ANU Extends 1st Year Guarantee to Postgrads

July 27, 2018 Eliza Croft 0

Eliza Croft and Jessica Whiting ANU has announced that it will guarantee accommodation to first-year postgraduate students from 2021. The Postgraduate and Research Students’ Association (PARSA) has been pushing for the change in a number of campaigns this year. PARSA

A picture of the outside of Griffin Hall, with a sign edited to read "Postgrads welcome"

Griffin Hall to Introduce Post-Graduate Wing

October 10, 2017 Adeline Tinessea 0

Griffin Hall is launching a dedicated postgraduate and mature age wing later this year. The new ‘Walter Wing’ will have a dedicated space and tailored events for these students. Georgia Kirton, a permanent staff member of Griffin Hall, confirmed the

Progress Dominates PARSA Election

August 18, 2017 Michael Turvey 0

Michael Turvey, Valerie Ng & Skanda Panditharatne The Progress ticket has dominated the PARSA elections, winning all but five positions. Alyssa Shaw has been elected President and University Council representative for a second term, but will have to preside over

Protesters standing together at the event

NTEU Protests Cuts to Higher Education

August 8, 2017 Jason Pover 0

Jason Pover & Skanda Panditharatne Staff and students protested today against imminent cuts to tertiary education funding in an event organised by the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU). The cuts, apparently worth $15 million for ANU, will go before the