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27 May 2020

Studying while caring for a loved one

Dona Sirimanne, a fourth year Bachelor of Education/Arts student, shares how you can balance caring for a loved one while making time for your education.
27 May 2020

Stretching for success: prevent bad posture while you study

Are you feeling stiff and sore from hours spent studying at your desk? Sydney Uni alumna and physiotherapist Trish Pavely shares her easy steps to loosen your body, improve your posture and stay focused while you study.
20 May 2020

Dealing with mental health in a changing world

Youth mental health expert Samuel Hockey provides some basic tips and advice on how to look after your mental health during these times of crisis and uncertainty.
14 May 2020

How our University activities have adapted to the online world

It’s easier than ever to get involved in University life – you don’t even need to leave the house. With everyone studying online, our University and extra-curricular programs have transitioned online too.
13 May 2020

Study advice from our graduate medal winners

Each year the Alumni Awards and Graduate Medals recognise a few of our outstanding alumni and recent graduates, who have worked hard to get where they are today. We spoke to the 2020 winners about their advice for students.
29 April 2020

Tips to eat healthy at home on a student budget

Registered dietitians and PhD candidates Virginia Chan and Helen Yumeng Shi take us through their top tips for cooking healthy food at home, getting the best value for your groceries and making sure your food is safe and tasty.
22 April 2020

6 ways to work on your career while social distancing

It may seem counterintuitive but now is a valuable opportunity to work on your career goals. Our Careers Centre has compiled some tips on how to get started and what you should be looking out for as more employers move their recruitment online.
08 April 2020

How to stay in touch with your friends

Staying home and physically distancing are vital steps to stop the spread of COVID-19. But physical distancing doesn’t mean you need to cut yourself off from a social life.
08 April 2020

Things to do during mid-semester break: self-isolation edition

It’s been a difficult start to the semester, so make sure you take some time to relax over the break. Not sure what to do? We’ve got some ideas.

25 March 2020

How to set up your off-campus study space

Now that classes have moved online, it’s a good time to make sure you have all the essentials for the perfect off-campus set-up. We’ve put together a few tips and suggestions to help you get comfortable, healthy and productive.