Tag: student

  • So you’re thinking of making an OnlyFans

    So you’re thinking of making an OnlyFans

    Art by Annie Nguyen Let’s be honest; it’s financially a bad idea to be a full-time student in 2023. The cost-of-living crisis is in full-swing, Youth Allowance rates are only slightly better than those detailed under the Panhandler Award 2010, and retail and hospitality jobs are rarely tolerable. I’ve been saying since 1st year that…

  • Open Letter: I Don’t Participate, I Barely Exist

    Open Letter: I Don’t Participate, I Barely Exist

    By Anonymous Dear everyone drinking the UNSW Kool-Aid, I’m a dual degree student in their 5th year living at least 2 hours from UNSW. Commuting isn’t a ‘hassle’ for me. It’s a way of life. My life is so scheduled that I literally block out free time a month or two in advance – the…

  • It’s 2017 And I Can’t Believe We’re Still Debating… Veganism

    It’s 2017 And I Can’t Believe We’re Still Debating… Veganism

    By Lara Robertson Let’s face it, it’s easy to hate on vegans. But before you interrupt with “but bacon!”, hear me out. The stats are clear – our current meat consumption habits are bad for our health, the environment, and animals. Here’s a whole list of common arguments against veganism, and my responses. Isn’t a…

  • University Students in Coalition Razor Gang Sights

    University Students in Coalition Razor Gang Sights

    An incoming Abbott Government would consider raising student fees by up to 25%, according to reports in The Sunday Telegraph. The opposition would considering reintroducing a cap on the number of university places to save $2.6 billion, a move the Government says reflects the Coalition’s “born to rule mentality.”

  • A Red Badge of Courage: The COFA Redevelopment

    A Red Badge of Courage: The COFA Redevelopment

    With a campus that has been under redevelopment for the last two years, the College of Fine Art is set to open its new doors as Gateway@COFA in March 2013. But at what cost has this been to students? With complaints from students that the university has been “misleading” and reports of “low morale” on…