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Virtual Lunch & Learn: State of the University with Interim President Lance Roberts

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, August 8, 2024 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Join Interim President Lance Roberts (CE 98) for a State of the University discussion to learn about all of the exciting things happening at South Dakota Mines! There is so much to be proud of, from groundbreaking research and awards, to new buildings, to an ever-growing list of start-ups created by students and faculty. 


Register here: https://sdsmt.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_d8EnqYK9TmCHO3stO4V7PQ#/registration


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


Monday, July 22, 2024 12:25:35 PM

Hardrocker Heritage Gala


Event Date(s) / Time: Friday, September 20, 2024 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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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. 6 / 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, July 22, 2024 10:34:00 AM

Thursdays @ Thirsty's

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, August 8, 2024 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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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, July 12, 2024 8:06:58 AM

Nemo Alumni Dinner

Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, July 25, 2024 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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We hope you can join fellow Hardrockers on July 25 from 6 - 8 p.m. for our Nemo Alumni Event at Brandin Iron restaurant. Come eat, drink and connect with South Dakota Mines alumni and enjoy the musical stylings of alum Brad Johsnon (EE 92)! Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Guests are welcome! 


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


Location: Brandin Iron (located behind the NEMO Guest Ranch Store)
12730 Guest Ranch Lp
Nemo, SD 57769
Fees: Individual Tickets
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Created by: Jo Dwyer


Friday, June 28, 2024 3:02:40 PM

Minnesota Twins Game


Event Date(s) / Time: Tuesday, July 23, 2024 6:40 PM - 9:30 PM
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Join Director of the Hardrock Club Maria Fossum-Cadwallader (IE 96) at a Minnesota Twins baseball game on July 23 @ 6:40 pm. You'll be able to mingle with fellow alumni from the comfort of our reserved high-back barstool seats in the Corona Porch. These seats offer a great view of the field, plus a convenient drink rail at each seat for easy access to refreshments. Tickets are $56 (each ticket comes with a $10 food or beverage voucher). Bring your family & friends for an unforgettable evening at Target Field! Tickets are limited, so RSVP early to secure your spot! Tickets will be emailed a week before the game. We look forward to seeing you there! RSVP deadline: July 17

RSVP here: https://cara.sdsmt.edu/events/hardrockers-at-minnesota-twins-game


Location: Target Field Corona Porch 1 Twins Way Minneapolis, MN 55403
Fees: $56
Contact: Shelli.Grinager@sdsmt.edu
Updated by: Jo Dwyer


Monday, June 24, 2024 2:01:00 PM

Alumni Band Rehearsal

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

Parent Wine & Cheese Reception

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

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.