FUTURE PROGRAMS – 2017
October 30.–Doug Swartz, Attorney, Sheridan Ross PC. Title to be announced.
October 23.–Kinross’ Fort Knox Mine: Exceeding Expectations Every Day. Video about Alaska’s largest producing gold mine.
October 16.–Mark Bullock, Director of Rugby, City of Glendale. Legacy, 15 Lessons on Leadership.
October 9.–Peter Bojtos, Independent Company Director. Gold: Its Past, Present and Future.
October 2.–Jim Askew, Chairman, Syrah Resources. The Balama Graphite Project, Mozambique, and Associated Battery Anode Facility in Louisiana: A Game-changing Enterprise in LiB Supply Chain Dynamics.
September 25.–Todd Ohlheiser, Executive Director, Colorado Stone, Sand& Gravel Association. The Colorado Stone, Sand & Gravel Association Today.
September 18.–Karen Wenrich, Economic Geologist and Owner, Crystals Unlimited. The Sweet Home Mine – Silver to Rhodochrosite.
September 11.–Deborah Miles, Geophysicist and Luthier. CelloStone: Where Geology, Geophysics and Cellos Collide.
September 4.–No meeting. Labor Day Holiday.
August 28.– Field trip to Marv Kay Stadium, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colo. Join Coach Marv Kay for a stadium tour. Meet at 11:30 am at the ticket gate on 12th St., on south side of the stadium. Bring your own lunch. Campus parking is pay-to-park; see more info at www.inside.mines.edu/parking. Limited visitor parking near Geology Museum or in Lot Q is closest to stadium. Get a dashboard receipt at kiosks ($1 or $1.50/hr); carpool if possible.
August 21.–Lois Brooks, President, Denver, Colorado Chapter, Women In Mining. WIM and the Future of Women in the Mining Industry.
August 14.–V. Larry Frank Jr., Author. Colorado’s Great Depression Gold Rush: The Oliver Twist Tunnel.
August 7.–Bob Lowdermilk, President, Hoyle Lowdermilk, Inc. History of the Great Pyramid at Giza, Egypt.
July 31.–Nicole M. Smith, Assistant Professor, Department of Mining Engineering, CSM. Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining in Peru: Social Science, Engineering, and Community Collaborations to Achieve More Sustainable Ore Processing Methodologies.
July 24.–Michele White, V.P. Government Affairs, Cheyenne Mtn. Chapter of Trout Unlimited. Influence of Geology and Mineralization on River Habitat and Fishing in South Park, Colo.
July 17.–Peter Modreski, Geochemist, U.S. Geological Survey. A preview of the Symposium on Gold and Silver Deposits in Colorado (July 20-24, 2017); plus a look back at the 1988 Symposium on Precious Metal Deposits in Colorado.
July 10.–Will Streeter, President, UOR Technology, LLLP. Underground Oil Recovery.
July 3.– No meeting. (Independence Day Holiday)