Myanmar law study tour: Part two

Read about the experience from a new perspective. UON student, Lauren Faulkner, too shared in the Myanmar law study tour experience! On 25th November 2017, I embarked on a three-week educational trip abroad to Myanmar, South East Asia. This formed part of my tertiary studies, under the course code of LAWS5036. I arrived at the…

Myanmar law study tour

Jennaye Dodd was one of eight UON students to participate in this study tour as an experiential learning opportunity with collaborative Australia-Asia efforts to strengthen legal education, access to justice, and rule of law in Myanmar. On 25th November 2017, I met the seven other University of Newcastle students that I would be spending the…

Nursing tour to Shanghai

Third-year Nursing student, Amanda Snape, had the chance to put aside her textbooks and make the great city of Shanghai her classroom for 12 days.  Who went on the Nursing STudy tour with you? On my trip, there were 10 students including me, which was really cool. They opened up the tour to other campuses…

An Italian Escapade for UON Educators

Lisa Aldrich had never been overseas before! Read on to see how her fifteen-day study tour in Italy went. Tell us about the program and how you found out about it? I’m currently enrolled in the Early Childhood and Primary Teaching program at Ourimbah and the course I did was EDUC3800: Intercultural Understanding for Educators….

African Adventure: Students in Kenya

Students recently returned from a two-week study tour experience in Kenya, which was supported by the  Australian Government through Endeavour Mobility Grants. We had the pleasure in chatting with one of the students, Vanessa McDonald, about the eye-opening journey. What did the study overseas experience entail? We went to Kenya for two weeks and did…