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University faces increasing pressure over appointment of new Chancellor

Staff and students gathered at Callaghan on Friday as part of a snap protest against ...
Health & Wellbeing

The Stigma Behind Seeking Professional Help with Mental Illness

Seeking help for mental health can be hard. Yak’s former staff writer, Jamye Zimmermann, explores ...
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Clubs Shake-Up Leaving Committees Concerned

Recently, a collection of Clubs and Societies representatives gathered for a conference to express concerns ...
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Anal Swabs Enforced for Australian University Students

Australian University students are in for a shock, with anal swab testing beginning after the ...
Uni Life

Festival X: The Student Factor

Keighley Bradford and Leanne Elliott look at how student engagement is the driving force behind ...
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Yak Chats with Peter Greste

Yak’s Deputy Managing Editor, Leanne Elliott, chats with journalist, activist, and academic, Peter Greste, in ...
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UON Student a Contestant on ‘The Bachelorette’

That’s right folks, one of Newcastle’s very own is about to hit your TV screens ...
Health & Wellbeing

Why Sexual Health is Always Up for Discussion

Sexual health can sometimes be seen as a taboo topic to bring up, however PhD ...
Health & Wellbeing

There’s no ‘I’ in metronome: Tips to be more mindful

Gemma Ferguson explores how you can be more mindful while juggling a million commitments.
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Booksmart: A Feminist Coming of Age Comedy

Is Booksmart the first accurate coming of age film for modern women? Tyler Bridges weighs ...