The New Normal

Season One Episode One: From lecture theatres to laptop screens. Transcript: [Various news headline extracts] [Music: ‘Seeing the future’ by Dexter Britain available here] REBECCA: With universities, tafes and colleges closing across the state, Victorian students studying practical subjects have fallen behind as their classes move to a virtual setting. Today, you will listen toContinue reading “The New Normal”

How dogs can help seniors in isolation.

All around the world, the elderly population are being asked to self-isolate due to the risks imposed by COVID-19. But with self-isolation comes the likelihood of an increase in physical and mental health issues, as several freedoms are taken away. So what can be done to decrease the onset of loneliness and depression within ourContinue reading “How dogs can help seniors in isolation.”