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Gillette has it right: advertisers can’t just celebrate masculinity and ignore the #metoo movement

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Gillette has it right: advertisers can’t just celebrate masculinity and ignore the #metoo movement

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Lauren Gurrieri, Senior Lecturer in Marketing, RMIT University The controversy over Gillette’s new advertisement focused on toxic masculinity highlights the differences between challenging stereotypes of women and men in advertising. Viewed more than 23 million times on YouTube, the advert has so far attracted more than 330,000 […]

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Gillette has it right: celebrations of masculinity can’t just ignore the #metoo movement

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Gillette has it right: celebrations of masculinity can’t just ignore the #metoo movement

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Lauren Gurrieri, Senior Lecturer in Marketing, RMIT University The controversy over Gillette’s new advertisement focused on toxic masculinity highlights the differences between challenging stereotypes of women and men in advertising. Viewed more than 23 million times on YouTube, the advert has so far attracted more than 330,000 […]

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Time for a Kondo clean-out? Here’s what clutter does to your brain and body

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Time for a Kondo clean-out? Here’s what clutter does to your brain and body

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Libby Sander, Assistant Professor of Organisational Behaviour, Bond Business School, Bond University Many of us have started the year determined to be more organised: no more drawers full of plastic containers with missing lids, or lone socks. The decluttering craze is led by Japanese tidying aficionado Marie […]

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New Zealand Tertiary Sector – Nine University of Auckland business students begin study abroad funded by inaugural Sir Owen Glenn scholarship

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Tertiary Sector – Nine University of Auckland business students begin study abroad funded by inaugural Sir Owen Glenn scholarship

Source: FiftyAcres The inaugural winners of the Sir Owen G. Glenn Study Abroad Scholarship will begin their funded experience abroad this week in the United States. Businessman and philanthropist, Sir Owen Glenn, has invested in the education of nine high-achieving students in their second year of a business degree at the University of Auckland. “I’m […]

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A good plan to help Darling River fish recover exists, so let’s get on with it

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on A good plan to help Darling River fish recover exists, so let’s get on with it

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Lee Baumgartner, Associate Research Professor (Fisheries and River Management), Institute for Land, Water, and Society, Charles Sturt University The recent catastrophic collapse of Darling River fish communities is truly heartbreaking. As fingers continue to be pointed in all directions, two questions bubble to the top of mind: […]

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Executive Assistant (Policy and Operations) vacancy

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Privacy Commissioner  /  Comments Off on Executive Assistant (Policy and Operations) vacancy

Source: Privacy Commissioner The word privacy means different things to different people. The Privacy Act applies to every person, business and organisation in New Zealand. The Office of the Privacy Commissioner works to help New Zealanders develop and promote a culture in which personal information is protected and respected. 2019 will be an exciting year […]

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Yes, Morrison ‘showed up’ in the Pacific, but what did he actually achieve?

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Yes, Morrison ‘showed up’ in the Pacific, but what did he actually achieve?

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Tess Newton Cain, Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Political Science & International Studies, The University of Queensland January is an odd time for high level visits to the Pacific. But Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s decision to focus on the region at the start of the year indicates […]

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Serious crash – Waikato, Ngaruawahia

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Serious crash – Waikato, Ngaruawahia

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Police are in attendance at a serious crash on Great South Road, Ngaruawahia. The crash occurred at 3pm today where a car has collided with a small truck. One person has critical injuries and diversions will be put in place. Police ask motorists and pedestrians to avoid […]

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Enhancing men’s beauty: EIT launches Barbering Certificate

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, barber, barbering, Body, Beauty and Hair, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, hairdressing, jenny todd, KB, learn to be a barber, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Certificate in Barbering Skills, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Enhancing men’s beauty: EIT launches Barbering Certificate

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Enhancing men’s beauty: EIT launches Barbering Certificate 14 mins ago Jenny Todd is teaching the new EIT Certificate in Barbering Skills. Jenny Todd can’t wait to kick start EIT’s New Zealand Certificate in Barbering Skills (Level 3). Jenny has been a hairdresser since she was 16 […]

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Serious crash, Queenstown

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Serious crash, Queenstown

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Police are attending the scene of a serious crash in Queenstown’s CBD. The crash, which involved a car and a motorbike, occurred at a roundabout at the corner of Memorial Street and Camp Street. It was reported at about 2:35pm. The rider of the motorcycle has been […]

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Police recover body at Hunua Falls

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Police recover body at Hunua Falls

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Police searching for a missing male at Hunua Falls have recovered a body this afternoon. The deceased is a male in his twenties and was reported missing in the water yesterday afternoon. The body was recovered by the Police Dive Squad. Next of kin is in the […]

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Curious Kids: why do spiders have hairy legs?

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Curious Kids: why do spiders have hairy legs?

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Jonas Wolff, Research Fellow in the Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University Curious Kids is a series for children. You can send your question to curiouskids@theconversation.edu.au. You might also like the podcast Imagine This, a co-production between ABC KIDS listen and The Conversation, based on Curious Kids. […]

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Congratulations Pat Langhorne

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Antarctica New Zealand, DJF, Environment, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, New Zealand Government Public Service, Science  /  Comments Off on Congratulations Pat Langhorne

Source: Antarctica New Zealand The 2019 New Year’s Honours have today been announced. The Herald talks to some of the recipients. Dr Siouxsie Wiles Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to microbiology and science communication. Dr Siouxsie Wiles has been made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to […]

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Changes to public transport fares from 10 February

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Changes to public transport fares from 10 February

Source: Auckland Council Bus, train and ferry fares will be changing from 10 February. By law, Auckland Transport reviews fares each year to ensure they keep pace with operating costs and so that the correct portion of costs is recovered from passenger fares. These reviews have seen customers benefit, in real terms, with the average […]

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Keeping kids safe around the road

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Keeping kids safe around the road

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police As parents and children prepare for the new school year, Police wants to encourage parents to talk to their children about road safety. “The school summer holidays are long, and that means children are out of practice at getting to and from school,” says Inspector Peter McKennie, […]

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Body recovered at Ramarama swimming hole

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Body recovered at Ramarama swimming hole

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Police searching for a missing person at a swimming hole in Ramarama have located a body this morning. The deceased is a male in his 50’s. Next of kin are being advised. The death has been referred to the Coroner. Police staff and the dive squad are […]

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Man arrested after shooting in Whenuapai

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Man arrested after shooting in Whenuapai

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Please attribute to Acting Detective Senior Sergeant Steve Salton, Waitematä Police Police have arrested a man in relation to a shooting in Whenuapai last week. Police were called on the morning of Monday January 14, after a man was found with gunshot wounds at a property on […]

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Why it matters that New Zealand could receive its first LGBTI+ recommendation before the UPR

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Why it matters that New Zealand could receive its first LGBTI+ recommendation before the UPR

Source: Human Rights Commission By Katharine Woolrych Geneva — Worldwide, the rights of people with diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and sexual characteristics are under threat. Same-sex sexual activity is a crime in 72 countries, and can be punished with the death sentence in eight countries.   Transgender people, whose gender identity is different from the […]

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AUT strengthens ties with Chinese alumni

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on AUT strengthens ties with Chinese alumni

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 21 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 purpose of the event was to start building relationships […]

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