Collingwood and LifeJourney Announce 2nd Annual STEM Cup Challenge

Collingwood and LifeJourney Announce 2nd Annual STEM Cup Challenge

Today marks the beginning of the 2nd annual Collingwood STEM Cup Challenge (click here) – a dynamic competition where students and fans leverage their maths and stats skills to calculate player salaries for Collingwood’s 2018 season. The competition is based on the career of Dominic Milesi, the ‘Capologist’ for the Collingwood Football Club, who manages national recruiting and player contract negotiations for the team. Dominic’s key responsibilities include determining salary figures for Collingwood players using his STEM education and skills.

Steve Morrill – Leading US Cyber Science Educator – Coming to a Professional Learning Near You

Steve Morrill – Leading US Cyber Science Educator – Coming to a Professional Learning Near You

LifeJourney, the Australian Council for Computers in Education (ACCE) and Day of STEM partners are delighted to announce Steve Morrill, a leading US educator in Cyber Science, is coming to Australia for the first time to facilitate a series of professional learning opportunities for Australian teachers.

Meet Your Mentor – A Q&A Interview with Tzipi Avioz

Meet Your Mentor – A Q&A Interview with Tzipi Avioz

We recently interviewed Day of STEM mentor, Tzipi Avioz, to listen to her perspectives on increasing diversity in the STEM fields, emerging technologies, mentoring and being a STEM parent. Tzipi is the Director, Technology & Operations for AMP and is featured as a mentor in our Women in STEM (click here) program.

John Curtin College of the Arts Leads WA Schools in Day of STEM

John Curtin College of the Arts Leads WA Schools in Day of STEM

The Day of STEM is gaining significant traction in Western Australia through the efforts of the John Curtin School of the Arts (click here) in Fremantle. In particular, the school has found success in running the STEM Cup program with mathematics students. The Collingwood STEM Cup (click here) program was run with the Year 9 mathematics students in Term 4 2016 with 8 teachers and 165 students participating across the school.

Meet Olivia Chen – Rising STEM Entrepreneur

Meet Olivia Chen – Rising STEM Entrepreneur

We recently interviewed Olivia Chen about her passion for STEM, career aspirations and her upcoming trip to Israel for the global science camp SciTech. Olivia is a Year 10 student at Masada College in Sydney’s northern suburbs.