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Student blog: how volunteering can help international students get jobs

Former Brisbane international student ambassador Ocean Cheung provided tips on volunteering work and how it helps international students build up local relationships and experience.

Brisbane's best multicultural restaurants

Is your heart aching for a taste of home? Maybe it’s time to ditch the campus cafeteria and treat your tastebuds to some familiar flavours.

Brisbane's best student discounts

Think your student card entitlements are limited to checking out books at the library? Wrong! From cheap eats to rock climbing and comedy, we've found the city’s best student discounts

Student blog: Baking the best of Brisbane - a sweet tooth's journey

Having grown up in Taipei, Aurora Hsu fervently believes in one thing: desserts = happiness. Now studying at her ideal school in Brisbane, she is one step closer from making her sweet dream come true.

Student blog: 7 professional email writing tips for students

Writing professional emails is a big part of effective communication in a workplace. International Student Ocean Chung thinks it's better to start practicing your email writing skills when you are still studying.

Student blog: Intimidated by conferences? Take part and join the fun!

Student Ambassador Ocean Chung provided handy tips on how to attend professional conferences as a student and get the most of the experience.

Student blog: tips on nailing your social media

Student ambassador Sekar shared some of her tips on stepping up the social media game with various of ideas and experiences.

IN CONVERSATION: Combating discrimination in STEM and creative arts

In the TBH: Beyond Borders podcast, Mehershad sits down with Mazzi, a 2018 Brisbane International Student Ambassador from El Salvador, to discuss why she chose Brisbane to study, the connection between El Salvador and India, and combating ageism and gender discrimination in both STEM and creative arts field.

Student blog: Brisbane on the road - where to go and what to see

Studying abroad is a wonderful opportunity to explore new places and try new things. International student Nipuni has rounded up some of her favourite road trip destinations around Brisbane.

Student blog: Tips to find the perfect student work placement

Finding work placements, internships or work experience during your studies abroad may be incredibly helpful when you're looking to enter the workforce after you graduate. Our student ambassador Stephanie Casas has some tips for you.