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Tālofa lava! O le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Tālofa lava! O le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa

Source: Massey University Samoan Language Week Tālofa lava! O le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa. Samoan Language Week starts on Sunday and Massey University is encouraging all staff and students to “give it a go”. Samoan is the third most spoken language in New Zealand after English and te Reo Māori. The theme this year […]

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Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

Source: Massey University The Shared Prosperity Index can be acessed at www.sharedprosperity.co.nz When the Government presents its first Wellbeing Budget next week, it will be looking beyond traditional measures, such as GDP, to define New Zealand’s success. This is also at the core of the Shared Prosperity Index launched by Massey University today. The index […]

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Top Higher Education Academy fellowship for Emerson

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Top Higher Education Academy fellowship for Emerson

Source: Massey University Professor Lisa Emerson College of Humanities and Social Sciences teaching and learning director Professor Lisa Emerson has been named a principal fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Professor Emerson is the first Massey academic to be accepted into the small international group of principal fellows, and only one of ten in New […]

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Graduation surprise proposal

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Graduation surprise proposal

Source: Massey University Waipounamu Kara proposes to Te Karohirohi Kira at graduation Emotional displays are nothing new at Massey University’s Celebration to Honour Māori Graduates in Palmerston North but no one was expecting a student to seize the opportunity to make a grand romantic gesture at last Thursday’s ceremony. Waipounamu Kara, Ngāpuhi / Raukawa / […]

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NCEA changes | Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Te Kura - Correspondence School  /  Comments Off on NCEA changes | Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu

Source: Te Kura – Correspondence School NCEA changes The Minister of Education announced changes to NCEA on 13 May 2019. There are seven key changes: Make NCEA more accessible Mana ōrite mo te mātauranga Māori Strengthen literacy and numeracy requirements Have fewer, larger standards Simplify NCEA’s structure Show clearer pathways to further education and employment […]

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Massey scholars lead pay and wellbeing research

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Applied Learning, Auckland, Awards and appointments, College of Business, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - population-health-policy, Explore - Psychology, FifthEstate1, International, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, MPOWER, New Zealand, School of Psychology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey scholars lead pay and wellbeing research

Source: Massey University (from left) Researcher  Kia Mawete (who works in the Democratic Republic of Congo) with Project GLOW academic Professor Darrin Hodgetts; doctoral researcher Yuwadi Chunthasiri (Thailand) and Professor Stuart Carr at the School of Psychology in Auckland, Albany. Sustainability scholars at Massey University’s School of Psychology are having an impact globally with their […]

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Prospective students get a taste of EIT at Careers Expo

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Prospective students get a taste of EIT at Careers Expo

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 3 mins ago For school leavers the question “What to do next” is often difficult to answer. Studying a degree at one of New Zealand’s universities? Learning an in-demand trade? Taking up an exciting tourism job? School leavers are spoilt for choice but having all these opportunities, can […]

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A strong voice for Pasifika people in healthcare

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Alma Su’a, AM-NC, bachelor of nursing, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health Pasifika Scholarship, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Nursing and Health Professions, pasifika, Rosalia Taotofi, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, Victoria Lealaiauloto Nofoaiga  /  Comments Off on A strong voice for Pasifika people in healthcare

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News A strong voice for Pasifika people in healthcare 3 mins ago Rosalia, Alma and Victoria (from left) are three of very few Pasifika nursing students. Samoan Bachelor of Nursing students Rosalia Taotofi, Victoria Lealaiauloto Nofoaiga and Alma Su’a received this year’s Ministry of Health Pasifika Scholarship. […]

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Inequality in access to life-saving AEDs

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Inequality in access to life-saving AEDs

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 21 May, 2019 A study by AUT and St John highlights a worrying discrepancy in the placement of life-saving AEDs (automated external defibrillators) in New Zealand. Early defibrillation is a key factor in surviving an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, something that can be done by accessing AEDs located within the […]

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Lure of the Ice entices bright young researchers

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, Universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Lure of the Ice entices bright young researchers

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2019 > 21 May 2019 Antarctica continues to call bright young researchers to her icy shores, and scholarships at the University of Canterbury are making their ground-breaking research at possible. “When we finally walked out onto the ice, I just burst into tears!” From left to right: […]

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Journalism at UC takes a bow

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, Universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Journalism at UC takes a bow

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2019 > 20 May 2019 The Media and Communication journalism programme at University of Canterbury (UC) was recognised with an Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2019 Voyager Media Awards on Friday. From left to right: University of Canterbury senior lecturer and head of the journalism programme Dr […]

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AUT launches TBI Network

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on AUT launches TBI Network

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 20 May, 2019 The network aims to bridge the gap between research, clinical care and public policy in the prevention and treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The TBI Network will act as a hub for research, training, education and networking – fostering collaboration between patients and whānau, cultural […]

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Increasing the prospect of winning

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, FifthEstate1, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Sport and Recreation, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Increasing the prospect of winning

Source: Massey University Dr Lana McCarthy graduated with her Doctor of Philosophy last week. Her research investigated ways in which captains and coaches have constructed the culture of our national netball team, the Silver Ferns. Media coverage and research about female high performance sport falls short compared to male sport in New Zealand, according to […]

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Skills Day Good For New Farmers

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology 1  /  Comments Off on Skills Day Good For New Farmers

Source: Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology Anahera Hale loves farming. In fact she wants to own her own farm one day and she’s got a plan on how she’s going to do it. Anahera was at the annual Eastern Bay Skills Day held at a farm on McCracken Road, near Edgecumbe, earlier this month. The […]

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Toi Ohomai Turns Pink to Stand Up Against Bullying

By   /  May 20, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology 1  /  Comments Off on Toi Ohomai Turns Pink to Stand Up Against Bullying

Source: Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology With last week being Bullying Free NZ week, Toi Ohomai joined the conversation with Pink Shirt Day activations on our Whakatāne, Taupō, Tokoroa, Mokoia and Windermere campuses.   Joining the conversation Pink Shirt Day started in Canada in 2007, when two students took a stand against homophobic bullying, after a […]

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Four UC scientists honoured on NZ Space Pioneers stamps

By   /  May 20, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, Universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Four UC scientists honoured on NZ Space Pioneers stamps

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2019 > 20 May 2019 Sprinkled in star dust, four University of Canterbury scientific alumni and staff have been honoured, featuring among six Kiwis chosen to appear on new ‘New Zealand Space Pioneers’ postage stamps. Long-serving staff members of UC Physics and Astronomy, Pamela Kilmartin and Alan […]

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Update on the Reform of Vocational Education (RoVE)

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on Update on the Reform of Vocational Education (RoVE)

Source: Tertiary Education Commission Last updated 20 May 2019Last updated 20 May 2019 The official consultation period for the Reform of Vocational Education has now closed.The official consultation period for the Reform of Vocational Education has now closed. The official consultation period for the Reform of Vocational Education has now closed. Thank you to everyone […]

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PBRF: 2018 Quality Evaluation interim results released

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on PBRF: 2018 Quality Evaluation interim results released

Source: Tertiary Education Commission Last updated 20 May 2019Last updated 20 May 2019 On 30 April, we published the interim results of the 2018 Quality Evaluation, a major component of the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF).On 30 April, we published the interim results of the 2018 Quality Evaluation, a major component of the Performance-Based Research Fund […]

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Stamp of quality for AUT tourism degree

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Stamp of quality for AUT tourism degree

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 17 May, 2019 AUT’s tourism degree has been quality-assured by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation. “I am very excited to share the good news that we have received the official UNWTO TedQual certification result for the next four years,” says Dr Claire Liu, Head of AUT’s Department of […]

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New anonymous reporting tool launches on Pink Shirt Day

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, Universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on New anonymous reporting tool launches on Pink Shirt Day

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2019 > 17 May 2019 UC has today launched a new online reporting tool, Report It. University of Canterbury is committed to supporting all staff and students to feel safe and comfortable on campus. Today the University of Canterbury (UC) has launched a new online reporting tool, […]

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