Dabbling in science: Scitech

Water Corporation graduate chemist Ben Currell explains to Lakeland Senior High School students Audrey Yuen and Fraser Celso how his chemistry degree is helping to maintain the drinking water quality in WA. Picture: Mike Zimmerman.
Water Corporation graduate chemist Ben Currell explains to Lakeland Senior High School students Audrey Yuen and Fraser Celso how his chemistry degree is helping to maintain the drinking water quality in WA. Picture: Mike Zimmerman.

MORE than 280 students took part in a program run by Scitech which aimed to show a science career meant more than donning a white coat.

The Science Cafe offered students, including two from Lakeland Senior High School, a chance to speak with local scientists, engineers and mathematicians.