JCU science lecturer shows Queensland Minister and Smithfield schoolgirls how drones work as part of the She Flies program

@JCU JCU science lecturer shows Queensland Minister and Smithfield schoolgirls how drones work as part of the She Flies program

JCU science lecturer Dr Karen Joyce shows Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch and Smithfield State High School schoolgirls how drones work as part of the She Flies program.

Founded by Dr Joyce and 2015 Telstra Business Woman of the Year Dr Catherine Ball, She Flies aims to inspire schoolgirls towards science, technology, engineering and maths-related fields. The program received a $9980 Advance Queensland Engaging Science grant to conduct drone lessons across the state.

Also pictured above is the Member for Barron River Craig Crawford.