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New Poutuara weaving Mātauranga Māori through EIT

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, KB, mātauranga Māori, Michelle Lee, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Ngāti Kahungunu, Tairāwhiti, Te Manga Māori, te uranga waka, Te Whatukura, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on New Poutuara weaving Mātauranga Māori through EIT

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 5 mins ago Michelle Lee has joined EIT as the inaugural Poutuara (assistant head of school) of Te Ūranga Waka and Te Whatukura. Michelle Lee feels that the strands of her diverse career are bound together in Mātauranga Māori and this is what she brings to her new […]

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2018 UC Council awards presented

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, Universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on 2018 UC Council awards presented

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 15 November 2018 The Chancellor’s Dinner and UC Council Awards, featuring the official presentation of the three 2018 UC Council awards, was held recently. [embedded content] The 2018 UC Council award winners (from left to right) are Professor Jon Harding, winner of the 2018 UC […]

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Ending the cycle of exploitation for immigrant workers

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Ending the cycle of exploitation for immigrant workers

Source: University of Waikato Waikato’s Professor Francis Collins is one of those leading research for the Government to help curb migrant exploitation in the workplace. He is working with Associate Professor Christina Stringer and Professor Snejina Michailova from the University of Auckland Business School on the seven month Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment funded […]

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Open day at NorthTec

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Open day at NorthTec

Source: NorthTec Anyone interested in studying at NorthTec in 2019 is invited to come along to an open day next week. The event will be held on Friday, 23 November, from 3pm to 5pm, at the Interactive Learning Centre (ILC) near Gate 1 in Raumanga Valley Road. Staff including tutors from the various subject areas […]

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Press publishes three new titles

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Press publishes three new titles

Source: Massey University Massey University Press will publish three new non-fiction books this month on a diverse range of topics. The New Zealand Horse Written by Deborah Coddington and accompanied by stunning photographs from one of New Zealand’s best known photographers, Jane Ussher, this book is a magnificent tribute to the New Zealand horse, documenting […]

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Māori Council partners with Massey research hub

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Maori knowledge, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Māori Council partners with Massey research hub

Source: Massey University Matthew Tukaki, executive director NZ Māori Council; Professor Mohan Dutta, director of CARE; Professor Gary Raumati-Hook, advisor to the NZ Māori Council; Sir Eddie Taihākurei Durie, chairperson of the NZ Māori Council; Dr Steve Elers, communication lecturer at the MAssey Business School; Donna Hall, legal advisor to the NZ Māori Council. The […]

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Lecturers awarded for going the distance

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Awards and appointments, College of Health, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, College of Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - Defence and Security, Explore - HUMANITIES, Explore - social-work, Extramural, KB, Library, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Humanities, School of Psychology, School of Social Work, teaching, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Lecturers awarded for going the distance

Source: Massey University At the inaugural Exy Awards run by the Extra Mural Students’ Society (from left): Hayley Brandon (vice-president of EXMSS); Steve Duffin (School of Humanities); Jean Jacoby (Digital Innovation – Sciences); Dr Polly Yeung (School of Social Work); Dr Karen Jillings (School of Humanities); Christine Harris (team leader – Distance Library Service); Hannah […]

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Stuff rewards top journalism student

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Stuff rewards top journalism student

Source: Massey University Dominion Post editor Eric Janssen congratulating Reweti Kohere Reweti Kohere, Ngāti Porou and Muaupoko, has won the top student award on this year’s Massey University postgraduate journalism programme, with a $1000 prize. Mr Kohere was presented with the award, which is funded by Stuff, by Dominion Post editor Eric Janssen at the […]

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Improving science teaching in schools

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, DJF, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Palmerston North, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, teaching, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Improving science teaching in schools

Source: Massey University Dr Matt Miller and Roslyn School pupils watch as Nadia Mokai-Sharp negotiates the timing gates to measure her motor coordination and reaction speed. Children at Palmerston North’s Roslyn School got to experience Massey University’s mobile exercise lab – The Human Engine Room – on Monday, as part of an initiative to help […]

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Opinion: Trump’s strategy of distract and deluge

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Media-communication-journalism, Explore - Politics and society, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Trump’s strategy of distract and deluge

Source: Massey University It’s hard to tell if President Donald Trump is erratic or manipulating the news cycle, Professor Ted Zorn says. By Professor Ted Zorn Last week I was asked to comment on who had won the US mid-term elections but once the interview started, there were no questions about the election results. That’s […]

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Children’s Holocaust Memorial exhibit unveiled

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Creative Arts, DJF, Education, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Children’s Holocaust Memorial exhibit unveiled

Source: Massey University School of Design senior lecturer Matthijs Siljee alongside the Children’s Holocaust Memorial exhibit at the National Library His fellow native Dutch were placed under Nazi occupation throughout World War II, and his project consisting of nesting tables containing thousands of buttons, pays homage to the Netherlands and Europe’s most vulnerable citizens of […]

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Otago study finds mindfulness apps can improve mental health

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, KB, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago study finds mindfulness apps can improve mental health

Source: University of Otago Wednesday 14 November 2018 7:58am Jayde Flett A University of Otago study has found that using mindfulness meditation applications (apps) on phones is associated with improvements in people’s mental health. In a randomised, controlled trial, mindfulness app users reported modest improvements in depressive symptoms, resilience, mindfulness, and college adjustment, relative to […]

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Come clean about Victoria University’s future, VC told

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, Employment, General staff, KB, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Universities, Victoria University of Wellington  /  Comments Off on Come clean about Victoria University’s future, VC told

Source: Tertiary Education Union The Vice-Chancellor of the Victoria University of Wellington, Professor Grant Guilford has been told by the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) to come clean about his plans for the future of the university after all staff were sent an email yesterday inviting them to apply for voluntary redundancy. The TEU has also sought a meeting with […]

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Researcher’s poetry takes flight

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Creative Arts, DJF, Education, Enviromental issues, Explore - HUMANITIES, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Humanities, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Researcher’s poetry takes flight

Source: Massey University Book cover for a passage of yellow red birds and its author Associate Professor Robin Peace Titled a passage of yellow red birds the book is divided into two sections. The first, addresses global issues related to her work as a geographer and social scientist such as migration, the environment and specifically […]

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Inaugural conference for crisis information systems specialists

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Joint Centre for Disaster Research, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research - Health and Wellbeing, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Inaugural conference for crisis information systems specialists

Source: Massey University Delegates to the inaugural Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM) Asia Pacific regional conference at Te Papa Two years after the Kaikoura earthquake, emergency managers from throughout the Asia-Pacific have gathered in Wellington to address issues around disaster risk reduction. The inaugural Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM) […]

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Will e-scooters be king in our cities of the future?

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Finance-banking, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Will e-scooters be king in our cities of the future?

Source: Massey University Do we need to plan for more ride-sharing and less public transport? By Dr Michael Naylor Lime e-scooters arrived in New Zealand with much fanfare last month, but they are just part of a transport revolution that includes ride-sharing firms like Uber. New technology is dramatically changing commuting habits – but what […]

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EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, FAWC, General News, Hawke’s Bay Tourism., KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high 6 mins ago Twenty chefs, 10 courses for 450 paying guests over seven nights. It’s the culmination of a year’s work and it’s the icing on the cake. For this week and next, the degustation dinners are […]

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Entrepreneurs Alive and Thriving At Eit

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, ben deller, Business, Computing, Director of Research, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, Jonathan Sibley, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, School of Business, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Entrepreneurs Alive and Thriving At Eit

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 10 mins ago Jonathan Sibley, Director of Research and Associate Professor, School of Business and post-graduate student Ben Deller getting ready to host a Meetup for Entrepreneurs@EIT. The Hawke’s Bay economy is changing and EIT is adapting to meet the era of the entrepreneur. “Over the past decade […]

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Student Volunteer Army to reconnect with Parkland students in Florida

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, Universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Student Volunteer Army to reconnect with Parkland students in Florida

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 14 November 2018 Twelve youth leaders from the University of Canterbury’s Student Volunteer Army are reconnecting with students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in the United States, this month. SVA President Josh Blackmore (left) and SVA Vice-President Emma Pratt are among the 12 youth […]

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Passport to Brazil with Portuguese language

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - HUMANITIES, Explore - Languages and linguistics, International, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Humanities, teaching, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Passport to Brazil with Portuguese language

Source: Massey University The new offering has been developed by language specialists in Massey’s School of Humanities in partnership with Brazilian language teaching experts in a programme tailored for New Zealanders. Portuguese, the national language of Brazil, will be available at the Wellington campus and by distance learning. The suite of language and culture courses […]

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