Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Future of work

Work 2.0: Companies are shaking up the five-day work week

Around the world there’s renewed interest in reducing the standard working week.
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Victoria University of Wellington media design

Victoria University of Wellington’s unique combination of design and creative coding is putting its graduates at the front of the computer science pack.
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Strike 4 climate change: school students take charge

On November 30th, thousands of high school students in cities across Australia banded together to protest political inaction over climate change. Were you part of the protest? Write a blog for us and see your writing published on CareerswithSTEM.com!
RUOK

We have to ask: R U OK?

September 12 is R U OK? Day, and we’re checking in. We usually hit you with stories about inspiring STEM careers and study pathways,...
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Are you a future business mogul? Get a computer science degree first

Mixing your computer science degree with business can lead to amazing opportunities. Here's how future business moguls are getting their start with CS.
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UQ maths and statistics

It all adds up to a pretty cool future for UQ's maths and statistics graduates.
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Meet the marine biologist who works up close with the ocean’s fiercest predator

By analysing this footage of large white sharks, the marine scientists were able to see hunting behaviour that was previously kept secret.
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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.
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Happy Ada Lovelace day!

Let's celebrate Ada Lovelace Day! An international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).
CSIRO carbon fibre breakthrough

Competing with carbon fibre – CSIRO makes breakthrough

Competing on the world stage for innovation and carbon fibre production is now made possible with CSIRO's latest breakthrough.
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6 cool ways the world is celebrating the 50th Moon landing anniversary

From cookies to coins, here are some cool ways to celebrate 50 years since humans first set foot on the Moon, on 20 July 1969.
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Obsessed with online shopping? Turn it into a career!

Obsessed with online shopping? This special edition is all about digital retail jobs - think UX design, digital marketing, app development and more.

Want to upskill during lockdown? TAFE NSW offering free courses

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

Studying from home? Here’s how a real-life uni student structures her day

We take a look at how PhD student Janice Vaz tackles a day of eLearning.

Studying a uni course online? Here are 4 tips to get yourself tech ready

If you’ve found yourself having to study your university course online, here are some ways to ensure you’re ready for your virtual experience.