2017

Showcase – April 23rd
Now on Sunday! This Showcase, located at the New Sudbury Centre, features mining and technology-related exhibits from businesses, government agencies, as well as educational and industry partners and sponsors. Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about the latest advances in our industry and current mining activities in our region at the interactive displays. Students are encouraged to attend this free public event to learn more about what a career in the mining industry could look like..
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MineOpportunity – April 24 and 25
French Session – Monday April 24th English Session – Tuesday April 25th Duration 9:30-2pm The ninth annual MineOpportunity challenge gives participating high school students a unique experience that is fun, exciting and educational. MineOpportunity is a competitive game that allows students to explore geology, engineering and mining by answering questions and completing activities that are hands-on and curriculum based. Sponsors of MMTS are given the opportunity to participate in the day’s events through booths, challenge stops and presentations, adding to the student’s learning experience. Teachers..
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Discover Sudbury School Tours – April 24 to 27
One Elementary school from each Greater Sudbury school board (Grades 4-8) will be selected for a full day Discover Sudbury Bus Tour and Dynamic Earth experience courtesy of MMTS. Participating students and teachers will see first-hand how the mining industry has evolved and how the land has been reclaimed, while learning about the history of the region and evolution of the Sudbury mining..
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Science Café – April 24th
APRIL 24, 2017 - Regreening: How will our past inform our future? In response to mining's significant environmental impact, Sudbury's industry and community have proudly and famously joined forces to regreen our region. In celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary, we look back at the past 150 years of Sudbury's science story and explore the future of our environmental remediation efforts. Was the regreening of Sudbury a precondition for the region to become a viable science hub, cultural centre and tourist destination?.
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