University Challenge, now taking expressions of interest

YOUR 15 MINUTES OF FAME: ARE YOU SMART ENOUGH?University Challenge is pub quiz reality TV for actual smart people. We’ve won the title once, in the final showdown in 1989 before a 25 year hiatus. We were so good we broke the system. Last year we came fifth and this year Waikato wants that grand title back. Originally aired on… Read more →


Clubs Grants Awarded

This year the WSU will conduct three funding rounds for our Clubs and Societies Network. The first of which has just concluded. Clubs were encouraged to apply for funding for a wide range of purposes including the purchasing of new materials, support for activities and events and developing specific resources. A massive number of applications were received and some clubs not… Read more →

President’s Column: WE WANT YOU

Part 1: WE WANT YOU! Do you have a passion for student culture, a drive to help others, and a lack of shame that would astound the general public? If so, boy, do we have the job for you. The Waikato Students’ Union is on the lookout for two new directors to fill vacancies on our board. As a WSU… Read more →

Club Spotlight: Feminists @ Waikato

Feminists @ Waikato   Who are you and what do you want? Feminists @ Waikato is a group that came together late 2014 to fill an on campus void for feminist social action. The only guideline to entry is that you must believe in gender equality. That’s it! We’re a friendly bunch of students from a range of backgrounds and… Read more →


President’s Column: Food on Campus

Food on CampusShannon Stewart Let’s be real… students don’t have a lot of money and food on campus can be pretty pricey. I mean you can’t go wrong with a $6 salad from Espresso plus but sometimes $6 is just too much. So we have some solutions for you! Underneath the Student Centre/Library there is this magical place called Level… Read more →