Tag: O-Week

  • TEAM ROCKET STRIKES AGAIN: Life-sized Cynthia cutout stolen from deluged PokeSoc stall 

    TEAM ROCKET STRIKES AGAIN: Life-sized Cynthia cutout stolen from deluged PokeSoc stall 

    The cut-out of the popular Pokemon character described by the society as “our wife” was stolen from the Pokémon society in the quad during the downpour that saw out O-Week on Thursday.   UNSW security footage captured part of the incident but is inaccessible by the PokéSoc until they file a police report.  Societies had…

  • First-year wants to know where the free plants are

    First-year wants to know where the free plants are

    “I PROMISE I’LL TAKE CARE OF IT”: wide-eyed young psychology student Emma Brandt only had one place to go amid the endless stalls of O-Week.  “I don’t remember what it (the stall) was called,” she explained, “but they have sunflowers this year and they’re so cute.  “You get nothing like this back home in Walcha.” …

  • O-Week Confrontation between ANZ and Activists

    Student activists protesting in front of the ANZ O-Week stall were asked to move on or be removed from campus, according to several accounts of the incident received by Tharunka. The activists were attempting to raise awareness of ANZ’s investment in the coal industry on Wednesday February 22, before ANZ staff members complained to FM…