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Next Step kicks off in Brisbane and Canberra

April 26, 2016 2:42 pm Published by

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) Next Step programs kicked off in Brisbane and Canberra in April. “Our Next Step program aims to promote our partner organisations through laboratory and site visits in capital cities across Australia. They give the NYSF students a better understanding of the facilities available at the universities who partner with… Read more

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Get ready for Next Step Melbourne and Sydney 2016

April 26, 2016 2:37 pm Published by

Next Step dates for the Melbourne and Sydney program have been set. NYSF 2016 students will receive an email and Facebook notification when registrations are open. Melbourne: Friday 1 July – Tuesday 5 July. Sydney: Thursday 7 July – Friday 8 July.

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Visit to Lockheed Martin NCITE Centre an eye-opening experience

August 25, 2015 12:40 pm Published by

Jakub Marosz is a second year student at UNSW, studying mechanical engineering and commerce. He attended the NYSF in 2013, and in July visited the Lockheed Martin Australia NexGen Cyber Information and Technology (NCITE) Centre in Canberra with a group of NYSF students and alumni. Lockheed Martin is one of the world’s largest defense contractors;… Read more

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Shivani Shah, NYSF Alumna, 2014 at UNSW Australia

August 25, 2015 12:15 pm Published by

Shivani Shah is an NYSF alumna (2014) from Sydney who is studying Advanced Science at UNSW Australia. “The degree’s scope is excellent, it allows you to tailor your degree to what your interests are, especially as they keep changing as you learn more. Going to uni is a lot different to high school; there is… Read more

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National Youth Science Forum visits IBM in Canberra

August 25, 2015 12:10 pm Published by

Students who have attended the National Youth Science Forum were very fortunate to be treated to a visit to IBM’s Linux Development labs in Canberra in July. They learned about the history of the company, and its leading role in some of the key milestones in the development of modern information management systems. They also… Read more

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NYSF’s Next Step Melbourne program very popular

April 29, 2015 1:34 pm Published by

The NYSF Next Step programs for 2015 kicked off in Melbourne in April, with visits to NYSF Partners CSL, GSK, Monash University, The University of Melbourne, as well as the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI), and the Victorian Space Science Education Centre (VSSEC). Next Step programs aim to promote our Partner organisations through laboratory and… Read more

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The last Next Step was Sydney

August 14, 2014 11:19 am Published by

The 2014 Sydney Next Step program ran in early July this year and 74 students attended over the course of the three days of the program.  Visits were made to partner organisations Cochlear, Orica, ANSTO, the University of Western Sydney – Campbelltown and Richmond campuses, and the University of New South Wales. True to its… Read more

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The Next Step was Brisbane

June 16, 2014 10:52 am Published by

More than 70 students from the 2014 January Sessions of the National Youth Science Forum took part in the Brisbane Next Step program, which was held in April. A full day was spent at our partner university, The University of Queensland, where students learned about life on campus at UQ. They visited the Queensland Brain… Read more

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Be inspired, become inspiring

June 16, 2014 10:30 am Published by

As the home of nuclear science and technology in Australia, the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) offers a unique and exciting opportunity to work alongside and be inspired by some of Australia’s leading researchers. Thousands of Australians benefit from work undertaken at ANSTO every year. Our scientists use nuclear research techniques to answer… Read more

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STEM Explorer Youth Advisor

Melbourne Next Step

April 28, 2014 11:40 am Published by

The NYSF Next Step programs for 2014 kicked off in Melbourne in March, with visits to NYSF Partners CSL Ltd, GSK and The University of Melbourne. “The purpose of the Next Step visits is to provide exposure for students who might be interested in studying at specific universities that provide us with funding, or in… Read more

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