Bob Dylan once wrote “The times, they are a-changin.”

Now that things have calmed a little, I will give a little introduction to myself, as the hey you, AU blog is going through a little change. Now that Jessica has gone off to join the adults in that thing called “real life”, I’m left as the last student assistant standing to take over as … More Bob Dylan once wrote “The times, they are a-changin.”

Multi-Country-Tasking: How to be an international student in two different countries

As I began writing this post just one week ago*, trying to wistfully ponder that allusive first sentence that would capture the spirit of my bohemian, artistic mood of the moment, I found myself distracted by something shiny. As I peered through my window, shading my eyes from the sun’s fearsome burning rays, I moved … More Multi-Country-Tasking: How to be an international student in two different countries

How to be studying at 150% without doing any actual school work: the gruelling PhD application

So it’s been a while since my last post. For this I can only humbly apologise. However, as I will now illustrate by the magical medium of the Internet, life has been pretty hectic so far this semester. Let me take you on a journey as I describe for you an average day in the … More How to be studying at 150% without doing any actual school work: the gruelling PhD application