January 7, 2016
The tradition of the UBC Mining Graduate Research Trip began in 2005 with a trip to Brazil involving less than 15 students. Since then, hundreds of graduating students have traveled to Greece, Poland, Indonesia, Turkey, Spain, and Australia, receiving first-hand experience in international mining communities. By making a gift to support this trip, you will […]
December 16, 2015
As UBC marks its Centennial year, Mining Engineering celebrates its 100th anniversary as a founding department within Applied Science! Join UBC Mining students, faculty, and alumni on Saturday January 30, 2016, for the 20th Annual UBC Mining Alumni Dinner. Mix and mingle with friends old and new from the Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering, with keynote […]
November 3, 2015
UBC Mining is currently in China visiting several Universities Dr. Bern Klein, Mr. Fisher Wang and Ms. Carmen Jensen are on the trip. Itinerary: Monday, Nov 2- CUMT Beijing, Beijing Tuesday, Nov 3- Northeastern University, Shenyang Wednesday, Nov 4- USTL, Anshan Friday, Nov 6- USTB, Beijing You can download a copy of the brochure […]
September 30, 2015
The Masters of Engineering (MENG) Program will begin accepting applications for August/September 2016 on October 1, 2015.
September 28, 2015
By any standards the Semi-Autogenous and High Pressure Grinding Technology (SAG) conferences are very important events on the comminution calendar.
Essentially operators’ conferences, this was the 6th in the series, which was initiated in 1989, and has always been held in Vancouver, the previous one in 2011.
This year’s event was held over four days, from September 20-23 at the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront, and was organised by the SAG Conference Foundation, a Canadian registered non-profit organisation.
September 23, 2015
SME’s student chapter at the Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad, organized a guest lecture by Michael Hitch PG, PE, on April 14, 2015. Hitch is an associate professor of mining engineering at the Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering, University of British Columbia.
June 9, 2015
Two new positions are open to applicants: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Mineral Process Control & Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Mining Engineering
May 11, 2015
We are at the CIM in Montreal until Tues May 12. Find us at booth 405.
May 4, 2015
The Sauder faculty members from the new EMBA program at UBC had a visit to New Afton on May 01, 2015.
February 26, 2015
With a little help from Ontario Mine Rescue (OMR), a student mine rescue team from the University of British Columbia (UBC) placed first in the underground event and in incident command to finish second overall at the 2015 Intercollegiate Mine Emergency Response Development (MERD) exercise at the Colorado School of Mines.