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’s 2017 President will be Rory Lenihan-Ikin, who won with 1901 votes to the next closest candidate Jacinta Gulasekharam’s 1255 votes.
*Interview with Colin Craig* Do you miss being the leader of the Conservative Party? Yes, but I miss lying in the grass seductively even more. Do you think you will go to jail for harassing your staff member? Maybe, which is super awkward considering how long I’ve advocated for harsher punishments. Lol! What’s it like […]
We’ve interviewed each of the four candidates vying to be VUWSA President for 2017 about why they deserve your vote.
Going up Laneway 2017, lineup and location. Interesting business podcasts. Barista baes who know your name and order. Tickets for Toast Martinborough going on sale. Gilda from RHOA. Going down Cold snaps. Cool brands with shitty ambassadors. Job interviews. Losing your debit card. We still can’t vote online. Interview with Auckland Mayoral candidate Vic […]
The lineup for the 2017 St Jerome’s Laneway Festival was announced last week with a new venue for the festival, Auckland’s Albert Park. The lineup features emerging local and international talent, as well as some established headline acts like Tame Impala. Salient is excited so we thought we would share some of the acts we […]
This week Salient asked the folk at Vic Books, who have the delight of getting advance copies of new releases, if they would tell us about the books they’ve been reading. Pop into Vic Books Kelburn or Pipitea to reserve or buy a copy of any one of these books. Juliet is reading… The […]