All posts by Melissa Mackay

I am a twenty-two year old student studying a Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies / Bachelor of Arts at the University of Wollongong. I live in Sydney's South-West and hope to one day do some serious globe-trotting.

The Future for Women in STEM & Arduino’s Practical Influence

The present and the future are inevitably becoming rapidly technological. The possibilities are quite literally endless, with autonomous cars, clean meats and virtual reality technologies becoming more and more of a reality than ever before. As a result of this, the workforce has changed dramatically since the early 1900s, — manual labour is becoming less […]

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Learning to Code with the Help of Arduino

Growing up as a kid I never put much thought into how the technology I used each day functioned. I never questioned how I managed to play The Sims on my Compaq Desktop PC, or how said Compaq Desktop PC connected to the internet. I didn’t really care how my Neopets Pocket Game system was […]

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