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Michigan Tech mining engineering and mineral processing Hardrock Huskies teams have won many awards in International Intercollegiate Mining Competition over the years. The contest activities include jackleg drilling, surveying, track standing, panning for gold, hand steeling, mucking, and swede sawing. Photos of International Collegiate Mining Competition at University of Nevada, Reno, Mackey School of Mines at Reno, Nevada, April 1999. "It was a cold and snowy . . . " actually, the contest had to be postponed due to a blizzard. In the afternoon, the weather improved and the contest was continued.
Anyone wishing to sponsor our Mining Teams. Donations can be made to Michigan Tech Fund account # 1385.

Laying track
Laying track
Michigan Tech Mining Team at Reno
MTU Mining Team
Track laying
Warming up for the contest
Mining Team
dressed up for awards
MTU Mining team
Michigan Tech Mining Engineering at SME meet
SME meeting 
Mining Meeting

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