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University to Buy-Back Arc Retail

Arc announced this afternoon the buy-back of its retail assets by the University, including the Block House, CLB, Quad and Arc Fresh store at UNSW Village. The announcement puts rest to rumours that have circulated since late last year that the University and Arc were negotiating to transfer retail assets …

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Review: Shame

Shame, the new film by artist turned film-maker Steve McQueen, has been reasonably well received. Critics have recognised its quality – McQueen’s almost supernatural attention to detail, the incredible competency of its leads – but it will not win an Oscar; it didn’t even receive so much as a mention at the …

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Contribute to Tharunka in 2012

Tharunka is now accepting applications and expressions of interest from students who want to contribute in 2012. Since 1953, Tharunka has been responsible for providing UNSW with news, information and entertainment. We require all sorts of contributors, from subeditors, bloggers, regular feature writers, reviewers and columnists. If you have an …

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Review: COFA Annual 2011

I passionately unenrolled from COFA a few years ago. Frustrated with the lack of technical training and the ‘art is anything and everything’ attitude, I sailed to the promising shores of the Julian Ashton Art School. Swapping the glossy studios of COFA for the creaky floors of Ashton’s was the …

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