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Monthly Archives: August 2013

Inter-Faculty Active Recreation Week

AU Sport will be running activities in the Hub’s main hall and on the Barr Smith Lawns from the 10th to the 13th of September (11:30am – 2:30pm). Thre’s going to be a mechanical bull, a velcro wall, a rock climbing wall, and much more! The week will culminate with the Vice-Chancellor’s Cup on Friday […]

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Event Review: LCE Asian Night

By Shrompy
Participants who went to the LCE Asian Night, held by the Language and Culture Exchange Programme on Friday the 16th of August, would have had a blast. You could have your name written in Arabic, Japanese, Chinese, and Thai, and many participants requested all four. Our Korean participants even wrote their own names and […]

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Film Review: Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

By Dhanya
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Aditya Roy Kapur, Kunal Roy Kapur, Kalki Koechlin
Director: Ayan Mukerji
Lost in her books and grades, medical student Naina (Deepika Padukone) longs for a life outside of her studies. After a chance encounter with her former classmate Aditi, Naina impulsively decides to follow her on a […]

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National Science Week 2013

Do you like science? National Science Week minght be over, but there are still plenty of events happening in and around Adelaide. Please find details of three such events below, all FREE and kid friendly (bring the family or come with friends!):
 
SciWorld Sunday at the Zoo!
When: Sun 1 September (10am – 4pm)
Where: Outside the gates […]

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Staff Profile: Ben Chandler

Meet Ben Chandler!
Ben is one of the Compliance Officers at the ISC, so if you have any questions or concerns about your student visa (or just want to chat about games – he’s a renowned geek), you can ask him! He’s also responsible for this blog and making sure contributors dot their t’s and cross […]

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Staff Profile: Jonie Chang

Meet Jonie Chang!
Jonie came to Australia and joined the ISC team in 2009 as a Student Advisor. In addition to meeting with students daily, Jonie coordinates the Peer Mentor Program and the Language & Cultural Exchange Program. Before coming to Australia, Jonie was working in the same role at the University of Canterbury in New […]

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Restaurant Review: Sushi Train

By Shrompy
Sushi Train
Dine In and Takeaway
Price: plates start from $3/3.50 and up
Location: Grenfell St
Open Hours: Mon-Thu 11:00am – 9:30pm; Fri 11:00am – 10:00pm; Sat 11:00am – 9:00pm; Sun 11:30am – 9:00pm
Location:Central Market
Open Hourse: Mon-Thu 11:00am – 9:30pm; Fri & Sat 11:00am – 10:00pm; Sun 11:00am – 9:00pm
Location: Unley
Open Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am – 9:30pm
Location: Welland
Open Hours: […]

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Restaurant Review: Ohashi

by Shrompy
Ohashi
Takeaway
Price: start from $8 and up
Location: Renaissance Arcade Food Court (near Nanyang / Encompass Books)
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5/6pm (Closed on Weekends – open later over Summer!).
This Japanese stall has a variety of hot dons (rice bowls) and cold noodles that are sold in take-away bowls: chicken karage (fried chicken pieces); tofu (a little spicy); […]

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Film Reveiw: Life of Pi

By Dhanya
Life of Pi (2012)
Cast: Suraj Sharma, Irfan Khan, Tabu, Rafe Spall, Gerard Depardieu, Adil Hussain
Director: Ang Lee
At the beginning of the film Pi (Irfan Khan) is seen sharing details of his life with a writer who had sought him out after hearing he was in possession of an unbelievable tale. Pi begins by reminiscing […]

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Student Profile: Shuyang Wang

Please introduce yourself
My name is Shuyang Lucinda Wang. I come from China and I am a second year student doing a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering. I love chemistry but do not want to be a scientist. Therefore, as soon as I saw ‘chemical engineering’ I knew that was what I wanted to do! Having studying […]

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