Student Events and Activities
Taste of Australia
Friday, 26 October 2018, Royal Geelong Yacht Club
The sun shone, the Aussie music played by Pete Chapman created ambience and the native animals were endearing!
What a great event this was to celebrate international education in Geelong.
The 2018 Study Geelong Jobs Forum
This event was held on 23 August at the Geelong Library and Courthouse Youth Arts Centre.
Thank you to our presenters:
- Taf Kamba, Associate Nurse Unit Manager at Epworth Geelong. Taf holds a Cert IV Nursing from The Gordon and a Bachelor of Nursing and Masters in Clinical Nursing from Australian Catholic University.
- Gabrielle Marchetti, principal lawyer at JobWatch, the community legal centre that runs the International Students Work Rights Legal Service.
Four fanstastic workshops were also held:
- Liz, Creative Director, What Your Customers Want, shared tips and tools to make networking a purposeful and enjoyable experience.
- Mel, Managing Director, HyperSocial, showed students how to use LinkedIn to build their profile and get noticed.
- Jodie, Skills and Job Advisor, the Skills and Job Centre, explained how to respond to selection criteria when applying for a job.
- Tracey, Manager Careers and Training Services, The Gordon, calmed students' interview nerves by preparing them for what they should say, do and wear.