Thursday, January 30, 2020

Don’t stress, your ATAR isn’t the final call

If you don’t have an ATAR or you don’t score as highly as you’d hoped, here are some ways you can still get into a university course.
LinkedIntopjobs

15 of Australia’s fastest-growing careers and their salaries

LinkedIn’s list of 2020’s top emerging jobs is dominated by future-focused tech positions.

Visit our dystopian future and learn how to change it

How bleak is the future really? An interactive exhibit, Monash University’s “A Future Without Change,” answers that very question and shows how science can change our dystopian future for the better.
Alexandra Green

How speaking ‘cow’ is revolutionising modern farming

A breakthrough in the way we communicate with cows is assisting farmers tune into the emotional state of their cattle.
Future of work

Work is a fundamental part of being human, and robots won’t stop us doing...

Recent studies have raised alarms that advances in automation and artificial intelligence (AI) will leave all sectors open to the threat of machines replacing human workers.

Science needs true diversity to succeed, and Aussie astronomy shows how we can get...

Australian astronomy punches well above its weight, in terms of the research it leads and the facilities it houses.
MIT Innovators under 35

Looking for a mentor? These 20 young, local innovators will blow you away

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Review has announced its annual list of under 35-year-old game-changing innovators for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, and we’re career crushing hard.
The flower fly

Keen to save our insects? Here’s how to help scientists this summer

With the Aussie insect population declining fast, scientists are calling out for our help this summer.
Careers with STEM survey

STEM survey: Have your say!

The survey is aimed at educators, parents and any STEM-interested people. This is your chance to make your voice heard on issues related to STEM education and STEM careers.

Inspiring the next generation of scientists is harder in the face of official science...

The government says it’s committed to STEM education, but how can we inspire the next generation when they see our current scientists being ignored and worse?
Nikon Small World Photomicrography comp

Nikon have announced the winners of their Small Word Photomicrography Competition

The Nikon Small World Photomicrography comp is hands down the coolest competition in science.
healthcare cyber attack

The healthcare industry: a growing target for cyber attacks

In a world where our emergency services rely on data and technology to function, a successful attack could result in a significant risk to life.

Win a Back to School STEM pack!

To celebrate the start of a new school year, Careers with STEM is giving away 5 boxes full of STEM inspiration worth over $80!

Fresh skills people: tech jobs at WooliesX

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Meet three women working in cool tech roles at WooliesX – the young, digital-savvy face of one of Australia's oldest retail businesses

7 easy STEM activities for students with developmental disabilities

As educators continue to build out their STEM offerings for younger children, it’s important that they pay attention to the needs of students with developmental disabilities.