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The Perks Of Being The Deso Driver

Posted on 04/08/2016

‘Deso’, or designated driver, is the happy individual that gets to consume non-alcoholic beverages of an eve where all of their companions get to drink alcohol. Think that's drawing the short straw? Think again!

Humans Of The Village: Charuni Rajapakse

Posted on 02/08/2016

We're shining the spotlight on Villagers from all around the country a This time we’re checking in at Western Sydney University, Parramatta Village, in Sydney and chatting to Charuni Rajapakse.

The Final Year Panic, And Why It's Normal

Posted on 21/07/2016

When you get to your final year of uni, you start to realise the imminent approach of *~adulthood~*. Here's why it is totally normal to feel a little stressed, and how to calm that stress and move forward.

Things They Won't Tell You About Australia

Posted on 11/04/2016

Australia is well known for having some scary bugs and animals, and Aussies love to exaggerate stories of just how scary they are. But don’t worry, we’re here to set the record straight! Here are the top freaky stories you’ll hear that you can safely laug

COVID in the Village: Peter De Vera

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Peter was in his first year of a Master of Data Science in 2020 and lived in Macquarie University Village. Here he shares his experience being a student in a pandemic

COVID In the Village: Alan Lau

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Alan Lau was a first year student that stayed at Western Sydney University Village whilst studying Medicine in 2020. Here he shares his experience being a student in a pandemic.

COVID in the Village: Saltanat Paritova

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Saltanat is in her second year of a Master of Commerce at UNSW, and lives with us at UNSW Village. Here she shares her experience being a student in a pandemic.

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