Our Latest Work

Forget the Stereotypes

Exhibition at the Immigration Museum, showcasing stories of international students.

Same Different Music Me

Creative workshops where music meets storytelling and performance

The Gift of Stories

Short film developed through story-telling workshops with RMIT Training Students

LIMBO Project

Stories of international students during COVID-19 pandemic

Same Different Me

Online storytelling workshops, exploring identity, for international students.

Engagements with SIC


Workshops are the creative laboratory and community building process. We run workshops with international students and with local communities

Performance Scenes

Performance Scenes are the creative product devised to capture different themes and issues. Workshops and Performance Scenes utilised as a community and professional development tool.

Meet the Team


Irene Metter

Media Director

catherine simmonds oAM

Artistic Director

feifei liao

Managing Director


Juliet Wong Min

Heran Chen

Ujas Patel

Andrew Coulter

Skylar Lin

Ivan Wong


Nam Nguyen

Jason Hendriks

Maika Tran

Franklin Patrao

Jing Yang

Sheanis Chong

Ravi Pun

Collaborators and Sponsors

Get Involved

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Story Is Connection is a not-for-profit organisation, run primarily by volunteers. Your donation will help us reach more international students through our workshops and programs that will provide a safe space and community for students to be empowered through their authentic stories.