UAS Intro to Mining opportunity!

The University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) is offering a scholarship opportunity for potential students to take their Introduction to Mining class, a three-credit university course.

The Introduction to Mining course covers a variety of topics in mining. It is designed specifically for students who are new to the industry, including those who may be looking to make a career change, get back to work, or who are interested in learning more about what it takes to have a rewarding career in mining. For accepted applicants, tuition will be covered for up to 20 local Juneau students, 30 distance-learning students, and 20 distance-learning students from across the state.

For more information, please call Kirk (Steven) Ziegenfuss (796-6151), or Lara Davis (

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