Archive for August, 2006

14/08/06

We’ve just received a press release from the University regarding a missing student. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

14/08/06

Students have been charged large fees to study at university since fees were introduced by the Labour Government in 1990. Since then fees have continued to rise. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

14/08/06

Nominations are now open for the 2006 Blues Awards. A University Blue is a sporting award recognising the performance of high achieving Victoria University athletes, officials, and administrators from October 2005 to September 2006. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

14/08/06

By my standards this weekend was pretty significant: a personal crisis later, a revelation or two, the love and care of a great friend, a bit of lesbian musical chairs and the closure of an iconic social establishment. I find myself almost deflated at the conclusion of this somewhat epic journey. Share on Facebook+1 on [...]

14/08/06

Mia Blake is one of Victoria’s most prominent alumni, who in recent years has transformed herself into a leading star of the stage and screen, all the while keeping a surprisingly low profile in the media. She talks to SALIENT Feature Writer Brannavan Gnanalingam. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

14/08/06

It’s become so clichéd that it’s almost become a joke. Yet love is not always a word associated with Christians. Christians are more commonly associated with the many sins committed by “The Church”. As Gandhi said, “I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.” So what [...]

14/08/06

By way of introduction, I’m Monica Evans, your Valparaísian voice, your Chilean correspondent, your Latin American lovechild… I’m a strayed Vic student, and I’m just about to start a semester-long University-exchange in Valparaíso, Chile, and charmed-I’m-sure to have the chance to recount to you some of my experiences and observations of life on the opposite [...]

14/08/06

What were odds that I’d find myself sitting next to my lecturer at the All Blacks v Springboks test at the Cake Tin last month? Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

14/08/06

Beetlejuice is one of my all time childhood favourites. A married couple (Geena Davis and Alec Baldwin) die in a freak car accident and begin to realise they are now ghosts, trapped in the world of the living. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this