Thursday, January 23, 2020

Design and build your own 50 kilogram robot

Imagine getting to design and drive your own two-metre-tall, 50kg robot. For the high school students taking part in the FIRST® Australia robotics comp, the sky’s the limit!

Tech is revolutionising fashion. Here’s how to make it your career

Think of yourself as creative, but love tech as well? There’s no reason you have to choose between the two. We take a look at fashion app Stashd, and fashion technology accelerator ARTeConnect to get to know future fashion careers.

Get job-ready with the new Macquarie University Engineering courses

Get job-ready with the new Macquarie University Engineering courses and revamped facilities - it’s all about making engineering not just more fun, but more focussed on getting students career-ready at the end of their degree.

From computer to coworker: AI and robots in the workplace

Instead of worrying about robots in the workplace snatching your dream job, it’s time to get digitally literate and join them.

Biohacking the future

As biohacking technology embeds itself into our everyday lives, we may be prompted to ask: how long until we are more computer than human? UNSW Bragg Writing Prize runners up, Coco Dwyer and Ruby Mumford investigate the seemingly inevitable future of biohacking and transhumanism.

Study at New Zealand’s #1 uni for computer science

Studying at the University of Auckland can prep you for an amazing career. Meet three thriving computer science professionals that got their start at Auckland University.

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.

Tech support at the University of Canterbury

At the University of Canterbury, women from all areas of STEM get support, mentoring – and free coffee!

Spotlight on the strong women in tech at VUW

Want to make a difference to how we work and play? Join engineering and computer science at Victoria University of Wellington.

The University of Sydney Engineering and IT redefines what’s possible

Redefine what's possible in your career with the University of Sydney Engineering and IT degrees. You could break new ground in cancer research, like PhD student Bala Shammugasamy who is engineering orange peel supplements for cancer patients in remission!
Bitcoin and financial engineering jobs

Bitcoin and the rise of financial engineering jobs

Blockchain is innovating just about every industry - and financial engineering jobs are on the rise as a result. We break down your options for working with blockchain, and all the exciting places it could lead you!
Natural Language Processing Robot

What is Natural Language Processing?

Natural Language Processing is a branch of Artificial Intelligence which aims to improve communication between computers and humans. We speak to some of the researchers at Macquarie University to find out more.

A guide on changing preferences for Australian universities

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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.

Virtual reality is revolutionising remote mental health care

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Virtual reality (VR) may pave the way for myriad new opportunities.

Fighting antibiotic resistance is a full time STEM job

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The war against antibiotic resistance requires some serious revision, says Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2009) laureate Ada Yonath.