Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern invites young women to join Innovative Young Minds Keep Reading
Inspiring young women to explore science and technology.
The Innovative Young Minds (IYM) programme is designed to encourage young women to explore science, technology, engineering, mathematics and high-tech manufacturing – fields we call the STEMM sector. The week-long residential programme is open to female Year 11 and Year 12 students, and runs during the July school holidays each year.
Innovative Young Minds was launched last night at The Dowse to a crowd of technologists, innovators, engineers, science and technology teachers, Rotarians and members of the Lower Hutt business community. Keep Reading
Media are invited to attend the launch of the 2019 Innovative Young Minds programme - a pioneering initiative by Hutt City Council and Rotary Hutt City, which is changing the way young women view careers in science, technology, engineering and maths. For the first time IYM is expanding nationwide and doubling in size with opportunities provided to. Keep Reading
In 2019, we will hold two sessions of the IYM programme during the July school holidays. Session 1 will run from 7th - 12th July and Session 2 will be held from 14th - 19th July. Students can indicate a preference for either session I and II and we will do our best to accommodate requests where possible. Keep Reading
IYM Challenges Young Women IYM 2018 was a great success, and there are exciting plans for IYM 2019 What do plastic flakes, fire engines, 3D CAD drawings, laser printing, ice cream made with liquid nitrogen, virtual reality, painted walls that turn on the lights when touched, an anaechoic chamber and early morning exercise all have in common?... Keep Reading
Here is a glimpse of IYM 2018. Many thanks to Mark Tantrum Photography for the videography. Keep Reading
Innovative Young Minds (IYM) 2018 is a week-long technology, science and innovation programme for year 11 and 12 female students that takes place in the first week of the July school holidays. Run jointly by Rotary Hutt City and Hutt City Council, our goal is to inspire young women to consider careers they may not even know exist by... Keep Reading
Rotary Hutt City, in partnership with Hutt City Council, our Principal Sponsor, and Hutt Valley High School, have launched a new Rotary youth programme aimed at year 11 and 12 female students. We are excited about this new initiative! This innovative programme is designed to attract and engage young women in the field of technology. Keep Reading