Science and Technology Fair Results

17 September 2013


A St Cuthbert’s duo with a love of science won one of the top Gold Prizes at the Auckland City Science and Techology Fair.


Year 9 students Alex Fowler and Emily Mulgan won the NIWA Auckland Prize – for best exhibit in Atmospheric and Water Science category for their project ‘Go with the Flow’. They also placed second in the Planet Earth and Beyond category.


Joining Alex and Emily were 18 other students, selected to compete after impressing the judges at the College Year 8 and 9 Science and Technology Fair.


In total we were awarded 9 Highly Commended Awards, 3 category awards and 3 Special Prizes.


Congratulations to all these students!





Complete list of awards from the Auckland City Science and Technology Fair:



Special Prizes: (announced at the prize giving ceremony)



Gold Award:

Alex Fowler and Emily Mulgan – NIWA Auckland Prize for Best Exhibit in Atmospheric and Water Science


Silver Award:

Poppy McCall – Auckland City Council Silver Award


Bronze Award:

Ella Hartford – Clare Butcher Award for Natural History



Category Awards


Poppy McCall – Technology 1st Prize

Alex Fowler and Emily Mulgan – Planet Earth and Beyond 2nd Prize

Gabrielle Arnold – Material World 3rd Prize




Highly Commended Awards


Ella Harford                                                  LivingWorld

Isabella Price                                                 Material world

Olivia Cen and Olivia Woolfield                 Material  World

Alice Bowden                                                    Material World

Lily Eagles-Nielsen and Jennia Deng         Technology

Tayla- Rae Hall                                                 Material World

Bernice Kong and Sena Ogawa-Bracey      Physical World

Harriet Wren                                                      Physical World

Catherine Ye and Hayley Matthews              Technology