Photos from 1980s, 2000s and 2020

Celebrate 100 years of Petroleum Engineering at Mines!

Logo for PE 100 yr anniversary



Look for this logo for events that are part of the PE 100 years celebration.

Events in 2022

We’re doing a variety of events throughout the year for students, alumni and friends of the department.


Month Event Audience Details
December Graduation Receptions Students & their families Finals week, exact times TBA



Reflection Gallery


Hall of Fame Gala
























Marquez Open House
























Student Launch Party
























PE in Social Media

Follow us on Facebook to get the bi-weekly Blast from the Past and on LinkedIn for events alumni are invited to.

PE Dept TimelineWe’ve pulled together some highlights of our development over the last hundred years.

New Course infoWe found binders of lecture notes, quizzes and course syllabi from the 1920s and 1930s. See what has changed and what has stayed the same.

Chart of all PE dept heads 1922-2022We couldn’t have grown to where we are today without strong leadership in the department and university.