Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    Impala invests $375K toward new Industrial Research Chair in mineral exploration at Lakehead

    February 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Impala Canada has announced a $375,000 investment to help establish a new industrial research chair in mineral exploration at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay. The investment acted as a catalyst in securing additional funding from the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund, the

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    Cambrian receives funding commitment for Canada-first industrial BEV research lab

    February 4, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Cambrian College has received a $250,000 financial boost from the Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC). The GSDC has committed these funds for the development of a proposed $2.8-million industrial BEV Lab at the college. At its January meeting, Greater Sudbury

  • Laurentian starts court proceeding for formal restructuring under CCAA

    February 2, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Recurring deficits, declining northern Ontario demographics and the costs and revenue impacts associated with the Covid-19 pandemic have led Laurentian University in Sudbury towards a filing for creditor protection. The institution has started a court proceeding under the Companies’ Creditors

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    GOLD: Archaeologist finds uncommon social relations at mining town

    November 21, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MONTANA – Nineteenth Century miners working in Highland City had a level of societal integration uncommon in North America at the time. This, according to historical archaeologist Megan Rhodes Victor, from the College of William & Mary, who discovered that

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    LEARNING: Edumine offers more services, revamped web portal

    October 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Expand your knowledge, upgrade your skills and advance your career with online courses from Edumine, the leading provider of professional development and training for the mining industry. Oct 17 marked the launch of Edumine’s growing services as well

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    EDUCATION: Nine Canadian women share De Beers scholarships

    August 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – De Beers Group has awarded US$43,200 in post-secondary scholarships to nine Canadian women as part of its commitment to advancing women and girls in countries where the company produces diamonds. The scholarships are each worth US$4,800. The scholarships

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    EDUCATION: TNM launches The Northern Miner Future of Mining Scholarship

    August 22, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO – The Northern Miner is proud to offer its first academic scholarship as part of the Young Mining Professionals Toronto branch (YMP) scholarship program. The Northern Miner joins fellow partners Barrick Gold, Agnico Eagle Mines, Iamgold, Yamana Gold, Anaconda Mining and Orefinders Resources to fund a series

  • Feature

    The transformation of work and learning in mining

    August 1, 2019 by Don Duval

    The benefits of combining traditional and new learning technologies

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    RESEARCH: Nielsen of Yukon College is new NSERC remediation chair

    July 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Dr. Guillaume Neilsen has been awarded the NSERC Industrial Research Chair for Colleges in Northern Mine Remediation. He is a member of the faculty of Yukon College with headquarters in Whitehorse and several other campuses. . The appointment

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    PARTNERSHIP: Rio Tinto renews support for Indigenous students

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Rio Tinto is renewing its support for Indspire, a Canadian indigenous charity that provides bursaries and scholarships to Indigenous students pursuing post-secondary education or training. Through its Rio Tinto Aluminium Fund Canada, the company will provide $450,000 over

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    EDUCATION: OMA launches “This is Mining” to share rich history

    June 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – To celebrate its 100th Anniversary, the Ontario Mining Association has created #ThisIsMining, a campaign that takes a fresh look at the role of mining in our lives and in our province.  The achievements, the people, the progress, the legacy.

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    EDUCATION: Eighth annual Veolia scholarship goes to U of Arizona student

    March 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Veolia Water Technologies sponsored a $2,000 scholarship at the Society of Mining, Metallurgy, & Exploration (SME) 2019 annual meeting and exhibition last week. One specific criterion for the Veolia scholarship was that the applicants show an interest in