Sept-Îles mineral technology program launches open-air classroom with new claims near Lac d’Aigle


Cégep de Sept-Îles has opened a new open-air classroom for its mineral technology program near Lac d’Aigle after acquiring claims to an area. With this new space available, various classes in the program wil be able to hold field trips and take part in hands-on learning activities such as mineral identification, wildlife protection, and hiking trail development. By participating in these activities, students will develop skills in data collection and research documentation, as well as bolster their understanding of geology. Sept-Îles states that it is the only higher education institution in QC with active claims.