Archive for February, 2007

Camp a Low Hum

Camp a Low Hum

by / 26/02/07 / [ 2 Comments ]

While the streets of Wellington were bursting with all manner of hideously-dressed, hideously-drunken rugby fans on Waitangi Weekend, I, along with about 400 others from around the country, made the journey to a campsite in Wainuiomata to partake in one of the best weekends I have ever experienced. Camp A Low Hum was born from [...]

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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Some Loud Thunder

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Some Loud Thunder

by / 26/02/07 / [ 2 Comments ]

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (CYHSY) were always going to struggle with their second album after the hype generated by their first. I’m sure most are familiar with their story, much like an American version of the Artic Monkeys. It goes something like this: un-signed band gives out demos at their gigs, geeky fans spread [...]

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Photospace Exhibition

Photospace Exhibition

by / 26/02/07 / No Comments

Whaingaroa by Jodi Ruth Keet Showing from February 16 to March 12 Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Julia Makes Her Move

Julia Makes Her Move

by / 26/02/07 / No Comments

Julia left the gym feeling pleased with herself. Her assessment had gone well and she was feeling the benefi t of regular workouts and healthier eating. ‘You’re doing well, Julia. Not bad for six weeks,’ said Sally. ‘Keep at it and you’ll look pretty good on the beach in Fiji.By the way, the guy I [...]

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Joanna Newsom

Joanna Newsom

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Sunday February 11 San Francisco Bath house Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Academic Podium

Academic Podium

by / 26/02/07 / No Comments

Social and political psychologist Marc Wilson leads the first academic podium of the year with his thoughts on National party voter characteristics. Dr Wilson’s areas of interest include the Treaty settlement process, New Zealand national identity, and political preference. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Benefits

Benefits

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Politics is all about setting the agenda. This year, John Key’s state of the nation address has everybody talking about benefi ciaries. Are there people in New Zealand who view benefits as a career option? Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Photo Chop

Photo Chop

by / 26/02/07 / No Comments

Thistle Hall, top of Cuba Street, 23-30 January So there I was, walking along Cuba Street half drunk on wine from yet another art wank fest, when I staggered into Thistle Hall. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Team VIC gets money, buys stuff

Team VIC gets money, buys stuff

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Team Vic, the brand of VUWSA, has signed a sponsorship deal with The Establishment bar to ensure ongoing support for student clubs and activities. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Shock Jock with Deborah Pead of Pead PR

Shock Jock with Deborah Pead of Pead PR

by / 26/02/07 / [ 2 Comments ]

In late 2006 public relations company Pead PR offered media employees the chance to win a trip to New York for using a newly created word, ‘starkish’, in their stories. After the competition was announced Pead PR revealed that the word was part of a campaign to promote a pre-mixed vodka drink called Stark. No [...]

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