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Chalk it up for Diwali Festival

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Chalk it up for Diwali Festival

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Win $500 cash for a rangoli design ahead of this year’s festival   Colourful chalk rangoli designs will cover the ground outside Ellen Melville Centre before the Auckland Diwali Festival – and one of them will secure a $500 cash prize for its creator. Ellen Melville Centre and festival […]

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New baseball franchise named Auckland Tuatara

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on New baseball franchise named Auckland Tuatara

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) New Zealand’s newest sporting franchise and the Auckland-based baseball team competing in the Australian Baseball League will be called the Auckland Tuatara. The club’s official name, logo and colours were unveiled at a press conference at Auckland Zoo today in front of invited guests and media. Auckland […]

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Unlocking the power of beetroot juice

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Unlocking the power of beetroot juice

Source: Massey University Participants are being sought for a study looking at the benefits of beetroot juice on cognition, mood and cardiovascular function. With increasing rates of disease and age-related dysfunction, there is a growing interest in the use of food-based supplements to help improve or maintain health and body functions. This has led to […]

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Can kiwifruit reduce exercise-induced stress in active women?

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Can kiwifruit reduce exercise-induced stress in active women?

Source: Massey University From left: Dr Noha Nasef, Wendy O’Brien, Marsanne Chabert and Cameron Haswell. While exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle can prevent communicable diseases, it can also cause a stress response. In women, the exercise-induced stress response is implicated in menstrual dysfunction, infertility and osteoporosis later in life. Now Massey University researchers […]

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German views on dietary research explored

By   /  August 22, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on German views on dietary research explored

Source: Massey University PhD student Nikki Renall visits a sunflower field in Salzburg, Austria, after her six-week stay in Germany, working at the Max Rubner-Institut. Nutritional Sciences PhD student Nikki Renall has recently returned from Germany, where she spent six weeks at the Max Rubner-Institut (MRI) in Karlsruhe, approximately 150 kilometres south of Frankfurt. The […]

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Blended, beanpole, biological? – changing family trends

By   /  August 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - population-health-policy, Government Policy commentators, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Blended, beanpole, biological? – changing family trends

Source: Massey University The nuclear family of two parents and three children is no longer the predominant model We are living and working longer, having less children and at a later age – so what does this mean for the future of the family, and how do we even define ‘family’?  In a nationwide public […]

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Blended to beanpole – changing family trends

By   /  August 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - population-health-policy, Government Policy commentators, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Blended to beanpole – changing family trends

Source: Massey University The nuclear family of two parents and three children is no longer the predominant model We are living and working longer, having less children and at a later age – so what does this mean for the future of the family, and how do we even define ‘family’?  In a nationwide public […]

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Better structure for burgeoning yoga exercise – conference

By   /  August 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, conference, ExerciseNZ, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, November, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie, yoga teachers  /  Comments Off on Better structure for burgeoning yoga exercise – conference

Christchurch – Yoga teachers want to introduce quality standards for yoga teacher training and support in New Zealand for yoga teachers. The issue will be at the national hauora yoga conference in Auckland on November 23. The conference will be held in conjunction with the New Zealand exercise industry conference Fitex, which is being run by […]

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Walk the Fan Trail to Eden Park double-header

By   /  August 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Walk the Fan Trail to Eden Park double-header

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Auckland’s renowned Fan Trail will be operating from Ponsonby for the massive Black Ferns and All Blacks double-header at Eden Park on Saturday 25 August. Join thousands of fellow fans on a fun-filled 2.3km walking route packed with free, live entertainment and lots of activities, like street […]

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Academy Award winning film finds comedy in death

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, feature, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, Music and campus life, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Academy Award winning film finds comedy in death

Source: Massey University © 2008 Departures Film Partners. From director Yojiro Takita comes Departures, an emotive story of a man coming face to face with his own Japanese culture. The Academy Award winning (Best Foreign Language) film follows Daigo Kobayashi, a cellist whose life is redirected when his orchestra is dissolved. Daigo and his wife […]

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Whangarei leading NZ’s charge in the EV world

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, electric vehicle, EVworld NZ cham[pions awards, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Northland Regional Council, Press Release Service, Whangarei  /  Comments Off on Whangarei leading NZ’s charge in the EV world

Auckland – Whangarei, winner of the most electric vehicle friendly-town in New Zealand award, has a big advantage over other regions. Northland is well connected and the city’s electric vehicle spokesman Joseph Camuso, says the big advantage Whangarei has is in knowing all the engineers from the four districts and they can act very quickly […]

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ChargeNet wins key NZ electric vehicle award

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, award, Business, ChargeNet, charging station, electric vehicles, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on ChargeNet wins key NZ electric vehicle award

Auckland – Auckland electric vehicle fast charger company owners of ChargeNet, Steve and Dee West, have won the outstanding contribution to electric vehicles in New Zealand award. The award, which ChargeNet owners Steve and Dee West received in Auckland last night, is a one-off special honour chosen by the judges who felt the Wests are […]

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World’s best Supercross riders face off in Auckland

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on World’s best Supercross riders face off in Auckland

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) The world’s best Supercross and Freestyle Motocross riders will compete in a high-octane, action-packed event at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium in November, in a new event for the region. The first of its kind for New Zealand, Monster Energy S-X Open Auckland kicks off on November 24, […]

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Mark Franklin appointed as Chair of ATEED

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Mark Franklin appointed as Chair of ATEED

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) ATEED is pleased to announce that a new Chair has been appointed to take over from founding Chair, David McConnell, who is due to finish in the role in November. Auckland Council’s Appointments, Performance Review and Value for Money Committee has approved the appointment of highly respected business […]

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Massey opens its doors for Open Day

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Open day Auckland, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Massey opens its doors for Open Day

Source: Massey University A prospective student checks out virtual reality technology at last year’s Auckland Open Day. Want to know more about what it’s like to be a Massey student? The University’s Auckland campus will open its doors to prospective students and their families on Saturday August 11. Hundreds are expected to turn out on […]

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Jacky Hollingsworth appointed ATEED CFO

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Jacky Hollingsworth appointed ATEED CFO

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) has appointed Jacky Hollingsworth as the organisation’s Chief Financial Officer. Jacky, who will start her new role in October, has worked across a mix of industries in her career most recently as General Manager Finance at Vocus Group New Zealand. […]

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New Māori culture leadership programme inspires international students

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on New Māori culture leadership programme inspires international students

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) International students based in Auckland have had the opportunity to spend a special day with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei, a Māori tribe based in Auckland, learning about Māori culture as part of a trial leadership programme.   The Rukuhia Global Leadership Programme has had more than 140 tertiary […]

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NZTech reports phenomenal annual growth

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Angela Nash, Auckland, Business, Graeme Muller, Instillery, Make Lemonade Media, Mike Jenkins, MIL NZ OSI, Mitchell Pham, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on NZTech reports phenomenal annual growth

Auckland – NZTech, the national non-governmental, not-for-profit organisation for tech, has reported phenomenal growth of the New Zealand tech ecosystem in the last 12 months. At last night’s annual meeting in Auckland, chair Mitchell Pham said NZTech now has an alliance of 20 tech communities and more than 800 organisations across the New Zealand technology […]

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The Rukuhia Global Leadership Programme

By   /  July 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on The Rukuhia Global Leadership Programme

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) New Māori leadership programme leaves a lasting impression on Auckland international students Students from over 40 countries have spent a day with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei, a Māori tribe based in Auckland, learning about Māori culture and values as part of the new Rukuhia Global Leadership Programme.  The […]

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Speaking to youth about sexual health education

By   /  July 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Health, Education, feature, Health, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Nursing, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Speaking to youth about sexual health education

Source: Massey University Associate Professor Karen Hoare is working with Manurewa High School students, to better understand how they want to be communicated to about sexual health. Dr Karen Hoare from the School of Nursing. Chlamydia, herpes, unwanted pregnancy and HIV/AIDS are just some of the outcomes of unprotected sex that can lead to infertility, […]

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