Student takeovers

We've handed the keys of our Instagram to some of our UniMelb students. Watch them adopt a new routine, embrace online learning and celebrate the art of staying connected, digitally.

Meet Daffa: Bachelor of Commerce student

Daffa is currently studying a Bachelor of Commerce at home in Indonesia. He’s been busy watching webinars, reading, helping his mum cook and taking part in World Choir. A special shout-out to Daffa for avoiding online distractions while watching lectures!

Meet Mollie: Bachelor of Science student

Mollie is studying a Bachelor of Science degree from her home in Casino, a town in rural New South Wales. We have to warn you - some adorable animals feature in this takeover. Study distraction may ensue.

Meet Joanne: Doctor of Medicine student

Joanne is studying a Doctor of Medicine and shares her experience studying online from home. She's passionate about fitness, so look out for her tips on staying healthy.

Meet Roshine: Doctor of Dental Surgery student

Roshine is a Doctor of Dental Surgery student. Born and raised in the Seychelles, she now lives in student accommodation near our Parkville campus. What does a day in the life look like for Roshine? Painting, online classes, scenic walks, knitting and some loveable coffee art.

Meet Danielle: Bachelor of Agriculture student

Bachelor of Agriculture student Danielle shows us what a day at university look like for her – lockdown style. Her lab work may be paused, but Danielle is finding other ways to stay busy as a research student. We’re also impressed by Danielle’s piano skills – is that the Notebook theme song we hear?

Meet Sarah: Master of Applied Linguistics student

Sarah is a Master of Applied Linguistics student currently studying from her home in Hong Kong. An early riser with breakfast game worthy of a health food blog, she shares her favourite study breaks and experiences learning online.

Meet Samantha: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Production) student

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Production) student Samantha shares a week in her life. She’s working on her inspiring independent costume design project and talking with industry professionals about all things post-graduation. She also finds time to design wedding dresses, walk her cute dog Biscuit and bake muffins.

Meet Nick: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television) student

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film & Television) student Nick shares a look behind the scenes at our Southbank campus.

Meet Abigail: Bachelor of Biomedicine student

Bachelor of Biomedicine student Abigail shares some tips for staying productive and looking after yourself while studying remotely.

Meet Nathan: Bachelor of Commerce student

Nathan is a Bachelor of Commerce student and a member of Enactus, a social entrepreneurship society that recently represented the University at competition in Silicon Valley. When he’s not trying to make the world a better place you can usually find him in the Giblin Eunson Library.
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