onlinecounsellingWhat’s on this week

This week on campus counsellors have been given the opportunity to be part of both Pride Week as well as the screening and discussion of the documentary The Hunting Ground. Here are the event details if you are interested in […]

Geography and Environmental StudiesPrestigious Award to Jenny Cameron

Jenny Cameron along with her colleagues Katherine Gibson and Stephen Healy (from Western Sydney University) and Wendy Harcourt (from the International Institute of Social Studies, The Hague) has been awarded a prestigious Antipode Foundation Scholar-Activist Project Award. There were 116 […]

onlinecounsellingMake a Promise to yourself

October 10th is World Mental Health Day. This year the theme is around making a promise to yourself, a commitment to look after your own mental health and wellbeing.  This promise can be anything that might help you look after […]

onlinecounsellingLooking into the procrastinator’s brain

As we approach the busier end of semester in terms of assessment and study preparation I again find myself surrounded with requests from students for how to stop procrastinating. I’ve done previous posts on this topic and developed a tip […]

Geography and Environmental StudiesWhat do academics do during breaks?

During this mid-semester break, Jenny Cameron got to do some field work on her Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery project entitled “Reconfiguring the Enterprise: Shifting Manufacturing Culture in Australia”. This research is looking at innovation in Australian manufacturing—and not just […]

Capital Markets & Corp Gov PRIGovernment Asset Sales

Members of the Group have published  a range of research relating to the sale of Government Asset. We see Rickard Ackland writing in the Guardian expressing concerns regarding the possible flogging off of the land registry by the Baird Government. We […]

onlinecounsellingBe focused on the prize!

Welcome back from mid semester break….well I’m a little early in the welcome back you still have a few days off. Enjoy them and be sure to return next week refreshed and ready to get stuck into the end of […]

onlinecounsellingAbstober Challenge @ UON

Give your brain a rest and go 31 days in October without alcohol? Caffeine? Tobacco? Energy drinks? Take the challenge and feel the improvement in your health and well-being at the same time as raising funds for The Glen Centre […]

onlinecounsellingCommon Sexual Health Myths – Busted!

This weeks guest blogger is Claire Swan, Health Promotion Coordinator, Healthy UON. We have all heard one at some point. Admit it. There are many myths about sexual health and it’s surprising how many untruths are still widely believed. What […]

onlinecounsellingAm I OK day?

This Thursday is RUOk day. This National awareness day targeting suicide prevention, was co-founded in 2009 by Gavin Larkin who experienced the suicide of his father years before. The day urges people to meaningfully ask someone, R U OK? On […]

Tectonics and Earth ResourcesUAV map

I have performed a mapping of a headland with my friend Stefan Vollgger from Monash University. I will bring the students there for my second year structural geology course (GEOS2190). We did fly the UAV some 40m above the platform […]

onlinecounsellingFinding the motivation from within

A lot of students come and ask me for help in getting motivated. So many in fact that the old cliché of if I had a dollar for every time someone asked me that I’d be a millionaire would apply. […]

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