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Mining & Geological Engineering

This section of the college news site gathers stories that feature the faculty, students, staff and programs of the UA Department of Mining and Geological Engineering. For detailed information about all other aspects of MGE, please visit the department website.

Mining & Geological Engineering News

UA mining engineering alumnus Jeff Tysoe stands at the bottom of an open pit mine in a hardhat and orange safety vest

Blasting Through Barriers: Jeff Tysoe

Arizona native conquers calculus, finds his calling at Freeport-McMoRan and pays it forward. Sixth and final article in series about diversity and inclusivity in mining engineering at the University of Arizona.
Talita Duarte

Blasting Through Barriers: Talita Duarte

Brazilian grad student forges a path back to the United States after studying abroad at the UA. Fifth article in series about diversity and inclusivity in mining engineering at the University of Arizona.
Miguel Pugmire

Blasting Through Barriers: Miguel Pugmire

Standout senior from a small mining town in the Atacama Desert on course to collect three bachelor’s degrees. Fourth article in series about diversity and inclusivity in mining engineering at the University of Arizona.
Gaurav Gupta

Blasting Through Barriers: Guarav Gupta

Graduate of prestigious institute in India excels at the UA -- and helps other students be their best. Third article in series about diversity and inclusivity in mining engineering at the University of Arizona.

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