Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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5 life-saving health science careers you should consider

Health scientists work behind-the-scenes in the medical world, on everything from making sure equipment is working safely to carrying out in-lab testing and medical exams.
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A day in the life of a STEM career

If you're considering a career in STEM, but want to find out more about the highlights and challenges of daily work, read on.
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Everything you need to know about the National Questacon Invention Convention, according to two...

We chat to two past-participants of the National Questacon Invention Convention about their experience attending the five-day event in Canberra.

Last week to enter the UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing!

Calling all aspiring science writers in years 7-10! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2019 is now open for entries.
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What is Careers with STEM?

Careers with STEM provides inspiration, roles models and examples of how the STEM skills you teach can lead to amazing careers in any field.

We’re loving #UniqueScientists on Twitter

Heads up everyone, there's a new science hashtag to get behind on Twitter! We loved how #ActualLivingScientist went viral and showed the world not all...
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Health sciences degrees

Industry placement programs offer students valuable hands-on experience while they pursue their postgrad degrees.
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Wikipedia Edit-a-thon kicks off to boost female STEM representation

On July 25, Australian STEM enthusiasts from the health, medical and life sciences sector will take to their keyboards as Wikipedia editors to increase the visibility of female scientists on Wikipedia. 
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Maths on holidays? Mathematical skills are everywhere

Maths is all around – wherever you go! Mathematical skills are involved in every step of your holiday, from booking the trip to exploring with maps. 
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Study reveals how Doctor Who shapes public attitudes to science

The first peer-reviewed survey of Doctor Who fans' attitudes to science reveals it was literally life-changing TV for some.
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The Wikipedia warrior for women in STEM

This physics researcher is boosting the representation of women scientists, one Wikipedia biography at a time.
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Murdoch University’s WISE Women in STEM

Over 200 girls gathered together to hear from Murdoch University's WISE Women in STEM. The outreach program saw multiple STEM women from around Australia share their personal and professional stories on how STEM skills benefit careers, and why dropping maths is a bad idea.

Stuck on what to study? We asked a career expert for her top tips

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Marine biologist, robotics engineer, or sports statistician? Deciding on your dream career is no easy feat when the possibilities are endless.

What tech jobs can I get at a bank?

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Thinking of studying computer science, but not sure where your degree could take you? These 5 computer science grads all work at Australia's biggest bank.

Waterproof shoes for refugee kids? This is how you make students care about STEM

South Sudan refugee child
In a three-year project, students were taught STEM skills by designing solutions for real-world problems. An evaluation of the project found most students were stimulated and engaged.