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UPDATE: Release of Council and Academic Senate candidates 3 days late

Grapeshot contacted Governance Services at 1:30 pm yesterday and was informed that candidates for the Macquarie University Council (MUC) and Academic Senate (AS) would...

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Grapeshot Challenge: How To Lose A Sugar Daddy in 27 Minutes

Words || Nikita Jones This is by far the stupidest thing I’ve ever done, and I’ve done...

The Unsealed Section: ‘Don’t Be Silly, Wrap Your Willy’ Edition

Words || Erin Christie My boyfriend doesn’t want to wear condoms during sex. He says they’re...

Women love Porn, Even More When It’s Made For Them.

Words || Erin Christie Ms Naughty is an award-winning feminist porn filmmaker based in Australia. Since 2000...

Grapeshot Travel Blog: Kacey Goes To Singapore

Words || Kacey Martin Overall impression? When we arrived in Singapore, there was an overwhelming sense of efficiency...

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Caitlin Rhodes, Member of MQU Labor It can be tempting to assume Pauline Hanson’s One Nation...

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