Topic archives: University of Melbourne

Tips and rumours

October 9, 2017 3

University 'urgent' investigation...Malcolm Roberts helps you budget ... The left's war in the inner-North ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

July 25, 2017 6

Branch-stacking lessons from the best ... Aunty racks up the clicks ... racist posters on campus ...

Budget changes to uni funding could seriously undermine postgrad studies, warns acting VC

May 8, 2017

Melbourne uni stands to be majorly affected by any changes to current funding arrangements, with the government’s current higher education proposals including plans to overhaul how CSPs are allocated, writes journalist at The Citizen Anders Furze.

Tips and Rumours

Tips and Rumours

January 31, 2017

Did Turnbull's private chat with Trump convince him to exempt Australian dual national citizens from the visa ban? "Senator" Culleton returns to Canberra.

Greyhounds slaughtered for dental ‘studies’ at Melbourne Uni

May 25, 2016 8

Melbourne University admits its Dental School is using live greyhounds for dental and other medical studies, before killing them.

Tips and rumours: another one bites the dust, as unis abandon NUS

March 30, 2016

Yesterday we told you that the University of Adelaide’s student union had decided to no longer pay National Union of Students affiliation fees, stripping the national student body of $17,000 a year. This followed the University of Melbourne’s union deciding it no longer wanted to pay $110,000 to the NUS, and halving that to $55,000 last year. Tipsters […]

Tips and rumours: environmental degradation. 

March 10, 2016

Yesterday students in the University of Melbourne’s bachelor of environments program received an email telling them that there wouldn’t be an intake for the degree in 2017. While the degree will be taught out for current students, those who deferred an offer and were expecting to start in 2017 are unsure of their future. The […]

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

October 13, 2014

Supervising the island state ... Jobs go at universities ... Facebook fail by Queensland politician ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

May 7, 2013 2

Travellers left in lurch as Melbourne company shuts up shop? ... we fact-check whether the ABC is a Left "monoculture" ... credit cards cut up at Nine ...

When ‘sisters’ are sent to the back of the room, ask questions

When ‘sisters’ are sent to the back of the room, ask questions

April 26, 2013 13

Claims that women are being sent to the back of the room at some Islamic events at Melbourne University should be addressed. But other religions also discriminate on gender.