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Join us for a month of public, student and industry activities, to celebrate National ICT, Literacy and Numeracy, Engineering and Science Weeks.  The annual festival offers opportunities for all ages to get involved. QUT STEMFEST is on 30 July – 2 September 2018.

World Science Festival Brisbane

We're proud to be an academic partner of the World Science Festival Brisbane with the Queensland Museum. This is a great opportunity to explore science and innovation, through a program of talks by the world’s greatest researchers, hands-on workshops, exhibitions and family events. The World Science Festival Brisbane is on 20–24 March 2019.

8th August 2018

Citizen scientists dive into reef protection project

Log on to your laptop. Start swotting up on sea life. Millions of everyday Australians are being encouraged to take a ‘dry dive’ on the Great Barrier Reef, as part of a first-of-its-kind, citizen science project.

21st August 2018

QUT Girls in IT and Games event

Students will participate in an action-packed day here at QUT, which will include interactive workshops and guest speakers, giving them a taste of IT and games disciplines.

21st August 2018

STEM Teacher Professional Development @ QUT - 21 August

Robotics platforms for schoolsBased on QUT’s expertise in robotics and real-world learning, this STEM Teacher Professional Development workshop will introduce teachers to a series of robotics platforms ideal for use in high schools.

22nd August 2018

Austmine internship information session @ Gardens Point

Are you a female STEM student (second-year or above) interested in a paid internship? Join our Austmine internship information session. 

22nd August 2018

IFE Seminar: Coral Bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef

Dr Neil Cantin from Australian Institute of Marine Science is visiting QUT to discuss how recent stress events on the Great Barrier Reef have affected coral health.

23rd August 2018

For the love of Science with Robyn Williams, ABC Radio National

A QUT STEMFEST event for National Science Week.Join us For the love of Science, an evening to showcase our research in science and maths to high school students, parents and teachers.

10th April 2018

Environmental Art Workshops

Science meets art in this exciting environmental art workshop. The experience begins with art pieces from Transboundaries, an Alumni exhibition of artists working with environmental issues and technology, before embarking on a biological discovery using microscopes, photography and drawing. 

14th August 2018

STEM for Schools: What's on in 2018 @ QUT

QUT's STEM for Schools program offers on-campus curriculum-mapped STEM workshops, events and teacher professional development sessions that aim to excite and inspire learning through STEM in the real-world.

21st November 2018

5th International STEM in Education Conference

Join us for the 5th International STEM in Education Conference from 21-23 November 2018 at QUT in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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