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Brody Hannan | 31 Jul 2017

I spent my Winter studying at Oxford

Brody Hannan exchanged the mid-century architecture of the Chifley Library for the centuries-old cloisters of Oxford to undertake an IARU Global Summer Program.

Rachael Lowe | 19 Jul 2017

Is climate change irrelephant?

My name is Rachael and I've just returned from three months’ fieldwork in South Africa to answer the question: is climate change irrelephant?

Asha Naznin | 3 Jul 2017

How a double degree really can please everybody

When I was growing up, it was difficult for me to choose a study path that wasn’t defined by my parents.

Asha Naznin | 3 Jul 2017

ANU is my mum

When I fell pregnant, I wanted both a baby and a degree. This is what I did.

Asha Naznin | 3 Jul 2017

A cheapskate’s guide to being an international student in Canberra

I know a guy who is really good at his job. His job—or maybe it’s more like his life’s mission—is to never pay for food.

Brody Hannan | 23 Jun 2017

My internship at the British High Commission

Science student, Brody Hannan, shares his experiences at the British High Commission.

Asha Naznin | 26 May 2017

Winter is coming, with coffee (and more)

‘Why?’ I asked, unable to hide my curiosity. Is he going to ask me out on a date?

Tangyao Zhang | 5 May 2017

Why I marched for science

Scientists will take a stand when people lose their sense of judgment on science.

Asha Naznin | 24 Apr 2017

Introducing Stunning Sully, the Miss World of ANU

A goddess with curves better than any beauty queen. I call her Sully, our own Miss World.

Lachlan Arthur | 19 Apr 2017

Keeping it cool with electron microscopy in Switzerland

I wouldn’t change my exchange experience for the world. Over the past month I have started a new project using cryo-electron microscopy.