This year’s Mining Engineering Foundation Distinguished Lecture is “Mine Ventilation: Past, Present and Future” by Dr. Andrew Wala. Dr. Wala retired from the University of Kentucky in December after teaching mine ventilation in the Department of Mining Engineering since 1980. The event will take place at Marriot Griffin Gate Resort and Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, Ky. A […]
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Friday, April 11, 2014Mining Foundation Board Meeting – 2:00 p.m.Distinguished Lecture – 6:00 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014Dr. Andrew Wala Retirement Reception & Dinner – 6:00 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014Student Awards Reception & Dinner – 6:00 p.m.
2013 Central Appalachian Regional Work Safety & Health Symposium: An Interdisciplinary Update on Miner Health and Safety Thursday, August 22, 2013 Activity Location: Hilton Lexington Downtown – Lexington, KY Overview: The University of Kentucky Department of Mining Engineering and the Central Appalachian Regional Education and Research Center (CARERC) is offering this one-day seminar being […]
Why Mining at UK? “If it can’t be grown, it must be mined.” The Department of Mining Engineering maintains a strong working relationship with the mining and minerals industry. Mining companies hold interviews for co-op, summer and full-time employment opportunities at various times during the fall and spring semesters. Learn more about Mining Careers