Friday, October 30, 2020
LinkedIn

Should I be on LinkedIn?

LinkedIn: you may not think you need it, but you probably do. Here's why (and how) you should get off your butt and build your profile.
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!
extra-curricular

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.
undergraduate degree

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.

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.
video

High school hacks

Whether you're a slow typer, or can't draw a perfect circle to save your life, these quick hacks will make high school that little bit easier.

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...
o-week

The lowdown on O-Week

Tempted to give O-Week a miss? It's a vital introduction to the high-school/uni transition. Don't be a dummy and miss out, here's why you need to go!

Uni not for you? How to kickstart a STEM career without a degree

There are heaps of opportunities to study STEM that don’t involve a degree.

The National Youth Science Forum: Helping to plan a future in STEM

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) is designed to give students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career choices available in STEM. For 35 years, the NYSF has had over 11,500 students participate in the program.
Home school STEM quarantine activities study

5 STEM activities you can do at home now

Suddenly home schooling? Why not use this weird time to teach yourself some awesome new skills, kick some study or career goals… and maybe even win prizes?

Kickstart an exciting cyber security career: Live webinar recording

So, you wanna kickstart a future-proof cyber security career? Hear from three real-life STEM professionals busting myths and swapping pathway stories.

Greetings from Tech Town: How STEM grads are shaping our cities

From cashless shopping, to remote learning and traffic-dodging apps, technology is fast revolutionising the way we do the everyday things in our neighbourhoods like shop, study and drive.

Celebrating alternative pathways: The A-Z of VET

Bagging a three-year bachelor’s degree isn’t the only way to kickstart a career in tech!