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An obsession with Lego led to a love of engineering

Susie

Susie studies Civil Engineering. She says a childhood Lego obsession combined with a drive to help others were the two main reasons that led her there.

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The right attitude helps launch a career in space

Georgia

Georgia is studying a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical & Aerospace) (Honours) with a Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences.

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The excitement of large datasets and mathematics

For Bridget Smart, it was the excitement of working with large datasets to improve the quality of information online that led her to choose her research area.

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Career services final year employability series

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles. 

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Following the path you love

School of Mathematical Sciences PhD candidate Louise Campbell chose to study STEM after a love of maths and biology in high school.

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Working with plants can help you both to grow

Professor Rachel Burton

Professor Rachel Burton has always loved plants, but it took her a while to be immersed in them properly.

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Statistical problem solving for sepsis

As an undergraduate, Aline completed an Advanced Science Degree and Honours with a major in Mathematics.

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Even accidents provide opportunity

Sam Franklin on a horse

Sam Franklin wanted to be a vet from a very young age, not an academic. She ended up being both.

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Amber Pegoli’s passion for problem solving.

Amber is studying a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Maths and Computer Science. She has always loved learning how things worked, and how to solve problems.

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Combining football, finance and STEM

Amy is studying a Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer Sciences with a Bachelor of Finance. She loved Economics, Maths and Science at school, and says she couldn’t pick a degree that sacrificed one of those areas.

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