Student stories

Studying health and medicine at ANU is an experience of a lifetime. Find out why directly from our students.

Career story

The anatomy of a life changing year

MChD graduate Amanda Steele’s connection to her country, the Wiradjuri country of central New South Wales, is as strong as her thick Chicago accent.

Career story

Living in the moment for 20 years: a psychology graduate’s journey

Psychology PhD graduate Alison Christie spent a year meditating at a Buddhist monastery so that you don’t have to.

Student blog

Fake it till you make it

Somewhere along the line I had been mistaken for someone smarter, and eventually I would be found out. So, what did I do? I smiled and I faked it.

Student profile

Lissy McLinton's outback medical placement

Third year medical student Lissy McLinton talks about her placement in the Northern Territory.

Student profile

An introvert’s guide to adapting to life and uni in Australia

Moving to a new country, making new friends and settling into a new environment might sound like an introverts nightmare, but not for psychology student Shaza.

Student profile

Making a scientific contribution to society

Whether he’s in Singapore, Australia or Africa, Bachelor of Medical Science student Sam Kwong is determined to make a scientific contribution to society.

Career story

The outback GP from ANU

The first thing you notice about Dr Sam Gubicak is he’s on a horse.

Student profile

Why Canberra is a great choice for a country kid

When the time came for Brianna to leave her hometown and start university in a big city, finding a new sense of community was high on her radar.

Career story

The human side of science

Respiratory Scientist and Bachelor of Medical Science graduate Katherine Macpherson is an authority when it comes to lungs.

Student blog

Studying abroad together

Wouldn’t it be great if you could study overseas, and bring all your friends from home with you?


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