Travelling solo and discovering independence

Backpacking solo through South East Asia prepared Euan Malcolm for life as a university student. As part of his gap year, Euan Malcolm ventured off to South East Asia to explore the wonders of countries such as Cambodia, Thailand and Sri Lanka. Euan described the benefit of travelling alone as helping him ‘gradually gain independence.’ … More Travelling solo and discovering independence

The invigorating life of study abroad

As a student from North Carolina State University on international exchange, Kianna Freitag finds life in Australia ‘invigorating’. Originally from Huntington, New York, Kianna made the bold decision to study abroad in Australia at the University of Wollongong for six months. ‘Everyone at home thought I was crazy to go alone,’ Kianna revealed, ‘but it’s … More The invigorating life of study abroad

Aspiring Photojournalist

Amy Scurr aspires to become a photojournalist for the National Geographic. I was drawn to Amy, as we share similar aspirations and was interested to discover how Amy found her passion. The interview took place within UOW’s beautiful gardens.