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Social Science: Helping Us Understand Ourselves and the World

Social science is an important area of study that can lead to a versatile degree and a rewarding career. Social science has probably never been...

Semester’s Closing

The semester is now coming to an end and while it is a time to rejoice at the thought of being done with finals,...

The Courage Of Trusting Your Own Decisions (Part 2)

Discover the second chapter of Eileen's uni stories and experiences in New Zealand below. Whom do you miss the most from home? Mostly family and close...

Cheap and sustainable lifestyle for students

Not long after I came to Dunedin, I enrolled in the sustainable living course held by the Dunedin City Council. The ad about the...

Traveling to Hiroshima

I had the opportunity to do some touristic activities in Hiroshima after attending the Interdisciplinary Conference for Social Sciences as an Emerging Scholar in...

Making Dunedin Home

There are so many emotions that come along with embarking on an adventure to study abroad in a new place whether that be for...

Old Car, New Adventure

A seven-day road trip, in a 1997 Toyota Caldina with a Scot, a Dane, and an American was just about to begin. It was...

When I Decided to Be Semi-Adventurous, Part 2

Rachel continues to share her adventurous stories from 2016/17. (On the off chance that you've missed the first part of her story, click here to be...

When I Decided to Be Semi-Adventurous, Part 1

Kit Kat got it right with their slogan “Have a break. Have a Kit Kat”. Having a break (and lots of chocolate) is important,...

The 2017 Global Studies Research Conference at Singapore

Searching for my first international conference on my research interest in globalisation, I stumbled upon Common Ground that hosts the Global Studies Research Network. My application was...

The New Zealand Diary 2.0: The Kiwi Sports Adventure

Sipping my Mocha at Starbucks, Philadelphia (USA), when I reflected back on what I miss the most about my fantastic time in New Zealand...

My Study Spots: Libraries and Cafés in Dunedin

Sometimes, when I have the writer’s block or I need a different writing environment, I try to work in a ‘non-office’ spot. This strategy...

My Photography Hobby That Helped Me Win The 2017 Otago Bulletin Photo Competition

Last week, I was honoured to be chosen as the overall winner of the “2017 Otago Bulletin Board Staff Photo Competition”. My wonderful friends,...

Connecting with The Community: Volunteering as an English Tutor

Wanting to have a richer Kiwi knowledge and experience, I decided to be a volunteer at UniCrew. UniCrew Coordinator Sze-En Watts offered me a...

Cycling, a great way to get about Dunedin!

Having been cycling in Dunedin for some time now, I want to share my cycling experiences. After three months in this city, I decided...