OUSA

Education officer

Laura Harris is the Otago University Students' Association's new education officer after a by-election this week.

Govt's university council plan slammed

Govt's university council plan slammed

The Government's decision to shrink university councils and get rid of mandatory staff, student and union membership has been slammed as a ''power grab'' and ''an attack on democracy''.

O-Week 'massive show' for city

O-Week 'massive show' for city

The students are back in town and set to revel in a week of fun that has become the envy of those studying outside Dunedin.

Students get political in run-up to election

Students get political in run-up to election

Faster internet and fair student support are two key issues for students, writes Ruby Sycamore-Smith, the 2014 president of the Otago University Students' Association.

Leaving on high note

Leaving on high note

A lack of work for graduates means former Otago University Students' Association president Francisco Hernandez is heading to Wellington.

Work in progress

Work in progress

Signal construction manager David Driver stands in the Otago University Students' Association (OUSA) Recreation Centre, formerly known as the Clubs and Societies building, which is being renovated as part of a $2 million upgrade.

Seeking a national role

Seeking a national role

The Otago University Students' Association president has promised to fight to make student rights an election issue if chosen as president of the national students' association.

OUSA not part of boozy event

OUSA not part of boozy event

The Otago University Students Association had previously withdrawn from any involvement with a Dunedin dance concert held last week, during which about a dozen intoxicated people were treated by St John, officials said.

Council cuts announced

Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce yesterday announced plans to cut the maximum size of university and wananga governing councils from 20 members to 12.

Student bar a focus for candidates

Student bar a focus for candidates

Students will vote for a new Otago University Students' Association president next week and the result could lead to a stronger push for a student-run bar.

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