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Find your study/life balance with study tips, inspirational and motivational stories and important reminders that family, friends and the community are equally important to careers.

Earth Day – 10 reasons you need to care

by Geraldine Buttle

Earth is an incredible planet.

It’s our responsibility to respect and care for this beautiful place we get to call home. Unfortunately, Earth hasn’t been shown enough love and climate change is very real.

Earth Day is a global movement for our planet. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world. Read more…

9 reasons to celebrate Harmony Day

by Gary Fishlock

We all have something interesting and authentic to bring to the table

There’s little doubt that Australia is one of the most culturally-diverse nations on the planet. Our population is made up of people representing virtually every cultural background. The inevitable result of this is that our society becomes a huge melting pot of colour, flavour and diversity.

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Exam morning energy boost

by Gary Fishlock

Healthy drinks to help you get through week 2 of your HSC exams

It’s finally here. The HSC is all you can think about over the next few weeks. If you’re like most people you’ll be going through a whole range of emotions including stress. Feeling nervous  about what lies ahead and your stomach is doing some somersaults. Eating breakfast is the last thing you feel like doing.

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Couple learning indoors and having fun

Aussie Reads

by Ruth Felice

We all have skills that we take for granted. Simple things like the ability to count, read or write. Take a moment to contemplate this: Internationally one in five adults are illiterate. That’s 20% of the population worldwide! Read more…

Good deed doers

by Gary Fishlock

They understand that we’re giving our time and efforts to try and help and learn off each other

It’s Philanthropy Week, which celebrates kind deeds and the people who do them. Here are five philanthropic examples of people who have used their TAFE-trained skills to do their bit to change the world. Read more…

A Vivid outlook

by Gary Fishlock

I like spray painting large street murals and portraits. I’m also happy to do artistic commissions.

Think back to your 16-year-old self. Did you know what you wanted to do with your life back then? Did you even have an inkling?

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Lessons from mum

by Ruth Felice

She was the first voice we heard and the wisdom she shared with us throughout our lives has kept us out of trouble on more than one occasion.

She’s our Mother… The nurturing, strong, intelligent woman who showed us what females are made of.

Today we celebrate Mother’s Day by sharing some of the lessons mum taught us that have lasted well beyond our childhood years…

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