Student engineers fast-track careers in Bendigo

Harrison Godfrey chose to study a Bachelor of Civil Engineering in Bendigo to remain in the community, but says the benefits of studying locally have exceeded expectations. Harrison still has a year of study to go before finishing his course and already he’s working in the field, designing small subdivisions with Total Property Developments. “I’m... Continue Reading →

Students’ home grown and engineered design gains global recognition

Engineering students Sarah McLennan, James Goode, Jaiden Swanson and Max Brook’s design for an aquaponic gardening system has been recognised in an international competition through the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship in Germany. The second-year Bendigo students won second place in the global innovation challenge against university students from around the world, including the USA, UK,... Continue Reading →

Destination Bendigo for future engineers

A school trip to East Timor in Year 11 inspired La Trobe University student Jessica Gould to pursue engineering. Even then, she knew there was a better way to deal with the country’s precarious infrastructure. “I was exposed to roads that were relatively new but looked and felt like they shouldn’t be used,” Jessica says.... Continue Reading →

Career engineered in Bendigo

It’s been a big two weeks for final-year students as they sit exams and come-to-face with the future. For Jordan Sens, there’s been no down time. He completed his last La Trobe exam last Wednesday and this week started working in his chosen career. “I wanted to jump straight in,” he says, describing the end... Continue Reading →

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