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break the ice why you should bring your pet turtle to class and other handy hints

Break The Ice! Why You Should Bring Your Pet Turtle To Class & Other Handy Hints.

Posted 28 August 2018 in Village Life

Moving to a new place and making new friends can be overwhelming. But don’t panic! Here are some helpful hints that will help you make friends fast and become the life and soul of the party.

6 ways to practice mindful eating on your study break

6 Ways To Practice Mindful Eating On Your Study Break

Posted 10 August 2018 in Village Life, Health & Wellbeing, Food & Drink

University can be a stressful time. Mindful eating is just one of the many things we can change about our daily habits that can reduce our stress, increase our brain activity and improve our overall health.

winter is coming keeping warm 101

Winter Is Coming: Keeping Warm 101

Posted 15 July 2017 in Village Life, Health & Wellbeing

Here are a few simple but effective ways to avoid getting sick this winter.

4 top tips for living at the village from someone who has

4 Top Tips For Living At The Village, From Someone Who Has

Posted 22 June 2017 in Village Life

Here are 4 top tips for living in on-campus student accommodation, from one of our residents who's been there and done it!

Habits To Pick Up Before Uni Goes Back (No Pressure)

Posted 01 June 2017 in Village Life, Study & Career

Whether you’re going into your very first ~second~ semester or you’ve made it to your very last semester ever, here are some on (and off)-campus living habits you need to pick up to make those next weeks of studying and exams fly by!

things you should have nailed by graduation

Things You Should Have Nailed By Graduation

Posted 02 May 2017 in Village Life

You don't need to be totally nailing life when you finish uni, but there are a few big life skills you should have under your belt before you graduate. And don't worry, they are totally achievable!

know your head weekly mental health to dos

Know Your Head: Weekly Mental Health To-Do's

Posted 10 April 2017 in Village Life, Health & Wellbeing

Mental health is one of the most important things to look after while studying. Here are our top tips to keep your head in check and not let stress get on top of you at uni.

how to kick butt in your first year

How To Kick Butt In Your First Year

Posted 06 March 2017 in Village Life

If you’re a first year, you might be feeling a bit overwhelmed. Starting uni is exciting and daunting, but there are things you can do to ensure you don’t fall off the radar. And we mean that academically, socially and personally. Listen up.

oweek how it changes when youre not a newbie

O'Week: How It Changes When You're Not A Newbie

Posted 02 February 2017 in Village Life

Uni’s all over Australia are about to kick off their O’Week’s, and if you’re just starting uni, now would be a good time to pencil it in to your calendar. Depending on what year you’re in, your opinion about O’Week will change, and you’ll notice it.

things i wish i could tell 1st year me

Things I Wish I Could Tell 1st-Year-Me

Posted 30 January 2017 in Village Life

Moving to uni can feel a bit like throwing yourself into the deep-end. You won’t be able to foresee everything, but here are a few things I would say to 1st-year-me, if I had to do it all over again…

a newbies guide to not packing like a dingbat

A Newbie's Guide To Not Packing Like A Dingbat

Posted 19 December 2016 in Village Life

If you're about to move into student accommodation, you’re going to need to start packing, because you’re about to move your entire life to campus. Here are a few things to keep in mind.