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Entrepreneurial students reveal start-up plans

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Entrepreneurial students reveal start-up plans

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Entrepreneurial students reveal start-up plans A group of Toi Ohomai and University of Waikato students recently devoted their holidays to try and turn their ‘start-up’ ideas into business ventures. The eight students took part in the 10-week Project Ignite entrepreneurial programme, and unveiled their concepts at a […]

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Salonica: One story, three languages

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Salonica: One story, three languages

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Salonica: One story, three languages University of Waikato Theatre Studies Lecturer Dr Laura Haughey and her award winning theatre company Equal Voices Arts bring their new multilingual production Salonica homeafter a history-making tour of Europe. This unique and ground-breaking theatre combines three languages and cultures to share […]

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Waikato: You’ve come to the right place

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato: You’ve come to the right place

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Waikato: You’ve come to the right place New students were officially welcomed to the University of Waikato today. More than 1000 of them came to Te Kohinga Mārama Marae on the Hamilton campus for a pōwhiri, to hear speeches of welcome plus helpful hints on making the […]

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Waikato students take leading roles in opera

By   /  February 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato students take leading roles in opera

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Waikato students take leading roles in opera Festival Opera’s season of Madame Butterfly opens at the Napier Municipal Theatre this week, and four Waikato students will take the lead alongside international opera stars. Festival Opera exists to showcase the home grown talent of New Zealand, and through youth […]

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A Halberg for a Hillary scholar

By   /  February 9, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on A Halberg for a Hillary scholar

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: A Halberg for a Hillary scholar Ellesse Andrews only took up cycling four years ago but the 18-year-old is already a world champion, and winner of a Halberg award. Last night Ellesse was presented with the Emerging Talent trophy at the Halberg sports awards after a brilliant […]

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Living the economist dream

By   /  February 7, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Living the economist dream

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Living the economist dream Who knew that plenty of study, four large cans of Red Bull and a four-and-a-half hour exam in the middle of the night could lead to a job at the UN? University of Waikato student Alex Kravchenko was studying for his PhD when […]

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How the Treaty stumps the Trump effect

By   /  February 5, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on How the Treaty stumps the Trump effect

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: How the Treaty stumps the Trump effect An opinion piece by Tiriana Anderson At the crux of it, the Treaty of Waitangi was created and signed so that people of different cultures and circumstances could come together and co-exist without killing one another with excessive force or […]

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Councillor’s Waikato University connection

By   /  February 5, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Councillor’s Waikato University connection

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Councillor’s Waikato University connection City Councillor Catherine Stewart is gearing up for a 21st and she has a whole year to decide what to wear. The opening of the new University of Waikato campus in Tauranga’s CBD in 2019 will likely coincide with the anniversary of her […]

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Deciphering the encryption dilemma

By   /  February 5, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Deciphering the encryption dilemma

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Deciphering the encryption dilemma To address the contentious issues surrounding access to and use of encryption, researchers at the University of Waikato plan to examine not just laws but also the other relevant rules that apply to the technology. Their approach is in sharp contrast to the […]

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Bug buster extraordinaire

By   /  February 2, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Bug buster extraordinaire

Source: University of Waikato – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bug buster extraordinaire Tracking down a bug lurking in the depths of one of the world’s most popular mobile operating systems has propelled a University of Waikato researcher into Google’s Hall of Fame. PhD student Joshua Scarsbrook from Cyber Security Researchers of Waikato (CROW) was checking out […]

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Tertiary providers renew commitment to Bay’s educational partnership

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Tertiary providers renew commitment to Bay’s educational partnership

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Tertiary providers renew commitment to Bay’s educational partnership The Bay’s three major tertiary providers have all reaffirmed their commitment to the Bay of Plenty Tertiary Education Partnership, which aims to improve access to tertiary study and provide greater study options for students in the region. […]

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Battle of the beaches

By   /  January 30, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Battle of the beaches

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Battle of the beaches Battle of the beaches – did the best seashore really win? The University of Waikato’s Dr Karin Bryan had the task of helping judge the NZ Herald’s competition to pick the country’s best beaches. Narrowing nominations down to a short list […]

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A Humboldt experience

By   /  January 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on A Humboldt experience

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: A Humboldt experience What does a poor university student do when he needs a suit in a hurry? He calls his mum, that’s what. And even though she’s in Australia, she comes to the rescue. That’s what happened to University of Waikato PhD student Ben […]

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Investigating sustainable energy systems

By   /  January 22, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Investigating sustainable energy systems

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Investigating sustainable energy systems Four years in the planning, the University of Waikato is hosting the world’s first conference on industrial electronics for sustainable energy systems, bringing together experts from 22 countries. That Waikato is hosting the conference is largely due to Associate Professor Nihal […]

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The sweet taste of research success

By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on The sweet taste of research success

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: The sweet taste of research success The mysteries of the X-factor behind Mānuka honey are being uncovered by University of Waikato researchers. A team from the School of Science has just completed a ground-breaking study of Mānuka nectar physiology, looking at the how the genetics […]

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Leading the world’s best

By   /  January 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Leading the world’s best

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Leading the world’s best Some of the world’s best hockey teams are competing this week at the University of Waikato Men’s Four Nations in Tauranga and Hamilton. New Zealand head coach and University of Waikato alumnus Shane McLeod is hoping to start 2018 off with […]

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The price of sugar

By   /  January 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on The price of sugar

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: The price of sugar Sugar has had a lot of bad press over the last few years, and justifiably so: excessive sugar consumption has been linked with increased risk of diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease and dementia. A recent Global Burden of Disease modelling study suggests […]

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The Game Changers

By   /  January 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on The Game Changers

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: The Game Changers The digital lives of Muslim sportswomen. Muslim women are increasingly pushing the boundaries of sporting achievement, and using social media to tear down stereotypes as they do it. One University of Waikato researcher is looking at the movement and how Muslim sportswomen […]

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Top writer joins Waikato

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Top writer joins Waikato

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Top writer joins Waikato Award-winning novelist Catherine Chidgey will be joining the English Programme at the University of Waikato in a full-time academic position in creative writing from February this year. Catherine’s first novel, In a Fishbone Church, was published in 1998 and won a […]

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Waikato Emeritus Professor recognised in 2018 Honours list

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato Emeritus Professor recognised in 2018 Honours list

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato Emeritus Professor recognised in 2018 Honours list Emeritus Professor Roger Moltzen has been made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for his services to education. Emeritus Professor Moltzen took up a position at the University of Waikato Faculty of Education after […]

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