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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.

Brisbane Festival 2019

The  Brisbane Festival held recently in September included heaps of activities, shows, comedy, technology, dance and many other things. Some of my highlights from the festival included attending the various circus and dance performances. I had a good laugh while watching a comedy show at QUT, and when I…

Tips to survive university life

Hello everyone! As a student who is currently taking 4 units (per semester) and an extra bridging math unit for my double bachelor program in dance and education, a casual dance teacher who teaches, and a competitive dancer who competes nationally, I live a very busy life. Many…

QUT International Student Services

Have you heard of the QUT International Student Services (QUTISS)? This service caters to all international students studying at QUT and they can help you in a variety of ways – such as assisting you with finding suitable accommodation, organising school trips to take a break from your…

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…