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Embracing two contrasting careers: a wonderful balancing act

Call it good luck, but Alexandra Gummer (BE(Chemical)(Hons) 2016, BSc 2016) has worked hard to juggle two successful careers: one as a chemical engineer/biochemist and the other as an elite athlete. Let’s unpack the

8 March, 2019

Fearless Girl should provide the spark to inspire more female engineers

The message of empowerment and equality needs to be widely embraced in the engineering profession.

8 March, 2019

Monash Engineering Leadership Program phase 1 kicks off for 2019

In a long-held tradition of commitment to fostering innovative leadership skills, we conducted the residential program last week for nearly 60 undergraduate students participating in Phase 1 of the Monash Engineering Leadership Program.

4 March, 2019
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A once-in-100 year innovation opens up new manufacturing options for the aluminium industry

In a world-first breakthrough for the materials and advanced manufacturing fields, Monash University engineers have developed a new and improved way to manufacture aluminium alloys, overturning 100 years of established practice and opening up new

1 March, 2019

Urgent action on cladding from building industry needed to prevent future disasters

How many more lives need to be lost, livelihoods ruined and properties destroyed before an international standard – or at least an Australian one – is set surrounding the use of flammable cladding in residential buildings?

22 February, 2019

Monash plants seeds to improve farming practices

Monash University engineers are working with Australian farmers to help them improve irrigation practices by using autonomous drone technology.

19 February, 2019
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Monash engineers awarded Australia Day 2019 Honours

Congratulations to alumni  Richard Gower AM and John McKenzie OAM for their recognition in the Australia Day 2019 Honours List.

12 February, 2019

Meet MEG, a new engineering community for high school girls

To celebrate today’s International Day for Women and Girls In STEM, we’re excited to launch the Monash Engineering Girls (MEG) program, a new community for high school girls interested in maths, science,

11 February, 2019

Student rocketeers lift off with a bang

Monash High Powered Rocketry make a spectacular lift off with the successful test launch of their Athena V1 rocket, their 10,000 ft entry into the Australian Universities Rocket Competition.

1 February, 2019