to Hardrocker welcome event for soon-to-be South Dakota Mines students on Wednesday, June 26, 6 - 7:30 p.m. at Burns & McDonnell (9191 S Jamaica St., Englewood, CO 80112). Meet incoming freshmen, share your advice for having a successful freshman year, and get your company's name in front of the next generation of Mines graduates. 

You'll be able to mingle with fellow alumni at Hacienda Colorado - Lone Tree afterwards.

 

Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/2024-high-school-to-hardrocker---denver


Location: Burns & McDonnell 9191 S Jamaica St. Englewood, CO 80112
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Friday, May 31, 2024 8:50:00 AM

Mile High Mines Mingle


Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, June 27, 2024 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Details:

Calling all engineers & scientists! Ready to trade your slide rule for a cold one? Join the Mile High Mingle at Odell Brewing Sloan's Lake (1625 Perry St., Denver, CO 80204) on Thursday, June 27 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Mingle with fellow brainiacs, unwind after work, and share war stories with Director of Alumni Relations Shelli Grinager! It's the perfect chance to network, reconnect, and celebrate the awesome power of science & engineering.

Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/mile-high-mines-mingle


Location: Odell Brewing Sloan's Lake 1625 Perry St Denver, CO 80204
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Friday, May 31, 2024 8:48:00 AM

Parent Wine & Cheese Reception

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, August 22, 2024 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Details:


Join us for a wine and cheese reception at the Pearson Alumni Center. We're excited to welcome our newest families into the South Dakota Mines family!


Register here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/2024-parents-wine-and-cheese-reception


Location: Pearson Alumni Center
March Ballroom
330 E Kansas City St
Rapid City, SD 57701
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Thursday, May 30, 2024 2:01:22 PM

High School 2 Hardrocker - Minneapolis


Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, June 20, 2024 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Details:

Join us for a High School to Hardrocker Welcome Event for soon-to-be South Dakota Mines students! Date: Thursday, June 20th Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Location: HDR (followed by social at Rojo Mexican Grill)

Meet incoming Mines freshmen and families - Share your advice for having a successful freshman year, get your company’s name in front of the next generation of Mines graduates, and mingle with fellow alumni at Rojo Mexican Grill afterwards! Help us welcome in the next class to our Hardrocker family!

RSVP here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/2024-high-school-to-hardrocker---minneapolis


Location: HDR- 1601 Utica Ave S #600, St. Louis Park, MN 55416 Rojo Mexican Grill - 1602 W End Blvd, St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Tuesday, May 21, 2024 10:59:00 AM

St. Paul Saints Alumni Event

Event Date(s) / Time: Friday, June 21, 2024 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Details:


Mark your calendars, Hardrockers! Join us for an evening of baseball, fun, and mingling at the Saint Paul Saints game on Friday, June 21! Watch the game from the comfy Summit Brewing Club Patio and enjoy a delicious buffet from 6-7:30 p.m. (water, lemonade & soda included) before the game. Capture the memories with a photo op on the field after the game. For the adventurous, four volunteers will get to participate in one of the Saint's crazy promotions in between the innings! Cost: $30. Bring your family, friends, or fellow Hardrockers! RSVP today! This is a night you won't want to miss!


RSVP here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/hardrockers-at-saint-paul-saints-game


Location: CHS Field
360 N Broadway St.
St Paul, MN 55101
Fees: $30
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Friday, May 17, 2024 1:15:32 PM

Mines Advancement Fund

The Mines Advancement Fund supports the greatest needs of our students and faculty, including scholarships, department resources, facilities updates, industry partnerships, and more. With every dollar gifted to the Mines Advancement Fund, the Center for Alumni Relations & Advancement raises an average of $9 more to support departments, scholarships, and programs. 
 
Consider designating your gift to the Mines Advancement Fund to maximize your influence at South Dakota Mines.