Student Events

Secondary Student Career Exploration Day, Roundup 2020

Grade 11 and 12 students are invited by MineralsEd each year to attend AME Roundup to explore the breadth of careers within the mining industry. Visit our Flickr gallery for some of the highlights from last year! 

Elementary Rockhound Day at Mineral Exploration Roundup 2020

MineralsEd and the Association for Mineral Exploration (AME) are working together to bring elementary students Mineral Exploration Roundup 2020, held at the Vancouver Convention Centre on January 22th, 2020. Four Lower Mainland classes are particiaping in our Rockhound program this year. Visit our Flickr gallery to see some of the highlights of this fun day of learning and hands-on experiences from previous years.

BC Mining Month Community Fair

MineralsEd will be hosting the BC Mining Month Community Fair in Vancouver on Wednesday, May 13th. 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).