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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey September 15, 2017

Marriage equality = teenage orgies? ... Michaelia Cash, sudden feminist ... kicked by the flying kangaroo ...

‘Rampant sexism’

Crikey May 20, 2016 1 Comment

The university says it is acting on claims of sexual harassment.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey May 20, 2016 2 Comments

VC acknowledges 'rampant sexism' ... brand Trump booms ... print lives ...

Sydney Uni and the corporatisation of education

Ben Eltham February 4, 2016 4 Comments

The University of Sydney has reduced the number of positions on its governing board. Is this a worrying trend of less democracy in education?

Media briefs: Sydney Uni privacy row … Could you get a cadetship? … Greenslade baits …

Media briefs: Sydney Uni privacy row … Could you get a cadetship? … Greenslade baits …

Crikey October 15, 2014 4 Comments

The University of Sydney has asked the SRC to make student rag Honi Soit redact the name of a student accused of taking and sharing nude photos of another student without her knowledge, and other media tidbits of the day.

On folk devils and the <em>Oz</em>‘s circle of confected outrage

On folk devils and the Oz‘s circle of confected outrage

Crikey October 13, 2014 12 Comments

The Australian is trying to whip up a moral panic against "activist journalists" and journalism academics. University of Canberra associate professor Glen Fuller explains why.

Uni launches investigation into pranking academic

Matthew Knott May 9, 2013

Sydney University is probing how one of its academics came to instruct students to plant phony stories in a rival university newspaper.

Daft punk’d: university tasks students with planting fake stories

Daft punk’d: university tasks students with planting fake stories

Matthew Knott May 8, 2013 20 Comments

Sydney University tasked students with planting stories in rival student paper Tharunka as part of an assignment, leaving students outraged.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey April 26, 2013 2 Comments

Diggers' discount at shoe store ... Brisbane school in indigenous insult ... Chinese students cop racism at uni? ...

The creeping corporate takeover of the Uni of Sydney

The creeping corporate takeover of the Uni of Sydney

Crikey March 19, 2013 1 Comment

The appointment of pro chancellor Alec Brennan at the University of Sydney has resulted in less freedom of intellectual enquiry and a corporate focus, an anonymous academic at the uni writes.