Things of Interest


Job Market, Response & Past Ep Redux

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5 December 2016

How do recent grads get jobs? Plus–we respond to our first voice memo, and take a look back on earlier episodes in light of the recent US election results.

Some nice sites if you’re afraid about the job market:

Foundation for Young Australians: also good for people who are not australians.

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2017

Careers NZ/Mana Rapuara Aotearoa - resources, job help, and a job search.

Out for Australia - if you’re a LGBTQIA+ student in Australia, OfA has some good resources and can help you make good connections.


Wizard Pop/ Wizard Rock: Wizard Love, Dark Lord Funk, Harry and the Potters

Strange Charm: A Song About Quarks

Our recap chats:

What a liberal sociologist learned from spending five years in Trump’s America (25/10/16) Brad Plumer, Vox*

Facebook’s Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash (14/11/16) Michael Nunez, Gizmodo

$2 Billion Worth of Free Media for Donald Trump (15/3/2016), Nicholas Confessore and Karen Yourish, New York Times

Radio New Zealand - hello put it in your ears

Reconciliation Victoria on forced closure of Aboriginal communities, and a piece from The Greens (an Australian political party - we’re not pretending they’re not biased, but it’s a starting place if you’re interested in this space)