Safer Community Program launches Unisafe app

What is the Safer Community Program? This program started in 2013, and the program aims to promote a safer environment at the University. If you have any security concerns or in need of safety advice, these are the people to talk to. The UniSafe app They have developed the UniSafe app to make important information … Continue reading Safer Community Program launches Unisafe app

Safer Community Program launches Unisafe app!

The Safer Community Program is making our university a safer place! As part of their initiative, they have created a nifty app called UniSafe which is available for free on both android and apple mobile phones. What's on the app? There's lots of important information on the app. Along with security's numbers, you can check … Continue reading Safer Community Program launches Unisafe app!

Student Connect? Say whaaat?

If you're a first year undergrad student commencing in 2013, you may have already been contacted from someone from Student Connect to organise a 30 minute appointment with a Student Development Advisor! If not, don't worry - they're still in the process of going down their list. So...what IS student connect? Student Connect is a … Continue reading Student Connect? Say whaaat?

View your LMS on your mobile devices! (Blackboard Mobile Learn)

Have you heard of the university's latest creation?! You can now download an app to view the LMS on your phone, tablet, ipad...you name it! (if you don't know what the LMS is, check out my previous post here). It is a faster way to access your LMS, and you can also access the lecture … Continue reading View your LMS on your mobile devices! (Blackboard Mobile Learn)

BIOL10004: Biology of Cells and Organisms review

The title says it all, this will be my review of BIOL10004: Biology of Cells and Organisms! Where oh where to begin... The Basics: Well, for starters - this is a level 1 science subject that is offered in semester one! You can do this subject as a breadth if you're studying Arts, Commerce, Environments … Continue reading BIOL10004: Biology of Cells and Organisms review

Rowden White Library

The Rowden White Library is probably one of my favourite spots on campus and you'll understand in a sec. Firstly: Rowden White has an amazing collection that you can borrow from! This includes DVDs, music, books, computer games, comics...and so much more! They're always updating their collection, so there's always new stuff to look forward … Continue reading Rowden White Library

What is the LMS?/Lecture Recordings/Assignments

Uni is fast approaching, and soon your subject coordinators will begin to active their subject's LMS! So here is a guide to help you navigate through your LMS. What is LMS? LMS is short for 'Learning Management System' where you can find your lecture slides, readings, discussion pages etc. For more info: click me to … Continue reading What is the LMS?/Lecture Recordings/Assignments

Zoology volunteer trip: catching bandicoots

I've just returned from a trip to French Island, volunteering to help with some research on the endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoots. The trip up to French Island was an interesting one. I've never ventured to that side of town before. What was I doing on French Island? Bandicoots are an endangered species and are threatened … Continue reading Zoology volunteer trip: catching bandicoots