Sunday, April 18, 2021

Why study economics? One team share their stories

One team at the The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) share their diverse stories on what inspired them into their dream jobs.
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How to win at Monopoly (and other life hacks using maths!)

Celebrity mathematician Lily Serna lets us in on some of her everyday life hacks using maths.

Running with numbers: career opportunities in sports data

3D skeletons, Formula 1 sailing boats and high-tech bikes – welcome to the sports data revolution. 

Now trending in STEM: The ultimate to-binge list

We’ve hunted down a bunch of stuff you should be liking, watching, reading and downloading.

What maths skills do you need to become a tradie?

Think that if you’re a budding tradesperson, dropping maths is no big deal? In actual fact, hands-on construction gigs use numbers a lot more than you’d think.
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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...
Future jobs

15 jobs that don’t exist… yet

Skill up on the transferable smarts that’ll land you one of these STEM roles of the future.

Three maths lessons everyone is getting from the COVID-19 pandemic

If it was ever the time for graphs to shine, the 2020 novel coronavirus pandemic is surely it.

5 ways to interpret those complicated COVID-19 graphs

To help interpret and understand the mountains of COVID-19 data, we’ll look at five commonly used methods, and explain the pros and cons of each.
STEM health careers

6 pandemic-fighting STEM careers in public health

Sometimes it takes a pandemic to remind us just how life-saving maths + health gigs can be. 

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”.
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Fresh skills people: tech jobs at WooliesX

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

Careers with maths – advice from the IAG Perils team

The IAG Perils team share their STEM experiences with us, including why they think maths is super important!

Teaching the beauty, power and usefulness of maths

Associate Professor Steve Sugden teaching in class
Semi-retired, Associate Professor Steve Sugden has spent a varied career working in both industry and academia, but...

Meet the Bragg Prize 2021 judges

Bragg Prize 2021 Judges
Aspiring to be a writer? Get your thinking caps on now! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for...