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The last Next Step for 2018 – Sydney

September 7, 2018 11:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The last Next Step program for the NYSF 2018 Year 12 Program cohort included visits to NYSF Sydney-based partners in July. Macquarie University’s Departments of Mathematics and Statistics showed the students how maths and stats were used every day. NYSF Alumna and Macquarie academic, Dr Sophie Calabretto featured again, and we thank her and the… Read more

The physicist creating his own opportunities

August 27, 2018 4:36 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

NYSF 2014 alumnus, Matthew O’Brien believes in creating his own opportunities.  Read on to see why Matthew thought Macquarie University was the best fit for him. “After attending NYSF in 2014 and finishing my HSC, I started studying at Macquarie University in Sydney in 2015. Before starting university, I knew that I was passionate about… Read more

Talking Science Over Dinner

February 28, 2018 1:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Our 2018 Year 12 Programs are now over but what is left are the memories of many inspirational talks given by some of Australia’s leading scientists.  There were so many presentations it is difficult to talk about them all but students heard about everything from dark energy and gravitational waves to waste transformation, algae farming,… Read more