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Join the ANU Open Day Lab Coat Party

August 23, 2017 11:30 am Published by

ANU Open Day – Saturday 26 August Join us at ANU Open Day on Saturday 26 August and get a taste of life as an ANU science student. We will be offering a range of fun and interactive activities to help you determine your scientific future. Check out some of the activities below: Lab Coat… Read more

The Australian National University: News Update

February 23, 2017 11:25 am Published by

ANU Rated in the Top 10 International Universities The Times Higher Education world university rankings judge world class universities across their teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. Being ranked seventh in the world reflects the universities commitment to conduct research on a global scale and to provide our students with global opportunities. Deputy Vice-Chancellor… Read more

NYSF 2017 Session A: Partners’ Day Expo

January 17, 2017 4:48 pm Published by

After the Partners’ Day presentations the students gathered for the Partners’ Day Expo , where they were able to meet, chat and network with representatives of the NYSF partners. The students were able to meet reps (and the presenters) from Lockheed Martin, IP Australia, UNSW Australia, Monash University, Melbourne University, Australian National University, University of… Read more

Sense of community through the NYSF – Morgan Williams, NYSF 2009

December 15, 2016 11:50 am Published by

I attended the NYSF in 2009 (Einstein), before completing a Bachelor of Global and Ocean Sciences (Hons.) at the Australian National University (ANU) – where I’ve since been working on my PhD at the Research School of Earth Sciences, which I hope to finish towards the end of next year. The NYSF certainly opened my… Read more

ANU Graduates Ranked Australia’s Most Employable – 4th Year Running

December 15, 2016 11:45 am Published by

The results are in again for the Times Higher Education annual global ranking of universities based on the employability of their graduates. For the fourth year running, the Australian National University has come out on top of all Australian universities. A representative from ANU explains the foundation behind this positive result: “Employers value ANU graduates… Read more

Launch for NYSF 2017

October 27, 2016 11:58 am Published by

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) launched its 2017 January programs earlier this month at the Australian National University (ANU). Andrew Metcalfe, AO, Chair of the NYSF Board said the January program would be better than ever due to the ongoing support of our funding partners and organisations that facilitated the program.  Mr Metcalfe made… Read more

Alex Schumann-Gillett, NYSF 2010 Alumna

October 27, 2016 11:33 am Published by

Alex Schumann-Gillett attended NYSF in 2010. “Growing up, I always had a keen interest in science and was extremely excited when I attended Session C of the NYSF 2010 in Canberra (I’m in the front row with the white t-shirt in the picture below). Attending NYSF really transformed my interest in science into a passion… Read more

When is a Junket an unconference?

December 14, 2015 3:00 pm Published by

Often the greatest innovations are made when you’re surrounded by like-minded people. This is one of the key strategies of the National Youth Science Forum – to bring together young Australians who are passionate about STEM and help them to begin to build their professional networks. In November this year, media website Junkee aimed to capture… Read more

ANU is on the road, come and talk to us about studying science

April 29, 2015 1:09 pm Published by

If you’re interested in studying science at university The Australian National University (ANU) will be at the following major career expos during May. We will have students and staff available to talk to you about our programs and uni life at ANU. For more information visit 4 May Young Careers Expo Young Town Hall, Young… Read more

Not your usual “high flying” student

August 14, 2014 11:12 am Published by

Australian National University (ANU) Science Student and NYSF alumnus James Ansell has added a unique string to his bow, becoming the first young person to graduate from Scouts ACT’s balloon pilot training program and receive his private pilot certification from the Australian Ballooning Federation. Scouts ACT received funding to purchase the hot air balloon during… Read more