DON’T be put off by Ben Lomas’ oversized bicycle helmet in the Vicious Cycle. By the end of the night,you might find yourself rather fond of the lycra-hating comedian, as James Shackell did.
THE youth wing of the Australia First party will launch a recruitment drive at Monash, Melbourne, La Trobe and RMIT calling for Australian-only universities.
FORMER international student and online retail success Wai Hong Fong talks about online retail’s advantage over the department stores, and making it big in the business league with a media degree.
More than half of the 40,000 students living in the city are international students. But, James Shackell reports, many international students are isolated in expensive student housing complexes.
MELBOURNE City Council has seen heated debate over proposed reforms to electoral procedure that could disadvantage many international students. James Shackell reports.
PLANS to redevelop a small park near College Square in Carlton are in the pipeline, and may include new basketball and futsal courts, picnic facilities and cricket nets. The City of Melboune is now calling for public input. James Shackell reports.
SWINBURNE academic Peter Mare is a critic of how temporary migration has increasingly been used to plug labour shortages. He spoke to James Shackell.
RECENT political debates over refugees and migration have damaged how Australia is seen by international students, Committee for Melbourne chief Andrew MacLeod will argue in a talk tonight.
AUSTRALIA lags behind other countries in international student safety, a recent study has found. James Shackell reports.