Make it your ONE thing, so it is always your focus, buy yourself an AMAZING coffee machine
Mairead is 31-40 from inner regional NSW, 3rd year of Psychology part-time. She is a student with disability and has children. She hasn’t had to move for her studies
Enjoy your time! (Erin)
Erin is 21-25 from an outer regional area, in 4th year education, fulltime in blended mode. She is first in family and works fulltime
Never panic and purchase a decent laptop computer and internet provider. (Ben)
Ben is over 51 from an inner regional area, in 2nd year computer science, part-time in blended mode. He is first in family, from working class background, and works casually.
the skills you learn at uni you will use everyday without even knowing it. (Frankie)
Frankie is 21-25, in 2nd year commerce, fulltime in blended mode. She is first in family, from working class background, and works part-time
Regional students have motivation, strength when times get tough. Be optimistic and not be so hard on yourself (Cathy)
Cathy is 26-30 from an outer regional area, in 2nd year of healthy ageing, fulltime in block mode. She is first in family, from working class background, works fulltime and is involved in extra-curricular activities
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