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Vision Dominates PARSA Elections

August 30, 2018 Taz Hudson 2

By Eliza Croft, Taz Hudson and Skanda Panditharatne Elections for the Postgraduate and Research Students’ Association (PARSA) concluded today. Both major tickets – Vision for ANUSA and Empower ANUSA – ran on broadly similar policy platforms. Vision ultimately swept President,

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News You Might Have Missed: Week 5

August 26, 2018 Adelle Millhouse 0

ANUSA ANUSA’s SRC affirmed a vote of no confidence in NUS Queer/LGBTI Officer Jasmine Duff, who is affiliated with the Socialist Alternative faction. The no confidence motion was initially passed at the Queer Collaborations conference in June, following transphobic attitudes

SA5, New Bruce, Fenner and SA7

2019 Res Hall Rents Released, Returner Apps Open

August 24, 2018 Eliza Croft 0

By Eliza Croft The 2019 rates for residential halls have been released, including for yet-to-be-opened new Bruce, new Fenner, and Wright Hall. Returner applications also opened yesterday, under a new system that combines the re-admission process with the procedure to

PARSA Tickets, Head to Head

August 23, 2018 Skanda Panditharatne 1

By Tom Jordan, and Skanda Panditharatne Content Warning: Mentions of sexual assault and sexual harassment. The elections for the postgraduate student association, PARSA, will take place next week. This year’s election sees a contest between two tickets: Empower, led by current

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ANUSA condemns NUS Queer/LGBTI Officer

August 21, 2018 Jason Pover 1

By Jason Pover and Tasneem Hudson The ANUSA SRC has tonight affirmed a vote of no confidence in NUS Queer/LGBTI Co-Officer Jasmine Duff. The vote comes after numerous student associations affirmed the motion originally made at Australia’s peak queer* student

Wifi Issues Hit ANU – Again

August 21, 2018 Adelle Millhouse 1

Major issues with ANU wifi have arisen again. Students have had issues connecting to the ANU-Secure and Resnet wifi networks since Sunday night. ANU IT Services [ITS] are “aware of the issues”, and are working to fix them, Observer was

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News You Might Have Missed: Week 4

August 19, 2018 Adelle Millhouse 0

ANUSA After weeks of campaigning, ANUSA’s elections are finally at an end! Tanika Sibal, from Refresh ANUSA, was elected as Education Officer in the only contested Executive race. She will also serve as an NUS Delegate, alongside Croft Sun, Niall

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Tanika Sibal Elected Education Officer

August 16, 2018 Adelle Millhouse 1

Content Warning: This article contains discussion of sexual assault and sexual harassment Refresh ANUSA’s Tanika Sibal has been elected as ANUSA Education Officer for 2019. This leaves Refresh with five of the six Executive positions, and the vast majority of