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.


Lectures: Mineral resources and society


A new seminar series will discuss challenges and potential solutions around mining and the transition to a decarbonized econonomy.

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LPEG Short Course Field Trip 2022

Overview of surrounding area around the Ray Mine

LPEG short course included field trips to the Ray Mine and surrounding areas of Central Arizona for an overview of the regional geology.

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Minor in Sustainable Mineral Resources

Geologist in the Field

All undergraduate students at the University of Arizona can now add a minor to their course of studies, offered by the School of Mining and Mineral Resources.

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