Thursday, October 21, 2021

Closing the Gap with tech

Aboriginal Australians face unique challenges with technology and culture. These four apps were created for closing the gap between education and technology, or preserve the rich cultural history that has largely been lost due to invasion.
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.
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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.
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!
Tessa and Celeste Carnegie

STEM sisters – Tessa and Celeste Carnegie

Birrigubba Juru and South Sea Islander women Tessa and Celeste Carnegie promote the participation of women and Indigenous youth in STEM.
LGBTQ+ role models in STEM

8 LGBTQ+ role models in STEM you should know

We shine the light on LGBTQ+ role models in STEM who are doing incredible things in their careers.

International Women’s Day: advice from Women in STEM

We've compiled a list of our favourites quotes, including career and life advice, from some of the Women in STEM we've profiled. Treat yourself to these strong words of wisdom from even stronger women. Happy International Women's Day!

STEM startup sustainability is in business

Watch these awe inspiring vids about growing sustainability in STEM business this National Science Week for maximum STEM inspo in schools! Brought to you by...
Computer science + sustainability

Computer science + sustainability

Think you have what it takes to save the planet? With Computer science + sustainability you just might!
gender pay gap

Women in STEM earn 16% less than men: closing the gender pay gap

The gender pay gap is wider in STEM than the rest of the workforce, according to new survey results: experts describe what needs to happen to close the gap.
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!
sexist coding

Sexist coding

Say goodbye to sexist bosses and hello to the newest threat to gender equality – sexist coding. Year 10 student Stella Wailes has the scoop.

Quiz: Could you be a pen tester?

Could you be a pen tester
Keen on a career in cyber security? Find out if you've got what it takes to be a pen tester by taking this fun quiz!

Meet the undergrads studying IT for social good

Study IT
Meet two students combining their love of technology with their passion for making the world a better place

Tech support: top tips from 3 STEM grads

Liam Ridgeway - Advice from tech experts
Wise words from STEM grads who’ve started from the bottom… and now they’re here!