Sunday, July 5, 2020

Tech support at the University of Canterbury

At the University of Canterbury, women from all areas of STEM get support, mentoring – and free coffee!
Student with special needs learning through play

Teaching STEM to special needs students

Special needs STEM education specialist Rory Critchley gives his tools and tips for engaging students with different abilities in STEM.

Cybersecurity career

Love puzzles? You could pit your brain against cyber hack attacks in this fast-growing career area.
Code4Fun Christmas Coding Challenge Winner Rafael Deubler

How I won the CODE4FUN Christmas Coding Challenge

CODE4FUN Christmas Coding Challenge winner Rafael Deubler shares how he took home the top prize in an interactive coding challenge that saw students getting creative with their resumes.
online TAFE courses

TAFE NSW digital media and technology

TAFE NSW can get you job-ready sooner with fast, flexible and up-to-date courses.

APR.Intern STEMfest pledges to get female talent on board – that means you!

Among the top 50 CEOs in Australia, only 3 are women and female participation in the STEM workforce remains as low as 20%. But...
cybersecurity researcher

University of Waikato cybersecurity

Ryan Ko is a cybersecurity specialist who is helping users protect themselves online.

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.
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Free coding resources for online learning

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

What to expect from computer science degrees

Computer science degrees give you the skills for coding and much more – but what will you be learning during study hours? And where does it all lead? We've got all the answers to take you from clueless to future coder.
medical robots

Medical robots: from wearables to insideables

Inspired by how fireflies communicate, Samy Movassaghi is designing medical robots to help make us healthier.
What do data scientists do?

What do data scientists do?

What do data scientists do, really? They don't just work in snoozy office jobs; they're behind big brands like Coles, The Iconic or cool tech startups like Digivizer!

Kicking goals: Pathology careers in footy

There are so many exciting off-the-field medical science careers in sport, and a pathway in pathology is just one of them.  

Winning formula: How one school is using the Bragg science writing prize to challenge gifted students

Preethika Mathan and Ms Rachele Rugiero Santa Sabina College UNSW Bragg Student Prize
Santa Sabina College first entered the UNSW Bragg Prize in 2018 – coming away with the winning and a runner-up essay that year. We spoke to the teacher driving the school's participation about how they use the competition to challenge and enrich their gifted student cohort.

5 quizzes that’ll help narrow down your Uni preferences

Stumped on what to study after high school? Welcome to Planet Overwhelmed. Population: all of us.