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RMIT ranked Australia’s top fashion school


Rankings may be in fashion at RMIT, after a global rating of the world’s fashion schools listed the institute’s as the best in Australia. It placed 12 globally. RMIT achieved this in the second iteration of The Business of Fashion rankings, which ...

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From aspiring hairdresser to student engineer

Nisha Pradhan. Photo: Maja Baska/UNSW.

After high school, Nisha Pradhan wanted to be a hairdresser. Her male high school careers adviser thought “this was a great idea.” But when Pradhan, now a University of New South Wales fourth-year electrical engineering and commerce student, told her ...

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‘War’ looms between STEM subjects: expert


An expert has warned a discipline war is brewing among the STEM subjects, and she expects engineering to come out on the bottom. STEM is the oft-used acronym for science, technology, engineering and mathematics, the focus of politicians and educators who are trying to ...

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