Campus Life

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Student Life


Student Life

'Waha Kōrero' student magazine - every 2 months

Check out the latest Student magazine here

The next Magazine will be February 2019.

'Ara you in the know' 2016 student newsletters

Created By Students, For Students.  Some hard copies available in Student Centrals.


Student page - for events and things happening through our student lens check out student plug in. Run by students

Ara main facebook page

New Zealand Broadcasting School (NZBS) - what our students get up to each day on top of assignments and study. This is their study.

News Check out Canterbury wide news brought to you by our very own NZBS students. For hour by hour bulletins and current affairs, this is where it's at. students from Ara Media Communications course are developing to bring you news and events from around campus

Basement FM Radio - every year students pitch and launch a new radio station on 96.1FM.   

Podcasts community radio station.  Also host our Refuel station, tune in every Friday 4pm to hear our latest student podcasts

In the Vault - some awesome projects from the past but worth a look all the same! research project that began in 2011, working on content students want to see