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VUWSA withdraws from NZUSA

Friday, 26 September 2014, 12:04 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Earlier this week the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) Executive decided to give notice to withdraw its’ membership of the New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations (NZUSA). More >>

Steven Shifts Support Away From Students

Friday, 16 May 2014, 3:44 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Yesterday's budget offered no help to students struggling with increased fees, living costs, and debt, says Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association President Sonya Clark. More >>

Students Challenge Joyce to live on $173 a week

Friday, 21 February 2014, 4:11 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce has been challenged to live on $173 for a week after he claimed that the amount students’ can borrow to live on has risen with inflation. More >>

Victoria returns seat in major win for student democracy

Tuesday, 3 December 2013, 5:26 pm | Victoria University Students Association

At this week’s Victoria University Council meeting members of the governing body voted unanimously to return a seat to the Students’ Association, after a two-year absence from the Council. More >>

Misguided Joyce Gutting University Democracy -Students

Wednesday, 2 October 2013, 12:22 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Today Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association President Rory McCourt criticised Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce for proposed changes to University Councils that remove legislative requirements for student and staff representation ... More >>

Proposed fare structure a huge missed opportunity

Thursday, 27 June 2013, 3:45 pm | Victoria University Students Association

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE Thursday, 27 June 2013 FROM Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association Regional Council’s proposed fare structure a huge missed opportunity More >>

Feeding students

Wednesday, 12 June 2013, 4:20 pm | Victoria University Students Association

The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) in partnership with Victoria University has provided 4000 meals feeding students across all the University’s campuses during this week’s end of trimester ‘Stress Free Study ... More >>

CUP Programme Closure will have adverse effects on students

Wednesday, 16 November 2011, 3:39 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) is disappointed that the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) has decided to cut all funding to pre-degree courses previously offered at universities around New Zealand. This decision has ... More >>

Victoria Students Win Eight NZU Blue Awards

Wednesday, 6 July 2011, 3:43 pm | Victoria University Students Association

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE Wednesday, 06 July 2011 FROM Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association More >>

Govt Ignores Students and Supports ACT Proposition

Saturday, 25 September 2010, 5:28 pm | Victoria University Students Association

National Party members of the Education and Science Select Committee have voted to support the ACT Party in its efforts to put an end to accountable and effective student representation and services. More >>

Students urge gov - avert dangerous climate change

Thursday, 15 October 2009, 5:34 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University students will take to the streets this Friday to highlight the dangers of climate change and urge the government to take appropriate action. Student leaders say that there is strong support amongst students for urgent government action ... More >>

Douglas' bill bad for students

Wednesday, 23 September 2009, 3:04 pm | Victoria University Students Association

The Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) is disappointed with the Prime Minister and the Minister of Education for their initial support of Roger Douglas’ Education (Freedom of Association) Amendment Bill, which is to come ... More >>

VUSA: Lundy 500 distasteful

Friday, 31 July 2009, 5:06 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) is disappointed to learn of the decision by student magazine Salient to hold their Lundy 500 event. VUWSA does not support this event. More >>

VUW Sporting Students Succeed at Highest Levels

Friday, 17 October 2008, 11:04 am | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University of Wellington Students' Association Te Roopu Tauira a te Kura Wananga o te Upoko o te Ika a Maui Inc. More >>

VUW Council makes student debt worse

Tuesday, 7 October 2008, 10:16 am | Victoria University Students Association

Monday, 6 October 2008, 6:22 pm Press Release: Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association More >>

VUWSA doubles bounty on Condy's head

Saturday, 26 July 2008, 3:53 pm | Victoria University Students Association

The Victoria University of Wellington Students' Association (VUWSA) was saddened to learn that it's fellow student association AUSA withdrew the reward for Condolezza Rice's arrest while on a visit to New Zealand. More >>

Victoria University to be left genderless?

Thursday, 5 June 2008, 9:33 am | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association Te Roopu Tauira a te Kura Wananga o te Upoko o te Ika a Maui Inc. More >>

Save Women’s studies at Vic!

Thursday, 29 May 2008, 11:08 am | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University Students’ Association Women’s Rights Officer, Georgina Dickson says, “We’re concerned that Gender and Women’s studies is under threat at a national level. It has disappeared from Massey, is withering away at Otago, Waikato ... More >>

Students' to take Debt to the Streets

Thursday, 10 April 2008, 11:51 am | Victoria University Students Association

Te Roopu Tauira a te Kura Wananga o te Upoko o te Ika a Maui Inc. More >>

Vic Uni silences students and raises fees

Tuesday, 9 October 2007, 9:52 am | Victoria University Students Association

Forty students were allowed into the meeting, despite seating capacity of one hundred and fifty. More >>

 

 

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