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Sujita Khadka

Civil engineer
Studying a Diploma in Civil Engineering is a huge deal for any woman, let alone a woman in a developing country.

Kelsie Clarke

Engineers Without Borders Director
Systems engineer and Engineers Without Borders Australia non-executive director Kelsie Clarke wants the world to know that engineering is for everyone.

Monique Hollick

Space Systems Engineer, DST
Monique and her team design daily mission plans, check the health and performance of satellites and conduct maintenance on ground stations.

Taylah Griffin

Aircraft engineer
Taylah Griffin hadn’t spent much time on planes before signing up for a degree in aerospace engineering – now she has a seriously cool grad gig testing top-end military aircraft.

Louise Samios

Medical tech student manager
Louise Samios’ own medical experiences led to her study pathway at UTS and an amazing career.

Annabelle Luu

Telecommunications engineer
When Annabelle Luu isn’t nailing her career ambitions in telecommunications engineering, she’s a car buff, tech fiend and amateur weightlifter.

Lina Abd Rahim

Biomedical engineer-to-be
Lina Abd Rahim originally wanted to be a doctor, but then she discovered biomedical engineering.

Maria Antwan

Director, NWD Design and Build
When she isn’t busy overseeing the construction of new homes and shop fit-outs, Maria is a role model and ambassador for women in construction.

Jennifer Shook

Chemical engineer and Enterprise Services Graduate, CBA
Jennifer's role in Digital, Operations and Technology (DOT) isn’t exactly your typical engineering gig.

Janice Vaz

Wildlife biologist
Janice Vaz spent her childhood watching nature documentaries, and now as a wildlife biologist her 9-5 life basically is one.

Dr Elena Prieto-Rodriguez

STEM program pioneer
Computer science and maths expert Dr Elena Prieto-Rodriguez is on a STEM program mission to make maths even more relevant for Aussie students.

Maya Santangelo

Undersea specialist
Maya has travelled the world to raise awareness for marine life

5 humanitarian STEM careers making major social impact

HumanitarianSTEMwork
When we think of humanitarian and social impact careers, we often think of legal aid, education and...

Infographic: What would Willy Wonka’s factory cost today?

Oompa Loompas screenshot
The infographic covers everything from Oompa Loompa salaries to the cost of edible wallpaper and powering it all with renewable energy.

The Environmental Science and Sustainability Mobile Antarctic Classroom hits the road for Science Week

THE ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND SUSTAINABILITY MOBILE ANTARCTIC CLASSROOM
With Australia’s territorial claim to Antarctica a massive 42 per cent, it’s important for STEM students to...