Student blog

Find out what studying science at ANU is about through first-hand accounts from our students.

Jennifer Wurtzel | 10 Mar 2017

Late last year, I spent two months living and working on a scientific research vessel.

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Lisa Stojanovski | 27 Feb 2017

I never thought I’d be setting my hands on fire for a university degree.

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Charlotte Rouse | 16 Feb 2017

Having just submitted my PhD thesis, I have arrived at a point of major change in my life as I prepare to embark on my first professional position.

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Hillary McArthur | 07 Dec 2016

On the days leading up to my exchange, I knew I was meant to feel excited but I was actually 50 per cent freaking out, and 50 per cent sad to leave my friends and family.

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Lexie Johnstone | 02 Dec 2016

I had a plan, and I didn’t know how to begin deviating from it.

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Izaac Smith | 12 Oct 2016

When I discovered that the average amount of time that I would be in class per week was something like 15-20 hours, I was absolutely shocked.

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Ella Barnett | 05 Oct 2016

University life is hectic, so finding a balance is essential. Extracurricular activities can help allowing you to develop different skills to put on your resume and meet fantastic people.

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Brody Hannan | 22 Sep 2016

One of the many unique things about the ANU is its strong connections to business, government and universities alike.

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Jesse Zondervan | 01 Jul 2016

Do you love to plan for all eventualities? Are you anxious about uncertainty? Our student blogger Jesse Zondervan suggests you go against your instincts and enjoy the freedom of spontaneity.

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