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New President At VUSA

Wednesday, 7 January 2004, 11:55 am | Victoria University Students Association

The new President of the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) for 2004 is Amanda Hill. She is joined by Education Vice-President Jeremy Greenbrook and Welfare Vice-President Karen Price. More >>

Victoria students outraged by mass arrests

Thursday, 9 October 2003, 9:19 am | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University students are disgusted that student action at Massey University, Palmerston North has resulted in mass arrests. More >>

Students mourn the death of affordable education

Tuesday, 7 October 2003, 4:18 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Students gathered in the Victoria University Quad today to commemorate the passing of affordable education after the Victoria University Council decided to raise the 2004 fees by 3% without any cost case to justify the increase. More >>

Students demand a GE-Free future

Friday, 15 August 2003, 5:13 pm | Victoria University Students Association

'The passage of three motions opposing genetic engineering during the lunchtime Student Representative Council meeting at Victoria University is a victory for all New Zealanders who want a GE-Free future' said Valerie Morse, student activist. More >>

Students protest Maharey’s “public good” fee rises

Wednesday, 28 May 2003, 9:03 am | Victoria University Students Association

Hundreds of angry students showed Steve Maharey their opinion of his proposed fee rises at Victoria University today. More >>

Vic students to confront Maharey

Monday, 26 May 2003, 3:51 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Students will be protesting tomorrow in the Hunter Courtyard at Victoria University at 3:30 pm against the fee maxima levels that the government has set. More >>

Budget 2003 a disappointment for students

Thursday, 15 May 2003, 3:53 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Students are appalled by the omissions from the budget of any meaningful allocations to relieve the burden of debt that many students face. More >>

Victoria students plea for fairer fees

Tuesday, 8 April 2003, 12:45 am | Victoria University Students Association

Student representatives from the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA) will today present Wellington Central MP and Associate Education Minister Marian Hobbs with signed postcards from the students of Victoria University demanding ... More >>

Students Overwhelmingly oppose Iraq War

Wednesday, 19 March 2003, 4:15 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Students at Victoria University overwhelming voted against any war on the people of Iraq in a landslide victory. VUWSA, the Victoria University of Wellington Students Association organised an IGM (Initial General Meeting) which passed the following ... More >>

VUWSA opposes further NZ commitments to the GATS!

Monday, 3 March 2003, 1:52 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Submission of the Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association on the GATS (General Agreement on Trade in Services) More >>

University unfairly charging students

Tuesday, 4 February 2003, 6:10 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Victoria University’s new fee for students who choose to pay their tuition fees each term is unfair, says student president Catherine Belfield-Haines. More >>

Summer school financial necessity for students

Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 9:34 am | Victoria University Students Association

Record numbers of students are enrolling in Victoria University summer school this year, but student representatives warn that many may be doing so in order to maintain an income over the summer months. More >>

Victoria University freezes student fees

Monday, 7 October 2002, 3:37 pm | Victoria University Students Association

The Victoria University Council today voted to accept the fees stabilisation scheme offer of an additional 4.5 per cent on top of the base tuition subsidy rates in return for holding student fees for 2003. More >>

Maharey Refuses To Sign Pledge

Tuesday, 16 July 2002, 10:03 am | Victoria University Students Association

Steve Maharey today refused to sign a pledge that tens of thousands more students would receive allowances under a Labour led government despite commenting in response to a question from a student at Victoria University’s student bar that this would ... More >>

Support for students glaring omission from budget

Thursday, 23 May 2002, 3:23 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Students are appalled by the omissions from the budget of any meaningful allocations to relieve the burden of debt that many students face or to address the costs of studying. More >>

Refusal To Reimburse Fees Disappoints Students

Thursday, 9 May 2002, 2:56 pm | Victoria University Students Association

Students at Victoria University are disappointed at the Vice Chancellor’s announcement today that the University will not reimburse fees to students who missed classes due to the staff strike held on the 27th and 28th March. More >>

Enrolment Crucial For Students

Monday, 6 May 2002, 9:52 am | Victoria University Students Association

The General Election Enrolment Campaign will be launched tomorrow, student representatives are calling for a focus on enrolling students in the lead up to the General Election this year. More >>

Students Urge Resolution Of Staff Contract

Friday, 12 April 2002, 9:30 am | Victoria University Students Association

Students at Victoria University are calling on management to get their act together and settle the staff contract negotiations. More >>

Not Such A Bad Guy After All

Tuesday, 19 March 2002, 2:07 pm | Victoria University Students Association

A general meeting of Victoria University students voted last week to rescind a position of no confidence they have held in Vice-Chancellor Stuart McCutcheon for more than 18 months. The original motion was approved in August 2000, when McCutcheon was on ... More >>

Students Want Fees Back

Monday, 4 March 2002, 10:10 am | Victoria University Students Association

Hundreds of students at Victoria University have filled out forms requesting their fees back from University Management for classes called off because of the staff strike scheduled to take place on Monday 4th March. More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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