Century Society Dinner Highlights

SEPTEMBER 28, 2012

Colorado School of Mines honored some of its most generous donors at the annual Mines Century Society Dinner on September 28. Members of the Mines Century Society, President's Council and Heritage Society gathered in Lockridge Arena for music, food and entertainment.

The festivities included live performances by Hannah Kahn Dance Company and the Colorado School of Mines Dance Team. Student presenters recognized the 2011-2012 members of the Heritage Society Members, Guggenheim Society of the President's Council, and new and rising members of the Mines Century Society who are listed below. They also recognized winners of the young alumni, faculty and outstanding philanthropy awards.

Watch a special student thank you video played at the dinner.

View photos from the event.

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Individuals whose lifetime giving to the school exceeds $100,000 are honored as members of the Mines Century Society at Copper, Silver, Gold, Platinum, Diamond, Emerald and Sapphire levels.

Sapphire Level $20,000,000+

Hugh E. Jr. and Michelle Harvey*****

Emerald Level $10,000,000 to $19,999,999
F. Steven and Gayle Mooney****

Platinum Level $3,000,000 to $4,999,999
Bruce E. Grewcock***

Gold Level $1,000,000 to $2,999,999
Marshall C. III and Jane Crouch**
Ben L. Fryrear**
Charles E. and Louanne Shultz**
Thomas C. and Mary Snedeker**
J. Don Thorson**

Silver Level $500,000 to $999,999
Bentley F. II and Linda Badgett
Fred F. Dueser*
William F. Guenther Jr.*
F.H. Merelli*
Bill and Karen Scoggins*

Copper Level $100,000 to $499,999
Donna S. and Larry W. Anderson
James W. and Genevieve A. Darden
Richard F. Dewey
Dennis E. and Joyce E. Gregg
Everett L. Kenworthy
Kurt O. Linn Family
Patrick P. and Linda J. McCall
Steven L. and Anita M. Mueller
Phuriphan Phirakijkusol
Marian K. and Robert H. Van Kirk
Stephen M. Neely

*****Previously a Diamond MCS member
****Previously a Platinum MCS member
***Previously a Gold MCS member
**Previously a Silver MCS member

*Previously a Copper MCS member