Author Archive: Salient
Salient is a magazine. Salient is a website. Salient is an institution founded in 1938 to cater to the whim and fancy of students of Victoria University. We are partly funded by VUWSA and partly by gold bullion that was discovered under a pile of old Salients from the 40's.
Salient welcomes your participation in debate on all the issues that we present to you, and if you're a student of Victoria University then you're more than welcome to drop in and have tea and scones with the contributors of this little rag in our little hideaway that overlooks Wellington.
VUWSA has voted to rejoin the New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations by a comfortable margin. In the referendum, held alongside the VUWSA Executive elections, 1251 students (72 per cent) voted to retain VUWSA’s membership of NZUSA, while 476 students (28 per cent) voted to withdraw. VUWSA gave 12-month notice of its withdrawal from NZUSA on […]
Last week 56 Victoria Students were awarded for excellence in sports at the University’s Blues Awards.
President Academic Vice-President Engagement Vice-President Welfare Vice-President Campaigns Officer Clubs and Activities Officer Education Officer Equity Officer Treasurer-Secretary Wellbeing and Sustainability Officer Student Media Committee Representative* *Note: the two best placed candidates are elected to Student Media Committee. Referendum Should VUWSA retain membership […]
Voting for the 2016 VUWSA Executive and Student Media Committee is open online from9am Tuesday 22 September to 5pm Thursday 24 September. There will also be polling booths on campus at the following times: Kelburn: Tuesday 22 September, 10am-2pm, The Hub Pipitea: Wednesday 23 September, 10am-2pm, Ground Floor Rutherford House Te Aro: Thursday 24 September, 12pm-2pm, Student […]
Your two candidates for VUWSA President this year are Liam Gallagher (no, not that one), and Jono Gee. To try and win you over, they came to the Salient office to talk about stuff. The conversation began with some awkward chat about socks—Jono had some snazzy Barkers numbers on, and revealed that “I choose my […]