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GBC CTE College Credit Program and Newmont Mining Corporation present the Spring 2015Mining Rocks Tour. The tour will be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 from 8 am until 4 pm. Attendees will need to meet at the GBC Elko Campus in the Health Sciences Building Room 108 and then proceed out to Newmont's mine site. If you are interested in attending you must fill out the Mining Rocks application and return it by Friday, April 17, 2015. The application can be returned through the following methods:

  • Email to
  • Regular mail GBC CTE College Credit Program – Heather Steel 1500 College Parkway Elko, Nevada 89815
  • Fax to 775-753-7534
  • Drop it off at the GBC Elko Campus

The event is limited to 45 participants and priority is given to high school students. If you have questions about Mining Rocks, contact Heather Steel at or 775-753-2303.

Dig into the variety of careers in mining and GBC degree programs that can take you there - business administration, computer technologies, diesel technology, electrical systems, engineering, environmental science, natural resource management, geology, industrial millwright technology, welding technology, and many more! See the poster here!

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Great Basin College CTE College Credit Program presents OUT TO LAUNCH: A Lunchtime Career and College Exploration. Topics include:

  • November 6 - Dual Credit, Drivers Ed, Academic Success Center
  • December 4 - Diesel, Millwright, Electrical/Instrumentation, Welding, MTC Scholarship
  • February 5 - GBC Admissions and Financial Aid
  • March 5 - Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Accounting, Human Resources, Retail Management

Talk with the experts about a variety of careers and college programs, during lunchtime! Each presentation is from 12:00 noon to 12:30 p.m. at your local high school IAV classroom or GBC campus. Please call 775-753-2303 two weeks in advance to reserve a spot!

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