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Student stories: My incredible volunteer experience

Student stories: My incredible volunteer experience

Contributed by ILSC-Brisbane student, Bruna Perazzio from Brazil. ILSC-Brisbane Activities Coordinator, John sat down with Brazilian student, Bruna Perazzio and chatted about her experience volunteering at the recent Ride to Conquer Cancer in Brisbane. This is what she had to say about being a part of this great event: “The volunteer experience was incredible! I’m the kind of

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How volunteering helped me improve my English

Contributed by Tatsuya Seto, Japanese student at ILSC-Sydney.  “I think that we should participate in school activities as much as we can. Because joining the activities, we can make many friends and get great opportunity that we can experience only in Australia.” I want to work for a company which has an opportunity to use


Joao Rego: Life Outside of My Home Country

Contributed by Joao Rego, former ILSC-Toronto University Pathway student.  One of our former ILSC-Toronto students, Joao Rego from Brazil, shared his experience completing the University Pathway Program, going on to study at college, and then finding career success with ScotiaBank in Toronto. Find out what he had to say about studying abroad and his ILSC experience: Why did you choose to take the


Student Stories: Minghao Zhang shares his experience at ILSC-Vancouver

Contributed by Minghao Zhang, student from ILSC-Vancouver  English was a difficult thing for me before I came to Vancouver. In China, rote learning is normal for students. We, English learners, have to memorize everything, finish tough exams and hard assignments and there is no fun in the classes at all. Whereas, everything changed when I


Misaki Yoshino: Once in a lifetime chances

Contributed by Misaki Yoshino, Japanese student at ILSC Brisbane. “Everyone has only one life and time flies quickly, so we need to enjoy each moment in our lives.” I made many of my friends who I’ll never forget in Australia. At first, it was hard for me to live here because there were a lot of things