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Thanks to NYSF partners

December 21, 2017 2:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) is very proud of the financial support we have from a range of organisations that see the value in the important work we do to encourage young people to consider their options and the opportunities available in ongoing study in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). Our thanks to… Read more

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Hail to the (NYSF) Chiefs of Staff

December 20, 2017 6:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When Kathleen Wisbey went to the NYSF in 2014, she was the first person from her school – St Michael’s Collegiate in Hobart – to ever be selected to attend the program. At that time, science wasn’t necessarily a popular choice, “… so to apply for the NYSF was daunting for sure,” says Kathleen. “But… Read more

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An update from the CEO

December 12, 2017 12:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Our planning for the NYSF Year 12 program is ahead of schedule. We are expecting nearly 600 young people from across Australia in January, within our Canberra and Brisbane sessions. It has been very exciting to be able to scale this program with the support of our Brisbane host, the University of Queensland. We are… Read more

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What’s happening in Monash Science?

December 7, 2017 1:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Here is an update from our partners at Monash University: With one of the most flexible Science degrees in Australia, you’ll have the ability to choose the subjects you’re interested in and start thinking about Science in new and exciting ways. Come and meet us at our Change of Preference event on Monday 18 December… Read more

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Double the fun for science teachers in January 2018 – only a few places left!

December 6, 2017 11:55 am Published by

The NYSF is very excited to announce that two National Science Teachers Summer School (NSTSS) programs will run in January 2018. Our well-established program at The Australian National University (ANU) will continue, with places for 40 teachers next year. In addition, a second program will run at The University of Queensland (UQ), also with places for 40… Read more

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Dingley at the International Astronautical Congress (IAC)

December 5, 2017 3:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

From Monday 25th to Friday 29th September, Adelaide saw cosmonauts from Russia, science educators from America, space entrepreneurs from New Zealand, and a geeky kid from Perth come together to experience the 2017 International Astronautical Congress (IAC). It was truly one of the most inspiring events I’ve been to and the best thing I’ve seen… Read more

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UQ News

December 5, 2017 3:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

OP Advice Night – December 18th OP Results Advice Night is the perfect opportunity to discuss study options at UQ after you receive your OP.  Learn more about entry requirements and get personalised advice on pathways into your ideal program. Take a tour of the St Lucia campus or attend one of the many seminars… Read more

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A full house of Governors’ Receptions

December 5, 2017 3:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Each year, September to November marks the season for Governors’ Receptions in the NYSF calendar. With almost 600 participants selected to attend the NYSF Year 12 Program next January, this meant a significant proportion had the opportunity to attend in their local state, to honour and celebrate their achievements of being selected, along with the… Read more

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ANU graduates rated Australia’s most employable

December 5, 2017 2:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

ANU graduates have been ranked Australia’s most employable graduates and are among the most sought after employees worldwide. The latest Global Employability University ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia’s top university for getting a job for the fifth consecutive year. ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital city, Canberra,… Read more

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