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June 9, 2021

University Loses Nearly Two-Hundred Staff to Voluntary Redundancy Scheme

A recent OIA request revealed that 187 staff have left the University through its Voluntary Redundancy Scheme. Beginning in October last year, the scheme was established […]
June 9, 2021

Demand for AUSA Food Parcels Has Increased in 2021

Demand for AUSA food parcels has “increased significantly” in 2021, says the AUSA’s Advocacy Manager Careen Jack. On the 27th of May, Jack reported that 26 […]
May 31, 2021

AUSA Passes Motion to Give 12 Months’ Notice to Leaving NZUSA

AUSA’s proposal to leave the NZUSA passed at today’s AUSA Annual General Meeting with a majority vote of 50 to 29 votes. The termination of membership […]
May 31, 2021

Budget 2021: What Does it Mean for Students?

Earlier this month, Finance Minister Grant Robertson revealed the 2021 budget. Key priorities outlined in the budget include protecting Aotearoa against COVID-19, stimulating COVID-19 recovery and […]
May 31, 2021

Auckland Student Takes Out University Trading Challenge

Auckland, Otago, Massey and AUT students recently competed in the eleventh annual CMC Markets University of Auckland Trading Challenge. Third-year Commerce and Science student Karl Peng […]
May 31, 2021

Student Entrepreneurs Win $1000 for Their Innovative Ideas

The University of Auckland’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship programme Velocity challenged UoA students to share their innovative ideas for a share of $12,000 prize money. Craccum talked […]
May 24, 2021

Auckland Disabled Students Association Formed

In preparation for the first meeting of what is to become the Auckland Disabled Students Association, I managed to book a room that was less than […]
May 24, 2021

AUSA Propose Leaving the New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations

The Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) Executive have proposed leaving the New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations (NZUSA). The move is subject to a majority vote […]