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Being Ill Away From Home - Sarah Karpati

“Being Ill Away From Home - Sarah Karpati”

Sniffles, coughs & wheezes and any other diseases Freshers-flu. It isn’t a myth as most people will have found out by now and it will creep up even on the toughest of immune systems. And not only does it occur during Freshers, no, colds and flu-like disease seem to be an ever present problem … read more

MIRAC: Gastronomy and  Incoming Tourism

“MIRAC: Gastronomy and Incoming Tourism”

The Wadden Sea - stretching from the Northern Netherlands to Germany and Denmark - was awarded UNESCO World Heritage status in 2009.  Despite its natural beauty, the region is unknown to international visitors.  The opening of a new landing strip at the regional airport in 2012 resulted in… read more

Relevant Student Blogs

My experience in Oz

Santiago Salinas - “My experience in Oz”

It is great to be back talking about my experience in Oz, specifically about how much I love the city of Adelaide. It might not sound good to some of you, but I got to cook myself Kangaroo steak! People gave me seasoning tips and advised me not to overcook it, so it was quite good. I bought it at A… read more

Ciao ciao Australia!

Anna Chiappini - “Ciao ciao Australia!”

Hey all, 5 days until my departure… and it feels so weird. I thought that nothing changed since when I left Italy, the 1st of January 2012, but looking back everything is different! I met new friends, went to one Aussie wedding and saw two of my friends becoming beautiful moms. I got to know a d… read more

Can you work while studying?

Anna Chiappini - “Can you work while studying?”

Hi everyone, My friend Zie, has been one of the first students I've met at Flinders University. We have often advised each other on academic topics, therefore during her last semester she suggested me to undertake a placement experience at Flinders International Office. I decided to apply for it im… read more

Graduation and saying goodbye

Anna Chiappini - “Graduation and saying goodbye”

Hi everyone, I'll give you some numbers!  18 months spent in Australia 26 days before I travel back home +∞ the number of friends I will miss In the last two months I have been very busy with assignments, casual-job and preparation for my homecoming - such as giving away all the stu… read more