MyCQU - International Student Cafe

International Student Cafe

The International Student Cafe is a series of face-to-face sessions delivered at our metro campus locations and online via Zoom, to prepare our international students for living, working and studying in Australia. 

From tips to finding accommodation, adjusting to life in Australia, finding employment and managing your studies - let us give you the best tips and tricks to set you up for success during your time studying at CQUni and living in Australia!

TERM 2 2019 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CAFE SCHEDULE

Week

Brisbane

Sydney

Melbourne

Zoom

Session Topic

Session Information

1

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Life in Australia

Meet continuing students and test your knowledge of Australia and CQUniversity.

2

No Session

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Overseas Student Health Cover

Learn more about your OSHC and meet an Allianz representative.

3

Wednesday, 1pm Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Academic and Personal Support

Introduction to academic support (ALC, Library, Studiosity, academics) and the Student Counsellor along getting to know your city.

4

Wednesday, 1pm Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Surviving on a Student Budget

Australia is expensive! Learn how to survive on a student budget.

5

Monday, 12.30pm 
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Working in Australia and LinkedIn Workshop

Do you want to work while in Australia? Attend this session to learn more about finding work, writing resumes and your work rights.

Break Week - No Session

6

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Your Student Rep Council

Meet your SRC representative, find out about our Clubs & Societies and learn how the SRC can support you during your studies.

7

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7.

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Social Innovation

What is social innovation?
How to get involved in social innovation activities, and how to become a changemaker.

8

Wednesday, 1pm Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Preparing for Term 2: Elective Planning

Learn more about choosing your electives and reading your study plan.

9

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Internship Information Session

Learn more about the Internship programme and get your questions answered to by a professional.

10

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Health and Fitness along CLC

How to break an unhealthy routine and start a new routine with a healthy and academically productive lifestyle. Get to meet the division of Campus Life Committee responsible for extra-curricular activities in your campus.

11

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Surviving Exams

Important information to help you prepare for your exams and how to cope with exam anxiety.

12

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Kitchen, Level 7

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Thursday, 3pm
https://cqu.zoom.us/j/8642817581

Look back and relax

Relax and de-stress with gentle music and light refreshments.