At the October Guild Council meeting on Tuesday, a right-wing faction of elected members shirtfronted SSAF, gender quotas and Pelican, all in one go. By the end of the night, its key victory was in securing a motion to “remember the fallen Oak Lawn tree”. Kate Prendergast reports.
Unclear, at times bizarre, and lacking in adequate information and support, the current procedure for reporting sexual harassment on campus is at last getting an overhaul - thanks largely to pressure and recommendations from the UWA Student Guild. Is the review's timing just that little bit too coincidental with the 'Respect. Now. Always.' campaign currently being rolled out around the country? Kate Prendergast reports.