Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences

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As stewards of the Earth, we lead the way to a better future. The students and faculty in The Department of Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences studies and teaches how to balance the safety of our planet and its natural resources with the needs of society. From the field to the lab, measurement and analysis drive advancements in areas including water-supply maintenance, natural-resource management, disaster mitigation, and infrastructure design.

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Pitch Practice and Mentoring for New Venture

Practice your pitch for the new venture competition and get feedback from fellow entrepreneurially minded students as well as entrepreneurship faculty and mentors.

World Water Day Poster Session

Informal discussions with student poster authors. The students will be present at their posters to answer questions and discuss their work.

3/25 2:30 pm
World Water Day Keynote Lecture: Monica Lewis-Patrick, We the People of Detroit.

"Mapping the Water Crisis of Unaffordability" Lewis-Patrick (aka The Water Warrior), is the Co-Founder, President & CEO of We the People of Detroit. She is an active member of the People’s Water...

3/25 4 pm
World Water Day: Panel Discussion

Leaving No One Behind - Human Rights: Near & Far Moderators: Valoree Gagnon, Director of University-Indigenous Community Partnerships, Great Lakes Research Center Emily Shaw, MS in Environmental...

3/26 4 pm

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