Thursday, November 14, 2019

Gabi engineers a helping hand

Biomedical engineering student Gabi Newman has found a novel way to use her skills to help those in need. Gabi has been 3D printing assistive hand devices to donate to people who are missing fingers due to natural disaster, disease, war or birth defects.
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Achievement unlocked – gaming no longer a boys’ club

Meet the stars of Code Breakers: Women in Games - the women defining the new face of the gaming industry and breaking down boys' club stereotypes.
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FrogID: Citizen science saves frogs

FrogID is the app that uses citizen science and user participation to map Australia's frog habitats. Help save the frogs by downloading the app today!
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Makes me appy: apps for social good

Addicted to feeling good? Turn photos into food for the hungry or sponsor a charity with your workout. We've rounded up the best social good apps available.
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The fate of the Great Barrier Reef

Carol Ge is a runner up in UNSW's Bragg Writing Prize. Read Carol's piece about the devastating effects of climate change on our Great Barrier Reef.
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Five habits of superheroes

How to be successful. What does it mean? How do we get it? If you're feeling a little lost, get yourself unstuck by incorporating the habits of superheroes into your life.
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Get equipped for recent graduate jobs in IT

Meet the community of 22,000 IT experts in Australia, helping to bridge the gap for recent graduate jobs in the IT and Technology sector.
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The very hungry caterpillars

Scoring runner up in UNSW's Bragg Writing Prize is Ebony Wallin's essay about the very hungry caterpillars that can digest plastic.
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Careers with Code In Person: Dean Foley, Founder of Barayamal

Dean Foley is the founder of Barayamal, a startup which supports, educates and inspires indigenous entrepreneurs. Watch the video to find out a thing or two about him!
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Imperfect produce and the war on waste

UNSW's Bragg Writing Prize has been won by 7th grader Sam Jones, who is advocating to give ugly fruit a go.
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Computer science + sustainability

Think you have what it takes to save the planet? With Computer science + sustainability you just might!
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Diversity in ICT enrolments

Diversity in ICT enrolments is lowest across all fields of study, yet employment prospects are highest - so what's stopping girls from coding?

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

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?

Stuck on what to study? We asked a career expert for her top tips

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Marine biologist, robotics engineer, or sports statistician? Deciding on your dream career is no easy feat when the possibilities are endless.

What tech jobs can I get at a bank?

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Thinking of studying computer science, but not sure where your degree could take you? These 5 computer science grads all work at Australia's biggest bank.