Kinross $1M gift to support mining engineering graduate students

Kinross Check 2013-12

Kinross Fort Knox Mine has renewed its gift of $1M to support the University of Alaska Mining Engineering Research Endowment. This  contribution will support research funding for mining engineering graduate students. It is the company's second gift to the endowment.

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Pictured above: The Mining Engineering program was presented with a generous $1M donation from Kinross Fort Knox Mine at UAF’s annual donor recognition event on December 12, 2013 at the University of Alaska Museum of the North. From left to right: Kinross Fort Knox Mine representatives Anna Atchison and Eric Hill, UAF Chancellor Brian Rogers, CEM Department of Mining and Geological Engineering chair Rajive Ganguli and CEM Dean Doug Goering. (Photo by Todd Paris/UAF)