When Rusty Met Rotty

WORDS | Claire Catacouzinos Close your eyes. Imagine a garden with Doric marble colonnades and a mosaic floor depicting a goddess reclining, a pillow under...

TEDxMACQUARIEUNIVERSITY

MIA KWOK CHATS WITH TEDxMACQUARIEUNVERSITY’S DIRECTOR AND CO-CURATOR LUCAS BERULLIER ABOUT WHAT MAKES TEDX SUCH A SPECTACULAR EVENT. WORDS | Mia Kwok It is hard to...

The Teleportation Accident by Ned Beauman

WORDS | Jack Cameron Stanton I read the Teleportation Accident in light of the recent publication of Beauman’s third novel, Glow, which tells the story...

Pioneering The Pixie Cut

WORDS | Renata Hercok Women have been cutting their hair short for years; just have a look at Audrey Hepburn, Jean Seberg and Mia Farrow....

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...

Q&A with Luke Dubber from Hermitude

WORDS | Sharmaine Spencer  Sharmaine: Tell us something unique about yourself as a musical group? And how did Hermitude get started? Luke Dubber: Well, we...

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,...

Teacher of the year

Words | Claire Catacouzinos Late last year, while Macquarie University students were busy with exams, Professor John Croucher was being crowned Australian University Teacher of...

No Mo’ Hair raises over $10,000 [NSFW]

A group of nine Macquarie University students have banded together to raise money for The World's Greatest Shave. Together the students have managed to break...

This is Sparta! Or is it?

    WORDS | Claire Catacouzinos A historical war that many of you fellow students do not know about is between the Spartans and the Parthenians. Now you...

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...