Posts Tagged ‘Candice de Chalain’

Student Tales From The Toilet Walls

Student Tales From The Toilet Walls

Sitting on a public toilet is not most people’s idea of a good time. But these germ ridden, sometimes stained and often unclean bacteria breeders provide a front row seat to the ultimate real life version of Gossip Girl. I can’t speak for the boys, but us girls tell all on these cubicle walls. Forget [...]

The Pros and Cons of Renting

The Pros and Cons of Renting

The obvious alternative to living with your parents is living by yourself, however paying the full rent bill hurts – a lot. For a one bedroom place near Melbourne University you’ll be coughing up around $330 per week. This is laughable for any full time student.  To get the figure some where in the uni [...]

Over Mee Goreng? Eat Well On a Student Budget!

Over Mee Goreng? Eat Well On a Student Budget!

When you first tore open the 65 cent packet, ravished with hunger, you welcomed Mee Goreng’s spicy goodness oozing down your chin. Plus telling your Mum you had an Asian noodle dish sounded a lot more impressive than saying you had 2 Minute Noodles for dinner. The only problem is, it’s not. Replacing chicken salt [...]

A++! Easy Ways Boost Your Essay Grade

A++! Easy Ways Boost Your Essay Grade

It’s happened again. It’s 2am and you’ve just got home from a massive night out only to realise that your essay is due tomorrow and you haven’t even looked at the topic. S*#! You promised yourself you wouldn’t go out but everyone else was and besides what could a few drinks do? Nothing – nothing for [...]

Battling Student Poverty: Tips and Services To Keep You Above The Poverty Line

Battling Student Poverty: Tips and Services To Keep You Above The Poverty Line

There is a myth that uni students’ lives ooze alcohol, relentless raving and sleep that resembles a coma. Yet, many students struggle to buy their next meal, let alone a pot of beer. Student poverty is more serious than overcrowded sharehouses and homebrand groceries. It causes depression, university dropouts, homelessness and even prostitution. Financial hardship [...]

Arts Students – Everything You Need To Know About Being One

Arts Students – Everything You Need To Know About Being One

Arts students have a reputation of being extremely chillaxed (a blend of chilled and relaxed), partly due to their high consumption of alcohol and ‘other enlivening things’ but also because they sleep. A LOT. Their tendency to sleep a lot means that attend class little. When they do “rock up to class” (a term used [...]