DOZENS of international students have been left devastated, penniless and suicidal following an alleged visa and migration scam. Rowan Forster has more.
A FACEBOOK page alienating international students has been taken down following complaints over racism and privacy invasion. Rowan Forster has the report.
MANY international students burdened by complicated visa processes will soon find it easier to enrol in, and complete their studies. A new simplified student visa system will allow educators to focus more on quality education. Rowan Forster has the details.
SEVERAL private education providers are failing international students in regards to student services, support facilities, and attendance marking. The Overseas Student Ombudsman has revealed a number of problems that are plaguing international students. Rowan Forster has more.
AUSTRALIA’s peak international student organisation have released their full program for its 2015 conference, promising to create strategies that help international students gain employment and combat workplace, accommodation and engagement issues. Rowan Forster has more.
THE Fair Work Ombudsman recently launched a social media campaign aimed at international students, but that is not stopping employers from taking advantage of them. Many young workers are still being exploited, and do not know what to do about it. Rowan Forster speaks to a student who is underpaid by their employer.
ANIMATION enthusiasts will have no shortage of inspiration at the 2015 Melbourne International Animation Festival. Rowan Forster outlines some of the must-see events taking place at the festival over the next week.
EUROPEAN rental service Nestpick has officially launched in Australia, making it easier for students to access affordable accommodation. But with more international students choosing cheap rental housing in outer city suburbs than ever before, the company has reignited issues of online security in the rental market. Rowan Forster has more.
SIP coffee from all around the globe, learn how to stay healthy for cheaper through the flu season, find yourself or a loved one a treasured gift, or do your part to save an Australian icon. It’s up to you as Rowan Forster outlines some great things to do this coming weekend.