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Troy McCann: Bringing outer space back to Australia
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Troy McCann: Bringing outer space back to Australia

In 1966, a team of students from the University of Melbourne built Australia’s first satellite which they successfully launched in 1970. In late 2014, a team of University of Melbourne students formed the Melbourne Space Program (MSP) to continue what these alumni had begun.

Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program
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Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program

The University of Melbourne’s Startup Accelerator, the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) has seen record numbers of entries and the largest ever intake into the prestigious startup program.

Melbourne chemical engineering students claim Pratt Prize victory
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Melbourne chemical engineering students claim Pratt Prize victory

A team of students from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has taken out the 2016 Pratt Prize for the best Chemical Engineering Design Project in Victoria.

Alumni in Conversation: Dr Anne Hellstedt
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Alumni in Conversation: Dr Anne Hellstedt

Recognised leader in sustainability, 2012 Professional Engineer of the Year for Victoria and first female to graduate with a PhD in fluid mechanics, Anne Hellstedt has returned to the Melbourne School of Engineering, to lead the School’s strategic change that will transform Engineering and IT over the next ten years.

Vale: Dr J.L. (Dick) van der Molen
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Vale: Dr J.L. (Dick) van der Molen

Staff and students from the Melbourne School of Engineering and the Department of Infrastructure Engineering were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of alumnus and past member of staff, Jan Ludzer (Dick) van der Molen in late 2015.

Celebrating women in entrepreneurship
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Celebrating women in entrepreneurship

As the year draws to a close, the Melbourne School of Engineering and the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) reflect on all that women in entrepreneurship have achieved throughout 2015.