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Credits, 2018-2020

Yesterday marked my last day as the Chief Editor of Semper Floreat, and the illustrious incoming chief, Matthew Johnson, has given his blessing for me to wrap up the past few years before handing over the quill. I want to start by thanking the readers of Semper. Whether you’ve been picking up the paper just to […]

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UQ Appoints Student Affairs Employee to SSAF Governance Review

In a beautiful end to this editor’s administration, the University has today announced in an all-student email that a review of the governance of the Student Services and Amenities Fee is due to be conducted this December. We have previously reported on the University’s failure to comply with legislation that requires regular consultation with the […]

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Meet the UQ physics student who’s made a breakthrough in time travel research

Germain Tobar is an Honours student in physics at the University of Queensland. This year, the Classical and Quantum Gravity journal has published a paper of his which describes the possibility of paradox-free time travel in our universe. Germain says that the discovery is a shift from previous research which maintained that avoiding paradoxes meant […]

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UQ Life Distances Itself From MLM

UQ Life has distanced themselves from multi-level marketing brand Younique. A link to the company’s website was found in a post on the UQ Life Facebook page this morning, but a manager has since requested that the link be removed. “UQ Life was in no formal or informal arrangement or received any money,” the manager […]

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Senator Pavlou walks out on expulsion hearing

University of Queensland Senator Drew Pavlou has walked out of a hearing that was considering his expulsion this morning. Senator Pavlou’s legal representative, Tony Morris QC, explained to press that the Board would not release documents that he considered essential to Pavlou’s defence. “I called for the documents which under the Charter for this body, […]

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Writers Announce VC Regenerates To Female Form At End Of Hoj’s Season

The writers for long-running serial drama The University of Queensland have announced in an email this evening that Deborah Terry will play the lead role of Vice-Chancellor in 2020, the first time a woman has played the role. The news follows the announcement that Danish-born actor, Peter Høj would be retiring from the role next […]

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