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Hornsby Girls High School

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Science provides a way of thinking about the world. Learning in science raises and examines critical questions and promotes understanding about the natural and physical world, and provides students with inquiry and investigation skills that allow students to become effective lifelong learners.

Women in Science Mural

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics)

This mural was designed to inspire our young female students in STEAM career paths that are traditionally dominated by males. The work ignites inspiration, arouses intellectual curiosity and knowledge about three female scientists and their respective fields. The mural exemplifies student advocacy and student voice.

Led by Ms Isabella Pozzolungo, the student consultation team includes:

Ahana Chauhan; Eleanor Chim; Sriya Danda; Olive Gibson

Yujin Johnson; Riah Kang; Talise Monaco; Alicia Rodrigues

Elaine Tambunan; Eliana Tambunan; Jasmine Tran; Alison Le Van

Youngju (Scarlett) Shin; Nimisha Kotoky Purkayastha; Ella Xie

The mural artist is Reuben Boughtwood (aka Reubszz). He is an outstanding street artist who has an extensive portfolio of work in Sydney.

The three female scientists are:

Ms Isabella Pozzolungo, Head Teacher, Creative and Performing Arts

October 2023