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October 15, 2012

Eight months ago, we set out to make a magazine which reflected and challenged student opinion in all its diverse forms.

October 8, 2012

A list of things for which I would sacrifice various parts of my own body.

October 1, 2012

From newly-minted electorate MP to the highest-ranked female member of Cabinet, firmly lodged on the front bench in a matter of ten years, Judith Collins is in the ascendant.

August 6, 2012

How New Zealand’s most radical and reviled finance minister made peace with the past.

May 21, 2012

In the summer of 1953, when Francis Crick stumbled through the front door of his home announcing to his dear wife that he had uncovered the double-helix structure of DNA, he brought about the single greatest leap in the field of genetics in history. At the time of this epiphany, he was tripping on LSD.

May 7, 2012

Our names are Ollie Neas and Asher Emanuel. We are privileged.

April 23, 2012

“Dear Sir, The recent council spending on the flash new public lavatories is quite frankly a god awful waste of hardworking ratepayers’ money. Firstly, the lack of nearby parking is a total bother to mature residents such as myself. This is not to mention the completely unnecessary construction of a ramp device next to…” This. This, […]

March 19, 2012

Surely you’ve seen Star Wars. In the first film, Darth Vader is the epitome of evil. Always the fashionista, shrouded in a metallic black suit, cape and helmet, the Dark Lord roams the Galactic Empire, crushing rebel and jedi alike in their campaign to return peace to the galaxy. He’s a really bad man. And the […]

March 12, 2012

On 14 November 2011, the University approached VUWSA with a proposed contract for Orientation 2012. It would be another three months before it was signed and O Week could finally be organised.