I'm back in town folks! I've been off doing some volunteer work up in Yarra State Forest catching some lizards for the weekend which involved me helping a Zoology phd student catch lizards! So basically, his project was to monitor the effects of logging to the environment. And to measure the effects, we went to … Continue reading Back in Melbourne and blogging again!
Spanish 1 was reviewed by Kelly Jones. She is currently a second year science student, looking at majoring in Human Structure and Function or physiology. When was the subject taken? Semester 1, 2012 What topics were covered in the subject? A semesters worth of Spanish language (probably relative to the first few years of school) … Continue reading SPAN10001: Spanish 1
Ahoy there readers! This is just a quick post to let you know that I will be out on a personal adventure this weekend and will be returning on Monday 25th. So if you send messages/emails/comments to me during this period - you may not receive a response. It's not because I don't love you … Continue reading Daphane’s out on research…again!
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
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!
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?
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)
UPDATE: The Student Union is now in charge of organising the Harlem Shake fiasco, and it's now the 26th March at South Lawn. Meet at 12.30pm for a 12.45 start. Beg your host leader to take you there! You'll probably sick to death hearing all about the Harlem Shake...but a little bird has told me … Continue reading EDIT: Harlem Shake at Melbourne Uni!
Sick of your stinky roommates? House hunting? Are you looking for a new place to live? You've come to the right post! Today's post will be all about student housing and all of the services they offer. Here are a couple of FAQs that I'm dealing with at work. Where can I find accommodation? On … Continue reading I need a place to live! (Student Housing)
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
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
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
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
I'm back in Melby B folks! I've just returned from a trip to French Island, volunteering to help with some research on the endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoots. And yes, I have been handwriting several blog posts as promised and they'll be posted up here shortly! The trip up to French Island was an interesting one. … Continue reading Home sweet home!
Just thought I'd put together a blog post about regular textbook-related questions I receive from you guys! Here they are: Where can I get a booklist? Unlike high school, there isn't really a set list of textbooks you have to get. If you go to the student handbook, search up your subject, you can find … Continue reading Textbook 101