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Introduction to Retrosuburbia – a community book club

South

30 November 2020

“Retrosuburbia” outlines permaculture co-founder David Holmgren’s vision for more sustainable, productive and vibrant suburbs. In this introduction, get an overview of the manual and discuss possibilities for our local neighbourhoods. Consider being part of a…

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Kids

Swift Coding Intro with Kingborough Robotics

South

26 November 2020

A very basic introduction to using Apple’s fun, easy to learn Swift Playgrounds app to learn the basics of coding. For ages 8 – 12 years.

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Talk

Mind your step: Tourism in Antarctica

South

26 November 2020

Antarctica may be more closely associated with penguins than people, but each year over 50,000 tourists head to Antarctica to experience the southern continent first hand. Dr Hanne Nielsen from the Institute for Marine and…

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Heatwaves in the Ocean – Really?

South

25 November 2020

We are all familiar with heatwaves in the atmosphere – right? We know them as extreme hot air temperatures that last for at least a few days and which can cause serious heat stress to…

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Women in STEM Webinar

South

20 November 2020

Topic: Diversity in research – how to engage female researchers in the Post COVID-19 environment This webinar aims to showcase Australian and Japanese policies and initiatives in Women in STEM by facilitating discussion between Australian…

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Conference

2020 ICT Tasmanian Conference & Innovation Exhibition

South

13 November 2020

The 8th. Annual ICT Tasmanian Conference & Innovation Exhibition is proudly supported by the Tasmanian Government. This year’s conference will feature two session streams, each with an interesting and engaging line up of speakers and…

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Science in the Pub: Indigenous

South

5 November 2020

#SciPubIndigenous – Celebrating indigenous researchers in Tasmania Panellists Prof Greg Lehman – Pro-Vice Chancellor, Aboriginal Leadership, UTAS Jacob Prehn, Lecturer and Indigenous Fellow Academic Development, Social Work, UTas Dr Tanya Schramm , GP and Senior Lecturer, Aboriginal…

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Kids

Sphero Robots with Kingborough Robotics

South

5 November 2020

This session is for children aged 8 – 12 years. Children aged 8 and under must be accompanied by parent/guardian. We will have some fun checking out the new Sphero Bolts. Bring your own device…

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Talk

Beyond the surf – winds and waves as part of the climate machine

South

29 October 2020

Surfer or not, if you say the word ‘ocean’ most people think of the sight and sound of waves on a beach. But did you know that waves – and the winds that drive them…

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Women in Technology

South

14 October 2020

The Women in Technology Program, arranged by IT Services at the University of Tasmania, aims to promote the importance of a diverse workforce. The keynote speakers at this event will be: Dr Mary-Anne Lea, Associate…

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The Leadership film screening + Q&A

South

14 October 2020

Why is it important to increase diversity, inclusion, and equity in STEMM? What can #BlackLivesMatter and #MeToo teach us about amplifying underrepresented voices? How can we make workplaces more equitable? How might diversity in STEMM…

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Kids

TMAG Spring Program

South

6 October 2020 - 9 October 2020

A varied program of activities at the museum for young people including Aboriginal learning, story time, and Lego! View the PDF program

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