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Calamvale and John Paul Colleges rise to Challenge

27-09-2016 Teams from Calamvale Community College and John Paul College have taken out second and third places in a UAV Challenge.

'Upskilling' Qld teens & teachers: Education Minister visits QUT for Vice-Chancellor's STEM Camp

27-09-2016 'Upskilling' Queensland's teenagers and teachers in STEM areas (science, technology, education and maths) is crucial for the state's future success, according to Queensland Education Minister Kate Jones who visited QUT today for the annual Vice-Chancellor's STEM Camp. 

Queensland's brightest teens go on quests for bionic ear, robot surgeons & invisibility cloaks

27-09-2016 High-tech quests for the bionic ear, robot surgeons and invisibility cloaks are among the challenges that have attracted 160 of Queensland's brightest teenagers to Brisbane this week for the annual QUT Vice-Chancellor's STEM Camp.

Author accolades for QUT mammal expert

23-09-2016 A world expert in carnivorous marsupials has been acknowledged with the prestigious Whitley Medal for a book he co-wrote with a team of Australian and international researchers.

School students rise to UAV medical challenge

19-09-2016 Sixty high-school students from Australia, China and California have their unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) skills put to the test this week in a first-of-its-kind life-saving medical challenge near Ipswich.

Learn the science of better business – free and online with QUT

26-09-2016 Have you ever wondered how you could use IT to make your business more efficient? Well now you can, online & free from QUT.The QUT academics who literally wrote the book on business process management (BPM) have turned their more than two decades of research and teaching experience into a free massive open online course (MOOC).

Float into QUT to experience new Physics Observatory at The Cube

19-09-2016 Love the idea of floating through space these school holidays?   The Cube at QUT’s Gardens Point campus has unveiled its latest attraction – The Physics Observatory – which soars across two storeys of high-tech screens.

Hear ye, hear ye: help crowdfund a 3D printed ear for kids born without one

18-09-2016 An exciting crowdfunding campaign to fast track the development of 3D printed prosthetic ears for children born without an ear kicks off today.

QUT research advancing Queensland

16-09-2016 Key QUT researchers have been awarded nearly $2.8 million from the State Government to advance research into 3D printed breasts for reconstructive surgery, new nutritional food products and animal feed supplements, and robotic underground mining vehicles.  

Brisbane entrepreneur creates Wi-Fi sharing economy

12-09-2016 Meet the Brisbane entrepreneur who wants to do to telcos what Uber has done to taxis.


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