If you’re an average Salient reader, you’ll open the magazine on any given Monday at the back. After you’ve finished with the cartoons and the columns, you might flip to the front and read the letters. Then you’ll flick through the rest of the magazine, skim reading anything that interests you. Share on Facebook+1 on [...]
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.
Problems with another EdPAC-run student hostel surfaced last week, this time affecting residents at the St George Annex. Complaints were laid with VUWSA and the Student Accommodation Service after students found that the hostel was not ready for their arrival. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this
The Kyoto Protocol came into effect around the world last Wednesday. The first target calls for New Zealand to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by 2012. The Government plans to reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions through taxes on petrol and electricity. Farming, which produces a significant amount of greenhouse gasses, is exempt [...]