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...

Lulu Jemimah: An example of how immigration laws work against Australia’s ‘best interests’

Words || Angela Heathcote Lulu Jemimah’s favourite saying is "regret nothing". She doesn’t usually take notice of tacky quotes scribbled on the back of bathroom...

You’re a Wimp, Wilson! The Inextricable Ties Between Sports Culture and Masculinity

  Words || Hugo James and Pip Broadhead     I’ve got an irrational fear of shopping in the ‘health and body’ section in the supermarket. When I...

Student Group Profile: AIESEC Macquarie

WORDS Brian Nguyen AIESEC Macquarie is a student-run organisation that aims to promote youth leadership and self-development through exchange. Primarily, this means volunteering, teaching or...

Fighting for our Human Sciences

Words || Grapeshot Magazine The Vice Chancellor, Bruce Dowton, has called a Town Hall for staff to discuss proposed changes to...

Trailer Trash: Tommy Wiseau’s The Room

Words || Aprill Miles We all know movies that are so bad that they are good. The Room is not one of those movies. Touted as...

Meet The Editors: The ‘Daddy’ Issue

To celebrate the release of the 'Daddy' issue, Grapeshot thought we'd kick off the university year with a bang by having the team answer...

Intersection | Review

Words || Cameron Colwell (ed. Angus Dalton)   Intersection is a unique theatre production currently run by the Australian Theatre For Young People. Ten writers, each...

25 Fantastic Facts About Doctor Who

WORDS Avery Phillips When it was announced that Matt Smith would be relinquishing his role as the Eleventh Doctor at the end of this year...

First Year Nightmares: Don’t Repeat Our Mistakes

Your first year of University can be daunting. Whether you’ve failed to catch on to one of Macquarie’s on going inside jokes, like those very...

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...