The University of Arizona Logo

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

The Boyces pose indoors

$2.5M gift from Boyce family establishes Mining and Geological Engineering Endowed Chair

Endowed chairs help the university attract and retain faculty members who have achieved national or international distinction in their fields.
Two young men stand in a room covered in spikes of blue foam on all four walls, the floor and ceiling.

12 Things that Will Surprise You About Being an Engineering Major

Engineers apply their knowledge of hands-on work and scientific principles to a wide range of areas to solve big problems. Many of them choose the field because they love doing challenging, hands-on work, but what are some aspects they find most surprising? Current Wildcats and recent graduates share the most unexpected parts of their engineering...

Pages