Blitz UNSW, Blitz Magazine, UNSW, student, media
Home / Tag Archives: Student Life (page 7)

Tag Archives: Student Life

College of Fine Arts (COFA)

So you finally made it to art school! Get ready for caffeinated mornings to drag your ass out of bed to make three-hour classes. And let’s not forget the daily struggle of deciding just how eccentric you want to look for the day on a scale of 1 to 10 …

Read More »

Volunteering @UNSW

Running up those big brick stairs, flicking through that timetable and asking every person where in the world is your room in Old Main Building… This is what will no doubt face you as a First Year as you begin your journey from a senior high school student to a …

Read More »

Campus Hangouts

Whether you’re a nature-lover, hibernator, nerd, boozer or jock, there’s always a cool spot for you on campus. Here’s just a few to amp up your university experience… Forget about the hustle and bustle of the Science and Library Lawns! Arts student or not, the Morven Brown Lawn is where …

Read More »

How To Travel to UNSW

One of the greatest things about UNSW is that it unites students from all over (and outside of) Sydney. And one thing that all UNSW students unite against is 9am starts. As a self-diagnosed sleep addict, those 90+ minutes it takes me to get to Uni are not fun, so …

Read More »

Ask Campus Cupid

LETTER ONE. Dear Campus Cupid, I’ve just begun uni and have developed a crush on this totes quiche hipster in my tute. I didn’t realise it’s so hard to catch someone’s eye at uni. It used to be easy: you’d see your crush every day at high school, but at …

Read More »

CONTACT: Information and Referral Service

Think one week isn’t enough to get acquainted with UNSW? Here’s who to call when the Yellow Shirts are gone. What is it? CONTACT is a free, student-run information service for UNSW students and staff. If there’s anything you need to know about UNSW, just ask these guys. And if …

Read More »

How to Stay Social on a Budget

The year is 2014. Money is scarce and some UNSW students fear having to retreat to their phones as the only affordable way to socialise. The struggle is real. Fear not, First Years. A hip and thrilling uni experience doesn’t have to be such a life-or-death situation. Just because your …

Read More »

Bookshop Tips

Starting university is an exciting and challenging experience; you have a huge new campus to find your way around (and get lost in!), plenty of new and interesting people to meet and lots of fun O-Week activities to join in on. The last thing you want to worry about is …

Read More »

Things I Wish I’d Known in First Year

Switch off that post-HSC partying mode and successfully venture into the world of university with these tips! Find your people Doing uni work is a helluva lot easier with friends. Get social and avoid being the bitter party of one and struggles of ridiculously hard tutorial work. Maintain good study …

Read More »