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ELECTIONICA: the horrors of student politics

ELECTIONICA: the horrors of student politics

Bryant Apolonio painted a picture

Natural election

Natural election

Mariana Podesta-Diverio bids farewell to the chalk and theatrics

USU money brings the candidates to the yard

USU money brings the candidates to the yard

Efforts are being made to ensure the bumper crop of USU candidates do not break spending regulations

USU’s new coffee supplier not “fair trade” but socially responsible

USU’s new coffee supplier not “fair trade” but socially responsible

Kira Spucys-Tahar gets her caffeine hit from ethical sources.

Union Board to review Queerspace

Union Board to review Queerspace

The autonomy issue surrounding the Holme Building Queerspace just won’t go away, reports Lane Sainty.

The Cool Makers of Manning

The Cool Makers of Manning

Studying for a PhD in Chemistry, and in his eighth year at Sydney Uni, Jehan Kanga reflects on the changes at Manning Bar.

USU Board censures Tom Raue

USU Board censures Tom Raue

USU Director Tom Raue will have to watch his back after the Board passed a motion of censure against him, reports Adam Chalmers.

Setting the bar higher: a new Manning?

Setting the bar higher: a new Manning?

The iconic building is due for major changes, writes Michael Koziol.

USU Board approves pro-life society

USU Board approves pro-life society

Adam Chalmers reports on the new club – LifeChoices Sydney – which has student politics in a spin.

USU Election Inspection

USU Election Inspection

By the time you pick up this week’s Honi, it’s already election day. If you haven’t already voted, think about this before you fill in the ballot. Don’t vote for people based on policy. Don’t judge a candidate by how much you want their policies to be fulfilled; vote for them based on the principles […]

USU Election: Social Media Info-graphic

USU Election: Social Media Info-graphic

Uninspiring candidates – we’ve seen it all before

Uninspiring candidates – we’ve seen it all before

There is a distinct lack of original policy in this USU board election campaign, writes Cameron Caccamo.

Budget mismanagement does not justify money-grab

Budget mismanagement does not justify money-grab

Only a student-controlled organisation can make the right choices for student money, writes Tim Matthews

Money Changes Everything

Money Changes Everything

While universities are required to consult student organisations about how the Student Services and Amenities Fee should be spent, they have no obligation to pass any of it on to student unions, councils, or other organisations. Adam Chalmers investigates where your money might end up, amid ongoing tension between the student union and the university.

Profile: USU President Sibella Matthews

Profile: USU President Sibella Matthews

Few multi-million dollar businesses would trust students to manage their operation. Fewer still would let students fill their board of directors. But the University of Sydney Union is a business like few others. It manages all clubs, bars, shops, festivals and entertainment held at USyd; it fights a constant struggle for solvency in the wake […]