Sohum Raut

72 Valedicts

In the year 2012 something interesting happened. Not only did the world not end as the Mayans predicted, but 72 individuals entered the doors…

O-Week Blues

  It was a Thursday morning. 8:15am. The Dining Hall. Two seniors were arguing over the Israel-Palestine conflict, ironic because they were both eating…

The Last Fresher

Akash was playing Go Fish in the dining hall with two Asian girls, Xi Kwan Hia and Maria. They’d switch languages on him every…

The Other Ormond Girl

Jim and Mahesh were sitting in the JCR, cradling a hot chocolate like a newborn and trying to Facebook stalk the names of ex-IHers….

Dinnertime Sadness

Gwen and Stacey were standing in the line for dinner, tousling their hair as they waited for slightly burnt Russian stroganoff and orange things…

How Pharmaceuticals Work

Based on a talk. Original article can be found here.   It always amazes me how little people know about the pharmaceutical industry. You’d…

A Call to Arms

To celebrate the birth of the new high tech Globe website. We should step back and think about all that we take for granted…

IHer Wins Gardening Award

An International House resident has been awarded the top prize in this years Australian awards for ecological sustainability and environmental nutrition science. The award…

The Ghost of Jessica

She sits in the games room at all hours of the morning, sobbing. The TV is on. She’s playing MarioKart, alone. She’s dressed in…