Sunday, July 12, 2020
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STEM people stepping up against racism

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) institutions are calling for people in STEM to stand against racism and back justice, equality and respect.
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Government to overhaul VET sector

The Australian Government has announced plan to overhaul the VET sector in order to help reboot the economy post COVID-19
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Free maths e-magazine out now!

The latest edition of Careers with STEM magazine is out now, all about careers that use maths and data everyday.  Produced quarterly, Careers with STEM...

Aussie tech team to take out Eurovision-style AI song contest

Australian producers, data scientists and academics are using their computer science smarts to take out Eurovision 2.0.

7 feel good TikToks made by health workers on-the-job

Medical professionals around the world are hitting up TikTok to participate in viral dance challenges.

The Government wants you to get off TikTok and land a diploma while in...

Enrolling in a micro STEM course while in isolation could be a seriously smart career move.

Clever, community-produced digital media urges Indigenous communities to stay home

Indigenous media organisations are getting the word out to stay home during the COVID-19 pandemic through innovative and community-focused ways.   
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Want to upskill during lockdown? TAFE NSW offering free courses

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, TAFE NSW has removed fees from a number of its online short courses.

The world’s biggest science competition goes digital

FameLab’s new digital-only format, allows you to hang out with the brightest minds in science from your living room.

How to flatten the curve of coronavirus, a mathematician explains

How does social distancing help to flatten the curve? We can explain by referring to what mathematicians call “exponential growth”.

The Internet’s best reactions to suddenly having to work and study from home

This whole working-and-studying-from-home thing has created some A+ social media content.

According to experts, there’s a scientific reason why we all love TikTok

TikTok’s design brings together music, video, dance and viral challenges to create one of the most energetic nodes in the web of popular culture in 2020.

Why university STEM degrees are more relevant than ever

University STEM degrees
In an uncertain world future, university STEM degrees are more crucial than ever - and not just to land you a job.

Three regional schools are the latest to benefit from STEM industry school partnership program

Three schools in the Illawarra region of NSW will now have their own academy of STEM excellence under the NSW Department of Education’s STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) Program.

Why space careers matter in a post-pandemic world

Australia’s space industry began in uncertainty, and – despite bushfires, pandemics and massive change – it will succeed under uncertainty.