Category: News

Students to become less frigid

Students to become less frigid

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

Thanks to students’ associations throughout New Zealand and the Energy Efficiency and Conservation authority, Wellington’s signature freezing flats might soon be a thing of the past. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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News In Briefs

News In Briefs

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

Carparks going cheep cheep VUWSA carparks are now $90 for the remainder of the trimester. Visit the Kelburn VUWSA Office to find out more. Be in quick! Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Vic adjusts for new funding scheme

Vic adjusts for new funding scheme

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

Victoria University has been criticised by the Association of University Staff (AUS) for “jumping the gun” in its response to the government’s new tertiary funding system. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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…And more on funding

…And more on funding

by / May 7, 2007 / 1 Comment

Tertiary Education Minister Michael Cullen last week tabled a Bill intended to provide the legal mechanisms for current tertiary education reforms to deliver “a simpler, more focused and streamlined tertiary education sector.” Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Visiting Professor Lectures on the Dangers of ‘Pale Hate’

Visiting Professor Lectures on the Dangers of ‘Pale Hate’

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

Last week distinguished academic and human rights activist Albert ‘Alby’ Smith visited Victoria University, as part of a tour of New Zealand universities organized by Fight Albino Discrimination. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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No Diet Day: Let them eat cake!

No Diet Day: Let them eat cake!

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

International No Diet Day takes place this Monday to spread the message of self-love and positive body image. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Male rain god smites femmies

Male rain god smites femmies

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

Rain makes shit get wet Feminism was dealt a blow last week after flood damage caused the Women’s Room to close. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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By-election date set: huge turnout of apathy predicted

By-election date set: huge turnout of apathy predicted

by / May 7, 2007 / No Comments

The upcoming by-election for the positions of Women’s Rights Officer and Education Officer (Welfare) has been set for May 28-June 1, and a new Returning Officer, Pippa Strom, has been appointed. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Another new radio station for Vic

Another new radio station for Vic

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

God jumps on the VBC bandwagon A new radio station, Human FM, is about to hit the Wellington airwaves, broadcasting from Vic’s own Ramsey House on Kelburn Parade. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Kiwibank told off for encouraging student bank heists

Kiwibank told off for encouraging student bank heists

by / April 30, 2007 / No Comments

Complaints to the Advertising Standards Authority over Kiwibank’s ‘Aussie Bank Heist’ advertisements targeted at tertiary students have been partly upheld. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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