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Blitz is the ultimate student guide to what’s on, what’s hot and what’s not, around UNSW and Sydney. Blitz is an integrated media platform, sprinkled with memes, puns and a heavy dose of sarcasm.

What’s On: S1 W8

What's On: S1 W8

All Week Register for FREE TICKETS to Blitz Presents: Media Industry Panel Get Tickets to Phil’ Charity Concert  Monday Trivia / 5:30-6:30pm / Greenhouse Tuesday Anzac Day Public Holiday Wednesday She Can – Underwater Rugby / 1-2pm / Uni Pool / FREE – REGISTER She Can – Fitness Class / 2:30-3:30pm / Uni Gym …

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Movie Review: Personal Shopper

Movie Review: Personal Shopper

Remember in high school, how as a reward for good behaviour towards the end of term, you’d get to watch a movie slightly related to the subject? Yeah, that was me in French class. Madame would play a French arthouse film to say “merci” for conjugating our verbs. Well, I …

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Blitz Debates: Remakes

Blitz Debates: Remakes

Yay Says Lubna Sherieff I like remakes. There’s something interesting about seeing the same story again but differently. Remakes get a lot of hate, and some of it is justified, but I don’t think we should hate them simply because they’re not the original. I love remakes and here’s why you …

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Game Review: Mass Effect Andromeda

Game Review: Mass Effect Andromeda

While we take a retrospective consideration of history this week, BioWare Montreal’s latest project thrusts towards the future in a galaxy far far away. Mass Effect Andromeda is the highly anticipated follow up to the acclaimed Mass Effect Trilogy, which concluded on what has been universally recognised as a disappointing …

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Wonder Waves

Selin and Curtis are two DJs that will keep you up to date with the latest and greatest of hip hop/electronic music to keep your head bouncin’ and get you over the midweek hump. Kick back and relax, and turn up to hear some wonder waves coming through your speakers. …

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Indonesian Night Markets 2017

Indonesian Night Markets 2017

The Indonesian Night Markets are on tomorrow night and it’s the closest you’ll get to immersing yourself in Indonesian culture without hopping on a plane and physically going there. The Indonesian Students Association UNSW (also known as PPIA UNSW) is gearing up for their yearly event filled with  food, song, and cultural exploration. If …

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What’s On: S1 W7

What's On: S1 W7

All Week Student Cookbook Recipe Submissions OPEN Monday Phil’ Easter FUNdraiser / Library Lawn / 9am-4pm  Trivia / 5:30-6:30pm / Greenhouse Tuesday Bike-ology Workshop / 12-2pm / Arc Precinct (just off the Basser steps) Theatre Sports / 2-4pm / Greenhouse Ping Pong Tournament / 5-6pm / Greenhouse Wednesday She Can – …

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What did you do on your 10th Birthday? APRA Music Awards

What did you do on your 10th Birthday? Blitz @ APRA Music Awards

We went to the 2017 APRA Music Awards, and to celebrate Arc turning 10, asked a bunch of the musicians there what they did on their 10th birthday! From ice-cream cakes and Macca’s, to bowling and sleepovers, we heard some interesting things from Julia Jackson, Haley Mary (The Jezabels), Tkay …

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Interview: Avalanche City

Interview: Avalanche City

We sat down with one-man band Dave Baxter aka Avalanche City to talk about touring with the Dixie Chicks, upcoming music and the last time he didn’t have a beard. How was your first show supporting the Dixie Chicks? It was really good! It was amazing. I often gauge how …

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Soundtrack To: Celebrations

Soundtrack To: Celebrating

We put together some tuunes perfect for all celebrations! Young Blood – The Naked & Famous If your youth isn’t a time spent for lively celebration, then when is? Youth – Glass Animals That was an okay segue. Kids – MGMT There’s a recurring theme here… Busy Earnin’ – Jungle “It’s …

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Interview: Urzila Carlson

Interview: Urzila Carlson

In light of the Melbourne Comedy Festival and upcoming Sydney Comedy Festival, we chatted to Urzila Carlson about her pre-performance rituals to ensure she’s showing off the right amount of side-boob, jam jar openers, and more. Listen below!

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Interview: Lydia, UNSW Rowing Club

Interview: Lydia, UNSW Rowing Club

We interviewed Lydia, a rower involved in UNSW’s Rowing club, one of the many ladies involved in the She Can campaign. She Can is made for women by women. An all inclusive sports initiative, She Can empowers women at UNSW of all sporting abilities to make their move!

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Gateways with James

Have you ever wondered what a song would be like if it were an entire movie? Host James Viana likely knows the answers. Join him in on his trip to pair the audio with the visual, as he recommends film, TV shows, and written word stories based off the music …

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Almost Famous

A local music showcase, highlighting the hottest local acts. Each week will include an artist spotlight and exclusive interview, as well as information on upcoming gigs, and much more! Thursdays 11-12pm.

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Keen Eggs and Jams

Do you like keen eggs and jams? Yes, you do man oh man. You can listen in the car, you can listen from afar, you can listen with a door ajar, you can listen here and there, you can listen anywhere. 9-11am on a Thursday morn – see the boys …

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Tea Time with Ted and Ginger

Indigo Lowndes and Ted Christie-Miller are exchange students from the University of Edinburgh. Their show will introduce UNSW to some of the best artists coming out of the UK and the rest of the world. They combine new music with discussion about their experiences from their year abroad. New artists …

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Brain Hacks with Jade

Decoding Stress, Performance, Burnout and Brain-Life Balance. A fun and insightful blend of myth-busting, interviews, and AMA (Ask Me Anything). Jade Barclay demystifies psych research and makes it super practical for real life. Wednesdays 1-2pm.

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Applied Mindset with Martin

Join Martin in ranting, educating and discussing the student mindset, why it is, how it is and what you can do about it. Martin is an alumn of UNSW who retired from his career at Macquarie Group to follow his passion in helping people build confidence and break out of their own …

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Scoop of Science

Lauren and Lawrence give you your weekly Scoop of Science. In our program we deliver the latest science news, explain cool topics, interview people and groups, and cover events. Want to find out what plants different alcohols are made from, how about how wrinkles form, or even why cartoon characters …

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Pass the Popcorn with Jo

Jo goes through what’s hot and not in the current box office releases to help you plan your next trip to the cinema. For those of you too lazy to leave their couch, Jo also reviews older films for your next Netflix night in. With movies, tv shows and a …

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Louder Noise Radio

Louder Noise analyzes the freshest hip-hop beats, rappers, and producers from America. Hosted by Will and Macy, two goofy best friends from Alabama, it’s sure to make your speakers get louder! Tuesdays 12-2pm.

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Before You Were Born

History, it’s a strange thing. It’s funny, it’s happy, it’s sad, but most of all it’s exciting! Join Harry and Nash as they take you to a time Before You Were Born and look back at the history of that week, bring you a bit of knowledge and a whole …

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Nads JudGen on the Midday Crackdown

Join Nadia and Gen as they’ll pump up your Monday madness and dial down your blues! They’ll hit you up with what you missed while you were sleeping and keep you up with their regular roasts. Every Monday from 12-2pm.

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What is Wellness?

We asked you what Wellness means to you… and this is what you told us: Wellness means all of these things and more! Wellness is a multidimensional concept that encompasses your physical health, emotional wellbeing, social connectedness, spirituality, intellectual and occupational satisfaction, environmental harmony and financial stability. All of these …

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What’s On: S1 W6

What's On: S1 W6

All Week Arc Turns 10 ! Celebrate Student Life Student Cookbook Recipe Submissions OPEN Arc Board Nominations OPEN Heinz Harant Award Nominations OPEN Blitz Giveaways – Like us on Facebook and keep your eyes peeled for our giveaways 🙂 Monday FREE breakfast from Arc Street Team / 9am Pick Up & …

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