FOMO (Fear of Missing Out)

WORDS | Manisha Josephraja How do I get over my FOMO? I'm always afraid of turning down invitations even if I'm tired or not up...

The debate continues: Deregulation and government funding cuts

Words by Kristina Cavanna The debate over deregulation continues, with the Federal Government announcing that proposed reforms will “for the first time, enable competition amongst...

Australia’s Right To Be Freely Racist

WORDS | Raelee Lancaster In August 2009, Andrew Bolt, a News Corporation journalist was taken to the Federal Court over his article, ‘White fellas in the...

Reimagining the mummification process

Words by Ben Nour In what has been considered by scholars worldwide as groundbreaking work, Dr Jana Jones, a Macquarie University Research Fellow, and her...

Changes to University Fees: Pyne Has His Eyes Set On An Australian Ivy-League

WORDS | Ellen Kirkpatrick In light of Education Minister Christopher Pyne’s comments over social media, a funding system similar to that of the United States (US)...

The Unstoppable Ebola Virus

Words by Ingrid Pazderski The Ebola Virus has put the world on high alert, and unfortunately, it’s showing no signs of slowing down. The global death...

Book Review: The Book Thief

WORDS | Raelee Lancaster The Book Thief is the fifth novel to come from Australian author, Markus Zusak. The narrator is Death, which gives a...

Thank You For (NOT) Smoking

WORDS | Lily Davis Students may have noticed that it’s now harder to smoke on campus. Changes in April saw the removal of five designated ‘smoke...

Macquarie Students Hit it Off with New Webseries

  We are a group of film students at Macquarie who over the past year, have been working on a webseries titled "N'everland". It's been...

An Interview With Gary Foley

WORDS | Sarah Garnham & Bianca Abbott We were sitting in a café in Melbourne, when a journalist rang Gary Foley to ask his opinion...

Features

We, the Thanatonautes

Words | Rhys Cutler “Le secret de la liberté, c'est la librairie.” - Bernard Werber

Love Nature More.

Words | Jimmy García | Master of Environment | IG @chaimien It's hard to care more about nature when...

Diving off the Fertility Cliff

Words || Eleanor Taylor What is common knowledge about fertility now? If you have a uterus,...

Perfect, Pretty and Poised: The Hidden yet Visible World of the...

Words || Aylish Dowsett Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, or so the saying goes. Attractiveness is...

Preach Nasty

Words || Anonymous Let me chronicle my experience as a woman for you. I grew up...