Author Archive: Laura McQuillan

With her take-no-prisoners, kick-ass attitude, former News Editor Laura McQuillan adequately makes up for her lack of stature. Roaming the corridors (and underground tunnels) of the University by day, and hunting vampires and Nazi war criminals by night, McQuillan will stop at nothing to bring you the freshest news.

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Debsoc ‘unbeatable’ at domestic competitions

Debsoc ‘unbeatable’ at domestic competitions

by / August 13, 2007 / No Comments

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

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Honours students pissed at surprise printing cost

Honours students pissed at surprise printing cost

by / August 13, 2007 / [ 4 Comments ]

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

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Snow Games team smaller than previous years

Snow Games team smaller than previous years

by / August 13, 2007 / No Comments

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

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Library realises noisy people are fucking annoying

Library realises noisy people are fucking annoying

by / August 13, 2007 / [ 2 Comments ]

The library will introduce a ‘noise management’ initiative in response to feedback relating to noise in designated quiet study areas. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Sigma Omega Pi launches

Sigma Omega Pi launches

by / August 13, 2007 / No Comments

Vic’s sorority Sigma Omega Pi held its launch party last week – a fundraiser for the Child Cancer Foundation. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Students fool around with their boxes

Students fool around with their boxes

by / August 13, 2007 / [ 2 Comments ]

Participation at last Wednesday’s Box City surprised organizers, with around 50 students taking part in constructing houses, castles and other dwellings out of boxes. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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News In Briefs

News In Briefs

by / August 13, 2007 / No Comments

Ass-kicking to go down at Union Hall New Zealand and Australia’s top kickboxers will do battle for a bunch of national titles in the next chapter of Capital Punishment this month. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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AGM and election dates set

AGM and election dates set

by / August 13, 2007 / 1 Comment

O’Kane practising quorum-counting in anticipation Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Kean to take on climate change in NY

Kean to take on climate change in NY

by / August 6, 2007 / 1 Comment

A Victoria student is set to head to New York next month for a United Nations conference on climate change. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Organic, biodegradable Environment Week a success – Organisers

Organic, biodegradable Environment Week a success – Organisers

by / August 6, 2007 / No Comments

Campus environmental group Gecko celebrated Environmental Week last week with a number of popular events, including a climate change debate, clothes swap and concert. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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