Look how beautifully the poet, Cemal Sureya, summarised life: life is short, the birds are flying. Although it is quite a frank expression, the meaning is way too cruel to be explained. When you lose someone you care about dearly, you realise how short life really is. It is at that moment when this famous poet’s quote disqualifies itself from literature and becomes a solid … Continue reading “Life is Short, the Birds are Flying”
When numbness became my calmness And the world around me became lifeless Cause’ it didn’t matter at all As I am all on my own Withering away In this fading grey For all I yearn Is my demons to burn With this soul left empty Craving for my sanity And the convulsions inside my head Eating away my breath As I look at the willow … Continue reading It’s All Right by Anika Lodha
In this guest post, Isabella Blazevic, shares her experience developing employability skills through freelancing. It’s tough juggling both school and work as a student. You want to be able to study and get the marks that you want, but on the other hand, you need the money and experience. I remember feeling the same way with my previous part-time job. But now, I have the … Continue reading How Freelancing While Studying Can Build Your Employability
I honesty can’t believe it’s the middle of semester. Time really does fly when you’re having fun -and super busy! But, I’ve finally hit the half way mark of my internship (and last semester of uni), and boy is there a long way to go! So far, I’ve learnt that opportunities are endless. At the beginning of my internship, I thought that I would be … Continue reading I’m half way there! Interning reflections
The Wise ASSC Blog is back at it again with an awesome prize for one lucky new subscriber! Subscribe now to go into the draw to win a $100 Prepaid Mastercard gift card! It’s simple, all you have to do is register to receive emails from the Wise ASSC Blog, include your name and email address and you’ll go straight into the draw to win! … Continue reading It’s Competition Time!
In this post, our new intern, Paige, introduces us to the first instalment of her series: A day in the life… This series will look at what the reality of life at university is like. When you apply for university, it’s all very exciting and nerve racking. You’re out of high school and free to venture out into the world. Yet, no one tells you … Continue reading A day in the life: Uni 101
Time is flying by and here at the Wise ASSC blog we are looking for a new intern to join us as the Student Editor for semester two 2019! If you have an interest in writing and what’s going on in the La Trobe community, then this is the internship for you! My first 6 weeks of this internship have been amazing, especially since I … Continue reading Intern at the Wise ASSC Blog!
The Wise ASSC student blog is ready to welcome all their new subscribers by giving away a gift voucher to one lucky person. The ASSC Blog will be your go-to site to find out all the latest information and news on what is happening within the University. It is a blog written by students, for students, and helps the new and the old to understand … Continue reading New Year, New Competition
Anthony Condon discusses the upcoming HuSS Higher Degree Research Conference. Continue reading HuSS Higher Degree Research Conference
Meet La Trobe finance and economics lecturer, Daniel Nguyen. Continue reading Meet Your Teachers – Daniel Nguyen