BABSOC Presents: Careers Workshop for STEM Students

BABSOC Presents: Careers Workshop for STEM Students

Teach for Australia is collaborating with BABSOC to host several workshops on helping STEM students to be job-ready! Teach For Australia is a non-profit organisation aiming for all students to attain more opportunities for their future. The first workshop is on preparing yourself before entering the workforce- building your cover letters and resumes with skills that graduate employers look for and getting a job in STEM after you graduate! It is an hour interactive lecture on ways to make your application stand out from the crowd and tick off graduate employers’ requirements for a higher chance of getting you the internships and jobs! Register now: http://bit.ly/2018_TFA_BABSOC   https://youtu.be/37hRHb8gAsU...
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BABSOC Beer Brewing

BABSOC’s first ever Beer Brewing Workshop was a day not to miss! We had a great mix of attendees: undergraduates, honours students, post-graduates, post-docs and even some academics. We used the innovative ‘Brew in a Bag’ system. We created two different brews, a Pale Wheat Ale and an Amber Ale. The workshop mashed two different malts (Pale Wheat Ale grain mix and an Amber Ale grain mix), followed by the hops and yeast. The two brews had different combinations of hops added and the yeast used to ferment it will provide unique flavour profiles to each brew. The brewing was led by A/Prof Chris Marquis, Lucien Alperstein and Lawrence Menz. Lucien was leading the practical aspect of the workshop, introducing the different elements of brewing and what we were doing specifically that day. Chris provided extra information on each stage of brewing, including how to customise your brew. He also provided some great anecdotes and brewing history. We finished the day with...
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