Sharon’s winning way with words

Sharon Shan compiled her life story for a competition.
Sharon Shan compiled her life story for a competition.

State winners of the ‘I’m not an Australia, but I have an Australian Story’ competition accepted their awards at the Council of International Students in Australia national conference in Sydney.

The Edith Cowan University PhD student from China said compiling her life story brought meaning to her experiences.

‘I have achieved something that I have never thought about before my time here (in Australia),’ she said.

‘There are opportunities for people to grow in different ways’