STEM

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Breaking long-standing behaviours that limit women's ability to shine in STEM careers will take tenacity, writes Janelle Wheat.

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Large gaps in the representation of women in science careers later in life are not due to lack of ability in the classroom.

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Plans for a ‘multiversity’ higher education campus in the heart of the new Western Sydney Aerotropolis have been unveiled by the Premier, Gladys Berejiklian.

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In spite of some recent positive actions, Australia still lacks a comprehensive and long-term plan for the STEM sector.

Origin Foundation Scholarship winners

Students from Brisbane and Bathurst are the inaugural recipients of the new Origin Foundation Grant King Indigenous Scholarships for Indigenous undergraduates.

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Maths and science offer much more value for students than just learning equations and principles, write Emma Johnston and Kylie Walker.

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Three UNSW PhD students will take their STEM skills to Westpac after winning prestigious industry scholarships allowing them to work part-time at one of Australia’s leading banks.

Les Field

Graduates with STEM degrees have better employment outcomes and the skills and technology grounding needed to succeed in the world of tomorrow, writes Les Field.

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We need to do more to support and encourage the most intellectually and experimentally capable scientists at all levels to flourish in the research sector, write Les Field and Andrew Holmes.

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Solange Cunin is making space history thanks to her innovative start-up Quberider and hundreds of high schoolers who are designing experiments to be tested by NASA astronauts.

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