Archive for August, 2007

15/08/07

VUWSA’s Welfare Vice-President Heleyni Pratley sent a resignation email to VUWSA staff, exec members and Salient staff yesterday, to be effective as of this Friday. In the email she cited health reasons and her school workload – she’s an Honours student, so working well-over her paid 20 hours a week has been difficult, no doubt [...]

13/08/07

Former VUWSA President Nick Kelly last week announced his intention to run for mayor of Wellington. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

Hostel tries to cover up by hating on Salient A Victoria student and former Helen Lowry resident has spoken up about an incident which he believes was an invasion of privacy. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

Victoria has beaten Auckland University to retain the McLeod Trophy for North Island university novice debating. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

Honours students will no longer have free printing in postgrad computer labs, due to a charging system error which has now been fixed by the University. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

Ombudsman to investigate Victoria will release information requested under the Official Information Act to Salient regarding academic misconduct – but only for a $1400 fee. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

Flaws highlighted in a plagiarism-detection system used by the University have been explained by the Deputy Head of the Law School, Gordon Stewart. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

The deadline for Snow Games registrations and payments has passed, with 25 students signed up – less interest received than last year. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

13/08/07

To raise awareness for Amnesty International Freedom Week, Victoria’s Amnesty on Campus club held a series of events around campus and in Wellington City earlier this month. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this