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    Uni Life

    Mpho’s story: arriving at Griffith University

    Mpho silhouette against Brisbane river at sunset

    Last year I had the opportunity to work with the amazing Mpho, a South African student on an Australia Awards scholarship about to graduate from her Master of Public Health at our South Bank campus.

    We often hear all the wonderful stories about orientation and study at Griffith – and don’t get me wrong it is a great experience – but the reality is that the arriving in a new country for the very first time can be daunting and overwhelming.

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  • Sunset on the Gold Coast

    Learning to love the Gold Coast

    My new post I decided to dedicate to the Gold Coast, a place where most of us will have to spend some time regardless of loving it or hating it as…