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Top award for artificial intelligence work

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Top award for artificial intelligence work

Source: University of Auckland (2) Artificial intelligence trailblazer Associate Professor Mark Sagar is among six New Zealanders who will receive 2018 Kea World Class New Zealand (WCNZ) Awards at a Gala Dinner in Auckland on 21st June. Dr Sagar is the CEO and co-founder of Soul Machines, and director of the Laboratory for Animate Technologies […]

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Pursuing a dream career

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Pursuing a dream career

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 4 mins ago TANZ eCampus Learner Natalie Nairn In life we are blessed with the opportunity to constantly enrich our minds through learning. Everyone deserves the opportunity to fulfil their academic and professional potential without barriers to entry. TANZ eCampus student Natalie Nairn has a story that speaks […]

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The power of upskilling

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on The power of upskilling

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 9 mins ago TANZ eCampus Learner Claudia Gutheil It’s been said by more than one great philosopher that we never stop learning. And the true beauty of education is that it enlightens and empowers, particularly those who have ambitions beyond their current employment status. These principles certainly ring […]

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HRC funding puts care of Pasifika elders under spotlight

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Research, School of Psychology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on HRC funding puts care of Pasifika elders under spotlight

Source: Massey University Members of Toa Pacific Inc, an advocacy organisation for Pasifika older people and their carers who will be part of the study The study has received $599,000 over three years from the Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) and will involve some 50 families in South Auckland and Palmerston North. Drawing on […]

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Top award for Artificial Intelligence Award

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Top award for Artificial Intelligence Award

Source: University Of Auckland Artificial intelligence trailblazer Associate Professor Mark Sagar is among six New Zealanders who will receive 2018 Kea World Class New Zealand (WCNZ) Awards at a Gala Dinner in Auckland on 21st June. Dr Sagar is the CEO and co-founder of Soul Machines, and director of the Laboratory for Animate Technologies at […]

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Campus innovation project celebrated

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, College of Creative Arts, College of Health, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, College of Sciences, Creativity, Education, Exhabition/Show, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Campus innovation project celebrated

Source: Massey University Leaders of the Wellington campus Pukeahu ki Tua Think Differently project, from left, Professor Frank Sligo, Student Services Associate Director Amy Heise, Associate Professor Robin Peace and project manager Andrea Marsden at celebrations to mark the hand over of the project. The three-year Living Lab innovation project, Pukeahu ki Tua on the […]

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New Zealand Apprenticeships

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Apprenticeships

Source: Tertiary Education Commission Last updated 19 June 2018Last updated 06/19/2018 Industry training organisations (ITOs) are responsible for arranging training for apprentices through New Zealand Apprenticeships.Industry training organisations (ITOs) are responsible for arranging training for apprentices through New Zealand Apprenticeships. New Zealand Apprenticeships provide a premier vocational pathway and quality support for all apprentices.The detailed […]

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2018 April Single Data Return: Student Achievement Component and Youth Guarantee

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on 2018 April Single Data Return: Student Achievement Component and Youth Guarantee

Source: Tertiary Education Commission SAC level 3 and above planned EFTS delivery versus commitment show:university subsector at 91.1%institutes of technology and polytechnics (ITP) subsector at 64.1%wānanga subsector at 75.6%private training establishments (PTE) subsector at 68.3%.SAC levels 3-4 Competitive delivery versus commitment show:institutes of technology and polytechnics (ITP) subsector at 37.0 %private training establishments (PTE) subsector […]

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More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture/Horticulture, College of Sciences, Education, IVABS, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis

Source: Massey University A Massey-led study has been awarded $1,199,841 from the latest Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) funding round to undertake a nationwide case-control study of the disease leptospirosis.  A common workplace hazard in New Zealand’s agricultural sector, leptospirosis can cause disease and death in animals. It can also transfer to humans […]

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Opinion: Where wisdom meets technology

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Where wisdom meets technology

Source: Massey University Practical wisdom has a critical role to play in the field of information systems. The world is facing numerous problems that continue to grow in scale and complexity. Technologies offer the promise to address and resolve many issues, but they also threaten our jobs, security, privacy, relationships, our sense of self, and […]

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New Zealanders’ exposure to environmental chemicals

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Health, Education, Health, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, national, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on New Zealanders’ exposure to environmental chemicals

Source: Massey University A new study from the Centre for Public Health Research provides an important baseline for tracking trends of chemical exposure levels in New Zealanders. New research from Massey University’s Centre for Public Health Research shows for the first time the levels of certain environmental chemicals in the New Zealand population. Between 2014-2016, […]

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Price of ‘healthy food basket’ continues to rise, Otago research reveals

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Price of ‘healthy food basket’ continues to rise, Otago research reveals

Source: University of Otago Tuesday, 19 June 2018 9:02amFilling your supermarket trolley with healthy food is not getting any cheaper, the latest New Zealand Food Cost Survey reveals.Senior Lecturer Louise MainvilThe cost of buying healthy food in a weekly supermarket shop continues to grow, the latest New Zealand Food Cost Survey carried out by the […]

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Stylish Cusine on Marae Menu After Cookery Course

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Stylish Cusine on Marae Menu After Cookery Course

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 16 mins ago Bringing a touch of gourmet flair to marae cuisine in Wairoa – cookery graduates from left: Wikitoria Hauraki, Georgina Belmont and Teena Edwards. Gourmet meals look set to become a feature at marae and sports clubs around Wairoa where a group of women learned much […]

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Art History alumna wins Kea award and visits campus

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Art History alumna wins Kea award and visits campus

Source: University Of Auckland Art-world powerhouse alumna Jennifer Flay, who is the recipient of a 2018 Kea World Class New Zealand (WCNZ) Award, will be on campus this week to talk to Art History students.   Jennifer, described as “a fierce intellectual with periwinkle eyes” by Parisian newspaper Le Figaro, is the General Director of Paris’ Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain (FIAC), or International Contemporary Art Fair. She is one of […]

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Kazakhstan beckons for rising Fustal stars

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Kazakhstan beckons for rising Fustal stars

Source: University Of Auckland Nine University of Auckland students are preparing to represent New Zealand in the fastest growing sport in New Zealand – Futsal. The majority of players heading to the World University Futsal Championship in Kazakhstan are from the University of Auckland – no surprise given the popularity of the sport within the […]

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Drama sheds spotlight on Japanese law and order

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, feature, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Drama sheds spotlight on Japanese law and order

Source: Massey University © 2009 Fuji Television Network, Nihon Eiga Satellite Broadcasting Corporation, Toho A deep drama depicting the fears of a modern-day society, next month’s Japanese film at Massey University, portrays the distress of the family of a juvenile criminal and the conflicts of the detective ordered to protect them. A 15-year-old school girl […]

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Sabbatical Brings Naval Woman Home to Gisborne

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Sabbatical Brings Naval Woman Home to Gisborne

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Oriwia Soutar- enjoying the friendly atmosphere of EIT Tairāwhiti campus When former Gisborne woman Oriwia Soutar was selected by the Navy for a sabbatical scholarship she could have chosen to go anywhere in the country, but made a beeline for EIT in Gisborne. Not only […]

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Renewed calls for sugar, tobacco and alcohol taxes

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Health, Education, Health, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Renewed calls for sugar, tobacco and alcohol taxes

Source: Massey University Despite their potential, taxes on sugar, tobacco and alcohol are underused by policy makers, Professor Sally Casswell says. A Massey University professor is among an international group drawn from academia and international agencies, including the World Bank, United Nations (UN) and World Health Organisation (WHO), calling for taxes on sugar, tobacco and […]

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Scientists identify bug likely to cause bowel cancer

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Scientists identify bug likely to cause bowel cancer

Source: University of Otago Monday, 18 June 2018 11:40amProfessor Frank FrizelleNew Zealand scientists have identified a toxic bug they believe may cause bowel cancer and could lead to a life-saving vaccine or early detection test for the too-often deadly disease.The University of Otago, Christchurch, researchers found a toxic form of a bacteria called Bacteroides fragilis […]

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‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Front page, Hawai'i, Indigenous, Legal issues, Media, Media law, Micronesia, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Self Determination, Special Report, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on ‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC The Pacific Media Centre’s Dr Sylvia C. Frain talks to human rights lawyer Julian Aguon, who recently won a landmark case in the Guam Supreme Court upholding the separation of powers doctrine, on issues ranging from law school and social justice to indigenous peoples and […]

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