July 2012 What do you get when you stick people absolutely crazy about humanitarian engineering in a room? Why, the EWB National Council of course! This event included the official launch of our new EWB branding, the exciting Journal of Humanitarian Engineering, and so much more.
Young Engineers Australia (Sydney) + Engineers Without Borders Triva Night, August 2012 Were you looking forward to this as much as I was? I thought so.There's nothing like a great night of fun and getting your geek on with some friends for a great cause. Thank you to our friends from Young Engineers Australia for sponsoring us at this event. You guys rock! http://www.ewb.org.au/events/75/10976
Annual YEAS/EWB Trivia Night, September 2012 Hurrah! We raised over $2000 all thanks to you and our wonderful sponsors. Amazing, you guys never let us down. Want to know where it all goes to? Check out www.ewb.org.au or better yet, join our working bees and meet our volunteers.
Field Volunteer 2012 Have you met Gab? She studied Industrial Chemistry with me at UNSW and now she's off to work with our community partner, "Live and Learn Environmental Education Cambodia", for a year. She'll be there as a Sanitation and Energy Technical Advisor and she's even created an FB page to share her journey with you: https://www.facebook.com/GabInCambodia Want to get involved? Contact email@example.com and join her local buddy group!
EWB NSW Games, May 2012 Yep. It's D-day. Or should I say EWB Games day. This is us with our sporty faces on. More team photos coming up soon. Huge thank you to everyone involved. I hope you had as much fun as I did!
Call all future Leaders! (That's you, by the way.) Our newest leadership development program is run in partnership with the Centre of Sustainable Leadership; it aims to help our emerging leaders via a mix of online learning modules and regular forums of participants. Applications close 15th of Feb 2013 so get in quick!
Field Volunteer 2013 Au revoir Matt! Our local WASH hub co-coordinator is off to join or community partner, "RainWater Cambodia" for the next 12 months. Just like Gab, he's also set up a facebook page to share his adventures: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Matts-life-as-an-EWB-field-volunteer-in-Cambodia/494373327269748 Want to get involved? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and join Matt's local buddy support team.
High School Outreach 2012 Holy smokes, it's nearly the end of the year and our local vollies have been hard at work encouraging the next generation to pursue an engineering path via fun and interactive modules; think floating houses and prosthetic legs! Want to get involved? Awesome. Just contact email@example.com and we'll happily tell you more about it.