Opinion

October 5, 2014

Hey Cupie. I’ve been on a few outings with a nice young lady, and I don’t know what our relationship is. Are we dating? Are we friends? What would you recommend I do? Do I straight up ask her?

October 5, 2014

Mental health is a real issue for all too many people at this university. According to the Student Experience Survey, 45 per cent of us have poor or very poor mental wellbeing.

October 5, 2014

If you are reading this, it means they found me. The black helicopters are circling, the sensory-deprivation chamber is being prepped, and soon, I will face reprogramming, courtesy of the newly elected government (you had ONE job, citizenry!).

October 5, 2014

Risotto is relatively speedy, and best of all, often only one-pot. Being the flat cook means I hardly ever do dishes (score), but if I’m cooking for one or two, I’ll make this if I’m too lazy to put dishes in a dishwasher (side note: thoroughly recommend renting a flat with a dishwasher).

October 5, 2014

I have a public-service announcement to make: there’s now a dumpling shop opened in Wellington. I’ve long lamented the lack of vegetarian dumplings in this fair city, so you can imagine my excitement when I found out that House of Dumplings had opened on Taranaki St.

October 5, 2014

To date, I have received very little hate mail for this column. Actually, it’s none. Either you guys aren’t reading this, or you aren’t motivated enough. Or maybe it’s because my wonderful editors have not seen fit to forward it to me. Though, to be honest, the major reason is probably that I haven’t really covered any ground that hasn’t been pre-treaded by the major gaming sites.

October 5, 2014

Te Whare Tapa Whā has always been the go-to model to symbolise the four dimensions of Māori wellbeing. The stability of the wharenui is dependent on the balance of taha tinana (physical), taha whānau (family/social), taha hinengaro (mental), and wairua (spiritual). Much like the wharenui, kapa haka is a holistic representation of wellness.

October 5, 2014
October 5, 2014

Ahhh, the SBW debate. How this has lingered around the New Zealand sporting public for the last few years now. Ever since he made his New Zealand rugby debut for Canterbury back in 2010, there has been much to talk about.