Portrait #3- A Home at Harrington

Jade Hall 18, Bachelor of Communications and Media Studies, Majoring in Journalism

Jade Hall
18, Bachelor of Communications and Media Studies, Majoring in Journalism

‘I struggle being here; while everyone else is in

England…I’m not with who I want to be. [But] I’ve made this home now.’

Moving from Manchester almost six years ago, the distance of family has left university student Jade Hall 18, with a lack of belonging and sense of place. However, the possibilities and opportunities of moving to Australia have provided Jade with an encouragement in her desire to not lead a ‘repetitive and mundane life’. Undertaking her first year of Communication and Media Studies, she remains determined and optimistic.

 ‘I have kind of created a different sense of belonging.’

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