Day of STEM Posts

Barker College First School To Run Optus Cyber Security Experience

Barker College First School To Run Optus Cyber Security Experience

Barker College in Sydney’s north shore is the first school to run the Optus Cyber Security Experience (click here), the latest program available on the Day of STEM platform.

The new program provides students with a unique opportunity to explore careers in cyber security through virtual mentors, take part in a simulated cyber scenario and build baseline skill and knowledge needed to begin a career in the field.

Optus Business Launches Cyber Education Program To Bridge Cyber Skills Gap

Partnership with global STEM pathways leader LifeJourney to bring cyber security education into the classrooms of secondary schools, TAFE and universities

Optus Business has launched the Optus Cyber Security Experience (click here), an online cyber education program for secondary schools, TAFE and universities enabling educators to introduce students to one of the fastest growing STEM career pathways, with the aim of addressing the critical cyber skills shortage in Australia and worldwide.

Meet Sonia – Your Day of STEM Mentor

Meet Sonia – Your Day of STEM Mentor

Day of STEM recently interviewed Sonia Haque, Consulting Technology Director at Deloitte Australia, to learn more about her career and background. Sonia is featured on the Day of STEM platform as an industry mentor as part of the Women in STEM program which is available to students now. Read the Q&A interview below to learn more and check out Sonia’s profile on the Day of STEM platform.

Women in STEM Mentor, Tzipi Avioz, interviewed on ABC News Breakfast and SBS Radio Show

 

Tzipi Avioz, IT Director of Customer Solutions & AMP NZ and a mentor in the Women in STEM program, was recently interviewed on ABC News Breakfast with Michael Rowland and Virginia Trioli to discuss the importance of increasing diversity in STEM and engaging young women in STEM as part of the program launch. Click the video above to watch a clip of the interview.

Meet Your Mentor – Cara Walsh

Meet Your Mentor – Cara Walsh

Day of STEM recently interviewed Cara Walsh, Digital Experience Expert, with RACQ to learn more about her career and background. Cara is featured on the Day of STEM platform as an industry mentor as part of the Australia 2020 program which is available to students now. Read the Q&A interview below to learn more and check out Cara’s profile on the Day of STEM platform.