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Meet Charlie – Your Student Voice
Charlie hails from the great explorer after whom our renowned university is named – Captain Charles Napier Sturt. Known for his adventures across regional Australia, it’s only fitting that we pay tribute to our past and create a student space that ‘explores’ all aspects of student life at Charles Sturt University. Hence the name, Charlie.

Who is Charlie?
Charlie is a diverse being, encompassing all that the student body at CSU represents. Charlie is that mate who you can turn to for advice and insights into student life at CSU. That’s the best thing about Charlie – Charlie can be whoever, or whatever, you want it to be.

How does Charlie work?
Charlie is a student space, showcasing content produced by students, for students.

You can talk turkey with Charlie
Charlie will help you learn the lingo.
Charlie’s always up for a chinwag.
You can be frank with Charlie.
It’s all about tellin’ it how it is with Charlie.
Charlie is YOUR student voice at CSU.

If you’re a CSU student, you can get involved with Charlie. We’re always on the hunt for Charlie Contributors and we’d love to hear from you if you’ve got exciting stories to share. The great news is that Charlie is also a friend with benefits – if your material is published, you get paid*. If you want to know more, pop over to the Contribute page.

You can also take a look at the Charlie Contributor Guidelines and Charlie Terms of Use to find out what we’re looking for and how we operate.

* Published contributor content will be paid at a rate of $50 for feature stories (500 words) or $20 for a general story (200 words).