NEWS

Scavenger hunt for minerals is elementary for students

About 80 Everton Park State High School students will be surprised to learn about the minerals contained in everyday items today when they take part in a Hunting Minerals, Metals and More workshop run by the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy, the education arm of the Queensland Resources Council. 
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Students learn power of high-tech careers

Millmerran State School students will experience first-hand the vital role of energy production and resource extraction to our modern way of life when staff from Millmerran Power visit the school today.  They’ll take part in a Beakers.Bots.Build workshop run by ...
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Getting a lift out of STEM

Oakey State High School students will learn the ups and downs of hydraulics in a hands-on workshop today where they’ll build their own hydraulic arm. Russell Mineral Equipment Engineers will be on hand to ...
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Students ready for lift-off with hydrogen

With hydrogen touted as an important low-emissions energy source of the future, and the possibilities for Queensland on everyone’s lips, Toowoomba students will have a head start on the potential new industry when they ...
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Students get ready for jobs of the future 

Bundamba State Secondary College will gain insight into the jobs of the future in the technologically advanced resources sector today as they program an autonomous vehicle to navigate a simulated mine site. They are taking part in a Resourceful Robots workshop run ...
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Students take deep dive into water management

Wandoan State School students will take a deep dive into the depths of water management today with Glencore Wandoan Coal Project professionals. Rick Matthews, Wandoan Coal Project’s Land and Property Coordinator, says the students will gain an understanding of how this precious commodity is managed ...
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Powerful decisions for Central Qld students 

Students from two Central Queensland schools will band together today to come up with strategies to keep the lights on and industry ticking over in a Powering our Future workshop run by the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy , the education arm ...
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