STEM to success – Wayne Denning

WAYNE DENNING, QLD – IS A FINALIST FOR THE IDX LEARNINGS AND EDUCATION AWARD PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE PRIME MINISTER AND CABINET. Wayne Denning is a proud Birra Gubba man from Blackwater, Central Queensland and the owner and managing director of Carbon Media. Wayne globally promotes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture through media and digital forms …

STEM to Indigenous success

  Meet some of the many Indigenous Australian’s demonstrating excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.   Dr Chris Matthews – Mathematician and Chair of the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Mathematics Alliance (ATSIMA) Dr Chris Matthews is a Noonuccal man from Minjerribah (Stradbroke Island) in Queensland. He has a PhD in Applied Mathematics and is passionate about teaching maths and science to …

A trip to the tip with IDX Flint

  Recently the Indigenous Digital Excellence (IDX) Flint team headed north to the community of Bamaga in the Northern Peninsula Area to host the final Flint workshop for 2016. Head 1000 km north of Cairns and you will reach the community of Bamaga in the Northern Peninsula Area. Located a short drive from the tip of Australia – where the …

The sky’s the limit for Indigenous scientist Karlie Noon

  To say Karlie Noon has a keen interest in science is an understatement. The 26 year old’s bright presence and bubbly persona matches her passion and enthusiasm for STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths), quickly dismantling the perception ‘science is boring.’ A Kamilaroi woman from Tamworth, a mentor and scientist, Karlie recently became the first Indigenous person in NSW …

Robotics Workshops

Kid working on a robot

Our Indigenous Robotics Workshop program is aimed at giving young leaders more exposure to Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) through an interactive workshop.