Film Review: Wild Tales (Relatos Salvajes)

Words | Max Mahood Wild Tales (Spanish: Relatos Salvajes) is a 2014 film from Argentinean director Damian Szifron that tells the stories of six people whose days...

Meet the Editors: Our Best/Worst First Date Stories

To celebrate the release of our new issue, XO, here are the Grapeshot team's best first date stories! Find out how our Deputy Editor...

Society Spree: Meet the student groups of Macquarie Uni

Another day, more genital cookies, and so many student groups to meet! #GetinLoser #We'reGettingInvolvedinStudentLyf Read on to meet the Cheerleaders, Philosophers, Cosplayers & Gamers of...

SHARK WEEK SHARK FACTS, FUCK YEAH

Words || Georgia Drewe I’m gonna preface this article by letting you in on a secret: I really, really, like sharks. Sharks are the greatest....

Lonely Kids Club: Wear your 90’s nostalgia

Words || Angus Dalton Warwick Levy’s childhood was filled with so much TV and Street Fighter II that he talks with a slightly American accent. He found...

Why I Agreed to Debate Jeremy Bell

Words || Fahad Ali A few weeks back, I got a message from a friend - a Green - asking me to speak at a...

Plagiarism crackdown: 43 students to face Disciplinary Committee

WORDS || Anna Glen Forty three students at Macquarie will face Disciplinary Committee hearings to explain how their names appeared on MyMaster, a website designed...

Exam Advice from People Who Actually Know What the Hell We’re Talking About

End-of-session exams are almost over, so if you’re not done revising you’re almost certainly going to fail and live out the rest of your...

Spiders Can Be Beautiful – An interview with Mariella Herberstein

 By Jennifer Vu In my first semester at Macquarie University, I had this really awesome and interesting Austrian lecturer who would play a random animal noise at...

Society Spree III: Meet Macquarie Uni’s Student Groups

We are BACK IN BUSINESS FOR SEMESTER 2! *Crumples into foetal position and weeps* Kill those post-break blues with some social action at our launch...

Features

“You’se closed mate?” Reflections of a Non-Essential Essential Hospitality Worker

Words || Navishkar Ram The shutter doors were mostly closed, and the lights were just about to be switched...

Payments Taking Their Toll: A Love Letter to Transurban & Sydney’s...

Words || Navishkar Ram  Our unique complication Western Sydney has been hard-done by. It’s a vast...

Capitalism for Social Good? The Complexities of Entrepreneurship Culture

Words || Shinae Taylor Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would have noticed the recent trend celebrating...

Spotlight on Tiny Businesses

Words || Sara Zarriello In our current predicament, we’ve been forced the opportunity (if you will) of getting to...

Why Dick Smith Matters

Words || Joel Karanikas There are many reasons we should be talking about Dick Smith. For any true Australian...