Archive for June, 2011

When I Grow Up I Want to Be …

When I Grow Up I Want to Be …

If you have just finished university and you still don’t know what to do now that you have in fact, grown up, I can understand that it’s a dilemma.  Have no fear graduates, post graduates, high school students or indeed anyone who still can’t answer that simple yet infuriating question – “What do I want [...]

4 Reasons Why a Defence Force Sponsorship May Be Right For You

4 Reasons Why a Defence Force Sponsorship May Be Right For You

Do you have a passion to work for the Australian Army, Air Force, or Navy? Do you consider yourself as a potentially strong leader, confident in even the most stressful of circumstances? If you’re a high school leaver and are considering a career in Engineering, Medicine or Dentistry, a Defence Force scholarship may be right [...]

Pub Crawls – What You Need To Know

Pub Crawls – What You Need To Know

If you’re a fresh young university student, you will soon get acquainted with the term ‘pub crawl’. Most uni faculties and sub-strands (e.g. journalism, psychology, nutrition etc.) organise these social events once or twice a year as a way to meet new people and have some fun. This is a lie. The sole objective is [...]

The Best & Worst of Swinburne & RMIT (As Students See It)

The Best & Worst of Swinburne & RMIT (As Students See It)

Nikki Tran from Uni Australia (www.uniaustralia.com.au), interviews students from RMIT and Swinburne Universities to find out their opinion about the Best and Worst things at their university.

Cheating: How to Write a Last Minute Essay

Cheating: How to Write a Last Minute Essay

The Last Minute Essay I think every student wants to get away with being the self proclaimed genius who doesn’t show up to class, doesn’t do any recommended reading, doesn’t study and still gets a good mark. But you can, you can cheat. (I see those horns poking through your head right now but go [...]

How to Make Friends & Not Alienate People

How to Make Friends & Not Alienate People

Like tackling that pesky 3000 word essay, the hardest bit about making friends is making the first move. Striking up conversation looks easy in the movies, but most of the time we’re having a fit of the willies: we’ll stumble over words, sound like idiots, and get sweaty palms (the last thing you want if [...]