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THE LAST-MINUTE ELECTION GUIDE TO ELECTION GUIDES

THE LAST-MINUTE ELECTION GUIDE TO ELECTION GUIDES

by / 30/10/08 / [ 5 Comments ]

With less than a week until the general elections, we felt it was our duty to make sure you guys are making an informed decision. On the other hand we couldn’t be arsed doing all the research ourselves, so as a happy median we’re proud to offer the Salient, (plagerised from In Unison) 2008 Election [...]

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Lecturer defends disputed PhD – Tells critics to hate game, not playa

Lecturer defends disputed PhD – Tells critics to hate game, not playa

by / 21/07/08 / No Comments

A senior academic at Auckland’s Unitec says he is “pissed off” that his qualifications have been called into question, following a Sunday Star-Times report which found his doctorate degree came from an unaccredited online university. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Real estate website surveys “criminally fucking inept,” says impartial researcher

Real estate website surveys “criminally fucking inept,” says impartial researcher

by / 28/04/08 / [ 3 Comments ]

A recent study claiming that student flats drag down neighbouring property values may have serious flaws in its methodology, following investigation by the Aotearoa Student Press Association (ASPA). Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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My Favourite Play

My Favourite Play

by / 13/03/06 / No Comments

By Rodney Parnell My Flatmate Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Finance and Education Portfolios “A Poisoned Chalice”, says Cullen

Finance and Education Portfolios “A Poisoned Chalice”, says Cullen

by / 27/02/06 / No Comments

Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Michael Cullen warned representatives of the New Zealand University Students’ Association that his control of both Finance and Education portfolios would be “something of a poisoned chalice” for the tertiary education sector. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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