Tag: gym

  • Profile: A Day In The Life Of A Modern-Day Superwoman

    Profile: A Day In The Life Of A Modern-Day Superwoman

    By Deanna Ruseska Juggling a private law firm, a family of six and sweaty gym goers, Urania Zafiris is highly motivated woman, who is far from your stereotypical mother. Sometimes her life is so busy that clients get arrested in the process… Tucked away above a real estate agency near Ramsgate Beach in the south…

  • Let’s Throw In The Towel With Gender-Segregated Gym Spaces

    Let’s Throw In The Towel With Gender-Segregated Gym Spaces

    By Deanna Ruseska “Tilt your hips up more like when you fuck a chick,” says the gym worker. The remark is repeated as he stands behind a 16-year-old boy whilst ‘explaining’ how to correct his squat technique. I stare ahead and pretend not to hear the remark through my Airpods whilst I squat 70 kilos…

  • Student Leaders Bring Issues to Chancellery

    Student Leaders Bring Issues to Chancellery

    Senior members of the chancellery team met student leaders last Friday, discussing issues affecting the student populace, including concerns over retail developments, the gym and course cuts. Whilst Vice-Chancellor Fred Hilmer was in South America, students met with other officials including Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) Richard Henry, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students) Wai Fong Chua, members of University…

  • Changes Proposed for Sports & Recreation

    UNSW Sports & Recreation services may see changes including a possibility they will be tendered to an external provider under a management change proposal being discussed by University administration. Whilst the changes have long been rumoured, Neil Morris, Executive Director of University Services, told Tharunka the University had only begun a consultation process, and any…