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Pūhoro challenges students with Trans-Tasman STEM programme

By   /  October 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Sciences, Education, Explore - Physical-sciences, Explore - SCIENCES, Explore-Maori-sciences, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Pūhoro challenges students with Trans-Tasman STEM programme

Source: Massey University Hato Paora College year 10 students taking part in the catapult challenge. The Pūhoro team, in collaboration with the University of Newcastle, ran the Science and Engineering Challenge (SEC) event for Year 10’s in Manawatū and South Auckland recently.  SEC events saw more than 200 students at each event location, competing in […]

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Novel reveals Victorian London through Māori eyes

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Book, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - English and theatre, Explore-Maori-humanities, feature, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Novel reveals Victorian London through Māori eyes

Source: Massey University In The Imaginary Lives of James Pōneke (Penguin Random House NZ) Dr Makereti, based in the School of English and Media Studies, evokes the grim, gritty feel of Victorian London’s cobbled streets, brick buildings, sewers and smoke stacks from an Indigenous Aotearoa perspective. Her innovative historical novel offers a fresh and highly personalised look […]

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Māori business students get Asian insights

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, College of Sciences, Education, Explore - Agriculture/Horticulture, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore - SCIENCES, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori business students get Asian insights

Source: Massey University Te Hononga a Kiwa SEACAPE scholarship recipients at the Aotearoa Ball in Singapore with New Zealand music industry stalwarts Tiki Taane and Anka Moa. Four Massey business students have been given first-hand experience of the Asian market through two government-funded study tours to the region. The Te Hononga a Kiwa SEACAPE (South […]

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Rugby taonga research gets $250K grant

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, College of Health, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, funding, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Research, School of Management, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Rugby taonga research gets $250K grant

Source: Massey University Jeremy Hapeta and Dr Farah Palmer have been awarded $250,000 to explore the use of traditions, knowledge and treasures handed down by ancestors in rugby. Since rugby was adopted in Aotearoa New Zealand, traditions, knowledge and treasures (taonga tuku iho) have been integrated into our rugby contexts and culture. Now, Dr Farah […]

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Māori books in time for language Week

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori books in time for language Week

Source: Massey University Three Massey University authors have books out in time for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori, Māori Language Week this week. Te Pūtahi-a-Toi’s Professor Scotty Morrison, Te Arawa, will launch a follow-up to his popular Māori language learners guide, with Māori Made Easy 2.  It takes learners through 30 weeks of 30-minute-a-day […]

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Giving Māui a Māori voice

By   /  September 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Book, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - Languages and linguistics, Explore - Maori knowledge, feature, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Opinion Piece, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Giving Māui a Māori voice

Source: Massey University Cover of the English version of a new children’s book on the story of Māuri fishing up the North Island, or Te Ika a Māui. A new children’s book re-telling the legend of Māui has just been published in English and Māori – a pleasing event for its Māori translator Dr Darryn […]

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Nursing students head to Indigenous Nurses Aotearoa Conference

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Nursing, Explore-Maori-health, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Nursing, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Nursing students head to Indigenous Nurses Aotearoa Conference

Source: Massey University Sharvarne Hislop and Julia Wilson-Orr are two of four Māori nursing students attending the Indigenous Nurses Aotearoa Conference this week. Dr Stacey Wilson from the School of Nursing. Massey University is proud to be sponsoring the 2018 Indigenous Nurses Aotearoa Conference, being held in Auckland this week. The School of Nursing is […]

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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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Another tree planted to mark Matariki

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Another tree planted to mark Matariki

Source: Massey University Isaiah Erueti helps plant the tree Staff and students at the Manawatū campus today continued a six-year tradition of planting trees behind Heritage House to mark Matariki, the Māori new year. After a short ceremony led by Associate Professor Hone Morris, those assembled helped plant an “Electric Red” manuka. Among them were […]

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Virtual reality glimpse into the future – a festival must

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Conference/Seminar, Education, Enviromental issues, Exhabition/Show, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, People, Environment & Planning, Tertiary Education, Uni News, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Virtual reality glimpse into the future – a festival must

Source: Massey University Poster of The Atom Room, a play by Philip Braithwaite that comes with a virtual reality experience on show at Festival for the Future. Hurtling 150 years – via a virtual reality experience – into an imagined future Wellington where climate change and quakes have blitzed the city is one of the […]

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Māori students gain new champion

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Awards and appointments, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori students gain new champion

Source: Massey University Newly appointed director of Māori student success Naomi Manu As the first cohort of Massey University’s highly successful Pūhoro STEM Academy look forward to graduating into the tertiary sector at the end of the year, programme director Naomi Manu, Rangitane ki Wairarapa/Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa, is one step ahead of them.  Ms […]

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Toro Mai introduced at three international venues

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Toro Mai introduced at three international venues

Source: Massey University Rob Stevens, Professor Jan Thomas, Sir Jerry Mateparae and Professor Meihana Durie at the London event, held at New Zealand House A Massey University initiative to connect global audiences with te reo Māori and Tikanga Māori was presented in Sydney, Melbourne and London last night and today. Toro Mai is an online course […]

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Kids jump for Massey at Kapa Haka Nationals

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Kids jump for Massey at Kapa Haka Nationals

Source: Massey University Crowds watching an attempt on the vertical jump at the Massey stand The National Secondary Schools Kapa Haka competition proved to be a highly successful engagement for Massey University. As major sponsor of the bi-annual event, Massey had a large presence at the festival held at the Trusts Arena in Palmerston North, […]

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Star flight an incredible opportunity

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Star flight an incredible opportunity

Source: Massey University Dr Severne with other science communicators and advocates about to board SOFIA Massey University’s Assitant Vice-Chancellor Māori and Pasifika Dr Charlotte Severne, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, got an opportunity of a lifetime last week – to take a flight with NASA’s airborne Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA. Dr Severne was part of a […]

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Maths award for raising Pasifika and Māori success

By   /  July 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Applied Learning, Awards and appointments, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Conference/Seminar, Education, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Research, teaching, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Maths award for raising Pasifika and Māori success

Source: Massey University (from left) Tom Lowrie (MERGA President) with Dr Jodie Hunter, Trevor Bills, Professor Bobbie Hunter and Janette Bobis (MERGA Vice-President – Research) at the conference on the Auckland campus where the award was presented (photo/Simone Steele). Massey University mathematics education specialists have won a major award for their research in designing new […]

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Gender and diversity research at AUT turns 10

By   /  March 4, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Cultural diversity, Culture, diversity, Evening Report, Feminism, feminist studies, Gender, Human Rights, Indigenous, inequality, Justice, Maori, Maori culture, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reports, Research, Social justice, Te Ao Māori  /  Comments Off on Gender and diversity research at AUT turns 10

By Helen Twose in Auckland Auckland University of Technology’s Gender and Diversity Research Group has reached a significant milestone, celebrating 10 years of research and debate on gender and diversity issues within the community. Formed in 2007 with the aim of establishing a network of researchers within (and beyond) AUT who share an interest in […]

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NZ should celebrate its great global tech success – Ian Taylor

By   /  February 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Animation Research, Business, Digital Nations summit, dunedin, Editor's Picks, Ian Taylor, Make Lemonade Media, Maori, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service, tech  /  Comments Off on NZ should celebrate its great global tech success – Ian Taylor

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Headline: NZ should celebrate its great global tech success – Ian Taylor Auckland – Ian Taylor, one of New Zealand’s most prominent tech experts, says New Zealand must celebrate it digital successes as one of the leading tech countries in the world. Taylor received a huge ovation at the international digital nations summit […]

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