THE WELLINGTON Regional Council is about to increase bus prices, with the fare between the Kelburn and Pipitea campuses increasing by fifty percent. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this
Author Archive: Nicola Kean
Nicola Kean: feature writer, philanthropist, womanly woman. Nicola is the smallest member of the Salient team, but eats really large pieces of lasagne. Favourites include 80s music, the scent of fresh pine needles and long walks on the beach.
APPLICATIONS ARE now open for a new summer course offered by the Political Science and International Relations programme. A China field trip paper will be based at the China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing, where students will study Chinese government and politics. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this
I have come to fear Thursdays. It is the final deadline for magazine content and usually I’ve spent most of the week faffing, so I always wake up in the morning with that slightly sick feeling of having an assignment due. What makes it worse is that numerous distractions present themselves during the day. Share [...]
I never thought I’d stoop as low as becoming a blogger, or joining, as it is known in geek-speak, the ‘blogosphere’. But James asked me to because he says he “values my opinion”, and I’m a sucker for a compliment. Someone might even read it, and that’s always a novelty for a news editor. Share [...]
Whatever your political preference it’s hard to disagree with the fact that John Key has brought a youthful, prettier touch to a National Party frontbench dominated by sagging flesh and increasingly outdated conservatism. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this
COURSE FEES for trimester two will not be bumped up an extra five percent, after the University failed to receive an exemption to the fee maxima rules in time for the start of classes. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this