There’s something unsurprisingly, but still disarmingly, terrifying about leaving your family behind and travelling thousands of kilometres to study.
The prospect of studying at university can be daunting for anyone; whether you've come straight from having to ask the teacher to go to the bathroom, or helping your own kids through the HSC.
I only decided to follow the path involving computers in the beginning of my final year of high school. After that the next big decision lay ahead of me: choosing the right university.
You’ll feel the weight of thousands of words buoying you along to that coveted hat and robe.
Lecturers can seem scary. It’s completely understandable. They are all knowing (yes, they know you haven’t caught up on that lecture), so asking for help can be a pretty daunting prospect. But guess what: their main goal is to help you. No matter how intimidating approaching your lecturer might appear, it’s best to just bite …