Charlie O'Mannin

Charlie O'Mannin is the editor of Critic Te Arohi, the University of Otago student magazine.

Society
Jun 15, 2019

How I became the most powerful male Wiccan in North Dunedin

The chance discovery of an 18-year-old book of spells (for men) leads Critic's Charlie O'Mannin on a journey to the dark side.

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Media
Mar 29, 2019

Dunedin's Knox College sexual assault scandal: what you need to know

The editor of Critic Te Arohi backgrounds the magazine's major investigation into sexual harassment and troubling culture at Knox, one of the University of Otago's oldest residential colleges.

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Society
Feb 19, 2019

Drug testing on the menu at Otago University O-Week

Students at the University of Otago will be able to separate the tinnys from the sinnyz this Orientation Week in a first-ever trial between OUSA and KnowYourStuff NZ.

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Media
Sep 2, 2018

I read all 54 Animorphs books in five days and it almost killed me

Remember Animorphs? The book where children turn into animals and save the world? Charlie O'Mannin does - because he just read all 54 of them in five days. This is his story.

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Society
Jul 20, 2018

Otago University’s Selwyn College ends its ‘sexist and bullying’ tradition

“Both the board and college leaders have been crystal clear this behaviour cannot continue.”

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Society
Apr 28, 2018

Eat a locust, save a cow: The Dunedin farmer raising insects for us all to eat

It's not just a challenge on Fear Factor anymore. Charlie O'Mannin talks to locust farmer Malcolm Diack about farming locusts for human consumption, doing it within city limits and doing it ethically.

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