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Two world records for Manawatū o-week

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Two world records for Manawatū o-week

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Two world records for Manawatū o-week Massey students came out in force to break two records as part of orientation week  A massive amount of high-fives and a huge game of tunnel ball, helped Massey University students break not one, but two world records at the Manawatū campus […]

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E-cigarettes could be helpful for smoking cessation in hospitals

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on E-cigarettes could be helpful for smoking cessation in hospitals

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: E-cigarettes could be helpful for smoking cessation in hospitals Smoking is banned in New Zealand hospitals, but could e-cigarettes help patients struggling to stop during their stay? Dr Penelope Truman from the School of Health Sciences. Community specialist detox nurse Moira Gilmour from the Capital and Coast District Health […]

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Lecturers’ creative works on show at NZ Festival

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Lecturers’ creative works on show at NZ Festival

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Lecturers’ creative works on show at NZ Festival An image promoting A Waka Odyssey that features music composed for the theatrical performance Kupe by School of Music and Creative Media Production senior lecturer Warren Maxwell. Warren Maxwell School of Music and Creative Media Production senior lecturer and award-winning […]

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Workshop explores the potential of customary land

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Workshop explores the potential of customary land

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Workshop explores the potential of customary land Dr Jason Mika presents at a workshop exploring how indigenous groups can build businesses using customary land. Customary land is commonly perceived as a barrier to development in the Pacific and elsewhere, but a workshop held this week at the Manawatū […]

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Work with us to change tertiary education for the benefit of all

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union  /  Comments Off on Work with us to change tertiary education for the benefit of all

Source: Tertiary Education Union – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work with us to change tertiary education for the benefit of all Government plans announced today to build a truly inclusive, accessible and high quality public education system, overhauling the way future generations of Kiwis are taught, will require government, staff, students, iwi, and community groups working together to […]

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University of Auckland opens new innovation and entrepreneurship hub to foster new ventures

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on University of Auckland opens new innovation and entrepreneurship hub to foster new ventures

Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: University of Auckland opens new innovation and entrepreneurship hub to foster new ventures The University of Auckland today launches the Unleash Space, a new innovation and entrepreneurship hub to grow ideas into ventures. The student-led hub is managed by the University’s Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, based […]

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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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Massey University Press publishes a guide to diseases in sheep

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey University Press publishes a guide to diseases in sheep

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Massey University Press publishes a guide to diseases in sheep Since it was first published in 1993, The Sheep: Health, Disease and Production has been the go-to guide on sheep health, disease and production for veterinarians, farmers, farm advisors, and veterinary, agricultural and applied science students. Now, a […]

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Staff and students make tracks in Round the Bays

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Staff and students make tracks in Round the Bays

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Staff and students make tracks in Round the Bays Staff and students gather for a photo ahead of the Cigna Round the Bays event A Massey University staff member has taken out the top spot in her division at the Cigna Wellington Round the Bays running event, held […]

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Japanese Ambassador honours Massey staff member

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Japanese Ambassador honours Massey staff member

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Japanese Ambassador honours Massey staff member Ambassador Toshihisa Takata and Ms Collins The services of a Massey University staff member who has supported teachers and students of the Japanese language throughout New Zealand for more than two decades have been acknowledged by the Japanese ambassador to New Zealand. […]

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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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Unique chemistry – which one day might help fight serious disease – found in the New Zealand glowworm

By   /  February 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Unique chemistry – which one day might help fight serious disease – found in the New Zealand glowworm

Source: University of Otago Headline: Unique chemistry – which one day might help fight serious disease – found in the New Zealand glowworm Tuesday, 20 February 2018 12:17pm Dr Miriam Sharpe, Department of Biochemistry. University of Otago researchers have helped uncover how New Zealand glowworms produce their glow. A multi-year study of the bioluminescence produced […]

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Nursing showcase promotes shared knowledge in Northland

By   /  February 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Nursing showcase promotes shared knowledge in Northland

Source: NorthTec – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nursing showcase promotes shared knowledge in Northland Around 35 nurses from the Tai Tokerau region came together to find out about new research carried out by NorthTec’s nursing department and other nurses in Northland. The second annual Nursing Showcase, held at the Raumanga campus, explored topics like the importance […]

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World leader in Augmented Reality joins University

By   /  February 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on World leader in Augmented Reality joins University

Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: World leader in Augmented Reality joins University One of the world’s pioneers in researching and commercialising Augmented Reality (AR) will join the University of Auckland under the Entrepreneurial Universities programme established by the previous government. Professor Mark Billinghurst, who co-founded ARToolWorks – one of the first AR […]

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New work by Frances Hodgkins Fellow on display in latest Hocken exhibition

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on New work by Frances Hodgkins Fellow on display in latest Hocken exhibition

Source: University of Otago Headline: New work by Frances Hodgkins Fellow on display in latest Hocken exhibition Monday, 19 February 2018 12:58pm Campbell Patterson. Campbell Patterson has drawn on the detritus of his surroundings for his latest exhibition, opening at the Hocken Collections, Uare Taoka o Hākena this week.toot floor, which includes painting, film, and […]

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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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Newly announced patrons help tackle loneliness in older kiwis

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland University of Technology, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Newly announced patrons help tackle loneliness in older kiwis

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Newly announced patrons help tackle loneliness in older kiwis 19 Feb, 2018 Sir Bob Harvey and Professor Max Abbott (CNZM) have been appointed as co-patrons of the Silver Line Charitable Trust New Zealand.Sir Bob Harvey and Professor Max Abbott (CNZM) have been appointed as co-patrons […]

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Tips for fast-tracking your career

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Tips for fast-tracking your career

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Tips for fast-tracking your career Massey University career development consultant Grant Verhoeven and Massey Business School lecturer Dr Luk Swiatek suggest some quick tips toward fast tracking your career in 2018.  Their suggestions about how to get your career firing on all cylinders, are based on thousands of […]

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Seen a sick starfish lately? Scientists would like to know

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Seen a sick starfish lately? Scientists would like to know

Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Seen a sick starfish lately? Scientists would like to know A wasting disease is killing starfish around the world and now scientists are concerned that a change in sea temperatures might mean the disease could start to have an effect on New Zealand starfish species. Professor Mary […]

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Newest distinguished professors join elite group

By   /  February 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Newest distinguished professors join elite group

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Newest distinguished professors join elite group Professor Anderson Scientists Marti Anderson and Nigel French have been appointed distinguished professors, a title bestowed on up to 15 Massey University professors who have achieved outstanding international eminence in their fields. They were confirmed by Vice-Chancellor Professor Jan Thomas last week. […]

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