The Source News on Global Digital – 24 September 2020

Today on The Source News, we look into the anti-government protests in Egypt calling for the resignation of the Egyptian president. We also learn more about the whales that were stranded on a sandbar near Strahan on Tasmania’s west coast. We also … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 22 September 2020

On today’s show, for The Source News, we learn more about the first high schoolers who are gaining an A-TAR in Queensland, under the added pressure of a pandemic. We look at the ways online learning is affecting practical studies, and what the … [Read more...]

Research brings hope for chronic fatigue sufferers

Josh Roberts

ROSIE BALL Eight years ago Josh Roberts was a fit and healthy teenager who loved running and academia, but these days he is forced to spend more than 20 hours each day in bed.   That’s because the 25-year-old has myalgic … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 15 September 2020

Today on The Source News we look into how community services are coping with the increased need created by the fires and pandemic, including teens separated from their weekly group activities. We discuss how the Queensland restrictions are impacting … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 15 September 2020

Today on The Source News we will explore different areas of digital culture that are relied upon even more than usual, during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We discuss the ways increased reliance on the internet and virtual mediums has reshaped … [Read more...]

Exhibition to capture emotion of KP120 protests

Portraits of Protest project

HARLLY A LEWIS Two Brisbane-based journalists are working on plans for an immersive photographic exhibition about the Kangaroo Point protests, and the detained refugees known as the KP120.   The project, dubbed “Portraits of Protest”, … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 10 September 2020

How has COVID-19 affected university students, the media, teachers and even the sex work industry? We discuss the importance of mental health and engaging a conversation with friends, family and peers. And finally, we look into the scouting movement … [Read more...]

Awareness week supports students’ mental health

Students discussing mental health issues

HARLLY A LEWIS This week staff and students from Griffith University are taking part in the university’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Week, to encourage conversation and awareness about mental health issues.   The week’s events … [Read more...]

The Source News on Global Digital – 8 September 2020

How has Covid-19 affected healthcare for university students? What about caring for kids with special needs during these unprecedented times? We also look at the Australian horse racing industry and how racing has not stopped during the … [Read more...]

Program set to inspire environmental crusaders

Larissa Rose Project 2020

ROSIE BALL A new Gold Coast environmental education and waste management program is preparing to inspire the next generation of environmental crusaders.   Project 2020 – a program designed to educate four to 12-year-old students about … [Read more...]