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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

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Startup Licenses Sustainability Technology for Mining Industry

Auxilium Technologies has brought together multiple inventions from UA mining and geological engineers that improve the output of mines while reducing their environmental impact.
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First Virtual Homecoming Celebrates Alumni and Diversity

The University of Arizona put the “home” in Homecoming this year with a series of virtual celebrations.
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Lundin Family Giving $2M to UArizona Mining and Mineral Resources Programs With Challenge That Could Bring Millions More

The $2 million initial gift, plus a $2.5 million challenge grant, is helping the university upgrade facilities, provide financial support to students and work toward an interdisciplinary school of mining engineering and mineral resources.
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Sonoran Students Set to Earn Interest-Free Mining Engineering Degrees

University of Arizona program is preparing students in Mexico for a global workforce.

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