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Hi, My Name is Monali V. Chitraratne, and I am currently reading for my Master of Information Technology Degree (Business Analysis). I am also working as a STEP leader and also a Discipline Support Leader (DSL) for the CSU Melbourne Study Centre. I enjoy writing, so that directed me towards 'Charlie'. Hope you all enjoy and gather knowledge at the same time from my articles.

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How to Make Friends in the Online Environment

Are you looking to expand your friend group while studying at uni? There are many ways for you to do this. While Facebook and other social media platforms are very useful for this, they aren’t the only platforms and methods you can try. Have a...

CSU student leader at the student leadership conference.

CSU Leadership Programs Just for You….

Stuck at home? Have you ever thought about exploring all of the leadership programs offered by Charles Sturt University? There are many programs that you can join and as a bonus, there are many things that you can gain because of it. These programs...

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