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Stemiverse 0003 - Pasi Suhonen and lifelong learning

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 3. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Pasi Suhonen. Sorry, your browser does not seem to support the audio player. Please consider upgrading to the latest Firefox, Chrome or...
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Stemiverse 0004 - Chris Johnson & Keith Burston: the art and engineering of Meccano

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 4. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Chris Johnson and Keith Burton. Both Chris and Keith are retired academics with a love for technology and education. They have teamed up to create large constructions using...
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Stemiverse 0005 - Keith Heggart and community makerspaces

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast Episode 5. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Keith Heggart. Keith is an Academic at the University of Technology, Sydney, and the University of Western Sydney. He is an Organiser at the NSW Independent Education Union,...
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Stemiverse 0006 - Jorge DeSousa Pires on knowing your students

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 6. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Professor Jorge De Sousa Pires. Jorge is a retired associate professor. He was a researcher and senior lecturer at Uppsala University. He was also the Research and Education...
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Stemiverse 0007 - Tim Heinecke on student engagement

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 7. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Tim Heineke. Tim is a former Physical Education teacher and has been wondering about the art and practice of student engagement. In fact, he founded the Student Engagement...
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Stemiverse 0008 - John Burfoot and the magic of Lego

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 8. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with John Burfoot. John is a STEM robotics teacher and trainer. He is a Science and STEAM specialist in the state of NSW in Australia, for primary schools. He also facilitates and...
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Stemiverse 0009 - Ben Newsome and interactive science

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 9. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus talk with Ben Newsome. Ben Newsome is the founder of Fizzics Education, a company that specialises in delivering interactive science workshops and shows. Through Fizzics Education, Ben reaches...
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Stemiverse 0010 - Phillip Mallon - Reflective Learning

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 10. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Philip Mallon. Starting at the age of 9, Philip built a radio crystal set and this became the foundation for an interest in electronics. Phillip's path has given him...
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Stemiverse 0011 - Ariane Skapetis: Explain Everything

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 11. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Ariane Skapetis. Ariane is currently a Learning Technologist in Higher-Ed with qualifications and expertise in e-learning, blended learning and K-12 Education. She has held...
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Stemiverse 0012 - Nicola O'Brien: Code Rangers

Welcome to Stemiverse Podcast episode 12. In this episode of Stemiverse, Dr Peter Dalmaris and Marcus Schappi talk with Nicola O'Brien. Nicola is the founder of Code Rangers, a company based in Sydney that teachers children how to code, develop games, and apps. Nicola's created Code Rangers...
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