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Minnesota
Minerals Education Workshop

 


16th Annual MMEW
June 18-20, 2013
Hibbing Community College

Powerpoint presentations from the 2013 MMEW held at Hibbing Community College
can be downloaded by clicking on the talk title on the short course schedule below.

For a copy of the Field Trip Guidebook on the Geology and Resources of the Western Mesabi Range

For a list of Attendees, Instructors, Volunteers, and Sponsors

For a copy of the Final Report for the 2013 MMEW submitted to the MCMRE Board

For the Survey Results submitted by workshop participants

2013 MMEW Participants at Essar Steel site

SHORT COURSE POWERPOINTS

 

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Session 1
9:00-10:15

Rock and Mineral ID
Rick Ruhanen

MN Glacial Landscape
Larson & Mooers

Mesabi Range History
MR Milestones
Mark Jirsa

Workforce Training at HCC
HCC faculty

Heavy Equip. Simulator
HCC faculty

Session 2
10:30-11:45

Plate Tectonics & the Rock Cycle
Jim Miller

Groundwater Quality Teaching Tools
Jim Lundy

Science Standards
HS / MS / ES Future
Dean Moosavi

Mining-related Careers
MEC careers flier
Mo Benda

Heavy Equip. Simulator
HCC faculty

Session 3
1:30-2:45

Population and Natural Resources
Dick Ojakangas

Duluth Complex- Geology/Ore/Environ
Phil Larson

Taconite Mining Sequence
Jeff Price

Mineland Reclamation
Dan Jordan
Jim Plummer

Heavy Equip. Simulator
HCC faculty

Session 4
3:00-4:15

World’s Oil & Climate Change
Dick Ojakangas

Successful Non-ferrous Mining
Paul Eger

Construction Aggregate
Lab, Boring Log, Factsheet
Christina Morrison

Economics of Mining
Mining Made Simple
Rick Sandri

Heavy Equip. Simulator
HCC faculty

 

 



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