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Check out the latest and greatest articles, covering uni, culture and life in general.

Review | Aurora @ Enmore Theatre

With the deep vibrations of the bass coursing through the floorboards, Aurora truly delivered a cathartic experience that left the audience feeling alive and loved.

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Writing Competition | UNSWeetened Short & Sweet Winners

We sweetened things up for a very special Stress Less Week writing competition. Check out the winners for best short piece & best haiku below.

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How To Actually Start That Assignment

While I wish this article wasn’t relatable, uni students are unfortunately prone to stress, procrastination and anxiety.

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Review | Map Of The Soul: Persona BTS

Global superstars BTS have marked the end of their Love Yourself series with a new chapter, Map Of The Soul: Persona.

Interview | Sam Cooney

We chatted to Sam Cooney the publisher behind the independent Australian book press Brow Books and quarterly non-profit literary magazine The Lifted Brow.

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15 Weird Historical Facts

History is incredibly vast. It can be easy to miss or forget some events, dates and people.

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Interview | Bri Lee

We chatted to Bri Lee, author of Eggshell Skull about justice and the concept of a moral compass.

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Interview | Oh Boy

Sydney artist Oh Boy is no stranger to collaborations.

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Interview | Broods

2019 has already been a stellar year for New Zealand duo BROODS.

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5 Awesome Historical TV Shows

Interview | Sofi Tukker

New York-based duo Sofi Tukker burst onto the scene in 2016 with their Portuguese-fused track 'Drinkee'.

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Why You Should Binge Watch Brooklyn Nine-Nine This Weekend

Never watched Brooklyn Nine-Nine? Cool cool cool cool cool.

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Best Gluten Free Burgers In Sydney

Need a burger fix but gluten isn't your friend? Here's five places in Sydney where you can enjoy a burg without having to worry.

Louis’ Lunch and the Birth of the Hamburger

The next time you’re waiting at a Macca’s drive through, thank Louis Lassen for the Big Mac you are about to devour.

10 Animal Instagram Accounts You Need To Follow

If your Insta feed has been lacking fur, wings, claws and things that walk on all fours, don’t worry: all that is going to be resolved here.

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My Exam Is Next Week, What Should I Do?

It feels like only yesterday that exams were months away, yet here we are staring at the pointy end of T1. If your exams have accidentally snuck up on you, it’s best to get cracking! Use these tips to help get yourself sorted.

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5 ASMR Artists to Follow

Autonomous sensory meridian response, or ASMR, is the experience of tingling or static sensations through the scalp, neck and spine during an intentional or unintentional triggering from stimulus.

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6 Tips to Stress Less

Help manage your stress (or some of it) in 6 steps

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Get to Know: Yoga Club

Yoga Club want to help lower students’ stress levels and improve their mental wellbeing and health in general.

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Get to Know: Bookworm Society

Whilst reading can be tedious for some, for a lot of people it’s a time to relax and be completely taken out of their conscious minds.

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5 Tips For Starting Dance Classes As An Adult

Starting dance classes as an adult can be daunting, but it doesn't need to be.

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A Day In The Life Of A Ballet Dancer

Eat. Sleep. Dance. Repeat.

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Top 5 Dance Academy Moments

Dance, drama, fights and friendship - Dance Academy really had it all!

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Great Morning Quesadilla Recipe

Start your morning right with this tasty quesadilla.

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Agnes Varda

Kevin pays tribute to one of the greats of French cinema.

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How to Style | Outfits In Every Season

Need some style tips as we get into the colder months? Alana has you covered.

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Budgeting for the year ahead

It's not too late to get your accounts in order.

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Why You Should Start Your Morning With Coffee

Your favourite hot drink can actually be good for you.

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Overcoming Coffee Culture Shock Overseas

Clare is still coming to terms with the lack of good coffee outside of Australia.

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3 Catch Up Ideas That Aren't A Coffee Date

Try these ideas for a catch-up sans caffeine.

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Know Your Coffee

Don't know your macchiato from your mocha? Cheng's got you covered.

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A Guide To Campus Coffee

Wherever you are on campus, there's a good brew near you.

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Throwback: 2011

Time flies when you're having fun!

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Fun Facts About Coffee

Brush up on your java-related trivia.

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5 Ultimate Party Bag Goodies From Your Childhood

We all know the best bit of the party was the goodie bag at the end.

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The Origins of Cider

We take a look at the history behind the fruity drink.

Secret UNSW Students

Here's the inside scoop on some famous UNSW alumni.

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5 Real Sports Rules you Wont Believe Exist

Turns out having your hat fall off or hitting the ball at a camera can cost you the game.

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Green Book & Racial Politics at the Oscars

When Green Book won Best Picture at the 91st Academy Awards, director Spike Lee stood up from his seat, and left.

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The Download Lowdown

Heading to Download? Be sure to see these acts.

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3 Streamable Female-Centric Sport Movies to Watch

Need some kick ass inspiration to get off the couch? Just want a killer movie? We got you!

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Truly in a League Of Their Own

Madonna. Geena Davies. Rosie O'Donnell. These women & this movie were really in A League of Their Own

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Mindful Eating

Our tip: enjoy your food.

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Why Reaching Rock Bottom Isn't Ever That Bad

We have all be there. Just remember that there is always a way out.

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Spice Girls: A Nostalgic Highlights Reel

We will tell you want you really, really want? A Spice Girls highlights reel!

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A Medley of Childish Things To Do in Sydney Guilt Free

Spending hours Facebook scrolling? STOP. Whip out the Betty Crocker & get creative.

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5 Kids TV Shows That Exemplify Why Millennials Are The Meme Generation

Have you ever, ever felt like we are the meme generation? Need an explanation? Look no further than our love of trash TV gold!

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The Reality of ‘Carpe Diem’

In Dead Poet's Society we were told to seize the day! Now, it's time we do it.

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10 Tips to Making New Friends (As An Adult)

Ready to get wholesome AF. Ditch those nerves and friend up!

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An Early 2000’s Guide of the Things Kids Are Missing Out On

Potato Smileys. Fairy Bread. Calling you mate on the home phone. What are kids today missing out on?

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Instagram Child Stars To Follow With ZERO Guilt

Tired of grouchy old influencers? Give these kids a follow.

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Maintaining Friends Outside of the Classroom

You don't make friends with salad. Head back to the playground with these tips.

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Murder on the Dancefloor - Don't Kill Live Music Rally

Laura attended the Don't Kill Live Music Rally in Sydney's Hyde Park & is encouraging us all to spread power, not hate.

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3 People To Inspire You To Make the Most of Uni

Already ready struggle to muster up the courage to face the new year. We have three people that will get you excited to start back at uni!

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Getting Acquainted with Trimesters. A Dummies Guide.

Starting NOW we are in trimesters. Still unsure what a trimester is? We are here to help.

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I Set a NY’s Resolution and Stuck To It. Here is What I Have Learnt…

A new year offers a chance for us to be better than who we were yesterday. Alana has some new year, new me inspo for you!

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Plan For Your Week 9 Meltdown in Week 1

Stop your stressing! Plan well in advance for your end of trimester meltdown.

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CLUBS

Get to know some of Arc's 300+ clubs!

Get to Know: Yoga Club

Yoga Club want to help lower students’ stress levels and improve their mental wellbeing and health in general.

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Get to Know: Bookworm Society

Whilst reading can be tedious for some, for a lot of people it’s a time to relax and be completely taken out of their conscious minds.

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Get To Know: D2MG

Karen had a chat to the dance master Jeremy from UNSW's D2MG.

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Get To Know: Latin Dance Society

Karen had a chat to the Latin Dance Society about all things dance.

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Get to know: Arts Society

We spoke with Daniella from UNSW Arts Society about her inspirations and idols.

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Get To Know: KPOP Society

We sat down to ask Jacqueline from UNSW's KPOP Society about her idols.

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Get To Know: Hong Kong Students Association

We chatted with Justin from UNSW's HKSA about his idols.

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Get To Know: Exotic Beer Society

Karen caught up with James, Drew and Daniel from the Exotic Beer Society to chat about what their society offers apart from exotic beer.

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Get To Know: Filipino Student Society

Luke from the Filipino Student Society gave us the insider tips on Filipino food, drinks and culture.

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Get To Know: Tea and Coffee Society

Karen sat down with the girls from the Tea and Coffee Society to find out about all things tea, coffee, and having a good time.

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Get To Know: Vegetarian Society

We had a chat to Fiona from UNSW's VeggieSoc about all things vegetable.

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ALL ABOUT Arc

Meet the team of student coordinators behind everything from Clubs to Arc's 30+ volunteering programs.

Arc Clubs

Clubs, clubs, CLUBS! Did you know that Arc oversees over 300 clubs? We sat down with Clubs Officer Tracey to learn more.

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Day Of Play

If you can dodge a wrench you can dodge a ball (maybe). We chat with Keona Lee before the first Day of Play.

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