Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Diversity in tech

Disability and neurodiversity hires are an opportunity for STEM employers

Employers that hire people living with disability see an average 28% higher revenue than their competitors and 90% lower staff turnover.
Accessible food packaging

STEM champion fights for accessible food packaging

Jerusha Mather, a PhD student in the medical sciences at Victoria University, is kickstarting a petition to make food packaging more accessible
Who are the most influential climate activists

Who are the most influential climate activists?

Dr Johnson and Greta Thunberg have effective but totally different influencing styles!
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5 Future City Shaper Jobs

Imagine a world where skyscrapers power themselves, walkable access to amenities is a priority and there is an infrastructure, health and educational balance across all community demographics… that’s the vision of a future city shaper.
Indigenous STEM scholarships

3 Indigenous STEM scholarships

Forget what you think you know about a career in cyber security! These five real-life cyber security pros are spilling the facts... and there's hardly a hoodie in sight!
ANSTO Hackathon winners! Oatlands District High School

National student hackathon winners buoyed up with success

Tassie team takes out inaugural ANSTO hackathon with cool buoy ocean energy prototype that generates renewable energy from the sea.
STEM stand against racism

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.

How the coronavirus has highlighted the importance of automation

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a massive surge in global unemployment. It has also highlighted the increasingly valuable role of automation in today’s world.
Teach Earth and Environmental Sciencevideo

Teach Earth and Environmental science online

Everything you need to teach Earth and Environmental Science online with interactive, rich, rewarding resources on space, engineering and mining.

STEM girls to help make iso life easier

UTS and Tech Girls are partnering to host a Girls in STEM Design Challenge. Girls in Years 5-8 are invited to the full-day, free online event this Wednesday. The challenge? Come up with ways to help improve our lives while social distancing!
Deadly science Indigenous Sciencevideo

Deadly Science: Indigenous STEM program for kids

Corey Tutt, Founder of Deadly Science, a non-profit Indigenous STEM program for kids tells us what inspires him and the impact of Deadly Science in schools.
Women in STEM ambassador Lisa Harvey-Smith

Tech bias puts millions at risk of unemployment, unfair treatment

Millions of young Australians risk missing out on employment opportunities and economic independence because of their gender and tech bias, says Australia's first Women...

Quiz: What’s your cyber security career?

Cyber security career
Could you be a pen tester, security engineer or a computer forensics analyst?

How a team of flying scientists are increasing regional STEM representation

Flying scientist visits are bringing STEM to even the most remote regions

STEM experts weigh in on TikTok’s trending beekeepers

Bee Lady
Texas Beeworks’ Erika Thompson has been accused by other users of staging her TikTok videos and handling bees in an unsafe manner.