Thursday, April 2, 2020

How astrophysicist Bachelor Matt Agnew used his transferable STEM skills to land a data...

In the ads we were promised a handsome, out-of-this-world astrophysicist, but it has since been revealed that Ten’s 2019 bachelor Matt Agnew is in...

Here are the winners from the BHP Foundation Science and Engineering Awards 2019

This year's BHP Foundation Science and Engineering Awards 2019 showcased a myriad of talents in engineering, invention and innovation.
How not to get stuck doing group work all by yourself - students arguing in a library over a computer

How not to get stuck doing the group assignment all by yourself

Group work. We've all been there - hustling away while your classmates refuse to contribute. Here's how to avoid getting stuck doing all the work.
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Extra-curriculars: how to get the most out of university and high school

Here's how to master the extra-curricular juggle in university, and put extra skills on your resume. It's the advice you'll wish you knew earlier.
Mentoring skills - a mentor and a mentee dancing

Meet your mentor

Three people at the top of their game in STEM careers took a call from up-and-comers in their field to show us just how useful mentoring can be.
Questacon Smart Skills

Getting smart with skills at Questacon

Careers in science aren’t always about research. Find out what a career in science communication looks like with the Questacon Smart Skills Initiative!
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How to nail an internship and become super employable

No-one is going to hand you work experience on a silver platter. Here's how to land a great internship, and make the most of it to maximise your employability.
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How to choose a degree when you’re unsure

There’s so much pressure to choose your career straight out of high school. We’ve compiled some essential tips on how to choose a degree when you’re unsure.

Uni not 4 u? Consider these alternatives to university

If the uni pathway isn’t the right fit for you, there are alternatives to university that can take you to the engineering dream.
Engineering skills in non engineering careers

How to use your Engineering skills in any career

Got an Engineering degree, but no longer interested in becoming an engineer? Those useful, dynamic Engineering skills won't be going to waste. You could take your skills to politics, robotics, journalism, or even become an astronaut! Where will your Engineering skills take you?
should i go to university?

Should you go to university?

To go to uni, or not to go to uni. That is the question... But, your choices don't have to be so black and white. If you decide that uni isn't for you, there's a multitude of TAFE and trade school options worth exploring. So, take our quiz and let us answer the age old question: Should I go to university?
Diploma of Engineering, TAFE and alternative study paths

No uni, no worries: Upskill in Engineering with alternative study paths

A Bachelor degree isn't your only ticket to a great career. Nab yourself a Diploma in Engineering and you could jump straight into full-time work (and a full-time salary, kaching!). We've rounded up the best options for Australian Engineering courses with TAFE or trade school, so check out your options.

Deadly Science: Indigenous STEM program for kids

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Corey Tutt, Founder of Deadly Science, a non-profit Indigenous STEM program for kids tells us what inspires him and the impact of Deadly Science in schools.

6 tech innovations in response to COVID-19

Tech innovations COVID-19
With social distancing the temporary new norm, we’re relying on digital technology more than ever. Here are 6 ways tech is helping us through the pandemic.

Free coding resources for online learning

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Co-author of the Digital Technologies Curriculum and Grok Learning Founder James Curran talks free coding tools for online learning from preschool to uni.