My trip to Lake Toba, North Sumatra, Indonesia, began on the 22nd of June 2022. As one of the 17 students who went on this two-week trip, I can safely … Continue Reading Study of Sustainable Tourism in Lake Toba, Indonesia
Taking part in this virtual global short program with Arkblu Captial allowed me to learn unique aspects of skills from another culture I wouldn’t have been able to grasp conventionally. … Continue Reading A virtual internship in Indonesia?
How does one undertake a virtual internship? Am I going to make an impact at the organisation? Will I be able to experience the culture of Indonesia fully? These were … Continue Reading An Indonesian internship – from Australia?
Kimberly is a Global Short Programs student and New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant recipient. Kimberly undertook the Virtual Public Health Study Tour in January 2021. This interview has been reposted from ACICIS. … Continue Reading Kimberley’s Virtual Public Health Study Tour in Indonesia
Four weeks ago I left my family, chicken salt and Vegemite to live in Yogyakarta Indonesia with no friends, no Indonesian language skills, nor any idea of where I would … Continue Reading Experiencing Exchange in Incredible Indonesia
During my week in Jogja I was lucky enough to be accompanied by two students from the University Islamic Institute. The other intern students including myself referred to them as … Continue Reading Indo buddies
After an overnight flight and six hours in the Kuala Lumpar airport with no sleep, I was happy to arrive to my hotel in Yogyakarta. Later to have learned that … Continue Reading Weather shock or culture shock?
Indonesia has 17,508 islands, with many cultures and over 300 native languages. Language can create barriers when trying to interact and communicate with people in a foreign country. I believe … Continue Reading Predeparture preparations for Indonesia
On the 29th of January, I arrived in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. It was hot, humid, and the scent of floral air fresheners seemed to follow me through the airport, but little did I … Continue Reading Inside Indonesia: Culture and Internship
I didn’t quite know what to expect when I applied for this experience. Was I going to be delivering babies in rural areas with little resources? Was I going to … Continue Reading Midwifery in Bali Reflection
January 2015 saw a team of 26 from the University of Technology, Sydney, head over to Bali to develop their understanding of midwifery from an international perspective. We spent twelve … Continue Reading BMids in Bali
Our recent trip to Bali as part of the Midwifery in Indonesia has left me reflecting on a concept suggested by Robin Lim of the Bumi Sehat Birthing Centre, that … Continue Reading ‘Modern Medicine, Holistic Health Care’
Firstly I’d like to congratulate and thank those responsible for organising the program for midwifery students in Bali! It was so well organised and provided such a comprehensive look at … Continue Reading Public Health in Bali
Here is a vlog reflections about the ITS COMMTECH Study Tour.
There’s no better bonding than that over a meal. On the first night we were taken to a welcome dinner where we were given a range of traditional Indonesian dishes … Continue Reading Indonesia CommTECH 2015 – Oh The Fun
Before I start my reflection on the BUILD summer program that I participated in at Indonesia, I would like to thank UTS for providing me this opportunity and allowing me … Continue Reading ITS University Summer Program Reflection