We’ve just received a press release from the University regarding a missing student.
Archive for August, 2006
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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?
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.