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    Career and Work Lifestyle

    How to get back into the rhythm of studying after almost a decade away

    It has been seven years since I graduated from university with a Bachelor of Arts, but I found it an easy decision to return to study.  I’ve been working in hospitality for the past decade while travelling. Without meaning to, I ended up with a career in an industry I had been using to get me through my first degree.  Working in a stressful job, I was pushed to explore my options of exiting the hospitality industry. I’ve always been drawn to the thought of completing my masters. Upon the approval of my permanent residency, I applied to Griffith for the Master of Social Work program. Continue Reading

  • Girl listening to music to soothe stress
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    Music to soothe your exam stress away

    Exam time has a way of sending us all into a tailspin; a never ending cycle of worry and dread. Arguably, this can affect the way we concentrate and function, causing…

  • Coffee - saviour of university students everywhere!
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    You know it’s assessment time when…

    You find yourself completely invested in TV shows you’ve never enjoyed before or even felt an inclination to watch. X Factor and Masterchef anyone… Your desk is covered with a variety…

  • Griffith University, Gold Coast campus car park at night
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    The all-nighter: part 2

    “23:59     Back at uni. Night time is so peaceful where the stress of the day of parking and walking for hours cease to exist” – The All-Nighter – Part 1 Friday…