Cassie’s top tips for getting thrifty around campus

Cassie is a third-year Commerce student, majoring in Economics and Finance. She spends several hours a day listening to true crime and/or politics podcasts, and is addicted to long distance running.   If you’ve been living the lavish university life, your bank account may be hurting after a few too many indulgences. So if you’re […]

Getting involved at university and padding your resumé

  Aidan is an Italian Honours student at the University of Melbourne and one of our sub-editors at Unimelb Adventures. When he’s not studying (ie. struggling to write his thesis) in the Bailieu library, you’ll find him taking photographs around Melbourne or attempting to learn another foreign language.   “So….. What are your plans for […]

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What We Wish We’d Known About Uni Before Starting First Year

You may have done everything within your powers to prepare for uni, but there are so many things you only find out later. To save you valuable time, the Unimelb Adventures team have come up with this cheatsheet of things we wish we’d known before we started uni! You don’t need to know what you’re […]

Just Like This: In Which Uni is Just Like ‘Stranger Things’

  Caitlin is a third year Arts student, majoring in Creative Writing and English & Theatre Studies. “Just Like This” is a fortnightly-in-theory, erratic-in-practice column where she compares university to things that aren’t university.   I spent the last little while binge watching Stranger Things. There was definitely a point (okay, multiple points) during the […]

Just Like This: In Which Uni is Just Like a Bonsoy Shortage

  Caitlin is a third year Arts student, majoring in Creative Writing and English & Theatre Studies. “Just Like This” is a fortnightly-in-theory, erratic-in-practice column where she compares university to things that aren’t university.   If you are a soy milk drinker, or have friends who are soy milk drinkers, you will be very aware […]

Just Like This: In Which Uni is Just Like Throwing Fish at Cartoon Penguins

  Caitlin is a third year Arts student, majoring in Creative Writing and English & Theatre Studies. “Just Like This” is a fortnightly column where she compares university to things that aren’t university.   Sarah & Duck is one of my favourite TV shows. I’m not trying to be endearing or ironic or twee by […]