Claire Slattery


Girls need STEM studies to compete in the job market

Girls are taking up STEM subjects at a much lower rate than girls, partly due to gender bias in the community, and it could hurt their chances in the job market down the track

Alan Finkel optimistic about Australian electricity market review

Australia's Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel, says he's confident the federal government will accept his advice when he delivers his review into the National Electricity Market next year. His preliminary report released last Friday said an emissions intensity scheme was the best way to address...

More job cuts at Fairfax Media mastheads

Fairfax has announced a further shakeup of its media business in a bid to reduce its editorial budget by $30 million. Editorial staff at mastheads including The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald are again facing redundancies, though it's not yet known how many jobs...