Onto the Next: Goodbye, “Cheerio”!

As the semester comes to its end, my time at Wise ASSC as an intern, and my enrolment as a La Trobe student, does too.  Amongst the workload of final assessments, the madness of global events, and writing up a dissertation proposal for my home university, I’ve barely had a chance to realise that my exchange experience is pretty much done. It’s definitely not how … Continue reading Onto the Next: Goodbye, “Cheerio”!

“Life is Short, the Birds are Flying”

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”

How Freelancing While Studying Can Build Your Employability

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

How to make your summer holidays count!

I know, I know. I know that you’ve been hanging out for the holiday period so you DON’T have to do anything uni related. I know how hard you’ve worked, and how long you’ve been waiting for a well deserved holiday- AWAY from the library! The holiday period is meant to be a relaxing time, a time to re-group and enjoy that well-earned break. Although, … Continue reading How to make your summer holidays count!

A Day In The Life: every student’s curse

No matter if you’re like me and in your final weeks of university, or you’re about to complete your first year of studies, we have a lot in common. Now, this common ground between, well, lets face it – EVERY student, ever, is not necessarily the greatest common ground to stand on. I’ve done it, you’ve done it, and your classmate next to you in … Continue reading A Day In The Life: every student’s curse

Get experience with industry placement opportunities

Want to get a head start on your studies for next year? You’ve come to the right place! Industry placement is the best experience that you can have going forward, and there are multiple opportunities that can help kick-start your opportunities for the future. The ASC3WPP Work Placement Program is an elective subject that can be taken over the summer period. The subject involves 100-120 … Continue reading Get experience with industry placement opportunities