Student Events

BC Mining Community Fair

MineralsEd will be hosting the BC Mining Community Fair in Vancouver on Wednesday, May 16th. Geoscience organizations, and mining and exploration companies will come together to present  exhibits, demonstrations and hands-on activities on rocks, minerals, the mine development process, BC’s mineral resources, mineral products and sustainability. We will coordinate the participation of twelve classes to attend this free event and will cover the cost of transit and/or travel (up to $250 maximum). 

Elementary Rockhound Day at Mineral Exploration Roundup 2018

MineralsEd and the Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) are working together to bring elementary students Mineral Exploration Roundup 2018, held at the Vancouver Convention Centre West on January 24th, 2018. The AME’s annual Roundup conference is a premier gathering of exploration geologists, prospectors, and the many mining, consulting and investment companies and individuals who play a role in discovering and developing mineral resources. 

This program is over for 2018. Visit our Flickr gallery to see some highlights of the day. The MineralsEd Rockhounds had a fun day of learning and hands-on experiences.

Secondary Student Career Exploration Day, Roundup 2018

Grade 11 and 12 students are invited to join us at AME Roundup to explore the breadth of careers within the mining industry. This program is over for 2018. Secondary Student Career Exploration Day at Roundup 2018 was a success. Visit our Flickr gallery for some of the highlights of the day.