To advance responsible mining and use of minerals by catalyzing resources across The University of Arizona and our global network to: educate stakeholders on the importance of mineral resources and innovations in modern mining; attract the brightest minds from diverse disciplines to apply their talent to mineral resources challenges; develop the next generation workforce; and provide timely, integrated solutions to address real industry challenges.

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Staying safe and healthy in mining

Mine rescue training

Mines need safety and health-minded professionals. The Graduate Certificate in Mining Occupational Safety and Health at UArizona is adapting to the needs of working professionals.


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AGU 2021

The AGU Fall Meeting is the primary gathering for Earth and space scientists, students, and those in affiliated fields to share scientific findings and identify innovative solutions. Meet us in New Orleans and online, Dec. 13-17.

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Research, training, testing underground

students at the entrance of the SX mine

With its new decline, the University of Arizona’s San Xavier Mining Laboratory south of Tucson is about to become an underground proving ground for mining equipment and innovation center.

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