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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.

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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Interview: Nikki, Rock Climbing

WATCH: Rock Climbing With Nikki // She Can

We interviewed Nikki, a rock climber with UNSW Outdoors 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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Australia For Idiots: Wildlife

Australia For Idiots: Wildlife

You’ve just hopped off your plane and are now on Australian shores. Feeling confused? Wondering why the cars are on the wrong side of the road? Welcome to the land down under, Straya! This guide will give you a first-hand comprehensive look at how to survive in this foreign land. …

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Blitz Debates: Superheroes v Villains

Blitz Debates: Superheroes v Villains

Superheroes says Jade Barclay Superheroes and villains are both obsessive, driven by deep wounds, often they’re both orphans with PTSD (what’s with that!?). Both also act like they’re above the law. Villains innovate, strategise, take charge, and aim to conquer. But much like an addict, each plan must be greater, …

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Gig Review: sleepmakeswaves

Gig Review: Sleepmakeswaves

Otto Wicks-Green stands on a fold-back speaker in a typical classic-rock power stance, holding his guitar heavenward, and grinning from ear to ear. He’s on stage at the Metro Theatre, in the heart of the Sydney CBD. Sleepmakeswaves have just returned from a national tour of China, preceded by an …

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Why You Should Party In A Forest

Reasons Why Secret Garden Is Epic

Partying in a forest at Secret Garden is actually the greatest thing ever, here’s why. The Killer Lineup With artists like Alex Lahey, B Wise, The Jezabels, Urthboy, Set Mo, and Gretta Ray rocking the stage this year, there’s always something good to listen and rave two, and with four …

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What’s On: S1 W5

All Week Arc Board Nominations OPEN Kudos Gallery Exhibitions Heinz Harant Award Nominations OPEN UNSW Hero Program Applications OPEN Monday How To Adult: Public Speak Good / 1-2pm / Arc Clubs Space / FREE – REGISTER Trivia / 5:30-6:30pm / Greenhouse Tuesday Bike-ology Workshop / 12-2pm / Arc Precicnt (just off the …

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Puppies Are Love, Puppies Are Life

Puppies Are Love, Puppies Are Life

IT’S NATIONAL PUPPY DAY! In America, that is. As far as I’m concerned, every day everywhere should be puppy day! In grade three, when you’re meant to write journal entries about your weekend, I remember writing something along the lines of: “I had the best weekend. I played with Irene’s …

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Blitz Debates: Morning Class v Afternoon Class

Blitz Debates: Morning Class v Afternoon Class

Morning Class Says Rachel Lui Definitely morning class! It’s so much better to turn up to a 9am lecture energised, refreshed, and motivated from a great sleep rather, than being groggy and in serious need of an afternoon nap for a 3pm class. You can tick all those things off …

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Divorced Father Sad Enough To Believe Pop-up Ads

Divorced Father Sad Enough To Believe Pop-up Ads

A divorced father of three and regular of the community speed dating scene is now sad enough to believe internet pop-up ads. Reports indicates that Ryan Gilroy, 47, owner of five corduroy trousers, has taken to investing a considerable amount of time towards adult themed spam, the likes of which …

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What’s On: S1 W4

What's On: S1 W4

All Week ENTER the UNSW DJ Comp Kudos Gallery Exhibitions Heinz Harant Award Nominations OPEN UNSW Grand Challenges: Design For A Better World – Get Involved Monday How To Make: / 2-3pm / Arc Clubs Space / ONLY $6 – TICKETS Trivia / 5:30-6:30pm / Greenhouse Tuesday Beerfest / 11am-8pm / …

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Suspicions on Superstitions

Suspicions on Superstitions

Love them, hate them, or even think they’re the stupidest things ever…. we’ve all encountered superstitions. What you probably haven’t encountered, is just how bizarre these superstitions can be. We put together the top five weirdest superstitions from all around the world. Sweden In Sweden they have circuits in the city …

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Blitz Debates: Luck vs. Karma

Blitz Debates: Luck vs. Karma

With St Patricks Day coming up, we took a deeper look at luck and karma. Luck says Madelaine De Leon Whoever says, “everything happens for a reason”, probably also religiously believes in Disney films, and that La La Land should’ve won ‘best picture’ at the Oscars.  Karma, although a great name for …

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What’s On: S1 W3

What's On S1 W3

All Week ENTER the UNSW DJ Comp BUY TICKETS for the Comedy Gala Kudos Gallery Exhibitions Social Sport – REGISTER your team / closing soon Monday Trivia / 5:30-6:30pm / Greenhouse Tuesday Flea Markets / 11am-6pm / Main Walkway, outside Red Centre How To Make: Tie Dye Pillowcases / 2pm / Arc Clubs Space / …

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WATCH: Mardi Gras 2017

WATCH: Mardi Gras 2017

This year was the first time UNSW (The University of New South Wales) marched along in the Mardi Gras parade. Blitz went along and captured the rainbow infused, glittery moments of the night.

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