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Back to the Future- Summer Research Program: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

The Back to the Future Program is a paid summer research program based in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering with a theme of impact of metals on art and history. Students will also be engaged in professional development and extracurricular activities in the Black Hills of South Dakota. 

Dates: May 27-Aug 2, 2019

Stipend: $5,000 + room and board

Applications are due March 3, 2019. Please contact Michael K.West, PhD at for questions. 

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