Archive for December, 2016

Study Melbourne Student Centre holiday hours

The Study Melbourne Student Centre will be open most days throughout the Christmas and New Year holiday period. Drop in to 599 Little Bourke Street during the opening hours listed below to find a welcoming space for international students with access to computers, the internet and free printing. . Holiday Opening Hours Tuesday 20 December: OPEN 11am…

The last Christmas

Tis the season for gift wrapping, giving and returning but if Christmas isn’t something you’re into or even celebrate, it can be hard to know your place amongst the tinsel and lights. Well, never fear. There is plenty to do in Melbourne over the holiday season to keep you merry.  Here’s our top 10!  …

A change in direction.

Choosing what to do with your life can be overwhelming. There is no simple definition, no clear path. You never really know what life will bring or the best way to reach your goals. Dancer, performer, Patisserie and International Student Ambassador. For Adrin, the path to purpose was never clear: “I was pursuing a Degree…

Four Insights from Melbourne Global Univer-City: Educating our Future

International education is shaping the future of Melbourne, Victoria. It is a key driver of our economy and contributor to our proud reputation as a global, multicultural city and State. On 28 November, Melbourne Conversations held a panel to discuss the role of higher education and international education in shaping the future of Melbourne. Study…

COMPETITION: Win a Polaroid camera with Hobspot

Hobspot is a a new app that connects people through their mutual hobbies and interests. The app was founded by two international students in Melbourne, Alfonso Ordonez and Sam Ethell. You can read the beautiful story that brought them together and inspired them to help others make new friends. To celebrate the launch of their new social…