Canadian Mining Journal

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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

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    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

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    EDUCATION: Goodman School of Mines expands into Latin America

    March 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont.  – The Goodman School of Mines at Laurentian University and the Core Foundation signed a memorandum of understanding this week aiming to promote the school’s education and research activities in Peru, Chile and Brazil. The Core Foundation is

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    Inspiring teachers to inspire students

    February 1, 2019 by Chris Hodgson

    Mining education tours shine light on modern industry

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    DONATION: Hard-Line donates $250,000 to Bharti School of Engineering

    October 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – A new partnership between Laurentian University and Hard-Line was announced today at the University Club. As part of this partnership, Hard-Line will invest $250,000 over five years in the Mechatronics program of the Bharti School of Engineering

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    PHILANTHROPY: Osisko chairman Robert Wares donates $5M to McGill University

    October 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Robert Wares, a founder and current executive chairman of Osisko Metals, has made a $5-million donation to McGill University in this city. The gift will provide immediate impact for students and faculty in five targeted areas: the Wares

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    MUSEUM: Britannia to mount mill show

    September 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITANNIA BEACH, B.C. – The Britannia Mine Museum has unveiled the concept design for its upcoming mill show experience. This will be a new feature attraction and immersive multi-sensory show that will bring the building back to life. The attraction