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Applications open for VUWSA’s executive elections

Friday, 19 August 2016, 12:00 pm | VUWSA

VUWSA is calling for aspiring leaders and those passionate about student life at Victoria to run in the upcoming executive elections. More >>

A Student Friendly Wellington helps students thrive

Tuesday, 19 July 2016, 1:47 pm | VUWSA

Today, Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) launched the Student Friendly Wellington website, as part of their Student Friendly Wellington campaign – an initiative that will help make Wellington a place where students ... More >>

Nominations open for 2016 VUW Blues Awards

Wednesday, 13 July 2016, 11:16 am | VUWSA

12 July 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nominations open for 2016 VUW Blues Awards Now open to receiving nominations, the Victoria University Blues Award is the highest recognition the university gives to people who have, by their sporting achievement ... More >>

Budget 2016: No real change to the lives of students

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 5:28 pm | VUWSA

The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) welcomes moves by the Government to reduce the level of fee increases institutions can charge students; but believe no real, strategic progress has been made to resolving issues around ... More >>

Students disappointed with transport fee inaction

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 2:04 pm | VUWSA

Students disappointed with council’s inaction to add cheaper tertiary transport fares to annual plan Yesterday, Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association President, Jonathan Gee, and Welfare Vice President, Rory Lenihan-Ikin, gave an oral ... More >>

Students welcome plan to introduce tertiary bus fares

Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 5:26 pm | VUWSA

The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) welcomes today’s announcement by mayoral candidate Justin Lester and Regional Councillor Daran Ponter for a tertiary concession on bus fares. Lester and Ponter today announced that if ... More >>

Bill is beginning of the end for cold and mould in flats

Thursday, 5 May 2016, 12:13 pm | VUWSA

The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) welcomes the passing of the Healthy Homes Guarantee Bill (No2) at its first reading. More >>

Students support recent study calling for Rental WoF

Thursday, 28 April 2016, 2:25 pm | VUWSA

Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) supports recent research that recommends strengthening the Residential Tenancies Act to include a rental Warrant of Fitness (WoF). More >>

Still no end in sight for cold and mould in student flats

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 11:54 am | VUWSA

Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) says students will continue to suffer while living in houses that are making them sick, after no significant changes were made to the Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill in a recent Social ... More >>

VUWSA welcomes students to the academic year

Friday, 26 February 2016, 10:23 am | VUWSA

Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) welcomes students to the beginning of the academic year with an exciting line-up of events – including high-profile, international artist G-Eazy. More >>

Students tell Parliament about their mouldy flats

Thursday, 11 February 2016, 9:50 am | VUWSA

Yesterday, Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association President, Jonathan Gee, and Welfare Vice President, Rory Lenihan-Ikin, gave an oral submission, supporting an earlier written submission to the Social Services Select Committee on theGovernment’s ... More >>

VUWSA welcomes announcement of free post-school education

Monday, 1 February 2016, 10:08 am | VUWSA

VUWSA welcomes announcement of free post-school education The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) welcomes the announcement of free post-school education by the Leader of the Opposition, Andrew Little, yesterday. Since the massive ... More >>

Arresting at customs is an extreme measure

Friday, 22 January 2016, 1:41 pm | VUWSA

The recent arrest of Ngatokotoru Puna released by Stuff has been marked as an extreme measure according to Victoria University of Wellington Student’s Association (VUWSA). More >>

Students Support Action for Rental WoF

Wednesday, 6 January 2016, 11:56 am | VUWSA

Students Support Action for Rental WoF The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) welcomes housing-rental Warrant of Fitness (WoF) study being undertaken by the University of Otago working with Wellington City Council this year ... More >>

VUWSA Launches Vege Market on Campus

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 2:46 pm | VUWSA

Students rejoice as hungover weekend market trips are a thing of the past; VUWSA Launches Vege Market on Campus More >>

Obituary: Tim Beaglehole

Thursday, 23 July 2015, 3:05 pm | VUWSA

It’s with sadness that the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) acknowledges the passing of Emeritus Professor Tim Beaglehole last weekend. Throughout his life and many different roles, Tim made significant contributions ... More >>

Students Black Out University Hub

Monday, 13 July 2015, 9:16 am | VUWSA

Students at Victoria University have started a new trimester with giant glass doors in their Hub blacked out in a protest against the university’s proposal to hand pick students to sit on University Council . A banner calling for ‘democratic election, ... More >>

Victoria University proposes undemocratic council

Tuesday, 7 July 2015, 11:29 am | VUWSA

Victoria University proposes undemocratic council Victoria University of Wellington’s proposed new council constitution is undemocratic, according to students. The President of the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) Rick Zwaan ... More >>

Budget 2015: Students left in the doghouse

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 4:12 pm | VUWSA

Media Release: Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) Budget 2015: Students left in the doghouse while Joyce tends to his pet projects Tertiary education in New Zealand needs serious funding not pet projects say students ... More >>

Living Costs Increase an April Fools’ Joke

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 11:00 am | VUWSA

Today’s increase of 90 cents per week to the Student Loan and Allowance schemes is a joke, and simply does not meet the increased cost of living faced by students, says the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA). “Students ... More >>

 

 

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