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Faculty and senior researchers within the Center for Mineral Resources Science offer a number of modular courses for students and professionals. Non-CSM students can enroll in these courses as non-degree seeking students or participate through the continuing education program at Mines.

Geochemical Exploration

August 24-September 4, 2020: GEGX571 (3 credits)
Instructors: Karen Kelly and Zhaoshan Chang

Economic Geology

October 5-20, 2020: GEOL 524 (3 credits)
Instructor: Thomas Monecke

Geophysics for Mineral Exploration

November 9-20, 2020 (3 credits)
Instructor: Andrei Swidinsky

June 24, 2020: Mines is prominently featured in the SEG Podcast Episode 8: Gold in the Abitibi РNew System-Scale Research. Dr. Richard Goldfarb, world-renowned orogenic gold expert, introduces the orogenic gold model and the importance of understanding this model to assist in future exploration efforts for deposits under cover. Former student Dr. Ben Frieman compares the Abitibi and Wabigoon subprovinces and speculates on gold endowment in the Wabigoon.