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October 15, 2019

Craccum Presents: Top Ten 2019 themed halloween costumes you’ll see at the Halloween party this year

Right before exams start, you’re definitely going to get invited to a Halloween party hosted by a friend who has given up on their exams and […]
October 15, 2019

Craccum’s Zomato Gold Reviews

The restaurant scene in Auckland is heating up with the recent introduction of Zomato Gold. With the purchase of a long-term subscription, users are able to […]
October 15, 2019

Sobering Up: Why It’s so Hard to Talk Honestly About Drinking

I think the term “Alcoholism” makes people really uncomfortable. Especially when its talked about in a real, open, and vulnerable way. We’ve all seen the “wine […]
October 6, 2019

Which UoA Faculty are You?

You might feel aligned to a certain faculty at UoA by virtue of being enrolled with them already, but this simple quiz will enlighten you as […]
October 6, 2019

Where Are You From? A Discussion

“Where are you from?”  For some, it’s a question that embraces diversity and culture. For others, it’s one that hurts their sense of belonging. In some […]
October 6, 2019

Racism, Drug Policy, and the Upcoming Cannabis Referendum

On a Monday night in the Auckland Town Hall, people from all walks of life came together to connect over drug policy in Aotearoa. Though the […]
October 2, 2019

Legends & Icons

‘What becomes a legend most?’ is a famous tagline for Blackglama, a collective of Americans mink fur farmers that desperately needed a rebrand. Fur was starting […]
October 2, 2019

Jonathan Van Ness, We Salute You

This week, Fabio Pizzeria sends an ode to Jonathan Van Ness for his fierce bravery.  The article appeared on my newsfeed. Last weekend. “Jonathan Van Ness […]
October 2, 2019

Why gender identity matters for transgenders and those with non-conforming gender identities

“I’m the boy that was born as a girl, and has to prove myself that I’m man enough for the world” – The words of an […]
October 2, 2019

‘How much do you want it to define your campaign?’: Just how gay is Pete Buttigieg?

Pete Buttigieg currently remains in the well overpacked field of U.S. Democratic presidential candidate hopefuls. I first visited his candidacy in a Semester One essay, however […]
September 29, 2019

An Unofficial Review of the Budgy Meals on Campus

Budgy Meals are a UoA institution. Thanks to the endeavours of AUSA, most food outlets on campus provide a $6.50 option, which means that as a […]
September 29, 2019

Auckland for Under $20

“Auckland is only fun if you have money” – something I have heard from others, and something I have definitely said. It turns out though, you […]
September 29, 2019

Budget Blues

My brother recently turned 18, and having left school in year 12 to start a builders apprenticeship, he seems to be doing pretty well for himself. […]
August 28, 2019

Still a Better Love Story than Twilight

In the beginning, I was never really a Twilight fan. The books came out when I was about 6, the first movie when I was 9. […]
August 28, 2019

Anti-Vaxxers, Pre-Med and those darn red spots: Why you should grow the fuck up and get vaccinated

Cameron Leakey is sick of the bullshit around vaccinations – Measles was once a practically eradicated disease and now it’s back with a vengence, what the […]