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Nice to Meet You – Vicki McCoy

 
 

Each week, we interview someone from around Adelaide who might be helpful during your time as an international student. This week’s guest:

Vicki McCoy, Coordinator
Counselling Support

Why do students see a Counsellor?
Most students come to see us because they are feeling like something isn’t quite as it should be. Either in their personal life, their studies, or […]

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Scam Alert

Students from China should be aware of a scam, which involves con artists pretending to be Chinese embassy or consulate officials, and falsely telling students they are implicated in crimes back in China. Students are then used to extort money from their families back home.
Remember, always be careful about phone calls or emails from people […]

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Communicate with Confidence

The Writing Centre holds sessions to help international students feel more confident communicating within academic settings.
The two Writing Mentors who run these sessions prepare lessons and practice sessions on giving a presentation, participating in a tutorial, and speaking up during group work, among other topics.
During Semester 1 of 2018, these sessions will be held in […]

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Free English Language Lessons – January / February 2018

The English Language Centre is again offering free English lessons to all English learners over 18. Visitors, existing students or resident migrants are welcome! A Certificate of Attendance will be presented for attendance of at least 80%.
When: 5 Janruary – 2 February 2018. Lessons will be held weekdays, 9.15am – 11.30am.
Where: The English Language Centre
How Much: Free
Sign up: Please complete this survey to sign up. The […]

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Japanese Film Festival 2017

 
 
 
 
The Japanese Film Festival returns to Adelaide with a line-up of the very best of fresh and classic Japanese cinema, as part of a huge national tour. There are many different films being shown over the weekend, so be sure to check the schedule in advance.

From the organisers:The 2017 Festival will present the most exciting […]

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2017 Governor’s Farewell and International Student Awards Event

The Governor’s Farewell event is on Friday October 20, 2017 at the Government House between 4 and 6 pm. Celebrate the achievements and outstanding contribution by international students through the announcements at this event.
The International Student Awards will be announced and presented by His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia […]

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Volunteering Campaign 2017

Malaysian Students’ Council of Australia, South Australia (MASCA-SA) is organising Volunteering Campaign to recognise international students’ outstanding contributions in volunteering.
There are three categories for students to get involved:

Malaysian Students (First Year)
Malaysian Students (General)
International Students

We hope that this initiative can encourage more students to devote time and effort towards volunteering programs as we understand that it […]

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Student Life Health & Wellbeing Forum

You’re invited to join in the Student Health & Wellbeing Forum, which offers students an opportunity to hear about, and to voice their opinions on, the University’s student health and wellbeing initiatives.
The Forum will be held on Tuesday the 19th of September (first week of the mid-semester break), and students will hear from the University’s […]

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Indian Students’ Networking Event

As a domestic or international students from India studying in South Australia, the Department of State Development, in conjunction with ‘Adelaide Indian Students’ Society’, invites you to attend an evening of networking to learn more about the state’s employment opportunities following your graduation.
Adelaide Indian Students’ Society, affiliated with the Adelaide University Union (AUU) – has […]

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International Students Networking Night

International student organisation Boomerang International Educational Services is hosting an networking event for international students from around Adelaide. The event will feature career advice and networking opportunities with students  and people working around Adelaide.
When: 31 August 2017, 7pm – 9pm
Where: Eclipse Room (Level 4), Union House, The University of Adelaide
Cost: $2
Register: http://bit.ly/2g4ZxOJ
Please note that this event is not sponsored by the University […]

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