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Arresting images win photography award

Published By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Arresting images win photography award

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Arresting images win photography award A diptych of ‘arresting’ images, taken in Austria by an architecture student from the University of Auckland has won the 2017 Simon Devitt Award for Photography. The work by 22-year-old LiWen Choy entitled Dissonance, was announced on Tuesday night as […]

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Early puberty linked to growing up in poorer homes

Published By   /  May 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Early puberty linked to growing up in poorer homes

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Early puberty linked to growing up in poorer homes Children from disadvantaged households are more likely to hit puberty early and could face poorer health later in life as a result, an Australian study has shown. Researchers from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) […]

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Shining a light on New Zealand’s medical history

Published By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Shining a light on New Zealand’s medical history

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Shining a light on New Zealand’s medical history University of Auckland Arts student Erna Battenhaussen is shining a fresh light on some of New Zealand’s most important medical artefacts. Last summer Erna, who has a BA in Anthropology and Art History, worked at Auckland’s Museum […]

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University expects to place more medical students in rural towns

Published By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on University expects to place more medical students in rural towns

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: University expects to place more medical students in rural towns The University of Auckland wants to place more medical students in rural GP practices for longer periods of time. This follows the successful expansion of its medical student placements into regional and rural centres. […]

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Study finds expressive writing can help wounds heal faster

Published By   /  May 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Study finds expressive writing can help wounds heal faster

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Study finds expressive writing can help wounds heal faster People who wrote emotionally about past stressful events two weeks before having a biopsy had their wound heal faster than people who wrote about factual day to day activities, a study has found. The study, “The […]

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University of Auckland Aotearoa Māori Business Leaders Awards 2017 winners announced

Published By   /  May 13, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on University of Auckland Aotearoa Māori Business Leaders Awards 2017 winners announced

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: University of Auckland Aotearoa Māori Business Leaders Awards 2017 winners announced When Blanche Morrogh (nee Murray) started Kai Ora Honey in 2012, she had no idea it would bloom so quickly into a multi-million dollar global concern. Today, the Far North-based whānau-owned business operates […]

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Relaxation techniques better for patients than mindfulness therapy

Published By   /  May 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Relaxation techniques better for patients than mindfulness therapy

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Relaxation techniques better for patients than mindfulness therapy New research has shown that the use of Mindfulness training in cancer patients can produce negative results to their wellbeing compared to using simple relaxation techniques. Mindfulness is the process of bringing one’s full attention to the […]

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Bright future for NZ businesses embracing AI

Published By   /  May 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, AI, Business, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Bright future for NZ businesses embracing AI

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – The future is looking bright for New Zealand businesses when they begin integrating artificial intelligence (AI) and new technologies into products, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. A recent United States survey found 80 percent of consumers are excited about the way AI and machine learning will change their […]

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Mother and daughter graduate as teachers

Published By   /  May 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Mother and daughter graduate as teachers

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Mother and daughter graduate as teachers Gaining a degree was a family affair for Te Awatea Rangiuaia-Carter, who was one of five from the same whanau to graduate on the same day, all with degrees in education from the University of Auckland. Te Awatea and […]

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Scientists extend record of earliest life on land by millions of years

Published By   /  May 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Scientists extend record of earliest life on land by millions of years

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Scientists extend record of earliest life on land by millions of years A study of hot spring deposits in New Zealand and Australia provides new evidence that life existed in these environments around 3.48 billion years ago, millions of years earlier than previously thought, […]

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Population ageing may lead to increased negative effects of dementia

Published By   /  May 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Population ageing may lead to increased negative effects of dementia

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Population ageing may lead to increased negative effects of dementia A report into dementia in New Zealand has found that morbidity from chronic illness is worse for older people who also have dementia, and the ageing population will mean increased pressure on the health […]

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Call for UN Nation States to be Earth trustees

Published By   /  May 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Call for UN Nation States to be Earth trustees

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Call for UN Nation States to be Earth trustees An environmental law expert and academic from the University of Auckland is calling for the United Nations to adopt the idea of Earth trusteeship to protect the planet from further environmental degradation. Professor Klaus Bosselmann, director […]

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Well known Māori musician and haemophiliac graduates

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Well known Māori musician and haemophiliac graduates

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Well known Māori musician and haemophiliac graduates Whainoa Te Wiata, who has to inject himself everyday with a clotting agent to control his severe haemophilia A, graduates from the University of Auckland today with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Linguistics and Māori. “Having excuses […]

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Doctorate reveals affordable housing thwarted by neoliberalism

Published By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Doctorate reveals affordable housing thwarted by neoliberalism

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Doctorate reveals affordable housing thwarted by neoliberalism A planner with a background in economics will graduate today with a PhD that is the culmination of research which sounds a warning over the role of neoliberalism in thwarting the provision of affordable housing. Elham (Ellie) Bahmanteymouri […]

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Creative practice doctorate assists ecosanctuary

Published By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Creative practice doctorate assists ecosanctuary

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Creative practice doctorate assists ecosanctuary Architectural Designer Sarosh Mulla will graduate today with the first Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture with Creative Practice Component from the University of Auckland, and the knowledge that he has contributed to one of the country’s ecosanctuaries. Although doctorates of […]

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Father and son graduate together – and dad shows how medical imaging tool can predict stock market

Published By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Father and son graduate together – and dad shows how medical imaging tool can predict stock market

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Father and son graduate together – and dad shows how medical imaging tool can predict stock market Today the Cowan family celebrate a long relationship with the University of Auckland as father Brett and youngest son Yuri graduate together from the Business School. Brett Cowan, […]

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Pacific Psychology lecturer keen to make a difference

Published By   /  May 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Pacific Psychology lecturer keen to make a difference

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Pacific Psychology lecturer keen to make a difference Sam Manuela is the first in his family to study at university and as he graduates with a Doctorate in Psychology this month, he credits his family’s support as the key reason for his success. Dr Manuela […]

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Top bird study student overcomes big challenge to graduate PhD

Published By   /  May 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Top bird study student overcomes big challenge to graduate PhD

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Top bird study student overcomes big challenge to graduate PhD Completing a doctorate is a major achievement for anyone but for University of Auckland ecologist Josie Galbraith, graduating with a PhD today has special significance. Josie’s research involved an investigation into the effects of backyard […]

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Regional trends revealed for meth labs

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Regional trends revealed for meth labs

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Regional trends revealed for meth labs Helensville and Hamilton were two of the meth lab hot spots identified in the first geographic study of clandestine meth lab distribution in New Zealand. Strong regional trends were identified in the research from the University of Auckland. […]

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Brazilian scholar visits University

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Brazilian scholar visits University

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Brazilian scholar visits University Brazil is now the eighth largest economy in the world. Yet recent headlines depict a nation in crisis. How did the Olympics proceed after the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff and major leaders of the Workers Party? Will current President […]

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