A highlight of our semester was the outside broadcast by our awesome radio students at Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College in Burwood. Watch as the students explain how it feels to program and present live radio. With Mitchell Coombs, Tia Pagliasso, Michael Golding, Justin Pineda, Stephen Grbevskii, Aishlin Garnett, Shayne Beath, Claudia Green, Antony Turner and Bede Lenehan. Video production by Brian Newington.
BY YVETTE JURD Manus Island staff members have been issued with a two-page guide on dealing with questions about the detainees’ fears for their safety, living conditions and human rights. Refugees are expressing concerns after the bloody attacks last month, and the document is designed to help soothe these issues. The events of that night […]
By Hannah Dunlop Budget lingo can be hard to understand, especially as we can often feel disconnected to the world of finance and financial management. But listening to the radio, scrolling through social media and reading news articles can still mean we are confronted with phrases that feel way too financial. Below are some ones […]
Greenpeace says two thirds of seabirds are affected by plastic garbage which pollutes waterways and rivers. Photo courtesy Greenpeace. BY JUSTINE HAMILTON Greenpeace is continuing its stance against soft drink heavyweights Coca Cola Amatil despite the soft drink company’s recent court victory earlier this month over the Northern Territory’s bid to start a recycling program. […]