When Seb* an international student from the Philippines first arrived here, the last thing on her mind was being indoctrinated into a cult. Find out her story and how she escaped.
We often hear of people snatching up milk powder at our local grocery stores but why? And why are many international students taking a part in it? Emily Hua explores the many facets of the ‘Daigou lifestyle’.
Following this scorching summer and many major fire scares, Samantha Chew interviews David Goei, an international student veteran who rolled up his sleeves to help rebuild after one of Victoria’s worst moments in history, Black Saturday.
Measles case puts international students at risk. For those who aren’t protected, free vaccinations may be available in Victoria. Samantha Chew reports.
Learn about what its like to see a doctor in Australia. It might be different from how it is in your home country! Trinity College Foundation Studies students Li Yi (Benjamin) and Sun Chunyu (Elina) has the details.
Based on our #ThinkSmartStaySafe coverage, we challenge you to use what you’ve learned and take our quiz! Get your friends to do it as well and learn what it takes to stay safe and the role of police in Melbourne.
Speaking to a police officer is as easy as catching up with a friend over coffee. Nicole Wong caught up with Inspector Simon Stevens to learn how he wants to change the outlook that internationals students may hold of law enforcement and police. #ThinkSmartStaySafe
We spoke with journalist Aela Callan whose film ‘Australia: Rape on Campus’ uncovers the issues lying at the heart of sexual harassment and assault towards international students in Australia. Wing Kuang has the interview.
Parliamentary internships will no longer be offered to international students as concerns around foreign espionage and interference in Australian Government continue to mount. Wing Kuang has the story.
If you’re a student who excels at your studies and has a penchant for community work, you might want to apply for the 2018 Tertiary Scholarship Fund. Find out what it’s all about and how you can apply to be awarded a cash scholarship!
Verbal abuse can happen anywhere and at any time, as this international student discovered when she was on a bus heading into the city. Minh Giang, with assistance from Victoria Police, shares Chui Choo Feng’s story and offers a guide on what you could do to protect yourself, and others in the future, if it ever happens to you. #ThinkSmartStaySafe
Find out who will be representing Australia’s international students! Hieu Chau has more information on the new CISA executive team.