During Bush Week we used to have a scavenger hunt on the Thursday night, the judging of which was on Friday morning, closing at 12:00 noon. There were also points awarded for the various stunts pulled off during the night or morning. For example we hung a For Sale sign of Telstra tower, visible from […]
The trip to Goulburn story occurred after Commencement dinner in 1985. After the dinner a reasonable sized group of us continued at the Private Bin. I’d like to say this place was not as bad as it sounded, however it was worse. It closed in the 90s after there were numerous fights outside it each […]
We were sitting around late one night and someone wanted a hamburger, so Dollies the burger van on the edge of campus was suggested (near where the University multi story carpark is between Copland Building and Civic). Someone said something about not wanting to go there and just get a hamburger, but do something special, […]
Stephen Argument has been a lawyer, in Canberra, for over 30 years. During that time, he has worked for and with parliamentary scrutiny committees for (on and off) over 25 years, including as Secretary to the Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills, from 1990 to 1993.
Stephen has also worked as a legal adviser for Commonwealth government agencies […]
The winning alternative design for the Parliament House was created while I was at Burton Hall (from 1979 to the 2/3rd of the way through 1980).
We set up the keg of beer on the grass that was on the other side of the car park (to the north of Burton Hall) […]
Rachel was a resident at B&G from 1987-1989. She held a Senior Residential Scholarship whilst here fulfilling a role of pastoral care and student development.
In her second year she ran for BAGMA under the platform named Tupperware Party. (Apparently tupperware, shoulder pads and big
hair were popular back then). Rachel is […]
Deputy Warden – 1991-1994.
Member of the Finance Committee and Governing Body – 1989 -1993.
Sexual Harassment Officer, Council Committee Against Sexual Harassment – 1991 – 1993.
President of BAGMA – 1989 – 1991.
Senior Resident – 1988-1989.
tupperware party election poster