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AUSA put up team for quiz show

Tuesday, 10 June 2014, 1:18 pm | AUSA

Auckland University Student’s Association (AUSA) is excited to be taking part in the return of University Challenge. More >>

Steven Joyce ignores student concerns over council changes

Friday, 14 February 2014, 9:34 am | AUSA

A detailed submission by the Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) against university council changes that would likely see academic independence and the student voice eroded has been shunned by the Government. More >>

University raises tuition fees ahead of inflation yet again

Tuesday, 22 October 2013, 9:15 am | AUSA

Students today have expressed their frustration at the decision from the University of Auckland Council to raise tuition fees by 4%, the maximum allowed under current legislation. For many students this is an increase of several hundred dollars per ... More >>

Politicians, Staff, and Students United Against Fee Increase

Tuesday, 22 October 2013, 9:05 am | AUSA

Only one-third of full-time, full year, New Zealand students currently have access to allowances. The maximum entitlement per week for a student, aged under 24, without children, and living away from home, is $171.84. More >>

Rally Today For A Debt-Free And Democratic University

Wednesday, 2 October 2013, 9:01 am | AUSA

Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) and Tertiary Education Union (TEU) are rallying today to send a strong message to government and the University of Auckland. The organisations, representing staff and students, condemn the continued underfunding ... More >>

Students and Staff call for a Debt-Free and Democratic Uni

Wednesday, 2 October 2013, 8:55 am | AUSA

Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) and Tertiary Education Union (TEU) are joining forces to send a strong message to government and the University of Auckland. More >>

University candidate forum to address Living Wage

Monday, 30 September 2013, 11:22 am | AUSA

Living Wage Aotearoa New Zealand is partnering with the Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) and Auckland Action Against Poverty (AAAP) to host an election forum at 12pm today (Monday 30 September) at the University of Auckland Quad. More >>

VSM Has Weakened Our National Student Voice

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 10:57 am | AUSA

Before 2011, the University of Auckland Council was empowered by legislation (most recently the Education Act 1981) to levy current students on behalf of the officially recognised students’ association. At the University of Auckland the recognised ... More >>

Reduced quality of education reflected in QS Rankings

Friday, 13 September 2013, 9:16 am | AUSA

On Tuesday 10th, it was announced that the University of Auckland dropped 12 places – from 82 to 94 – in the annual QS rankings. More >>

Students outraged as their voice is silenced

Friday, 30 August 2013, 11:23 am | AUSA

The Auckland University Students’ Association Executive moved a motion condemning moves by the University of Auckland last week to exclude students from the annual Fee setting process. More >>

Outstanding initiatives by AUSA

Thursday, 29 August 2013, 12:19 pm | AUSA

Steps being taken by the Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) to support students who are experiencing severe hardship are an outstanding example of the values that a strong student organisation brings to institutions like the University of ... More >>

Bangladesh catastrophe must be heeded

Thursday, 6 June 2013, 5:57 pm | AUSA

This year’s catastrophic loss of life at a clothing factory in Bangladesh is another instance where people have been put second to safe working conditions, says Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) More >>

No second chance for mature students

Friday, 17 May 2013, 12:07 pm | AUSA

The budget released on Thursday 16th May is another attempt to restrict access to tertiary education for students, says Auckland University Students' Association (AUSA) More >>

Constitution Conversation Roadshow Comes to Auckland

Friday, 1 March 2013, 8:05 pm | AUSA

The Auckland University Students' Association (AUSA) will be hosting a discussion about the state of New Zealand's Constitution at a 'Big Questions' day being held on the campus this Monday 4th March. More >>

Erosion of support for higher education raises concerns

Monday, 21 January 2013, 10:41 am | AUSA

Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) has voiced concern about new pressures being put on postgraduate students enrolling for study in 2013 and the undermining effect of policy changes that unfairly target those students. More >>

Students frustrated with further fee increases

Monday, 15 October 2012, 7:08 pm | AUSA

Students have expressed their frustration at the decision being taken by University of Auckland Council’s to raise fees by the maximum 4%. For many students, this amounts to an increase of several hundred dollars for their 2013 fees. The fee increase ... More >>

University students protest against political prisoners

Thursday, 4 October 2012, 1:13 pm | AUSA

The Auckland University Students' Association is hosting a protest in solidarity with political prisoners, Pussy Riot in the Quad tomorrow as part of AUSA Politics Week. More >>

AUSA Politics Week

Monday, 1 October 2012, 10:58 am | AUSA

Every year the Auckland University Students Association invites MPs and organisations onto campus for a week of debates, discussion and deliberation. More >>

Marriage Equality Showdown: Louisa Wall and Colin Craig

Friday, 28 September 2012, 3:13 pm | AUSA

On Tuesday 2nd of October, the Auckland University Students Association will be hosting a Marriage Equality debate as part of Politics Week. The speakers confirmed are the following: • Louisa Wall, Labour MP and sponsor of the ‘Marriage Equality’ ... More >>

Auckland University Students Association Politics Week

Friday, 28 September 2012, 2:52 pm | AUSA

Every year the Auckland University Students Association invites MPs and organisations onto campus for a week of debates, discussion and deliberation. "Politics Week 2012 will actually be one to remember,” said University of Auckland student Sarah R ... More >>

 

 

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