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Greeley Senior Center news for March 26 - Greeley Tribune

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 22:46

Greeley Senior Center news for March 26
Greeley Tribune
Rock and Mineral Society, 6 p.m. April 6. The Weld County Rock and Mineral Society is dedicated to furthering the education of its members and about geology through the hands-on study of rocks and minerals. Senior Car Lovers Unite, 9 a.m. April 5 ...

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Event highlights gems, minerals, fossils and jewelry - Hickory Daily Record

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 23:26

Event highlights gems, minerals, fossils and jewelry
Hickory Daily Record
Two education areas will be in operation on Friday. As many as 12 small group presentations by club members, geology specialists, gemologists, etc. highlight areas such as minerals, fossils, Indian artifacts, and gems. Public, private, and home school ...

Search Minerals Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement and Provides Corporate Update - Junior Mining Network

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 06:28

Search Minerals Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement and Provides Corporate Update
Junior Mining Network
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 20, 2017) - Search Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SMY) ("Search" or the "Company") is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement (the "Private Placement") of up to 34,000,000 units (the "Units ...

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Ceramic sorcerer: Red Lodge potter mines for inspiration - Billings Gazette

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 06:08

Billings Gazette

Ceramic sorcerer: Red Lodge potter mines for inspiration
Billings Gazette
Ceramicist Matt Fiske is one of 15 ceramicists named to CFile Daily's 2016 Potters to Watch list. At left are rocks he's collected to test in glaze production, while behind him are some pottery pieces created during his undergraduate studies at Indiana ...

Kids make closer acquaintance with Illinois state symbols - Herald & Review

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 04:57

Herald & Review

Kids make closer acquaintance with Illinois state symbols
Herald & Review
Six-year-old Charlotte Patterson was less than thrilled about the chance to touch a sample of the official Illinois soil, Drummer-silty clay loam at Rock Springs Nature Center. Chuck Hirst, Macon County Conservation District naturalist, presented a ...

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Science Discovery Day outdoes itself for fourth year in a row - The Channels

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:29

The Channels

Science Discovery Day outdoes itself for fourth year in a row
The Channels
Science Discovery Day began as an outreach event funded by the Title V Department of Education grant, the same grant that started the STEM Transfer Program, Chemistry Professor Jens-Uwe Kuhn said. The past two years, attendance for this event had been ...

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Science Discovery Day outdoes itself for fourth year in a row - The Channels

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:29

The Channels

Science Discovery Day outdoes itself for fourth year in a row
The Channels
Science Discovery Day began as an outreach event funded by the Title V Department of Education grant, the same grant that started the STEM Transfer Program, Chemistry Professor Jens-Uwe Kuhn said. The past two years, attendance for this event had been ...

Listing the symbolic critters of Illinois | Recreation | herald-review.com - Herald & Review

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:02

Herald & Review

Listing the symbolic critters of Illinois | Recreation | herald-review.com
Herald & Review
DECATUR – Three-year-old Sophie Baggett had just gone eyeball-to-eyeball with the official Illinois State Reptile on Sunday afternoon, and her Mom was ...

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Annual Roseville Gem Show Rolls On for 2017 - Carmichael Times

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 18:41

Carmichael Times

Annual Roseville Gem Show Rolls On for 2017
Carmichael Times
“As the Roseville Gem and Mineral Society has expanded to just under 300 members, the show expanded to support the costs associated with its programs, such as the Rookie Rock Rollers, juniors program, the Annual Scholarship program to Geology Students ...

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LithiumInvesting News - Investing News Network (press release) (registration) (blog)

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 07:47

LithiumInvesting News
Investing News Network (press release) (registration) (blog)
Wealth Minerals (TSXV:WML; OTCQB:WMLLF; SSE:WMLCL; Frankfurt:EJZ), in connection with the previously announced grant to the company of an option to acquire a 100-per-cent royalty-free interest in and to the Atacama lithium project, has filed on SEDAR a ...

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Annual Roseville Gem Show Rolls On for 2017 - Carmichael Times

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 18:48

Annual Roseville Gem Show Rolls On for 2017
Carmichael Times
“As the Roseville Gem and Mineral Society has expanded to just under 300 members, the show expanded to support the costs associated with its programs, such as the Rookie Rock Rollers, juniors program, the Annual Scholarship program to Geology Students ...

Tech's Mineral Museum wins gem show award; is featured in national magazine - Montana Standard

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 15:09

Tech's Mineral Museum wins gem show award; is featured in national magazine
Montana Standard
The March–April 2017 issue of Rocks & Minerals magazine highlighted the Mineral Museum's award, along with the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., which won the Donna Chirnside Memorial Award for best educational display by a museum with ...

Improving Vocational Education Brings Opportunities for Young ... - satPRnews (press release)

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 07:08

Improving Vocational Education Brings Opportunities for Young ...
satPRnews (press release)
Involving industry and businesses in the management of vocational schools can provide school leaders with crucial support in developing programs to produce ...

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Improving Vocational Education Brings Opportunities for Young People in Yunnan - MilTech

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 20:37

Improving Vocational Education Brings Opportunities for Young People in Yunnan
MilTech
Upon project completion by the end of 2017, the project is expected to directly benefit more than 24,000 students enrolled in the training programs in Yunnan's four key economic sectors including bio-industry, geology and minerals, tourism, and ...

Improving Vocational Education Brings Opportunities for Young People in Yunnan - World Bank Group

Sun, 03/12/2017 - 19:38

World Bank Group

Improving Vocational Education Brings Opportunities for Young People in Yunnan
World Bank Group
Upon project completion by the end of 2017, the project is expected to directly benefit more than 24,000 students enrolled in the training programs in Yunnan's four key economic sectors including bio-industry, geology and minerals, tourism, and ...

The 20 best mining schools in the world - MINING.com

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 17:57

MINING.com

The 20 best mining schools in the world
MINING.com
Saudi Arabia's King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals fall just outside the top 20 while South Africa's University of the Witwatersrand is in joint 22nd after falling 4 places. Indian School of Mines (ISM) University, Dhanbad ... A name brand ...
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Lopez warned of fate that befell Yasay - Inquirer.net

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 09:56

Inquirer.net

Lopez warned of fate that befell Yasay
Inquirer.net
On Thursday, Lopez faced a long queue of opponents of her appointment, including representatives from the mining and education sectors, who cited her lack of technical and scientific knowledge, poor appreciation of the law and disregard for due process ...

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Geology alum talks about martians around us - Advance Titan

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 23:25

Advance Titan

Geology alum talks about martians around us
Advance Titan
“The UWO geology department provided me with a number of fantastic opportunities that set the foundation for my education and eventually my career,” Tappa said. “I graduated UWO with a solid understanding of the basic principles of geology and ...

Bethesda Boy Rocks State Mineral Hearing - Montgomery Community Media

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 16:57

Montgomery Community Media

Bethesda Boy Rocks State Mineral Hearing
Montgomery Community Media
A 10-year-old Bethesda boy with a passion for geology has a lobbyist and two Montgomery County lawmakers in his corner for making chromite the state mineral. David Shore testified Tuesday before the Senate Education, Health and Environmental Affairs ...

Matawa First Nations resident named Skookum Jim Award recipient - Northern Ontario Business

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 08:49

Northern Ontario Business

Matawa First Nations resident named Skookum Jim Award recipient
Northern Ontario Business
Peter Moses, Matawa's mineral development information officer, received the Skookum Jim Award during the annual Prospectors and Developers of Canada awards gala on March 7 in Toronto. 0. 20 m by: Northern ... Learning from his father and grandfather ...

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