Women in STEM receive local support

May 24, 2017


Local young women who dream of embarking upon careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) may have found the support they need, with funding awarded to the formation of a new Albury-Wodonga Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (W-STEM) group.

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Free training for community groups

November 17, 2016


Communities across north-east Victoria have the opportunity to participate in training to explore new ways of interacting with and supporting local young people.

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Regional youth find voice on peak body

November 17, 2016


Rural and regional young people will have a new voice speaking on their behalf on the state’s peak body for youth policy, with North East Local Learning and Employment Network (NELLEN) chief executive officer Bev Hoffmann recently joining the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria (YACVic) board.

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Countdown on for solar car race

October 26, 2016


The solar cars have been built and tested, the student racers are limbering up their remote control fingers, and the countdown is on, with just one day to go until the annual Wilson Transformer Solar Car Challenge.

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Solar racers pray for sun

October 12, 2016


Students involved in this year’s Wilson Transformer Solar Car Challenge will be hoping for sunshine on Friday, as they prepare their vehicles for a practice race day.

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Portal opens on work placement opportunities

September 1, 2016


A new online portal, managed by North East Local Learning and Employment Network (NELLEN), will make it easier for students across Towong Shire to connect with local businesses offering work placement opportunities.

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Placements ease transition from school to work

August 29, 2016


As the nation celebrates National Skills Week this week, Wodonga-based North East Local Learning and Employment Network (NELLEN) is encouraging local students and the community to think about the benefits and diversity of vocational educational opportunities available throughout the region.

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