News: Women in STEM

UofA team wins Aurecon Sustainability Award in EWB Challenge Showcase

Maxine Tsoukatos, Aditya Shekhawat - EWB

Congratulations to the University of Adelaide students who won the Aurecon Sustainability Award in the 2020 Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Challenge Showcase.

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Computer Science researchers receive Google Research Scholar Program grant

Chuengsatiansup and Wagner standing on the University of Adelaide's lawn with "making history" in the background

Dr Chitchanok Chuengsatiansup and Dr Markus Wagner from the School of Computer Sciences have recently been awarded funds from the Google Research Scholar Program.

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Defence Women in STEM Undergraduate Scholarships

SCholarship defence

If you are a high-performing woman commencing your second or third year of undergraduate STEM study, then you may be eligible for a Defence Women in STEM $10,000 per year scholarship. Applications close 18 April.

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Innovative researcher wins Wine Australia Award

Dr Cheryl Suwen Law stands smiling in a lab wearing a lab coat

Congratulations to research associate Dr Cheryl Suwen Law who has received the Wine Australia Award at the recent 2021 Science and Innovation Awards.

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UofA student joins Top100 Future Leaders list

Kavita standing in the Botanic gardens wearing a bright red hat.

Congratulations to Master of Construction Management student Kavita Bhandari who was recently labelled one of the Top 100 Graduate Leaders of Australia in the GradConnection Top 100 competition.

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science Profile: Eunice Yuwono

School of Mathematical Sciences student, Eunice Blessica Yuwono

In honour of International Day of Women and Girls in Science on Thursday 11 February 2021, we've profiled a student from our School of Mathematical Sciences.

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UofA finalist in the Women in AI Awards

Thushari Atapattu from the School of Computer Science wears a green flower top and is smiling.

Congratulations to Dr Thushari Atapattu from the School of Computer Science who has been confirmed as a finalist in the Women in AI Awards for Australia and New Zealand. 

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Australian Federation of University Women SA scholarship applications now open

Woman female student

A number of scholarships are available for female postgraduate students studying a coursework or research based degree in 2021 from the Australian Federation of University Women SA (AFUW-SA). Applications close 31 March 2021.

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International Women’s Day 2021: Let’s celebrate our University women

IWD 2021 - large group of ECMS women posing together with their arms in an "equals" shap

For IWD 2021, we will celebrate University of Adelaide women – staff, students and alumni – who have inspired or supported others through innovation, service, leadership and/or resilience during the past year. Nominations close 5 February 2021.

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ECMS researchers secure 4 ARC Discovery grants

Congratulations to the four ECMS researchers for successfully securing ARC funding totalling nearly $1.8m for their 2021 discovery proposals.

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