Our Goal

The goal of the Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Mining and Exploration is to encourage and support research, education and outreach activities regarding the nature and impacts of mineral resource exploration and extraction particularly in Northern Ontario.

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Speaker Series

One of the goals of CESME is to bring in visiting speakers to encourage debate and foster innovation. Where possible we will provide PDF versions of those presentations and videos of the talks themselves.

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Ontario invests in innovative research and capacity-building projects at Lakehead

March 21, 2024

Dr. Peter Hollings, Dr. Noah Phillips and Dr. Aislin Mushquash have received over $2.1 million from the Government of Ontario
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February 5, 2022

Geology Professor named NOHFC IRC Chair in Mineral Exploration

February 4, 2021

Lakehead Geology professor, Dr. Peter Hollings, is receiving approximately $2.1 million from the Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, Impala Canada Ltd., NSERC, and Lakehead University to discover new mines, increase exploration...
CESME 2020 Donor Impact Report released

March 5, 2020

The latest CESME 2020 Donor Impact Report was released in March 2020 and highlights our ongoing partnership with Impala Canada.
Lakehead's SEG Student Chapter hosts successful short course

March 5, 2020

Lakehead's SEG Student Chapter hosts successful short course on Hydrothermal Mineral Deposits – Breccias and Alteration

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