Monday, October 21, 2019
highest paying science jobs

These are the highest paying science jobs right now

Money isn’t everything, but there’s no harm in finding out more about the highest paying science jobs across six industries right now.

Scientists think we’re almost certainly going to discover alien life, and possibly soon

"A discovery, if it came, could turn the world of biology upside down."
maths used in sports

Play smarter, not harder: the maths used in sports

Reckon a lengthy slog in the gym is the best way to improve your sports performance? Maths says you’re wrong. Find out more about the maths used in sports.
growth mindset

Could a fixed versus growth mindset be holding you back?

Find out the difference between a “fixed” versus “growth” mindset and how you can implement a growth mindset at uni and work.

Considering a career in machine learning?

Machine learning has some awesome capabilities; making tech more accessible for people with disability, identifying space debris in orbit or even composing music! Try these machine learning games and activities for a glimpse into a machine learning career.
science podcasts

11 science podcasts that entertain and inspire

Bored online? Check out these entertaining science podcasts, YouTube series and TED talks  - they’re just the right amount of science and fun.
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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.
statistics and data analysis

Leading figures; Career advice from women in STEM

Three women; Dr Carla Harris, founder of the app 'Longevity'; Monica Wulff, founder of StartupMuster; and Sue Xue of Wrigley; share their experiences with how backgrounds in statistics and data analysis has helped them advance their careers.
master of cyber security

Master of Cyber Security

Nikolai Hampton formalised 25 years in the IT sector to become a cybersecurity expert.

Postdocalypse now: a postdoc survival guide

Can you handle the postdocalypse? A postdoc survival guide.
10 thimgs I wish I knew before starting uni

10 things I wish I’d known before starting university

Engineering graduate Larissa Fedunik shares 10 tips for new uni starters.
nanotechnology phd

Nanotechnology PhD

A fascination with nanotechnology may help those with cystic fibrosis.

A guide on changing preferences for Australian universities

QUT change of preferences Australia university
If exam stress meant you didn’t have your head on straight while choosing your uni preferences, we’ve got good news: it’s ok to change your mind, and changing preferences at this stage could mean studying your perfect degree. Here's how to do it.

Wellness 2.0: celebrating computer science careers in health

CS + health
Introducing the tech innovations popping up in the health space – and the awesome STEM careers they’ve created

SEEK reports more gender diversity in recruitment since removing coding from selection criteria

Womenintech
Online job search platform SEEK has increased the number of women in its technology graduate recruitment program by removing coding from its selection criteria.