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Postmen’s Trail

Postmen's Trail

“I’ve got mostly letters today, but some interesting shaped items as well,” shouts Gary to his comrade. The postmen always shout when they are riding.
“Must be your lucky day. My entire batch is letters and magazines. I don’t get even one chance for a signature,” replies Steve at the same volume.

Trades Hall, Chamber of Commerce spar over international workers’ visas


Trades Hall and the Chamber of Commerce have sparred over proposals to tighten visa rules, with the impact on workers and the economy under contention. An Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) proposal would see a cap on temporary working visas – but the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry […]

Student market takes over North Court


Say what you want about North Court, but on your average day it definitely lacks an assortment of quality home-made jams. The same can be said for floppy bow-ties and hand-made doilies. Luckily, 25 May was not your average day, as UMSU’s Student Market took over North Court to allow young […]

Shame Shelters of Melbourne Uni


“Why don’t you step into your prison cell, there you go…that’s where you belong, in that cubicle”, he said, laughing and seemingly joking with one of his friends who was smoking in a designated smoking area. She laughed back and said, “Don’t say that, I don’t need to go in […]

The “ghost” behind the academic writing

Rachel, a student in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne, was motivated to contact a writer to finish a case study she was struggling with. “The due day is getting closer, but I still have no idea about how to structure it, and I don’t want to […]