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Cleaning up in Edgecumbe

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Cleaning up in Edgecumbe

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Cleaning up in Edgecumbe University of Waikato law student Charmaine Riley spent her mid-semester break in Edgecumbe helping clean up the mess left by Cyclone Debbie. Charmaine is part of the Hamilton Volunteer Operational Support Fire Brigade. She has a pager and is on call […]

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Waikato to host NZ’s first UN tourism monitoring observatory

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato to host NZ’s first UN tourism monitoring observatory

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato to host NZ’s first UN tourism monitoring observatory Waikato to host NZ’s first UN tourism monitoring observatory The University of Waikato Management School will host New Zealand’s first Tourism Monitoring Observatory, which reports to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The newly established […]

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Cyber psychology explained

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Cyber psychology explained

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Cyber psychology explained How cyberspace and digital technology affects the way we think and behave will be the subject of a lecture by international cyber risk and psychology expert Professor Edward Humphreys on 27 April at the University of Waikato. The use of technology is […]

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HRC grant to research bone regeneration

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on HRC grant to research bone regeneration

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: HRC grant to research bone regeneration Dr Leandro Bolzoni from the University of Waikato’s School of Engineering has been awarded a Health Research Council explorer grant worth $150,000 to research bone regeneration using alternative synthetic materials for joint replacements. The project entitled “Towards bone regeneration […]

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Waikato scores high in Global MBA Rankings 2017

Published By   /  April 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato scores high in Global MBA Rankings 2017

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato scores high in Global MBA Rankings 2017 Not all MBA degrees are created equal. Waikato Management School is thrilled to have achieved Tier One status for its MBA programme in CEO Magazine’s Global MBA Rankings 2017, announced in London earlier today. Waikato is one […]

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Robotics in primary industries – the revolution begins!

Published By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Robotics in primary industries – the revolution begins!

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Robotics in primary industries – the revolution begins! The robots are coming, and Professor Mike Duke from the University of Waikato’s School of Engineering will explain how humans can embrace their arrival in his Inaugural Professorial Lecture next week. More than 70% of New Zealand’s […]

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Celebrating our distinguished alumni

Published By   /  March 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Celebrating our distinguished alumni

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Celebrating our distinguished alumni The UK’s 2016 New Zealander of the year Mark Wilson is one of three University of Waikato Distinguished Alumni being celebrated tomorrow night. Mr Wilson will be joined at this year’s awards by novelist and historian Dr Deborah Challinor and Vice-Chancellor […]

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Students urged to combat cybercrime

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, CROW, cyber security, cybercrime, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Students urged to combat cybercrime

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Hamilton – The career options for students who want to combat cybercrime are expanding so rapidly into fields like law, research, teaching and insurance that a leading Hamilton based cyber security research centre is urging secondary school students to get serious about tapping into this exciting job market. Globally, unfilled […]

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New institute promises innovative health solutions

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on New institute promises innovative health solutions

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: New institute promises innovative health solutions A joint venture announced by the University of Waikato and the Waikato District Health Board (DHB) is already bearing fruit. The new Waikato Institute of Medicine and Health will focus on promoting and providing innovation in health and medical […]

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Proposed job cuts at Waikato University prove National’s tertiary education experiment is failing

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Employment, Media Releases, News, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Unions, Universities, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Proposed job cuts at Waikato University prove National’s tertiary education experiment is failing

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Union – Release/Statement Headline: Proposed job cuts at Waikato University prove National’s tertiary education experiment is failing Putting 17 people at risk of losing their jobs and denying students the opportunity to learn valuable skills in the arts and social sciences is far too high a price to pay for […]

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Waikato University to feature at Pasifika Festival

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato University to feature at Pasifika Festival

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato University to feature at Pasifika Festival The University of Waikato will have a strong presence at the 2017 Pasifika Festival this weekend at Western Springs, Auckland. The iconic Pasifika Festival is celebrating its 25th birthday with free entry, more than 220 performance groups and 60,000 […]

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New School of Rural Health not the solution to New Zealand’s health workforce crisis

Published By   /  March 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, All news, Health, Press Release, Public Sector, University of Waikato, Waikato DHB, Waikato DHB news, Waikato District Health Board, Waikato Medical School  /  Comments Off on New School of Rural Health not the solution to New Zealand’s health workforce crisis

MIL OSI – Source: Waikato District Health Board – Release/Statement Headline: New School of Rural Health not the solution to New Zealand’s health workforce crisis New Zealand’s health workforce crisis cannot be solved through the creation of the proposed new national School of Rural Health says University of Waikato Vice-Chancellor Professor Neil Quigley. The idea […]

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Microwave breast screening getting closer

Published By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Microwave breast screening getting closer

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Microwave breast screening getting closer A new non-invasive method of breast screening is currently being trialled in China, thanks to the work of Professor Yifan Chen from the School of Engineering at the University of Waikato and ET Medical, a leading medical instrument company headquartered […]

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NZ retailers urged to follow Japan’s online success story

Published By   /  March 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on NZ retailers urged to follow Japan’s online success story

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: NZ retailers urged to follow Japan’s online success story New Zealand retailers should look to the e-commerce success story of Japan, where retail stores are saying goodbye to the high street and hello to the online marketplace, says a digital marketing expert from the University of […]

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Waikato student grand winner at National Concerto 50th Competition

Published By   /  March 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato student grand winner at National Concerto 50th Competition

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato student grand winner at National Concerto 50th Competition University of Waikato music student Matthias Balzat was awarded the top instrumental place and overall grand winner at this year’s New Zealand National Concerto Competition – meaning a five consecutive win for Waikato cellists. 17 year […]

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Top results for Samoan student

Published By   /  March 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Top results for Samoan student

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Top results for Samoan student University of Waikato student Foa Samuelu (18) received the top result in New Zealand for her NCEA Samoan scholarship exam last year. While Samoan was her strongest subject at school, Foa was surprised to hear the news. “I speak fluent […]

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Waikato students off to Asia on PM’s scholarships

Published By   /  February 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato students off to Asia on PM’s scholarships

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato students off to Asia on PM’s scholarships Four University of Waikato students have been awarded a combined total of more than $32,000 through the Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia (PMSA). Davis Palmer (21), Emma Carroll (21) and Liam Wright (23) have won scholarships to […]

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Top educator acknowledged

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Top educator acknowledged

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Top educator acknowledged The work of educator Mere Berryman was acknowledged nationally when she was named one of three finalists for Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year. Associate Professor Berryman from Waikato University’s Faculty of Education has spent the majority of her career working to […]

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Starring in a new adventure TV show

Published By   /  February 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Starring in a new adventure TV show

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Starring in a new adventure TV show Completing adrenaline-filled activities all over New Zealand is something University of Waikato student Rereahu Collier has been doing for the past few months. And why you might ask? He recently landed a presenter role on the new adventure […]

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Top scholarship for Whitianga local

Published By   /  February 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Top scholarship for Whitianga local

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Top scholarship for Whitianga local Whitianga’s Hannah Trebes (17) has received a University of Waikato Te Paewai o te Rangi scholarship worth up to $25,000. The former Mercury Bay Area School student was speechless when she heard the good news. “There was lots of smiling […]

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