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Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

Source: University Of Auckland Following a particular diet for health or other reasons is nothing new, but the contemporary context has seen many different ‘healthy-eating’ regimes, such as Paleo, sugar-free or raw foods, become popular. University of Auckland researchers are seeking people who follow particular ‘healthy eating’ guidelines to participate in a new study. The […]

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Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

Source: University Of Auckland Following a particular diet for health or other reasons is nothing new, but the contemporary context has seen many different ‘healthy-eating’ regimes, such as Paleo, sugar-free or raw foods, become popular. University of Auckland researchers are seeking people who follow particular ‘healthy eating’ guidelines to participate in a new study. The […]

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Growing kidney tissue simpler and faster will help fight disease

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Growing kidney tissue simpler and faster will help fight disease

Source: University Of Auckland New treatments for kidney diseases and inherited kidney disorders could result from new research that is revolutionising the way human kidney tissue is grown from stem cells. Growing tissue using ‘induced pluripotent stem cells’ (iPSCs) is work led by Associate Professor Alan Davidson (Head of the Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology) in […]

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A business mind made in New Zealand

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, Education, International, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on A business mind made in New Zealand

Source: Massey University Envision Capital founder Kevin Wang Gang has an MBA from Massey University. Kevin Wang Gang says his New Zealand education helped him to become one of China’s most successful venture capitalists. “Studying entrepreneurship in New Zealand built my business mind,” he says. “It shaped my way of thinking and gave me a […]

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PMC Seminar series: Lead-up to the independence referendum for New Caledonia

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Media, Melanesia, MIL NZ OSI, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on PMC Seminar series: Lead-up to the independence referendum for New Caledonia

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC French soldiers on parade on Bastille Day in Noumea, New Caledonia, last week. Image: Lee Duffield/PMC Event date and time:  Friday, July 27, 2018 – 16:30 – 18:00 LEAD-UP TO THE INDEPENDENCE REFERENDUM FOR NEW CALEDONIAHas 30 years of preparation under the Matignon Accords, signed […]

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Bazley report a good start, but long-term change may be elusive

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Bazley report a good start, but long-term change may be elusive

Source: Massey University Dame Margaret Bazley delivers her report into sexual harassment and bullying at Russell McVeagh. By Dr Ralph Bathurst and Dr Fiona Kennedy Dame Margaret Bazley’s report into sexual harassment and bullying at law firm Russell McVeagh, which was published last week, offers a window into vital questions of culture and identity in […]

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Toktok No 37 / Winter 2018

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education, Toktok  /  Comments Off on Toktok No 37 / Winter 2018

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Pacific Media Centre ISBN/code: ISSN 1175-0472 Publication date: Friday, July 20, 2018 Publisher: Pacific Media Centre GLOBAL PRESS FREEDOM SUMMIT INCLUDES PMCThe Paris-based global media freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders recently hosted press freedom defenders from the Asia-Pacific for a summit in the French capital.Invited […]

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Seeing leadership in action

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland University of Technology, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Seeing leadership in action

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 20 Jul, 2018 In July, 186 students from 40 schools across Auckland and AUT’s Faculty of Business, Economics and Law were exposed to the day-to-day workings of leadership in action. Now in its seventh year, Shadow a Leader matches a year 13 student, and an AUT business or law […]

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Alumna’s internship experience in Taiwan

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland University of Technology, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Alumna’s internship experience in Taiwan

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 20 Jul, 2018 Leanne Ho, a graduate of the Bachelor of Business in Market Insights: Marketing, Advertising, Retailing, Sales, recently had the opportunity to do an internship in Taiwan. The opportunity was awarded to her through the Asia NZ Foundation, which runs a business programme that offers graduates and […]

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Strength from surviving poverty to be a future leader

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Student profiles, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Strength from surviving poverty to be a future leader

Source: Massey University Future leader and Bachelor of Arts student Whaiora Patrick She survived darkness and despair as a teen. Now, creative writing, running marathons to raise awareness and studying for her Bachelor of Arts degree are all part of Massey student Whaiora Patrick’s vision to help vulnerable youth overcome mental health and poverty-related issues.  […]

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Professor Douwes appointed to EPA Board

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Awards and appointments, College of Health, Education, Government Policy commentators, Health, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Professor Douwes appointed to EPA Board

Source: Massey University Professor Jeroen Douwes, director of the Centre for Public Health Research.   Professor Jeroen Douwes, director of the Centre for Public Health Research, has been appointed to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) Board. The new appointments were announced by Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage earlier this week. “I am delighted […]

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UN counter-terrorism experts hosted at Massey

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Defence Studies, Education, International, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Psychology, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on UN counter-terrorism experts hosted at Massey

Source: Massey University Members of the UN Security Council Counter Terrorism Committee meeting at Massey’s Auckland campus with representatives from Massey University, the Department of Corrections and other government agencies. Regional terrorism trends, and New Zealand’s measures to address these, were discussed during a visit to Massey University by three top international security agencies. Members […]

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First Kiwi recipient of international dairy award

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture/Horticulture, Awards and appointments, College of Sciences, Education, Explore - Animal-veterinary, Explore - Food, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on First Kiwi recipient of international dairy award

Source: Massey University Professor Harjinder Singh American Dairy Science Association past president, Karen Schmidt. Massey University Distinguished Professor Harjinder Singh has become the first New Zealander to receive the 2018 American Dairy Science Association Distinguished Service Award. The Riddet Institute director received the award on June 25 during a ceremony at the American Dairy Science […]

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Studio Ghibli’s inspiring coming of age story

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, feature, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, Music and campus life, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Studio Ghibli’s inspiring coming of age story

Source: Massey University © 2011 Chizuru Takahashi – Tetsuro Sayama – Studio Ghibli -NDHDMT From the legendary and highly celebrated Studio Ghibli (Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, Princess Mononoke) comes From Up on Poppy Hill, a uniquely inspired and highly anticipated coming-of-age story. Set in 1963 Yokohama, Japan, the film tells the story of Umi […]

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Leading social scientist made Companion of Royal Society

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Awards and appointments, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Leading social scientist made Companion of Royal Society

Source: Massey University Dr Peace is one of the Royal Society Te Apārangi’s newest Companions The Royal Society Te Apārangi has named Associate Professor Robin Peace from Massey University as a Companion. Dr Peace, of the School of People, Environment and Planning, was one of six women recognised for leadership and sustained contributions to science and […]

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Cancer, camellia and saddleback research awarded

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture/Horticulture, Awards and appointments, College of Business, College of Health, College of Sciences, Economics and Finance, Education, Enviromental issues, funding, Health, horticulture, IFS, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Cancer, camellia and saddleback research awarded

Source: Massey University (Back row from left) Ruby Roach, Dr Sita Venkateswar (President Graduate Women Manawatu). (Middle Row) Loanna Logan, Shannon Ormond, Anne Walker (Chair Graduate Women Manawatu Charitable Trust Inc), Cade Fulton. (Front Row) Professor Jan Thomas (Vice Chancellor, Massey University), Kayla Purvis, Grace Maddox and Meg Wedlock. (Dulani Abeysinghe and Celeste Bevins were unable […]

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Indigenous tauira the focus of new exchange programme

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Indigenous tauira the focus of new exchange programme

Source: University of Otago Thursday, 19 July 2018 10:37amTūrangawaewae, Pōkai Whenua outgoing student Barlow Anderson (left) and inbound student Miranda Livers are surrounded by (from left) Kaitohutohu Hata Temo, La Trobe University’s Acting Executive Director, Indigenous Strategy and Education Nellie Green, Office of Māori Development Director Tuari Potiki, Vice-Chancellor Harlene Hayne and International Office Director […]

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Moving exhibition a journey of recovery

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Moving exhibition a journey of recovery

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 2 mins ago SPECIAL EXHIBIT: Self-expression through photographs and text . . . EIT health and wellbeing tutor Cherie Te Rore with IsaiahRuby Gray and Ruth Namana at the students’ advocacy exhibition in the Kuwatawata Gallery in Peel Street.  A photographic exhibition at a new gallery in Peel […]

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Popular Tool

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Popular Tool

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Popular Tool 5 mins ago One of the most popular learning tools on the EIT campus is the institute’s new logging truck, which is enabling students to get real time experience in the forests and on difficult forestry roads. Having the truck means that students can learn best […]

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Under-funding fuels cultural tensions, risking patient safety

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, College of Health, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Under-funding fuels cultural tensions, risking patient safety

Source: Massey University One of the of the key areas of difficulty for internationally-qualified nurses is their different relationship with medical staff. Cultural differences between New Zealand-educated and internationally-educated nurses can amplify existing workplace pressures, according to new research from Massey University. The study, which involved in-depth interviews and an online national survey with nurses about […]

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