Hey Divers,

We hope you have been adjusting well back at uni and have been getting in a good mix of study, social activities and hobbies into your life. This time last year we were beginning our first lockdown, and now we are finally back on campus - how time flies! 🕊

We are excited to be bringing you our second event of the year - the Women in Diverse IT Panel at the end of the month, so don't forget to register below! 👩‍💻Additionally this semester, our team is also running the Coffee with diversIT Initiative. We would love to meet all of you, and you can also check us out in the link below 🥰

Now let's see what the rest of March has in store for us!

Women in Diverse IT Panel

  31/03    Following our insightful International and Postgraduate Students Panel event, we are excited to introduce the upcoming Women in Diverse IT Panel event! Join us for this special event to hear what it is like to experience the IT industry from the unique perspectives of our panellists. Learn about their leadership work, how they tackled adversity, and what they do today to promote inclusive and fulfilling workplaces. This event will also give you the opportunity to network with our panelists as well as connect with like-minded students, helping you foster your own supportive community. 

The Women in Diverse IT Panel event is inclusive and welcomes all individuals of all genders and backgrounds to join.

📎 Sign up here

Coffee with diversIT Initiative

The Coffee with diversIT catch-up sessions are a way for IT students to connect with members of the diversIT committee and have a chat regarding their studies, future career pathways and aspirations and anything related to IT. To learn more about our initiative and book in with our committee members for a free 30-minute coffee catch-up, simply hit the link above!

MAC x Build | Weekly LeetCode

  23/03    If you are looking for more support while preparing for technical interviews, MAC x Build's Weekly LeetCode has got you covered! Join them in their weekly LeetCode sessions and tackle challenging interview-style questions in collaboration with the skills and knowledge of other students. In these sessions, you will receive the opportunity to hear about different approaches and thought processes that can help diversify the way you solve problems! 

📎 Sign up here

Purpose Impact Growth (PIG) Web Designer

Purpose Impact Growth (PIG) is a fee-for-service social enterprise with charity status. Its purpose is to prepare students for the future of work by providing them with a balance of enterprise life skills and real world experience. PIG is looking for a web designer looking to make a positive difference - express your interest by hitting the button above!

PwC Graduate Program

 29/02  Become an integral part in helping solve important problems together with PwC, in a working environment that is all about collaboration and diversity of thought. Don't miss out - applications for 2022 graduate roles close in less than one week!

Leidos Graduate Program

  06/04   Looking to solve the world’s toughest challenges in defence, intelligence, homeland security, civil and health markets? Discover how a career in Leidos can help you make a better Australia by applying for their 2022 grad program!   

Department of Defence STEM Cadetship

  07/04   Gain hands-on industry experience while completing your tertiary studies with a STEM cadetship from the Australian Department of Defence. This opportunity is open for students with a STEM degree completing tertiary studies between the end of Semester Two 2022 and the end of Semester Two 2024. 

DXC Graduate Program

  12/04   Work with an industry leader that takes pride in their innovative digital solutions and strives to produce better business outcomes with DXC. As an equal opportunity employer, there's even more reason to join their 2022 grad program!

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are glad to say that there is some good news in the tech world. The transformation of digital solutions as the new norm has paved the way for many new career opportunities for women in IT, including technical and non-technical roles. In this edition's featured article, we shine light on what these opportunities are and what women interested in a career in tech can do to get started in the IT field!
Check out our website!

Why you should check it out:

  • It contains links to FREE software resources.
    eg Microsoft Office 365, Jetbrains IDE (To code in Python, Java, etc.), Microsoft Windows 10, Github Developer Pack (free private repositories to store your code)
  • It contains links to programming tutorials to improve in Python, Javascript, Java, etc.
  • It talks about diversIT and what we stand for
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