Parents visiting and spontaneous work

Under King Williams street bridge

The title almost sounds like my parents visiting prompted me to do some uni work… So due to most of my family living in Australia, my parents have been traveling around and came down to see me last weekend. It

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A Recap of My First Week (and a half) in Adelaide

Feeding kangaroos at Urimbirra

I’m feeling too sensitive to do proper work so I thought I’d write another blog post about my first full week here. So where did I get up to last time… Okay finally got wifi working on my laptop and

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Moving and Settling In

18th July: 12:52 So I’m sitting on the plane between two strangers waiting to take off…and I was trying to knit, but my hands were shaking, so I thought I’d write this instead. As most other exchange students do I

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Tips on surviving a year abroad in China

Hello! My name is Mang and I just spent a year studying in Nanjing, China. Although I loved each and every experience, here are some of the things I wish I knew beforehand to make my year abroad a little

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If You Wanna Be a Badger Then Come Along With Me…

By the bright shining light of the moon! That is just a short snippet of the many University of Wisconsin varsity songs that I sang over and over at basketball and ice hockey games. I have been back in the

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Semester Abroad at the University of Adelaide, Australia

So I was lucky enough to be offered an exchange at the University of Adelaide in Australia for the first Semester of my final year of my BSc Population and Geography degree. Firstly I was apprehensive of accepting this and

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