Mackay Rockhounds Mineral Sale—Wednesday, December 11

This is a good event to pick up some great stocking stuffers while helping out Mackay students at UNR!

When: Wednesday, December 11, 11:00 AM–2:00 PM
Where: Paul Laxalt Mineral Engineering (LME) Room 415, University of Nevada, Reno
Questions? Please contact:

Mackay Rockhounds:
“Join the student chapter of the American Institute of Professional Geologists. Our focus is to help students become familiar with the world of Earth Sciences by providing a community to connect them with our School, industry and the many opportunities that exist.  We help transform students into competent professionals through outside education and experience while providing an interactive and robust community having a strong member camaraderie.”

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American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG)
30th Annual AIPG Exploration Roundup
Date:  Tuesday, December 10th
Where: Atlantis Hotel
Open Bar: 6:00
Dinner: 7:00
Program: 8:00

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Companies: Contact Gold, OceanaGold, Blackrock Gold, McEwen Mining, Renaissance Gold, Nevada Copper, Bravada Gold, Barrick Gold
Meeting Sponsor:  Boart-Longyear
Cost: $70 AIPG/GSN Members/Spouses; $75 Others (cash, check)
Mackay Students:  Free
Reservations: by December 6th, 5:00 PM to Kel Buchanan:
AIPG NV Section President
Kel Buchanan, CPG-6058,
775-786-4515, fax 786-4324

Raffle for mineral specimens provided by Mark Stock, Global Hydrologic Services Inc.