Leap of faith
Beginning a journey to a new country – to live in unfamiliar surroundings,
without friends and family, and very likely to study in a new language – is a
huge undertaking. Beyond the quality of education offered to international
students, there are many factors to consider when it comes to student support.
As Claudia Civinini discovers, this means considering issues around mental
health, gender identity, language support, jobs and integration.
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