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Reframing literature through a Māori and Pacific lens

By   /  June 20, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - English and theatre, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore-Maori-creative-arts, Explore-Maori-humanities, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, pasifika, teaching, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Reframing literature through a Māori and Pacific lens

Source: Massey University Dr Tina Makereti has created a new course on Oceanic literatures of Aotearoa A new Massey University course looks set to radically reframe what we traditionally consider in the study of literature. Novelist and Massey creative writing lecturer, Dr Tina Makereti (Te Ātiawa, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Ngāti Rangatahi) has created a unique course […]

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Augmented reality to revolutionise te reo in schools

By   /  June 12, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Book, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Creative Arts, DJF, Education, Explore - Film-animation-vfx, Explore - Languages and linguistics, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore - Visual-communication-design, Explore - Web-game-interactive, Explore-Maori-creative-arts, Explore-Maori-humanities, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, Palmerston North, teaching, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Augmented reality to revolutionise te reo in schools

Source: Massey University Tama Kirikiri (centre) holding the new graphic novel Manawatū at the launch, with children from Mana Tamariki in Palmerston North. Amid increasing calls for schools to teach more New Zealand history, a new project just launched in the Manawatū will give students a very modern portal to some very ancient tales. Manawatū, an […]

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Virtual reality to revolutionise te reo in schools

By   /  June 11, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Book, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Creative Arts, DJF, Education, Explore - Film-animation-vfx, Explore - Languages and linguistics, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore - Visual-communication-design, Explore - Web-game-interactive, Explore-Maori-creative-arts, Explore-Maori-humanities, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, Palmerston North, teaching, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Virtual reality to revolutionise te reo in schools

Source: Massey University Tama Kirikiri (centre) holding the new graphic novel Manawatū at the launch, with children from Mana Tamariki in Palmerston North. Amid increasing calls for schools to teach more New Zealand history, a new project just launched in the Manawatū will give students a very modern portal to some very ancient tales. Manawatū, an […]

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Māori perspective on housing plan recognised

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Awards and appointments, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Enviromental issues, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore - Planning, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori perspective on housing plan recognised

Source: Massey University Precinct 4 Growth Area, from Reid Line West, Feilding – the site Dr Bennett’s report was based on (photo/April Bennett)  The report, titled Te Pūtahi: The Confluence – Cultural Impact Assessment Project, won the Institute’s Best Practice Award – Integrated Planning and Investigations. The collaborative effort was a partnership between Massey’s Resource […]

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Massey researchers to present at World Conference on Health Promotion

By   /  April 2, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - population-health-policy, Explore-Maori-health, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Research, Research - Health and Wellbeing, School of Health Sciences, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey researchers to present at World Conference on Health Promotion

Source: Massey University Felicity Ware from Te Pūtahi a Toi: School of Māori Knowledge, will have an exhibit at the World Conference on Health Promotion, and present on teaching whānau how to weave their own wahakura – woven harakeke basket for babies to sleep in. Massey University staff and students will be well represented at […]

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The Māori language is on a roll in this district, if enrolments at EIT are anything to go by.

By   /  March 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, bachelor of arts maori, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, learn to speak maori, Maori, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on The Māori language is on a roll in this district, if enrolments at EIT are anything to go by.

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 11 mins ago Karen Albert (Student Support Advisor) at Te Whatukura Numbers at EIT’s Te Whatukura School of Māori Studies in Tūranganui a Kiwa and at EIT’s Ruatoria learning centre have reached the point where the institute is having to beef up resources at both centres. The number […]

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Massey researcher receives Fulbright to study indigenous enterprise

By   /  February 20, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Management-leadership, Explore - Maori knowledge, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey researcher receives Fulbright to study indigenous enterprise

Source: Massey University Dr Jason Mika. Dr Jason Mika from the School of Management has received this year’s Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award, which will see him visit Stanford University and the University of Arizona. The Fullbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award is for a New Zealand academic, artist or professional to […]

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Ka Mate – a commodity to trade or taonga to treasure?

By   /  February 4, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, College of Health, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, Explore-Maori-business, Explore-Maori-health, FifthEstate1, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Research, Rugby World Cup, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Ka Mate – a commodity to trade or taonga to treasure?

Source: Massey University “We can’t continue to turn a blind eye to the disrespectful ways that haka are used for commercial purposes,” Jeremy Hapeta says. As we approach the ninth Rugby World Cup, hosted by Japan in September-November later this year, Massey University researchers are recommending more protections for the use of haka in marketing, […]

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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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Multi-choice in data gathering needed for multiple ethnicity

By   /  January 7, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - Politics and society, Explore-Maori-humanities, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Multi-choice in data gathering needed for multiple ethnicity

Source: Massey University A quarter of young New Zealanders identify with multiple ethnic identities including Māori and Pasifika, but this is not captured in data collection, according to new research (image-Auckland Pasifika Festival/Wikimedia Commons). A quarter of young New Zealanders identify with more than one ethnic group, mostly as a mix of Pākehā, Māori and […]

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NZ fitness scoreboard for 2018: appalling

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, Christchurch, DJF, exercise, ExerciseNZ, fitness, KB, Make Lemonade Media, Maori, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Pasifica, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on NZ fitness scoreboard for 2018: appalling

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – Kiwi exercise attitudes and government focus seriously need to change in 2019, as New Zealand ends the year as one of the worst in the world for physical activity, ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie says. Beddie gives New Zealanders a physical activity levels score of D for 2018. “We now rate as […]

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Māori Journalism Awards announced

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Awards and appointments, DJF, Education, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore-Maori-business, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori Journalism Awards announced

Source: Massey University Finalists and winners: Kereama Wright (left), Oriini Kaipara, Iulia Leilua, Dr Haare Williams, Irena Smith, Te Okiwa McLean. Māori journalism was centre stage today as Massey University hosted the Nga Kupu Ora Māori Journalism Awards at its Auckland campus.  Iulia Leilua was named the Māori Journalist of the Year for her story […]

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Growing a successful Māori marine economy

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Entrepreneurship, Explore - Maori knowledge, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Growing a successful Māori marine economy

Source: Massey University Māori are major players in New Zealand’s fisheries. The Māori economy is believed to be worth up to $50 billion, with much of this value coming from a growing Māori marine economy. Massey University School of Management senior lecturer Dr Jason Mika, along with Dr John Reid of Canterbury University’s Ngāi Tahu Research […]

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Life after league: a health perspective

By   /  December 3, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore - Sport and exercise, Explore-Maori-health, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Student profiles, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Life after league: a health perspective

Source: Massey University Dr Trevor Clark with his wife Christine after graduation last week. Rugby league players must be fit, strong and healthy in order to bounce back from injury and be ready to tackle the next game head on. Now, new research has explored the health of retired Māori rugby league players to see […]

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Honorary doctorate a double celebration for Sir Mason

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - Maori knowledge, Explore-Maori-health, Explore-Maori-humanities, FutureNZ - Maori, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, Research - 21st century, School of Health Sciences, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Honorary doctorate a double celebration for Sir Mason

Source: Massey University On the brink of his 80th birthday and after an honours-studded career, Emeritus Professor Sir Mason Durie will receive a further accolade when he is bestowed with an honorary doctorate by Massey University. Sir Mason, Rangitāne, Ngāti Kauwhata, Ngāti Raukawa, whose name is both synonymous with Massey and the field of Māori […]

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Significant growth in Maori exercise leaders: ka pai !

By   /  November 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Editor's Picks, ExerciseNZ award, Jase Te Patu, KB, Make Lemonade Media, Maori, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Health Survey, News, Ngarama Milner-Olsen, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Significant growth in Maori exercise leaders: ka pai !

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Otautahi – New Zealand is seeing a significant growth in Maori fitness and personal training leaders, ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie says. The personal trainer of the year winner at the recent ExerciseNZ annual awards, Ngarama Milner-Olsen, is Maori and so too is the mind body teacher of the year, Jase Te Patu of […]

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Restore a decade of lost tertiary funding

By   /  November 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, Employment, ITPs, KB, Love Humanities, Maori, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Universities, vocational education and training, Voices of tertiary education, Wānanga  /  Comments Off on Restore a decade of lost tertiary funding

Source: Tertiary Education Union A new report launched today by the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) at Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) calls on Education Minister Chris Hipkins to restore a decade of lost tertiary education funding to at least 2.7 per cent of GDP by 2021, and to replace National’s failed market model with a […]

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Māori journalism in the spotlight

By   /  November 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Awards and appointments, DJF, Education, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Māori journalism in the spotlight

Source: Massey University Winners will receive a specially commissioned print by renowned Māori artist Ngataiharuru Taepa. Massey University has announced the finalists in the Ngā Kupu Ora Māori Journalist of the Year Awards. The University set up the awards in 2016 to highlight the importance of Māori journalism to the national discourse and the revitalisation […]

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Promoting health through waka ama

By   /  October 29, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - population-health-policy, Explore-Maori-health, KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, School of Health Sciences, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Promoting health through waka ama

Source: Massey University From left: Dr Christina Severinsen and Angelique Reweti have been researching the social, cultural and health benefits of waka ama. Waka ama (outrigger canoe) is one of the fastest growing sports in Aotearoa New Zealand. Now Massey University researchers have joined advocates who increasingly see the activity as a vehicle for hauora […]

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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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