The #UOWLostChildren event held on Monday 27 this week, was an event dreamt up by UOW Amnesty International Club President Maddie Burkitt, and myself. We partnered with I Am A Boat Person, a Sydney-based refugee advocacy charity founded and run by young Shire residents, to bring Amnesty International Australia’s #LostChildren.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock lately, chances are you would’ve heard about the recent casting of Lady Gaga in the hit TV show American Horror Story. If you are a fan of the show then you would have already heard about the departure of lead actress Jessica Lange..
For what may be the first time, Steam has come to know the wrath of an internet scorned. In reply to the joint work of top video game publishing companies, Bethesda and Valve, in monetizing the already free content of modding – the internet was not impressed. The venture was.
Joko Widodo, president of Indonesia, has issued the final word on the execution of eight foreign nationals on death row. Two of the eight included Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, convicted Australian drug-traffickers and leading members of the ‘Bali 9’ drug-smuggling ring. “We respect Indonesia’s sovereignty, but we do deplore.
As a long-time Marvel obsessive, I feel I need to preface this review of director Joss Whedon’s latest blockbuster Avengers: Age of Ultron, by admitting that my viewing began with a serious case of fangirling. Yes, I even overspent at the snack counter on the special combo just to get the.
What has historically been revered as a place for educating our future workforce is slowly morphing into an opportunity for students to more or less “buy” their degree. The growing industry of cheating has become a major problem within our Australian universities. New reports reveal students who have plagiarized or.
A 6.7 magnitude earthquake has hit Nepal, one day after the 7.9 magnitude earthquake devastated the tiny nation, killing hundreds and destroying various local monuments. This is Nepal’s worst earthquake since 1932. The large aftershock triggered three more avalanches on Mount Everest, however no further casualties have been reported. The.
It’s fair to say that Google has completely revolutionised life in the 21st century. It has become synonymous with knowledge and information. I would even go so far as to say that Google is the internet. Within the space of an hour you can look up the correct spelling of.
A controversial anti-vaccination group has likened vaccines to rape, claiming that vaccinations are “forced penetration” and that people should have a choice over what goes into their bodies. The Australian Vaccination Skeptics Network posted a black and white image of a woman with a man violently holding his hand over.
UOW’s very own Feminist Society has announced a live music festival this week. The ‘Take Care’ festival will take place on May 9th and aims to raise funds for Supported Accommodation and Homelessness Services Shoalhaven and Illawarra (SAHSSI). After many state and federal funding cuts SAHSSI remains as the last.