The government has handed down a belated budget designed to steer Australians out of COVID-19, but what’s in it for young people? Continue reading How does the 2020 budget impact young Australians?
COVID-19 is shaking the economy and increasing unemployment figures. Young Aussies are particularly vulnerable to the long-term impacts of youth unemployment. Continue reading Young Australians to feel social impact of unemployment for years after COVID-19
It’s no secret that the Internet is home to some weird and wacky ideas, but there a few things cropping up on the World Wide Web lately that seem especially strange. Continue reading ‘Let’s see them aliens’: Are our memes getting a bit out of hand?
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By Emily Cosenza, Alyssa McKellar and Emma Warren. A study by mental health foundation, Headspace, has found that around 80 per cent of students feel anxiety, and a lack of energy and motivation. The study, which asked students about the previous 12 months, also found that one in three students thought about self-harm or suicide and one in two experienced panic. 21-year-old Alyce, who was … Continue reading Mental health among uni students hits new lows