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GIRLS' TECH DAY 2022

27 January 2023

On 30th November 2022 at Blacktown Leisure Centre
Stanhope, 800 female primary secondary school students had an amazing
hands on learning experience in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and
math...

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Volunteer Spotlight

17 January 2023

We asked one of our Inspiring volunteers, Michael, to share what he loves about Inspiring the Future and some advice for young people. How long have you been volunteering with Inspiring the future?I h...

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Inspiring Women in Tech Careers

07 September 2022

An informal conversation with an inspiring person in the
workforce can be a turning point in the life of a school student’s future
career journey. That’s what happened at Blacktown Girls’ High School ...

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Inspiring Women in Construction and Trades

02 August 2022

In
collaboration with Women in Design and Construction (WIDAC), Inspiring the
Future Australia hosted a workshop at South
Sydney High School, a co-educational
High School situated a couple of kilometr...

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INSPIRING YOUNG WOMEN IN CAMPBELLTOWN

07 July 2022

Seventy female students from Airds HS, Campbelltown Performing HS, and the host school, Eagle Vale HS, came together for an Inspiring Women event on Wednesday 29 June 2022, supported by AWS InCommunit...

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Bridging School and the 'World of Work'

04 July 2022

Bridging school and the 'world of work'  We hosted our 14th school workshop for 2022 at Hunters Hill High School last week. 120 students from Year 10 participated in our full ‘Future in Focus’ worksho...

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Colo High School

26 May 2022

Introducing Jim, It’s
been 27 years since Jim Balchin stepped onto the grounds of Colo High
School, South West of Sydney in the Hawkesbury Area. Last time he
travelled on the school bus, this time ...

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Igniting enthusiasm for life beyond school

11 May 2022

How do you encourage young people to shape their own future and ignite enthusiasm for life beyond school? We believe that the secret ingredient is to facilitate workshops that connect industry represe...

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THE POWER OF NETWORKING

05 May 2022

It can start as a conversation and can lead to the beginning or next
step in your career!

Students at Hawkesbury High School took part in an ITF workshop, which started
with challenges that explored ...

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SPRINGWOOD HIGH SCHOOL

05 May 2022

Year 8 students at Springwood High School enjoyed a career
aspirations morning. Firstly, the students had to guess the occupations and
industries of seven industry volunteers by asking them ‘Yes’ or ‘...

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EXPANDING CAREER HORIZONS

05 May 2022

Inspiring the Future ran a successful What's My Line “Celebrity Heads” type
of event at Jamison High School for 120 Year 8 students with 15 industry
volunteers.The feedback from everyone involved was ...

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Volunteer Spotlight

19 January 2022

Meet Melinda

Melinda is one of our amazing Inspiring the Future Volunteers. We asked her to answer a few questions to tell us about why she joined the ...

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Virtual Mock Interviews

23 December 2021

Over 3 days in November we hosted 25 Virtual Mock interviews with the assistance of some amazing Amazon Web Services (AWS) staff. Participating in the interviews were Year 10 and 11 Students from Ceci...

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GIRLS' TECH DAY 2021

04 November 2021

Girls’ Tech day is now open virtually 24/7 until 13th February 2022. It will be a fun-filled tech program where you can explore coding, robotics, cloud computing, problem solving, and more! You
can do...

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Volunteer Spotlight

01 November 2021

Meet DavidDavid is one of Inspiring the Future volunteer’s. We asked Adriana a few questions about his experiences volunteering with Inspiring the Future:How long have you been an Inspiring the future...

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Do you want to meet a NASA Astronaut?

19 October 2021

ISSET in collaboration with Amazon Web Services will send a group of lucky students to Mission Discovery and to our virtual Launch Prize challenge.At Mission Discovery, you and a friend will work with...

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Inspiring Women in Tech Webinar a Great Success

16 September 2021

Five amazing women from Amazon Web Services and Amazon Audible, Krishia, Rajita, Marina, Kelly and Leanne took part in a successful webinar on Thursday 16th September titled “Inspiring Women in Tech.”...

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Volunteer Spotlight

07 September 2021

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AWS Family Tech Series Launched in Australia

01 September 2021

AWS in Communities has recently released their complimentary, online Family Tech Series that enables families to participate in enjoyable and educational online STEM workshops and presentations at the...

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