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April 3, 2016

The bus costs him $25.00 per week, a figure which if subtracted from student loan living costs, would leave him with just $151 for rent and expenses.

April 3, 2016

One resident who used to live on Stoke St. in Newtown told Salient the problem was so bad that decomposing and rotting food would be left on the street for weeks.

April 3, 2016

The school will offer four different postgraduate courses including a Master of Software Development and a Master of Engineering Practice.

April 3, 2016

Four University of Canterbury (UC) mechanical engineering students have been awarded the Ray Meyer Medal for excellence in student design by the Institute of Professional Engineers New Zealand. 2016 marks the tenth (yes, tenth) time in the last 12 years Canterbury has taken out the medal. The award asks students to solve real life problems. […]

April 3, 2016

  Carmen Rupe, the late transgender activist, is to be honoured with four pedestrian crossing lights in central Wellington. Rupe arrived in Wellington in 1967 with little more to her name than a past of prostitution and stripping. It was in the capital that she established herself as an entrepreneur, drag performer, and gay rights […]

April 3, 2016

One man and five women were punched, kicked, and robbed by the offenders who are still at large.

April 3, 2016

*Interview* with Taika Waititi What’s the best part of your job? I have 52K+ Twitter followers, I’m more popular than Regina George. What’s the worst part of your job? People always try talk to me when I go to the Aro Valley bakery for a custard square. Kendrick or Kanye? Dame Kiri Te Kanawa. So […]

April 3, 2016

A few of weeks ago the power trio (Emma, Jayne, and I) attended the second University Council meeting of the year. University what? I hear you asking. Let me elaborate. The University Council is the governing body of the university. The members are very ‘important’, and make lots of grown-up decisions at a fancy grown-up […]

April 3, 2016

The Media Studies Cloob have rebranded themselves to the VUW Media Studies Society. The name change emerged from their AGM and the Facebook group name was officially changed by re-elected co-president Becca Hawkes at 8:25pm that night. Like the flag referendum, a single transferable vote method was used, with VUW Media Society coming out on […]

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