Friday, October 2, 2020
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University of Melbourne students are pitch perfect

Students Kailun Zhang, Kuan (Jack) Qian and Matilda Stevenson were lucky enough to pitch their VR food technology idea at the Microsoft Imagine Cup.
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So, what’s the big deal about data anyway?

Big data and data science has the potential to make businesses boom, prevent disease and cut carbon emissions – if only we had enough data scientists to get the job done
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Monash University wearable tech

Some of the most exciting developments in wearable tech are happening in the research labs at Monash University.
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UniMelb students are designing a campus of the future

University of Melbourne Engineering and IT students are competing in UniMelb's Case Study Competition to design a campus of the future.
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Career advice from the coolest women in tech

Are you a woman thinking about getting into computer science (CS)? We hit up the female staff behind Google Photos for a major pathway pep talk.
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Computer Science smart agriculture

Computer science can help cultivate the food, fuels and fibres of the future.
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Your field guide to the future of work

The workforce as we know it is on the verge of a technical revolution. In future, career coaching will come from an app, you’ll get specialised guidance on transitioning between career paths, and everybody will be working gig-to-gig. Here’s your field guide to the future of work.
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First commercial spaceflight could open up new space careers

Dreaming of becoming an astronaut? The recent launch of the first commercial space pilots could open up new careers in space.

Renewable energy at ANU

A smarter, safer electricity grid will make use of renewable energy and be able to repair itself.
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Do we have a social media addiction?

Are Instagram and Facebook giving us social media addiction? We've waded through a cocktail of dopamine and 'FoMO' to find out the science behind what social media does to our brains.
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Maths is behind everything you do online: here’s how

The internet is powered by algorithms, like a more sophisticated version of the equations you’ll learn in class. So, why don’t we think of maths like that?
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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.

From the navy to cyber security: 5-minute Q&A

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Interested in a career in cyber security? We chatted to Nicholas Desilas who studied a Cert IV in engineering at TAFE before spending 10 years in the navy and now has a successful career in the cyber security industry, as Strategic Relationship Representative at global cyber security leader, Palo Alto Networks.

16 quick career challenges to tick off these school holidays

Bored yet? There are loads of quick, easy things you can do for your career these school holidays.

So, you want a next-gen data science gig? Live Webinar recording

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