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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

William Cosart, wearing a blue lei, hands a framed certificate to Claudia Arias.

UA Engineering Celebrates 2018-2019 Employee Awards and Accolades

Faculty and staff gather for a luncheon to reflect on recent successes, promotions and retirements.
Aerial shot of a group of people on a high-up building patio, smiling.

Women in Mining Re-Establishes Local Chapter to Help Secure Arizona’s Future in the Industry

Rosa Maria Rojas, president of the organization and a University of Arizona mining and geological engineering professor of practice, says the payoff for diversity and inclusivity is great.
A student in a red polo stands in front of a scientific poster talking to someone in a green shirt reading the poster.

UA Students Show Off Inventions at Engineering Design Day

Engineering seniors show off two semesters of hard work in the form of coffee-brewing, grasshopper-catching and lifesaving devices.
A student in a white polo shirt flies a tethered drone outside Old Main at Engineering Design Day

$36,250 in Prizes Awarded at UA’s Engineering Design Day 2019

Top team helps lost hikers find their way home with cellphone app and solar-powered beacons.

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