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Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Science and Technology (ASSETS)
by Mark Haughton - Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 7:46 AM
 

Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Science and Technology (ASSETS)

ASSETS is a 9 day summer school for year 10 students who are interested in science, technology, engineering or mathematics and who identify with their Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander culture and heritage.

For more information, see the attached flyer.


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SA Schools Space Mission
by Mark Haughton - Thursday, 1 June 2017, 8:27 AM
 

Here’s your chance to send an experiment into space!

In an Australian-first, the International Space Station (ISS) has started preparations to host three STEM experiments created by DECD school students. The experiments will hitch a ride with Neumann Space, a South Australian start-up who have ...

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2017 Maritime Engineering Trip to AMC in Launceston
by Mark Haughton - Friday, 12 May 2017, 9:44 AM
 

2017 Maritime Engineering Trip to AMC in Launceston

When - June 28th to June 30th

Who - 12 students (year 11 or 12) and 4 staff

The visit will give the selected students a 3 day of experience on the campus experiencing a range of Maritime activities in Engineering and Seafaring. ...

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NASA creates 4D printed metal fabrics
by Mark Haughton - Thursday, 20 April 2017, 2:54 PM
 

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has come up with metallic “space fabrics” for use in space.

Access the story here 

 
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Free "Women in STEM" Program
by Mark Haughton - Thursday, 13 April 2017, 1:12 PM
 

  ThThere is a new free ‘Women in STEM’ program from the Day of STEM platform (https://dayofstem.com.au/wis.html) which is explained as below in http://dayofstem.org/australia/women-in-stem-program-launched/

This program may be useful for PLP, linking with Girls in STEM school programs or cross-curriculum pathways.  The producers of the program are very helpful and available to discuss any issues, further questions etc.  Please let Sarah know if you would like to talk to them.

 
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DIPP 12 Applications Now Available
by Mark Haughton - Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 8:15 AM
 

The Defence Industry Pathways Program (DIPP) has a focus on advanced manufacturing and design, and developing high-level employability skills for young people seeking to enter the defence industries.

DIPP is a collaborative approach that includes TAFESA, ASC (formerly Australian Submarine Corp), ...

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2017 SA Science Excellence Awards
by Mark Haughton - Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 11:37 AM
 

Nominations now open

Nominations for the 2017 SA Science Excellence Awards are now open.

Now in its thirteenth year, the SA Science Excellence Awards will showcase the critical importance of science and research to the development of industry and our society.

Through the awards, we acknowledge the ...

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2017 3D Printing Competition
by Mark Haughton - Friday, 24 March 2017, 8:35 AM
 


 
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Hidden Figures - Women in Engineering Fundraiser
by Mark Haughton - Friday, 24 February 2017, 10:25 AM
 

Women in Engineering Fundraiser

Wed 15 March, 6.30 pm for 7pm start

Regent Theatre, 275 Kensington Road, Kensington

 

Buy tickets ($15 plus processing fees) through the EventBrite link below

 

Hidden Figures - Women in Engineering Fundraiser

 

A team of African-American women ...

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3D Printing Competition 2016
by Mark Haughton - Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 12:32 PM
 

Well done to all students who entered the 2016 Advanced Technology 3D Printing Competition, and congratulations to prize winners. 

The 3D Printing competition is a collaboration between the Advanced Technology Project and the Royal Adelaide Show. The competition is open to all South Australian schools, not just government schools.

Here are a few of the entries for this year...


To view all entries and winners for 2016, click here.