Welcome to your new and improved website for UniSA’s On The Record. Established in 2010, we aim to deliver news and content to students, written by your student peers. We are an online publication run by UniSA’s journalism students, focusing on topics and issues that appeal to the student community. Your new On The Record editorial team intends to bring a fresh perspective to the publication, to reflect and represent student views and opinions by bringing a voice to the student community.

Meet your editorial team:


Ashleigh Piles, Chief Editor

Third-year Journalism and Professional Writing student, Ashleigh Piles is an opinionated grammar Nazi with a nose for news. An inspiring investigative journo, Ashleigh loves to puzzle together all the behind-the-scenes gossip.

Kelly Hughes, Deputy Editor

Kelly Hughes is a fourth-year student studying journalism and creative writing, and sub-majoring in international relations. A full-time coffee addict, aspiring foreign correspondent, feminist and news junkie, Kelly is a strong advocator of #TreatYoSelf.


Samuel Aebi, Sub Editor 

Sam Aebi is a fourth-year journalism student studying a double degree in creative writing. He enjoys writing creative pieces and is usually around water in his free time, whether it’s at the beach or teaching swimming lessons. Sam makes up a fifth of On the Record that doesn’t take anything too seriously.

Charlotte Lemmon, Sub Editor

Charlotte Lemmon is a fourth-year student studying journalism and creative writing, majoring in Linguistics. An aspiring book editor, Charlotte hopes to one day work at a publishing house. For now, she lives and breathes travel, current affairs, and crime novels.