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Making Nevada safer, one mine at a time
August 16, 2012 • By Jane Tors
Through a unique, summer internship program, abandoned mine sites present a learning opportunity for students from Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering.
Mackay Takes First Place in International Mine Design Competition; Next Up- UK
March 1, 2012 • By Cynthia J. Pratte
A student team from the Mackay School beat out 14 teams from three countries to take first place in an international mining design competition.
Industry supports mining engineering program
May 7, 2010 • By Mike Wolterbeek
The mining industry has stepped up its long-term support with a $2.4 million boost to the mining engineering program.
Muckers have strong showings at international competition
April 27, 2009 • By Guia Del Prado
The University of Nevada, Reno Mackay Muckers mining team faced off against other collegiate mining teams in the annual 31st International Intercollegiate Mining Competition in Butte, Mont.