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Gisborne a great place to learn Maori

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, bachelor of arts maori, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Bachelor of Arts Honours (Māori), Future Students, General News, KB, maori achievement, Maori language, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, study te reo, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Te Manga Māori, te reo courses, teaching, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Gisborne a great place to learn Maori

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 15 mins ago Enjoying the whānau atmosphere and quality learning programme at EIT’s Whatukura in Turanganui a Kiwa is Te Atahaia Bartlett. Returning to Gisborne to study te Reo Māori has been the fulfilment of a long-held ambition for East Coast woman Te Atahaia Bartlett. Te Atahaia, 30, […]

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The Career Academy Becomes Approved AAT Provider

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on The Career Academy Becomes Approved AAT Provider

Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand (PR.co.nz) The Career Academy has been accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) to deliver accounting and bookkeeping qualifications. AAT is the world’s leading professional accountancy body for accounting technicians. AAT qualifications give students practical skills to work in a range of accounting and bookkeeping roles. People […]

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Kiwi teens have little knowledge of most effective contraceptives, Otago research reveals

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Kiwi teens have little knowledge of most effective contraceptives, Otago research reveals

Source: University of Otago Friday 18 January 2019 10:11am New Zealand adolescents have little knowledge of the most effective form of contraceptives, like implants and IUDs, and support the concept of an education programme about these long-acting reversible contraceptives to help prevent unintended teen pregnancies, University of Otago research has found. In a paper published […]

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Proposal for ‘cautious path’ forward for changing cannabis laws by Otago researcher

By   /  January 18, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Proposal for ‘cautious path’ forward for changing cannabis laws by Otago researcher

Source: University of Otago Friday 18 January 2019 9:57am Associate Professor Joseph Boden Amid the ongoing debate on legislation for recreational use of cannabis, an Otago researcher proposes a cautious path forward for changing cannabis laws in New Zealand that aims to reduce cannabis-related harm. Associate Professor Joseph Boden from the Department of Psychological Medicine […]

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EIT student’s photograph features in prestigious photography competition

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Arts and Design, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Bachelor of Creative Practice, EIT Hawke's Bay, ideaschool, KB, Lillian Simpson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Nigel Roberts, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT student’s photograph features in prestigious photography competition

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 13 mins ago Lillian Simpson is showing her photographs (with the portrait of her sister on the right). EIT Bachelor of Creative Practice student Lillian Simpson has earned an honorable mention in the prestigious international “Monochrome Photography Award” (amateur fashion/beauty category). Her black and white photograph portraying her […]

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Otago study finds simple explanation for endurance of religion

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago study finds simple explanation for endurance of religion

Source: University of Otago Thursday 17 January 2019 4:49pm Dr John Shaver Childcare can be expensive, stressful, and annoying to organise, but a University of Otago-led study has found it may also be behind religion’s resilience. Scholars have predicted the demise of religion for a long time, but it is not disappearing as quickly as […]

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Toihoukura Programme Inspires Life-Changing Journey for Arts Graduate

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Arts and Design, Bachelor of Māori Visual Arts, Current Students, digital art, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education, Toihoukura  /  Comments Off on Toihoukura Programme Inspires Life-Changing Journey for Arts Graduate

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 13 mins ago Artist and musician Jahvan Apatu with one of the works he created as part of his Masters degree in professional creative practice. When local DJ Jahvan Apatu enrolled at Toihoukura he did not realise it was the start of a journeythat looks set to lead […]

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Information for Taratahi students, including Telford students

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on Information for Taratahi students, including Telford students

Source: Tertiary Education Commission Our top priority is ensuring students get the information they need to make decisions about ongoing studies. For current Taratahi students, the education providers listed below offer programmes that are comparable to some of the Taratahi programmes. This includes students studying at the Telford campus. Please note that most of the providers […]

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Research tackles online trolls

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), DJF, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, KB  /  Comments Off on Research tackles online trolls

Source: Auckland University of Technology 16 Jan, 2019 “Being lost for words is not the way to go when faced with negative online behaviours such as disinformation, racist discourse or trolling,” says Dr Philippa Smith, Senior Lecturer in Language and Culture at AUT. Philippa recently returned from a three-month position as a Visiting Fellow at […]

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Grow Organics to Inspire, Enthuse and Educate

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology 1  /  Comments Off on Grow Organics to Inspire, Enthuse and Educate

Source: Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology Want to know more about organic production and be part of a long-term solution in the primary industry? Bay of Plenty’s largest tertiary institution Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is teaming up with kiwifruit and avocado packing specialists Apata to bring the Grow Organics event to Tauranga next month. […]

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University of Otago to study the impacts of mycoplasma bovis on farmers and their communities

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, KB, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on University of Otago to study the impacts of mycoplasma bovis on farmers and their communities

Source: University of Otago Wednesday 16 January 2019 10:45am Dr Fiona Doolan-Noble The University of Otago will carry out a study on the emotional, social and psychological impacts of mycoplasma bovis on Southern farmers and farming communities. The exotic disease spreads through cattle herds and last year the government introduced a programme to attempt to […]

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Public health researcher in top 1 per cent of cited scientists

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, FifthEstate1, Government Policy commentators, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Health Sciences, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Public health researcher in top 1 per cent of cited scientists

Source: Massey University Professor John Potter has been recognised as one of the worlds most cited scientists over the last decade. Professor John Potter, from Massey University’s Centre for Public Health Research, has been named as one of only 16 New Zealand scientists listed in the top one per cent of most cited scientists in […]

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Building Future-Ready Skills | Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology 1  /  Comments Off on Building Future-Ready Skills | Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology

Source: Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology You’ll find Saunoa Pau, Junior Legal Secretary at Holland Beckett in Tauranga, preparing a wide range of legal documents, managing a database of hundreds of clients, researching legal documents and fulfilling necessary day-to-day administration duties that require her to multi-task, yet remain super-focussed for the most part of every day. […]

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AUT strengthens ties with Chinese alumni community in Auckland

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), DJF, Education, KB, KB  /  Comments Off on AUT strengthens ties with Chinese alumni community in Auckland

Source: Auckland University of Technology 15 Jan, 2019 Members of AUT’s influential Chinese alumni community in Auckland joined the alumni team and key staff from the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law (BEL) for an end-of-year lunch at Four Seasons in late November 2018. The event’s purpose was to start building relationships with key Chinese […]

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Hands-On at Otago’s 30th year brings packed week of events

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Hands-On at Otago’s 30th year brings packed week of events

Source: University of Otago Tuesday 15 January 2019 3:32pm Professor Ewan Fordyce (Geology) watches on as pupils uncover fossil whale bones from a piece of limestone. The 30th edition of the annual Hands-On at Otago summer programme has this week begun engaging, entertaining and inspiring a keen group of high school pupils from across New […]

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Social Work Graduates Making a Big Difference in People’s Lives

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Social Work Graduates Making a Big Difference in People’s Lives

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Social Work Graduates Making a Big Difference in People’s Lives 2 mins ago Nearly all the students who graduated from EIT Tairāwhiti with a degree in social work now have highly regarded jobs as social workers. We talk with four of them about their experience. Taylor Morrell-Thomson, […]

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Survey shows communication graduates are mobile and in demand

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Media-communication-journalism, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Survey shows communication graduates are mobile and in demand

Source: Massey University Massey’s BC graduates work in diverse industries and roles. A Massey University survey of graduates from the first 12 years of its Bachelor of Communication (BC) degree has found high employment rates in a diverse range of sectors, with graduates often moving quickly into managerial roles. Thirty-three per cent of all BC […]

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Ready for the World of Master Chef

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, Future Students, General News, Hospitality, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Travel and Tourism  /  Comments Off on Ready for the World of Master Chef

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 4 mins ago Cooking up a storm at Takitimu Marae in Wairoa: (from left) Bon Te Hiko, Hori Hokianga and tutor Tony Te Nahu preparing a luncheon to show family and supporters what they have achieved. Two students from EIT’s marae-based cookery course are behind a dish that […]

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Massey University appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Massey University appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori

Source: Massey University Distinguished Professor Graham Hingangaroa Smith, Massey’s next Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori Internationally-renowned Māori academic and educator Distinguished Professor Graham Hingangaroa Smith is joining Massey University as Deputy Vice-Chancellor Māori. Professor Smith, of Ngāti Apa, Ngāti Kahungunu, Te Aitanga a Hauiti and Kāti Māmoe, was chief executive of Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi in […]

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Waikato Environmental Law Colloquium: Climate Change & Freshwater – International Issues & Regional Perspectives

By   /  January 15, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Waikato Environmental Law Colloquium: Climate Change & Freshwater – International Issues & Regional Perspectives

Source: University of Waikato The Waikato Environmental Law Colloquium is an inaugural event for the newly established Waikato Public Law and Policy Research Unit. The Colloquium will focus on the two critical environmental issues facing New Zealand today. Climate change will increase the frequency and severity of natural hazards through, increased drought risk; more heavy […]

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