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28 ways to spend your uni break in Brisbane

If you’re staying in Brisbane this summer, we're determined to help you make it a great one - from the hottest show tickets in town to keeping cool in the galleries, from binge-eating to finding a summer job. Only question is, how much can you fit into the three months?

How to respond to selection criteria in a job application

Tried your hand at the Brisbane job market? Chances are, you've had some traumatic experiences writing selection criteria responses. Read our tips to find out how you can improve - by practicing. 

Student blog: tips to find casual work during summer break

So, you’re in a country where you can celebrate Christmas in your shorts - score one for a relaxed summer holiday. However, if you want to make some extra cash, now is a great time to start.

Student blog: how to create a LinkedIn profile that makes you stand out

Putting a bit of effort into your LinkedIn profile can pay off handsomely in career opportunities. Student ambassador Manuel provided tips on how to create a LinkedIn profile that makes you stand out.

20 things to do in Brisbane under $20

Put that spare $20 to good use with these budget-friendly, cheap Brisbane activities that’ll set you back nearly exactly that much - or maybe even less.

Student blog: what's expected of Brisbane International Student Ambassadors?

Think you’ve got what it takes to be an outstanding Brisbane International Student Ambassador? Make sure you check out the responsibilities that come with the role before you apply.

How to work effectively on a group assignment

Group assignments don't have to be scary - we are here to offer some tips on how you can overcome the challenges.

Student blog: have an accent while speaking English? There’s no need to be afraid.

Student ambassador Yonas thinks international students shouldn't let their accents affect their confidence while studying abroad.

Student blog: 6 common myths about Brisbane, busted

Student ambassador Bibidh busted some common myths about Brisbane. Sorry to disappoint - you won't find kangaroos hopping around the inner city.

Student blog: My experience studying a postgraduate medical course in Brisbane

Studying a postgraduate degree means higher standards and more challenges. The education facilities, research resources and career opportunities in Brisbane can guide you along the way and help you succeed in your future career.