Blogs and broadsheets: The changing face of Australian newspapers

Words by Alessandro Guarrera “Moral to the point of priggishness, patriotic to the point of servility...” These words described The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales...

#ShameYourUnit: ECON204, where the questions … don’t really have answers

Words || Hans Lee You ever had that moment when the answers are just not coming to you? Don’t lie – we all have. Especially...

INVESTIGATION: Sexual Harassment of women in the Gaming and Role-Play Societies

TRIGGER WARNING: This article contains information about sexual harassment which may be triggering to victims. Investigation by Angela Heathcote In May of last year, a complaint was made in...

A student was refused entry into last night’s ‘A Moment of Truth’ talk

Words || Max Lewis  Last night the Macquarie University Liberal Club held an event titled 'A Moment of Truth: Is it the new hate speech?"...

COMMENT: The MQ Liberal Club have organised a SSM debate. But is there any...

Words || Angus Dalton The Macquarie University Liberal Club are hosting a debate about marriage equality on campus tomorrow. Fahad Ali, founder of Muslims for...

RE:Conception 2017 Lineup Announced

We are well aware that you only ever open that weekly MyMQ email to get rid of the notification on your phone, so we'd...

‘A Fucking Shitshow’: Negotiations between Grapeshot & the SRC break down… again

Words || Angus Dalton I had high hopes when I was finally invited to an SRC meeting last week to speak on behalf of Grapeshot....
Conception Day

Bring Back Conception Day

The Student Representative Committee (SRC) is currently in talks with the university to create a new music and arts festival to be held September....

TRAIN STATION CLOSURE: Take Session 1, 2019 off and ditch traffic horror

Words || Grapeshot team The death knell hath sounded for the Macquarie University train station, which is due to be closed for seven months from...

Stronger Together: The Demise of Macquarie’s Student Unionism

Words || Samuel Tulle Students at Macquarie might be forgiven for raising their eyebrows in question at the phrase “student unionism”. For most it’s an...

Features

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...

“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...