Author: Melody Zhang

Yr 12: Thinking about the Bigger Picture

Most students in yr 12 still have no idea what they want to do in uni… and can you blame them? For starters, it can be scary to choose. You don’t have much experience in the world, you aren’t 100% sure whether your interests are fleeting or long term and you aren’t ready to commit […]

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Studying in COVID lockdown

Most of us are probably sick of lockdown. If you’re one of the lucky few who aren’t… well good for you I guess but for the rest of us, we need to cope somehow. After all, life doesn’t just stop. We still have responsibilities and for those in senior school, your top priority of studying […]

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Staying motivated in the HSC

The HSC was a big trek for me, I’m not going to lie or sugar coat that one for you. It was definitely incredibly difficult for me to stay motivated when I felt like the work was endless or my marks were below expectation… But in the end, it really is a test of perseverance […]

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Tips for Biology

Get memorising early                                            Let’s face it – most of us aren’t great at memorising. And even if we are, we are still constrained by time and concentration. However, I think we can all agree that cramming content in last minute certainly isn’t ideal and this is just a little reminder to check in on your […]

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You, Health and the HSC

I know, I know. You’re probably looking at this and thinking not another of these posts again. I had that same mindset too – after all, it IS the HSC. And I’m certainly not here to say that it’ll be easier either because trust me, it won’t be. But while there are lots of things […]

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School Life Balance during the HSC

When most people think of Year 12, they think of stress, procrastination and a LOT of last minute cramming. But it doesn’t have to be like that. It can also be full of excitement and opportunity if you get your mindset right.   Take a break Seriously, I mean it. It doesn’t have to be […]

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