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Give me a break

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They say humour is good for creativity. Is that true?

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Looking back on my Ph.D. experience

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What are some of the things that you now realise were good things to do while you were a Ph.D. candidate? Or what seemed to be an obstacle to finishing that now looking back you realise was a good thing?

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PhD self-care toolkit

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We are in the fourth month of 2022 and it's already getting really busy.

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Kindness

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This week, I was lucky enough to catch up with a few friends I’ve not seen awhile. It has been a rather hectic and challenging month and it was such a treat to reconnect with these people from my different friendship groups.

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Why join a club at uni?

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I’m sure you already know that joining a club is one of the best ways to meet people and make new friendships in uni.

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Some air fryer fun

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I finally tried the air fryer. 

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On perfectionism

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I stumbled on this podcast episode recently from the Art of Charm. It was as if the universe was asking me to stop scrolling through podcast lists and just get on with writing my thesis.

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Breakfast club is the best

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If you haven't been to breakfast club in the old uni bar, you are missing out! 

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Falling in love with fictional characters?

Whether in books or films or TV shows, there’s always that one or two characters that we just become completely obsessed with.

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Acknowledgement of Country

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Adelaide is located in the traditional Country of the Kaurna people. I acknowledge and pay my respects to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the First people of Australia whose ancestral lands and waters we work and live on throughout Australia. I honour the wisdom of, and pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

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