• 05 September 2019

NIWA Science Projects win Awards

Marsden students did exceptionally well at the 2019 NIWA Science Fair, scooping 4 out of the 6 available Class 3 awards as well as a raft of highly commended and special prizes. Special mention to Wynter Tickle who won five prizes with her Personal Quake Detector.


The following Year 9 students are to be commended for the exceptional work that went into their projects.


Student Project           Award
Arushi Bhatnagar-Stewart Composting Coffee Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Education; 
& Highly Commended
Eva Tunnicliffe & Molly Schaefer  Perfecting a Kiwi Icon NZ Institute of Food Science and Technology
Louisa Boyer Running on Grass Fourth = in Class 3
Caroline Jones You Spin me Round Callaghan Innovation Engineering NZ;
& Highly Commended
Wynter Tickle

Personal Quake

Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Education; 
Victoria University of Wellington School of Engineering and Computer Science;
The Massey University/GNS Science Joint Centre for Disaster Research;
Engineering NZ;
Fourth = in Class 3
Isabella Pithie & Alexis Boulieris Going; Going; Gone Third in Class 3
Aelfred Gater & Ryan Field

Lift Elevator
Highly Commended Marsden Whitby

Congratulations to all these students you should be very proud of your achievements.