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Street Art’s Institutional Phase

On some walls layers of graffiti and street art have been building up for decades. They are like layers of archeology they could be divided up into phases of work on the street. 445 more words


Souths and Uni Battle it Out

Southern Districts again battled valiantly but were unable to return from Melbourne Uni with a victory across the grades. Both the 1st and 2nd grade pushed Uni all the way, falling just short at the final hurdle whilst the 3rd grade struggled for structure in a disjointed second half that saw Uni run away with the match. 392 more words

Rugby Union

A students life - Melbourne University campus

Located a 5/10 minute tram ride from the CBD, Melbourne University is a densely packed and rich educational environment. The University ranks first  Australia and number 33 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016). 265 more words

Art & Design

International Students Concerned about Safety Issue

International students say they continue to be worried about their safety in Australia, following a  robbery of a Chinese student during a fight that erupted between street gangs in Melbourne during the city’s Moomba holiday. 417 more words


Sheila Matthews


“During another strike a brick was thrown through the bus window as I was driving. I  just stepped on the gas! I didn’t dare stop.” 2,031 more words

My Ormond years

I entered Melbourne Medical School in April 1947. Melbourne University was overcrowded because of the large influx of ex-servicemen, who were guaranteed a place. So, a Branch was established in Mildura at the site of what had been a RAAF training base during the war. 2,991 more words

The 1950s