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Meet the Editors: Our most cringeworthy and horrifying university experiences

The 2018 Grapeshot team is officially in action, with our first issue, X, flying off our O-Week stall RIGHT NOW. (It'll be on stands...

Macquarie Uni a Hotspot for Sugar Babies

Words || Sarah Joseph  Ever heard someone on campus say that they’re so broke, they’re considering finding a sugar daddy? Turns out many of them...

Regulars

EXCLUSIVE: Vandals paint poorly-executed murals in Student HQ office

Words || Nikita Jones  We definitely did not break in and finger-paint a bunch of anti-establishment...

Best of Grapeshot Features & Regulars 2017

Our Features and Regulars pages were graced by brilliant and gutsy content this year, and...

Toys We Had As Capitalistic Pre-Teens

Words || Nikita Jones Illustrations || Daniel Lim Bratz These Kylie Jenner-looking bad bitches came to our attention...

More Fun Than Ever

Words || Cameron Colwell The first word that comes to mind when I’m listening to Cub...

Fear and Loathing in Macquarie Uni

Words || Max Lewis First and foremost, I want to apologise to my dear mother, whose...

Challenge: Young Editor Finds Love

Words || Nikita Jones So I think my fellow editors may have been hinting at something...

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Macquarie’s Queer Love Stories

Art by Emma Rssx. Having your rights thrown around by a bunch of people who should, actually, have zero sway over how you live your...

The Hard Part

Words || Cameron Colwell We set a time: 7:30, before dinner, but when Tom has had enough time to recover after work — we’re like...

Features

Best of Grapeshot Features & Regulars 2017

Our Features and Regulars pages were graced by brilliant and gutsy content this year, and every writer who appeared in Grapeshot deserves a bit of torn-up...

Remembering the Drive-In

Words || Nikita Jones I have to repeat my question three times because my grandfather is in his 80s and I think his phone is...

Getting Our Bite Back: Sally Percival Wood on the defanging of university students

Words || Angus Dalton Dr Sally Percival Wood spends a fair amount of time at Deakin University in Geelong, teaching and conducting research into Australia’s...

Half Pipe Dream

Words || Emma Harvey When I first meet Jamie he is mid-conversation with the automated voice over the train loudspeaker. ‘This train will stop at Hawksbury...

Pain In The Neck

Words || Erin Christie I took the call as I drove to my tutoring shift, with Hannah my support worker snapping down the line, wondering...

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It’s Just Another Graceless Night: On Melodrama

Words || Lydia Jupp There’s always been something about Lorde. I’m fourteen years old and listening to Buzzcut Season. It’s the perfect combination of suburban teenage...

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