Comedy, Culture, Theatre

The unTrue Detective – FRINGE REVIEWS

Lets start the Fringe season with a classic theatrical comedy. Nothing whets the appetite for what’s to come more than a blend of quiet chuckles and thoughtful intrigue. The show ‘The unTrue Detective” does not disappoint. Now spurred on to see every show under the sun, it was great to see something at the award… Continue reading The unTrue Detective – FRINGE REVIEWS

Campus, News

New candidate for Guild Events Officer revealed

Madura McCormack Elected to the position during the Guild elections in October 2015, Rachael Davidson has stepped down as Events Officer for this year. One of the three members of the ACTION ticket to be elected to the 40th Guild, Davidson was elected unopposed after a last-minute disqualification of the TMNT nominee. “I felt that… Continue reading New candidate for Guild Events Officer revealed

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METIOR is looking for a new editor

Become the 2016 METIOR Editor! We need a current Murdoch student who is passionate about journalism to become our 2016 METIOR editor and lead the student publication into a new era. Last year METIOR moved from print to an online-first platform and it needs a leader to rebuild the presence the mag in the student… Continue reading METIOR is looking for a new editor

Campus, News

Murdoch University named in ‘concerning’ data security report by Auditor-General

Madura McCormack Western Australia's auditor-general, Colin Murphy, released a report today detailing concerns about the security of sensitive information stored by agencies. Murdoch University was one of the seven agencies involved in the audit, which also includes Curtin University and the Legal Aid Commission of WA among others. Murdoch University makes up 31 of the… Continue reading Murdoch University named in ‘concerning’ data security report by Auditor-General

Campus, News

Cowabunga! TMNT takes majority of Guild Council

By Madura McCormack The Murdoch Now Team, headed by Guy McDonald, has emerged as the overall winners of the 2015 Murdoch student elections. This year marks the largest voter turnout since 2011, with 4113 votes across 15 ballots. The new Guild Executive, which will take office from 1 December, will be headed by Guy McDonald… Continue reading Cowabunga! TMNT takes majority of Guild Council

Campus, Commentary, News

Guild Elections: Everyone just chill the f#ck out

by Madura McCormack Student election season has gone into hyperdrive, with voting now open and the stupollies going hard and fast on Bush Court. I’d first like to acknowledge that METIOR remains impartial, especially in the wake of contributor and outgoing EVP Roland Belford’s endorsement of the ACTION ticket. Roland recently analysed both TMNT’s and… Continue reading Guild Elections: Everyone just chill the f#ck out

Campus, News

No quendas running for 2016 Guild Council

By Madura McCormack Murdoch student election nominations are in, with two official tickets and what is slated to be a three-way fight for Guild President. After running mostly unopposed in the last election, the ‘Action’ ticket is back for another political season, this time with outgoing Sustainability officer Troy Treeby at the helm. ‘Action’ faces… Continue reading No quendas running for 2016 Guild Council

Campus, News

Calls for parenting rooms on campus

by Madura McCormack A renewed push for parenting rooms on campus has been made during a drop-in session for the proposed Student Hub last week. The Hames Sharley design team were on campus to meet with students and faculty in a bid to gather ideas for the proposed redesign of the Food Court and Senate building… Continue reading Calls for parenting rooms on campus

Creative, Writing

Psychological Warfare

By Conrad MacLean You are taking a car ride with your sister and your Uncle. Your sister has really been getting on your nerves because she’s a pathological suck up. If somebody who she perceives to be powerful makes a statement like ‘what a lovely day’, she’ll jump in with something like ‘Oh my god!… Continue reading Psychological Warfare

Campus, Commentary, News

Guildsplainer: The un-official guide to who does what in Murdoch Student Politics.

There's less than a week to go until nominations close and #MUpol kicks into high gear. Which means campaigning and sledging and all that fun politics stuff. Onions anyone? Unlike our brethren in UWA, Curtin and everyone else who actually rank in some chart somewhere, Murdoch tends to not give a shit. Last year, 73… Continue reading Guildsplainer: The un-official guide to who does what in Murdoch Student Politics.