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Study predicts changes in marine ecosystems

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Study predicts changes in marine ecosystems

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Study predicts changes in marine ecosystems A new study based on the first global survey of marine life by scuba divers has provided fresh insights into how climate change may affect marine ecosystems. The research, published in the research journal Science Advances, predicts that […]

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Taking probiotics may reduce postnatal depression

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Taking probiotics may reduce postnatal depression

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Taking probiotics may reduce postnatal depression Researchers from the University of Auckland and Otago have found evidence that a probiotic given in pregnancy can help prevent or treat symptoms of postnatal depression and anxiety. The Probiotics in Pregnancy Study is a two-centre study (Wellington and […]

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Major MBIE funding for new sensor technology

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Major MBIE funding for new sensor technology

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Major MBIE funding for new sensor technology Researchers from the Auckland Bioengineering Institute (ABI) have won $12 million to develop multi-purpose smart sensors that will give new insight into diseases such as heart failure and urinary function. The ABI’s s Implantable Devices Group will use […]

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Infrared cameras study found pregnant women should sleep on their side

By   /  October 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Infrared cameras study found pregnant women should sleep on their side

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Infrared cameras study found pregnant women should sleep on their side New University of Auckland research has found that expectant mothers should sleep on their side towards the end of pregnancy, after the research found that women who sleep on their backs in late pregnancy […]

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Northland’s unique Pūkawakawa Programme marks ten years

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Northland’s unique Pūkawakawa Programme marks ten years

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Northland’s unique Pūkawakawa Programme marks ten years A celebration marking ten years of a groundbreaking training initiative to encourage more graduating doctors to Northland is to be held at Toll Stadium in Whangarei. The Pūkawakawa Programme was the first partnership of its kind between a […]

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Meet the inaugural 40 under 40

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Meet the inaugural 40 under 40

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Meet the inaugural 40 under 40 Forty exceptional individuals in fields from plastic surgery to psychedelic rock music have been named in the University of Auckland’s inaugural 40 Under 40 list. The list recognises graduates who are making a significant contribution to their field and […]

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Rutherford recipient will lead research into post-pancreatitis diabetes

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Rutherford recipient will lead research into post-pancreatitis diabetes

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Rutherford recipient will lead research into post-pancreatitis diabetes The University of Auckland’s Dr Max Petrov, an expert in diseases of the pancreas, metabolism, and nutrition, has been awarded Rutherford Discovery Fellowship to research post-pancreatitis diabetes. Dr Petrov, of the University’s Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, […]

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Royal Society of NZ research honours

By   /  October 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Royal Society of NZ research honours

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Royal Society of NZ research honours Six University of Auckland researchers were awarded top honours by the Royal Society of New Zealand and the Health Research Council of New Zealand at a research honours dinner in Auckland last night (10 October 2017).  Honours awarded to […]

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Early career research award to inequality researcher

By   /  October 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Early career research award to inequality researcher

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Early career research award to inequality researcher Senior Lecturer of political psychology Danny Osborne from the University of Auckland has been awarded the inaugural Te Apārangi early career research award in social sciences from the New Zealand Royal Society. Dr Osborne joined the University’s School […]

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Spin on Health wins Royal Society Award

By   /  October 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Spin on Health wins Royal Society Award

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Spin on Health wins Royal Society Award Doctoral student Kate Riegle van West from the University of Auckland has won a prestigious award for a video that showcases her research into the health benefits of poi. Kate won the Future Leader Award and $4,000 in […]

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“Vision” enhances students’ leadership potential and career aspirations

By   /  October 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on “Vision” enhances students’ leadership potential and career aspirations

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: “Vision” enhances students’ leadership potential and career aspirations Six talented Business School students were chosen for an all-expenses-paid trip to Sydney last month, to participate in the inaugural inter-university Vision Leadership and Career Development Program. The students are: Miro Harre (Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Commerce), […]

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Commerce students chosen for US Leadership Tour

By   /  October 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Commerce students chosen for US Leadership Tour

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Commerce students chosen for US Leadership Tour Te Wai Coulston (Ngai Tahu, Ngati Kahungunu, Ngati Porou) is one of a delegation of 16 university students selected for the United States Leadership Tour next year. They will represent New Zealand at the Harvard National Model United […]

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Malfoy the wasp no longer unknown to Science

By   /  October 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Malfoy the wasp no longer unknown to Science

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Malfoy the wasp no longer unknown to Science It’s one of our least-loved insects, with a particularly gruesome reproductive technique, but University of Auckland doctoral student Tom Saunders is on a mission to rescue our native wasps from their bad name. Unlike their introduced cousins […]

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Free happy texts at Late Night Art

By   /  October 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Free happy texts at Late Night Art

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Free happy texts at Late Night Art During ArtWeek, look out for a small wooden pyramid, housing an artist and his mobile phone. Called Generation Text, the work by Matt Liggins from the University of Auckland, is an interactive technology-based performance that highlights the impact […]

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Interactive display picks library books based on your mood and the weather

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Interactive display picks library books based on your mood and the weather

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Interactive display picks library books based on your mood and the weather The inventors, students at the University of Auckland, are piloting the book recommender at the Auckland Central City Library. Second-year student Jamie McDonald, who’s studying commerce and computer science, remembers sitting around […]

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New survey asks how Māori identity shapes financial choices

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on New survey asks how Māori identity shapes financial choices

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New survey asks how Māori identity shapes financial choices The largest ever survey of Māori financial attitudes is underway, with 100,000 questionnaires posted to people who indicated Māori descent on the electoral roll. The Māori Identity and Financial Attitudes Study (MIFAS), Te Rangahau o Te […]

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ED stays decreased but with strings attached

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on ED stays decreased but with strings attached

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: ED stays decreased but with strings attached Research into hospital emergency department waiting times has shown that waiting times are lower than ten years ago but significant challenges remain for treating patients in a timely manner. The study, published in BioMed Central Health Services […]

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Progesterone does not prevent preterm birth or complications: study

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Progesterone does not prevent preterm birth or complications: study

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Progesterone does not prevent preterm birth or complications: study An increasingly popular hormonal “treatment” for pregnant women with a history of preterm birth does not work, a major new international study shows. A total of 789 women from 39 Australian, New Zealand, and Canadian […]

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Companies need to shape, not predict, the market

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Companies need to shape, not predict, the market

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Companies need to shape, not predict, the market Instead of just gradually improving or creating new products and services, businesses now need to look at everything that impacts on what they make and how it is used – and shape that wider ecosystem. Nearly […]

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BA/BCom student to wrestle with the big issues at Model UN Conference

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on BA/BCom student to wrestle with the big issues at Model UN Conference

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: BA/BCom student to wrestle with the big issues at Model UN Conference Te Wai Coulston (Ngai Tahu, Ngati Kahungunu, Ngati Porou) is one of a small delegation of students who have been chosen to represent New Zealand at the Harvard National Model United Nations conference, […]

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