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March 27, 2017

Sitting in Kirk 303 just before our Campus Coaches tour kicked off, a fellow first year sitting next to me asked if I was going to join one of the many clubs here at Vic: a simple question for most, but for me one that produced a lot of anxiety. What I wanted to say […]

July 10, 2016

Ko taku reo taku ohooho, ko taku reo taku mapihi maurea. My language is my awakening, my language is the window to my soul.   Ngā Rangahautira is the Māori Law Students Association at Vic, more commonly know as “NR”. We provide a supportive whānau environment for Tauira Māori studying law at Te Whare Wānanga […]

July 10, 2016

1769 te tau, ka tae tuatahi mai a tauiwi ki tēnei whenua taurikura o tātou. Ko tōna hiahia, ko ngā tini rerehuatanga o Papatuānuku. Āpiti atu ki ngā tapuwae i waihotia mai e rātou i taua wā, ko ngā toki whakairoiro arero, toki tārai whakaaro hoki. Nō taua wā tonu ka rerekē hāere te hanga […]

July 10, 2016

Kia ora koutou katoa i tuku pātai mai ki ahau, ki a Mū Ramura mō ngā ahuatanga o ngā mahi o te pō. Māku o pātai e whakautu, māku o āwangawanga e whakatau! Whai whakaaro mo te whāngai: Nō te Pōhoroi kua pāhure, ka tūtaki maua ko tētahi tama, a Peta, i runga i Tinder. […]

April 10, 2016

Commerce PhD students may have to research in one room that seats 54 people. Instead of having a space that generally sits 12-15 academics in individual offices, the room will have a strong resemblance to that of a call-centre. A search involving “Call Centre” on any rated employment site in New Zealand yields hundreds of […]

October 11, 2015

For too long New Zealand has ignored the fact domestic violence is the most pernicious symptom of a wider social disease: male privilege and its proprietary right over women and children.

July 12, 2015

Trigger Warning: This article contains descriptions of sexual assault and may be triggering to some people. Restorative justice has cropped up more in the news over the past few years. However, the process involved generally follows the same model: “Family holds restorative justice meeting with [murderer/attacker] of [family member].” When I wanted to talk to […]

February 21, 2011

There are two universities trapped inside Victoria University. One wants to free your mind. One wants to free your wallet. Salient discusses the implications of both. “Oh wow, that’s really interesting. What career track is that?” This is the question faced by Joel, a Nietzsche-reading, Russian Lit/Slavic Languages double major in the film Adventureland. He […]

September 27, 2010

Artist: Surf City Album: Kudos Label: Arch Hill Recordings They’re on Arch Hill, their name is a reference to a Jesus and Mary Chain reworking of a Brian Wilson standard, and the first track on their debut album sounds like all of the above. The reverb on each snare hit could be direct from Psychochandy, […]