Robogals Founder Named Young Australian of the Year

Robogals Founder Named Young Australian of the Year

VSSEC would like to congratulate Robogals founder, Marita Cheng, on being named Young Australian of the Year 2012. Robogals is a student run organisation that helps to raise the profile of engineering and provides inspirational female rolemodels for young girls. Since 2008, Robogals has delivered free hands-on robotics workshops to over 3,000 students Australia wide. These workshops also include an introduction to the different types of engineering and career opportunities in Australia.

For more information about Robogals visit their website www.robogals.org