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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 […]
August 28, 2019

What sexual fetish are you based on where you study?

Leech study space Voyeurism – with the natural aversion to human contact that comes with being an engineer, you’ve found that what really gets you off […]
August 27, 2019

Love (to hate it) Island

With the latest season of Love Island finally coming to a close, I reviewed the entire season and its problematic behaviours while admittingly, wishing it wasn’t […]
August 18, 2019

Now That’s What I Call Sadness

It’s week five and we’re out of ideas: assignments are due, the semester workload is piling up and we’re just so exhausted. Damn, give us a […]
August 18, 2019

Mercury Plaza: Origins + New Beginnings

Last Wednesday night, our Visual Arts Editor, Daphne, and Features Editor, Cameron, ventured to Mercury Plaza to check out the new art exhibition “Mercury Plaza: Origins […]
August 18, 2019

How to Avoid Getting Measles in your FYHS course

The University of Auckland recently divulged that students in First Year Health Science had been exposed to measles, with several confirmed cases from students that had […]
August 18, 2019

Abortion Law Reform

Earlier this month, Justice Minister Andrew Little announced the long awaited overhaul of our abortion laws in New Zealand. Craccum gives you the rundown of the […]
August 13, 2019

Students Hold Campus Rally to Show Solidarity

In the latest slew of student activism, last Tuesday saw We Are Hong Kongers held a protest rally in the UOA quad. The student-led anti-extradition bill […]
August 13, 2019

An Upgrade? Another Upgrade?

Item on the six o’clock news last night: 5G mobile internet connectivity could be coming to New Zealand as early as December this year. I hear […]
August 13, 2019

He doesn’t give a shit about you, lol

This week, I was tasked with writing an article about Jeff Bezos, prompted by the existence of @HasBezosDecided; a Twitter account dedicated to the simple concept […]
August 6, 2019

A student’s guide to American Express Restaurant Month

Cameron Leakey breaks down the best deals for American Express Restaurant Month so that you too can dine out fancy on the cheap this month before […]
August 6, 2019

UoA Team Cement Themselves Within a League of Legends

Author’s Note: To the dismay of six other editors, I have made an extraneous effort to satisfy the avid gaming fans in our audience through this […]