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VIC

Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship (WISE) Program

In 2019 Monash University ran this free program to support and nurture an entrepreneurial mindset in the next generation of women. Monash University invited schools to nominate a team of four year 10 female students. Read about the impact of the program here.

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Online

WiTWA in Conversation with Julia Gillard on Women and Leadership

On 23 Jul 2020

Women in Technology (WiTWA) in partnership with Boffins Books are thrilled to be hosting a special online event with former Prime Minister Julia Gillard on Women and Leadership.
 

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Space4Women Network

The Space4Women Network is a mentoring platform that promotes gender equality and gender empowerment in the space sector. The network is open to everyone with interest in space and willingness to support women and girls in space education and careers.

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Online

Webinar: Reducing Stress and Building Resilience

On 15 Jul 2020

Franklin Women are offering a webinar featuring ‘R U OK? ambassador Chelsea Pottenger sharing tips for stress reduction, coping and enhanced productivity. The webinar will be held at 10.30 am AEST on 15 July and costs $14.50 for members or $35 for guests.

opportunity

Online

Have your say: Work and Care in the Time of COVID-19

Ongoing

The University of Melbourne is currently collecting responses for their 'Work & Care in the Time of COVID-19' survey.

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TAS

Do you live in Tasmania and want to contribute expertise to the ABC?

Ongoing

ABC News has released a call for more expert women from Tasmania to join their growing database of expert sources. If you are based in Tasmania and would like to assist the ABC in adding diversity to its talent pool, please take a look.

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Online

Accessible online meetings guide

Video conferencing has become ubiquitous lately, but these meetings are not always fully accessible to everyone who would like to participate. The Disability Advocacy Resource Unit (DARU) is offering a free online guide to optimising accessibility for virtual meetings.

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Online

Breaking down barriers for women in chemistry

A new article from researchers at CSIRO is inspiring women in Australian chemistry to be a #catalystforchangeinchemistry. Women in chemistry face challenges related to workplace culture, work-life balance, measures of merit and mentorship. This article suggests personal and organisation-level strategies to overcome these challenges.

opportunity

Online

Angela Saini: Live Q&A session on racism in science, medicine and academia

On 16 Jul 2020

The Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute is presenting a live online Q&A session with Angela Saini, British journalist and author of bestseller Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong and new release Superior: The Return of Race Science. The session begins 8.30 am AEST on Thursday 16 July.

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Online

Echo Chamber Escape

Echo Chamber Escape, founded by Mylan Vu, is a website that publishes interviews from diverse perspectives giving a voice to those outside the media’s traditional ‘majority’ demographics.