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How University is different from High School

University is a chance for students to become independent. It is the transition point between student and adult, and it is a learning process. The first year of university will always be challenging as students transition not only from the type

23 February, 2020
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Cheat Sheet for Commencing Arts at Monash

University is an experience that comes loaded with hype. As the job market gets increasingly competitive, tertiary education is becoming more of an assumed sequence in our lives, rather than a fully-realised choice.

20 July, 2018
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Testimonials for our Peer Mentoring Program from Incoming Monash College Students

As a Monash University 2nd year student, it would have really been hard for me to cope if I hadn’t heed the advice of my PAL mentor, Varsha Balakrishnan. Monash College was a breeze for me and I foolishly expected the same standards to

4 August, 2017
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Special Consideration – What do you need to know?

Special Consideration is an extension you can apply for that may be granted if you meet certain requirements for any assessments including exams. Special Consideration should not be confused with a simple two day extension which tutors grant via

9 May, 2016
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Increasing your employability

Increasing your employability can seem tough, but there are many opportunities out there, far beyond grades, that will assist you!

28 April, 2016
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PAL Fund Raising – Australian Indigenous Education Foundation

This semester, PAL is raising funds for the Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF).

11 April, 2016
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Making the most of SWOT Vac

SWOT VAC can be really great for exam preparation if it’s used well. So the Academic portfolio has some tips on making SWOT Vac productive.

16 October, 2015
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PAL Social Year in Review

This year has been a fantastic year for the PAL Program Social Events. Throughout the year we have created new events where people could participate in and just enjoy each other’s company.

16 October, 2015
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Integral Lessons in Leadership

Don’t underestimate yourself. That is the message Brenton Killeen made clear at the latest PAL monthly meeting.

9 September, 2015