The Morenci Section is a legally constituted unit of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc., encompassing a specific geographical area. Our members are given the opportunity to network with their peers and hear valuable presentations through our activities.
Morenci Section Officers
Section Meetings: Second or Third Tuesday - Clifton, Az
Contact: Justin Cross (928) 965-0202
The Morenci chapter of SME recently awarded scholarships at the local high school to outstanding seniors. The ceremony was held at Morenci High School on Tuesday May 12. Applicants were judged on grades, teacher recommendations and an essay on college plans.
Four applicants were chosen to receive scholarships totaling over $5,500. Each student demonstrated a strong desire to pursue a degree in a science based field, ranging from computer science to nursing.
Left to Right: Vanessa DeViterbo (Treasurer), Kelsey Boling, Jamie Amos, Joel D’Cristina (GEM Chair). Not pictured: Jay Kridel, Justin Reyes.