Sunday, February 17, 2019

Getting your foot in the door with CommBank careers

Many engineers are surprised to find that CommBank is a big employer of engineering graduates. See how you can get your foot in the door with these prestigious CommBank careers!

Wollongong ‘bot builders unite to Duel Down Under

The FIRST Robotics Australia Duel Down Under competition is gearing up for go-time, and Wollongong robotics team Project Bucephalus are planning for victory.
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Which famous woman in STEM are you?

These famous female scientists, mathematicians and engineers deserve more credit than they've been given. Take the quiz to see, which famous woman in STEM are you?

Why computational thinking is vital to your career skill-set

Learning to code will equip you for a future where digital technologies will drive nearly every aspect of daily life.
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Creative computer science degrees at UNE

Students at the University of New England get teamwork sorted earlier, helping them to get real-world experience of how computer science works.
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Game on! Get creative with coding competitions

Whether your passion is creating video games or building robots, a computer science pathway lets you learn new skills, meet cool people and have fun!
Google Software Engineer, Mathew Blair

What it’s really like to make apps for a living

Mathew Blair, a University of Melbourne graduate and Google software engineer, has created a mobile art app that takes you on a tour of Melbourne’s art.

Which creative coder are you?

Which creative coder are you? Take our free personality quiz to find out where your future creative code career will take you.
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Creative IT careers; yep, that’s a thing!

Lateral thinking and computer science go hand-in-hand for Alex Hahn, who pursued creative IT careers after studying digital technologies at QUT.
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STEAM powered education: Can robots write poetry?

STEAM education means integrating project-based modules with driving questions, that reflect the skills students need for the future workforce. Find out how you can inject some STEAM into your classroom!

Closing the Gap with tech

Aboriginal Australians face unique challenges with technology and culture. These four apps were created for closing the gap between education and technology, or preserve the rich cultural history that has largely been lost due to invasion.

What is cyber security and cyber crime?

So, what is cyber security and cyber crime? Cyber crime is an underworld of billion-dollar hacks and data breaches. The good news? Cyber security jobs are plentiful!

Goodnight, sweet bot: NASA’s Opportunity Rover ends its Mars mission

After a 15 year mission to Mars that was expected to last only 90 days, NASA says goodbye to its longest serving Opportunity rover. We take a look back at some of Oppy's greatest achievements.

Australian schools could be doing a way better job of saving energy

A new survey has found Australian schools are failing to aequately track their energy usage and they represent an untapped opportunity for reducing our carbon footprint.

VIDEO: Why we need more entomologists

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41% of insect species are in decline. Of that, one third are going extinct. These scary new figures show us why we need to have more entomologists.