Known to her peers and family as a happy go lucky girl, Nicola loves to spread positive vibes and explore new places of interests during her free time. Coming from Singapore, a tropical island city, Nicola loves to hang out at the beach to take a dip or hit the books. She has a strong passion for dance and hopes to inspire others through this art form. She also hopes to share with fellow students a more comprehensive knowledge on the beauty of the Queensland state, as well as school life here amidst the hustle and bustle of the Brisbane city.

Student budgeting tips

As an international student budgeting is one of the key aspects you have to take into account while studying overseas. It may get a little tricky especially when you’re settling into a new country. Here are some tips for you to better balance your budget in Australia. Plan…

Brisbane Art Festival 2019

Are you an art lover? Or are you finding ways to take a break from your assignments and examination preparations? Get ready because you are about to be immersed in a world of art and design. Don’t miss the Brisbane Art Festival 2019 exhibitions, performances, talks, art tours,…

Home away from home – QUTIC edition

Some of you may be wondering if it is worth studying at QUT International College (QUTIC) when considering to study in Brisbane. For me, this is the best choice I’ve ever made, choosing an international college that offers a university pathway program in this beautiful city. Why did…

Exam revision tips

So… it’s going to be that time of the year again. That’s right, examinations are just around the corner, and some of you are starting to feel the stress. Fret not, here are four tips for you to get through the exam period.

Home away from home grocery shopping

Hello everyone! In a blink of an eye, it has already been 7 weeks since the start of university, and I am finding myself busy with assignments and already missing my home country, Singapore. However, a few weeks back, I discovered two places where I feel at home…