Hey Divers,
Guess what time it is? That's right, it's mid-semester BREAK time!
It has been a hard semester, and we're all down to relax- which we've been doing anyway, but this time without classes!
We've been working hard on making our Discord server bigger and better, and are planning some really cool online events. (Psst... Online gaming interest you?) Catch yourself up with what's happening online in this week's newsletter, and have a blast at home this Easter!

Join the diversIT Discord!
Update: Introducing many new channels for units, and movie and games nights- join the server to receive updates!
Confused with your IT classes? Curious on uni life? Want some new islands to visit on Animal Crossing or a good old virtual movie night? Connect with your fellow IT undergrads on our diversIT Discord server!
MAC x Career Prep | Interview Sessions
  13/4-23/4   Applying for an internship or a grad role and need interview practice? The amazing committee members of MAC are stepping in to give you mock interviews and, of course, feedback! Get ready to have a quick interview with a MAC committee member who has been successful in securing internships and grad roles. What better way to prep than doing so with people who've been there and done it?
FREE Access to Adobe Creative Cloud

It's hard not to feel bored at home (despite that pile of uni work to do)... But don't let your creativity go to waste! Monash University is offering all its students free access to Adobe Creative Cloud, so if you're passionate about Photoshop or anything else creative, make sure you check this out!

Be an FIT Social Media Champion
Time for all our budding social media whizzes to shine! If you're not a social media whizz, no matter- you can still shine! The Faculty of IT is inviting content from you to feature on their media platforms to spread a smile during these difficult times. From Tik Tok videos to pictures of your loyal pets, submit your inspirational social media content for everyone to enjoy! And if you're feeling competitive, make it into the top 20 contributors to win a $20 Coles Group & Myer Gift Card!
Department of Defence- Graduate Position

  18/4   Ever wondered how you could apply your cybersecurity knowledge in a dynamic and rewarding environment? The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) is be the place for you! Graduate positions for the Cyber stream are now open in the Department of Defence- take a step towards an exciting career in cybersecurity!

Teach for Australia Leadership Development Program

Lead and teach from day one through the Teach for Australia Leadership Development Program. Push yourself to break the cycle of educational inequity, all while earning a Masters degree and a full salary. As an Associate in the award-winning Leadership Development Program, you'll help inspire a love and understanding of technology within the next generation by teaching IT- and you'll become part of a dedicated and diverse community committed to tackling educational disadvantage.
Want to know more? Attend the online info session for Monash students here:
Ready to get started? Express interest here:

Carsales Graduate Program
  19/4   Throughout the curated program, you will enrich your professional skillset and increase your knowledge across the business – to help you on your path to building an exciting and inspiring career.
That's what Carsales has in store for you! So if you're looking for a hands-on experience to kick off your graduate career, apply for the Carsales graduate program now!
Leidos Graduate Program
  19/4   Leidos' graduate program is still open for applications! As a large scale prime systems and services integrator, Leidos works with complex data to employ it in practical, usable solutions for individuals and businesses. As a company that values diversity, this is perfect for you if you enjoy working in a collaborative environment!

The world of cybersecurity is often perceived to be a male-dominated industry. Read about how a veteran white hat hacker navigated through this field as a woman, and find out how the field is beginning to empower diverse individuals to succeed as cybersecurity professionals!

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
If you find anything that you think we should add to the newsletter, just email us!
We don't believe in fluff. We believe in diving straight into a community.
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