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SRC Officer Reports: Week 5, Semester 2, 2016

President Chloe Smith It’s been another busy week at your SRC! SRC activists helped to organise and build the SCA rally on Wednesday, which saw an amazing turnout from both Callan Park and main campus students! SCA students and staff voted overwhelmingly to go on strike for the day and attend the protest, calling on…

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SRC Reports – Week 3, Semester 2, 2016

President Chloe Smith Special consideration – for many of you, these words probably don’t mean very much at all. However, for many other students, special consideration can mean ongoing uncertainty, stress and confusion, and mindboggling bureaucracy. Since the introduction of the new centralised special consideration process last semester, the SRC’s casework department has seen a…

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SRC Office Bearer Report – Week 2, Sem 2, 2016

President Chloe Smith One week down and already some big developments happening for USyd students! Following the announcement just before winter break that the university was looking to sell off the Sydney College of the Arts campus at Rozelle, an historic site that has housed the fine arts school since it’s establishment in 1974, students…

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SRC Office Bearer Reports – Week 1, Sem 2, 2016

President Chloe Smith Well it feels crazy to be saying this already, but – welcome to semester two! I hope the winter break was a chance to relax, have a sneaky bevvie here and there, travel, and catch a few Pokemon if you’re into that. The SRC has been busy over the break helping students…

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SRC Reports – Week 13, Semester 1, 2016

President’s Report – Week 13, Sem 1 Chloe Smith It’s the last week of semester one – that winter break looks so close and yet so far! Your SRC is finishing up on a busy note, with our final council meeting for the semester happening this Wednesday at 6pm. As usual, all are welcome –…

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SRC Reports – Week 12, Semester 2, 2016

President Chloe Smith We’re almost at the end of Semester One: another one down and another six months passed in the life of the university. As things heat up with final assessments and exams, your SRC is continuing to represent and advocate for students interests, as we’ve done all year. As this year’s team reaches…

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Honi Soit Wom*ns Edition – Week 11, Sem 1

President Chloe Smith This past week has seen some disturbing reports and allegations come to light concerning rates of sexual assault and harassment on campus. Claims of slut shaming of female students at colleges, of a culture of publicly documenting and rating sexual experiences between students, of feeling unsafe on and around campus, not only…

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SRC Reports – Week 10, Semester 1- 2016

President Chloe Smith Last week the Federal Government presented its 2016 budget, crossing off the checklist before Malcolm Turnbull calls the election for July 2. Whilst not the most exciting budget in recent years, there’s a hell of a lot going on that will affect university students and young people. And some of it is…

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Homohop, Gayhop, Queerhop

Homohop, gayhop, queerhop: these are all terms used to describe a vibrant subgenre within hip-hop that has its roots in the work of artists who have been producing music for decades. Not to generalise, but they are all extremely cute, and were all being queer and saying queer things in the hip hop and rap…