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...

Goat Simulator is here!

WORDS | Samuel Ip Goat Simulator. What a weird name, you might say. In the game’s description on Steam, the developers merely describe the game in...

The Battle of Faculties – Science Vs Arts

FOR EVERY MACQUARIE FACULTY THERE IS A “TYPICAL STUDENT”. RAELEE LANCASTER GATHERED A TEAM, THREE FROM THE SCIENCE FACULTY AND THREE FROM THE ARTS...

Shellshocked by Harriet Gerrard

INTERVIEW | Nicola Donovan Imagine juggling your university degree with part-time work, all while running your own business. Well, that’s exactly what Harriet Gerrard does,...

Student Advocacy: The HECS Debate

  We got two students to debate their opposing opinions on the possibility of the privitisation of HECS. Here's what they have to say: FOR PRIVATISATION WORDS...

Lack of coal and gas puts NSW in a steam

WORDS | Brendon D’Souza NSW has been battling a lot of environmental issues over the past few months.   The protests at Whitehaven Coal’s proposed Maules Creek...

Media Wars

  Words | Lily Davis The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) has tided waves of criticism over the years. Now, after months of verbal attacks from various Liberal...

Macquarie’s radical history

WORDS | Emma Vlatko In 1969, Macquarie University students set up a tent embassy in the quadrangle of the North Ryde campus. Starting over concerns...

It’s time (for reform)

WORDS | Sarah Basford Australia has been dealing with the contentious issue of electoral reform for some time now. With the controversies of past elections...

Strike Action at Macquarie!

WORDS | Raelee Lancaster & Emma Vlatko On 11 March, Macquarie University’s National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) members went on strike. Macquarie joined a string...

Features

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...

Exploring the Artifice of Influencers

Words || Shinae Taylor “Is this caption okay?” It’s the summer of 2017 and I’m sitting...

The Balancing Act of a Brown Feminist

Words ||Sara Choudhry Almost anyone who calls themselves a feminist in the year of Miss Rona 2020 is familiar...