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2017 WE Explore Engineering Regional Schools

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The University of Queensland

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St Lucia, QLD 4072

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Are you a creative problem solver and want to make a world of difference?

UQ Women in Engineering is thrilled to offer students living outside of Brisbane the opportunity to come to UQ St Lucia and see if engineering could be the career for you. If you are a student in year 10, 11 or 12 and want to know how engineers are society’s problem solvers, join us for WE Explore Engineering - Regional.

Thursday 20 July 2017
We will be providing transport to Brisbane by bus from the following locations: Warwick, Toowoomba, Bundaberg, Torbanlea, Sunshine Coast, Maryborough and Gympie. Exact pickup locations will be provided after registration.

You will arrive to UQ St Lucia by 3pm and attend Engineering Futures Evening from 4:30pm-7pm. Be inspired as you hear about the journeys of engineering professionals:

  • Electrical Engineer, Monan Zhang from Powerlink

  • Civil and Environmental Engineer, Alison Stoakley from Engineers Without Borders

  • Structural and Materials Engineer, Rebecca Newby from ALS Global

Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at Duchesne College, located within the UQ St Lucia campus.

Friday 22 July 2016
After breakfast, you will attend WE Explore Engineering Day from 8:30am-12:30 and tackle two of our hands-on engineering workshops to discover why engineers are society's problem solvers.

Buses will depart from UQ St Lucia shortly after lunch and return to the six pick-up locations. You will need to be picked up from the pick-up location by your parent/guardian.

Cost
The cost to atttend WE Explore Engineering Regional Schools is $50 per person. This includes return transport to Brisbane (from the pick-up locations), accommodation, meals and activities.

Bursaries are available for students in financial need - please contact us on 3365 3934 or we@eait.uq.edu.au for more information.

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After you have registered, we will send you a permission slip that needs to be signed by your parent/guardian and returned prior to the event. Exact pick-up locations will be announced prior to the event.

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