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Michael Cropp

Young Politicos: what makes them?

In an election that will probably be decided by superannuitants and baby boomers, young people are still getting involved and joining political parties. Michael Cropp reports. Sam MacDonald, 23, is your prototypical Young Nat – a young professional, an accountant and deadly serious. We meet at a café near his work… Read More »Young Politicos: what makes them?

LIVE: NZ Election Debate

To follow this blog post, please start at the bottom of the screen. Parting words from Prof Alex Tan: exercise your sacred right to vote. Otherwise someone else might vote for you.  Debate ends: 1.40pm  Candidates now have the opportunity to put a plug in for their party. 1.30pm Woods: this… Read More »LIVE: NZ Election Debate

UC students wrap up at RDU

UC Journalism students wrap up their fortnight of news production at RDU today. They have  been producing daily news packages for a midday and an updated 1pm bulletin, reporting on major IT announcements, the Chatham Cup, various live gigs around the city, politics, and the inaugural UC undie run. The… Read More »UC students wrap up at RDU