Student News2019-08-28T16:20:55+10:00

Find out what it’s like to study and live in Australia. At Student News, we share student-focused content for ambitious individuals studying abroad.

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What to do once you graduate

18 September 2019|

What to do once you graduate Congratulations on finishing your studies. Completing a tertiary level qualification is no easy task. In fact, according to the Australian 2016 Census of Population and Housing, only 24 percent of youths and adults in Australia have completed a Bachelors degree or above (Abs.gov.au, 2017). [...]

How to Monetize Your Good Grades

21 June 2019|

How to Monetize Your Good Grades I’m sure you have heard about the age-old myth that studying abroad is expensive. While this might be true in some instances, for JCU Brisbane students this is not always the case. Throughout this article we will be contesting the idea that studying abroad [...]

Why YOU Should Put JCU Brisbane First!

4 June 2019|

Why YOU Should Put JCU Brisbane First! JCU Brisbane offers a world-class education, an abundance of opportunities and a campus that’s located in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD. First of all, congratulations on deciding to undertake tertiary education. Studying at university will be one of the most memorable experiences you [...]

How to Tackle Week 1 of University

14 March 2019|

How to Tackle Week 1 of University Welcome to week 1 of university! Whether you’re new to university or a returning student continuing their studies, week 1 of university can be quite daunting – especially if you’ve made the leap and decided to study abroad. For new students, university is [...]

Organisation is Key

21 February 2019|

Organisation is Key Written by Laetitia Chaumeron The year isn’t even over and I’m already going to talk about your exam period. I’m sure you’re dying to know why I need to be such a downer, since, if you’re anything like me, you’re already stressed about handing in your assignments on [...]

Contract Cheating

6 February 2019|

Contract Cheating What is it? Have you ever been in a public toilet and seen one of those makeshift signs that say, ‘Need an assignment writer? We can help!’? The chances are you have, as essay ghostwriters are on the rise and becoming more prevalent. What you were probably unaware [...]

Get out of your comfort zone!

14 January 2019|

Get out of your comfort zone! Written by Laetitia Chaumeron Wake up, get up, have breakfast, go to work or university, talk to people, go home, have dinner and go to sleep. Sound familiar? This is what is commonly known as a routine and in my world, as the epitome [...]

New Year, New You?

3 January 2019|

New Year, New You? ‘New year, new you?’ - You have probably heard this catch phrase quite a bit and while making a thousand new year’s resolutions can seem fun at the time, following through with them is a totally different story. Rome wasn’t built in a day, so being [...]

The Perks of Group Assignments

17 October 2018|

The Perks of Group Assignments Whether you like it or not, throughout your university experience you will encounter several group assignments. Don’t fret though, because if you make it work well, group assignments can lead to many enjoyable perquisites. 1. More Friends! Group assignments are a great way to venture [...]