Sunday, May 16, 2021

Stem Cells: Little Cells, Big Possibilities

Congratulations to Phillippe Mouawad (year 7) for being runner up in the 2020 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing.

Winners of the 2020 UNSW Bragg Prize announced

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing. 

iPS Cells: The STEM of the Future

Congratulations to Jeremy Simonetto (Year 8) for being runner up in the 2020 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing.
Preethika Mathan and Ms Rachele Rugiero Santa Sabina College UNSW Bragg Student Prize

Winning formula: How one school is using the Bragg science writing prize to challenge...

Santa Sabina College first entered the UNSW Bragg Prize in 2018 – coming away with the winning and a runner-up essay that year. We spoke to the teacher driving the school's participation about how they use the competition to challenge and enrich their gifted student cohort.

15 times the Internet summed up how we feel about starting our Bragg essays

These relatable #writersblock feels will give you a serious LOL. 
Bragg essay writing tips from judges

Bragg judges reveal their top 3 writing tips!

Want to become a published writer before you even finish high school? Read this to give yourself the best shot at winning the 2020...

Winners of the 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize announced

Are fertility tracking apps backed by science? Does automation really make us safer? Are we ready for driverless cars? Find out in these prize winning student essays
pilots aircraft automation technology

Does automation really make us safer?

"Errare humanem est": Winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing by William Flintoft of Melbourne Grammar School

Driverless cars: are we there yet?

Phoebe Adams of Presbyterian Ladies College was inspired by a family tragedy to explore driverless car technology in her winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing
winner 2019 bragg student prize science writing arwyn stone

The science (or lack thereof) behind period and fertility trackers

Abbotsleigh student Arwyn Stone questions the science (and ethics) behind fertility tracking apps in her winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing

Last week to enter the UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing!

Calling all aspiring science writers in years 7-10! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2019 is now open for entries.

FAQs: UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing

Who is the competition for? The UNSW Bragg student prize is open to all high school students in Years 7–10. It’s a great way to complement...

5 paths into engineering if you don’t ace your ATAR

alternative pathways into engineering
Stressed about getting an amazing ATAR score? The good news is that there are loads of alternative pathways that can lead to an awesome engineering career.

Premium gigs: STEM grads in insurance

The insurance industry isn’t all about premiums and claims. There is also cool modelling around how natural hazards may affect people’s lives and that requires experts in data and analytics

Meet the scientists with the skills to fight COVID-19

COVID-19
The global pandemic has shone a light on scientists with the skills to understand and fight back against COVID-19