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Stylish Cusine on Marae Menu After Cookery Course

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Stylish Cusine on Marae Menu After Cookery Course

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 16 mins ago Bringing a touch of gourmet flair to marae cuisine in Wairoa – cookery graduates from left: Wikitoria Hauraki, Georgina Belmont and Teena Edwards. Gourmet meals look set to become a feature at marae and sports clubs around Wairoa where a group of women learned much […]

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Art History alumna wins Kea award and visits campus

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Art History alumna wins Kea award and visits campus

Source: University Of Auckland Art-world powerhouse alumna Jennifer Flay, who is the recipient of a 2018 Kea World Class New Zealand (WCNZ) Award, will be on campus this week to talk to Art History students.   Jennifer, described as “a fierce intellectual with periwinkle eyes” by Parisian newspaper Le Figaro, is the General Director of Paris’ Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain (FIAC), or International Contemporary Art Fair. She is one of […]

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Kazakhstan beckons for rising Fustal stars

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Kazakhstan beckons for rising Fustal stars

Source: University Of Auckland Nine University of Auckland students are preparing to represent New Zealand in the fastest growing sport in New Zealand – Futsal. The majority of players heading to the World University Futsal Championship in Kazakhstan are from the University of Auckland – no surprise given the popularity of the sport within the […]

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Drama sheds spotlight on Japanese law and order

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, feature, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Drama sheds spotlight on Japanese law and order

Source: Massey University © 2009 Fuji Television Network, Nihon Eiga Satellite Broadcasting Corporation, Toho A deep drama depicting the fears of a modern-day society, next month’s Japanese film at Massey University, portrays the distress of the family of a juvenile criminal and the conflicts of the detective ordered to protect them. A 15-year-old school girl […]

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Sabbatical Brings Naval Woman Home to Gisborne

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Sabbatical Brings Naval Woman Home to Gisborne

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Oriwia Soutar- enjoying the friendly atmosphere of EIT Tairāwhiti campus When former Gisborne woman Oriwia Soutar was selected by the Navy for a sabbatical scholarship she could have chosen to go anywhere in the country, but made a beeline for EIT in Gisborne. Not only […]

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Renewed calls for sugar, tobacco and alcohol taxes

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Health, Education, Health, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Renewed calls for sugar, tobacco and alcohol taxes

Source: Massey University Despite their potential, taxes on sugar, tobacco and alcohol are underused by policy makers, Professor Sally Casswell says. A Massey University professor is among an international group drawn from academia and international agencies, including the World Bank, United Nations (UN) and World Health Organisation (WHO), calling for taxes on sugar, tobacco and […]

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Scientists identify bug likely to cause bowel cancer

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Scientists identify bug likely to cause bowel cancer

Source: University of Otago Monday, 18 June 2018 11:40amProfessor Frank FrizelleNew Zealand scientists have identified a toxic bug they believe may cause bowel cancer and could lead to a life-saving vaccine or early detection test for the too-often deadly disease.The University of Otago, Christchurch, researchers found a toxic form of a bacteria called Bacteroides fragilis […]

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‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Front page, Hawai'i, Indigenous, Legal issues, Media, Media law, Micronesia, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Self Determination, Special Report, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on ‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC The Pacific Media Centre’s Dr Sylvia C. Frain talks to human rights lawyer Julian Aguon, who recently won a landmark case in the Guam Supreme Court upholding the separation of powers doctrine, on issues ranging from law school and social justice to indigenous peoples and […]

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Curiosity Peaked At Mokoia Research Symposium

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Polytechnic, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Curiosity Peaked At Mokoia Research Symposium

Source: Bay Of Plenty Polytechnic Manaakitanga in leadership, relationships in adoption, and students’ experience of adventure education were just some of the discussions taking place at the Curiosity Research Symposium held last Friday at Mokoia campus.  The Research Office has been running this event every two years, alternating with the University of Waikato’s sister event, […]

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Almost $19 million awarded to Otago researchers in Health Research Council funding

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Almost $19 million awarded to Otago researchers in Health Research Council funding

Source: University of Otago Monday, 18 June 2018 10:21amProfessor Julian CraneA new study investigating for the first time the health of occupants of leaky homes in New Zealand is one of many University of Otago-led projects being funded this year by the Health Research Council to the tune of almost $19 million.Professor Julian Crane and […]

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Disturbing Asia-Pacific millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Digital Media, Education, Featured story, freedom of expression, Front page, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Research, Special Report, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Disturbing Asia-Pacific millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC The digital age and the power and challenges of the Millennials as presented by keynote speaker Professor B P Sanjay, pro vice-chancellor of the University of Hyderabad, at the AMIC2018 conference at Manipal, Karnataka, India, on 7-9 June 2018. The theme of the 26th AMIC […]

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No Man is an Island – bringing communication and connectivity to the Pacific

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Environment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on No Man is an Island – bringing communication and connectivity to the Pacific

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED: The Pacific Ocean is life itself. It’s on the frontlines for the fight for our planet. The Floating Foundation provides a platform for doctors, nurses, and marine scientists to help the environment and the peoples of this incredible ocean. The […]

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Key appointments further strengthen Otago’s innovation sector

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Key appointments further strengthen Otago’s innovation sector

Source: University of Otago Monday, 18 June 2018 10:04amThe University of Otago has been bolstered by two key appointments in the field of innovation and research.New Chief Executive Officer of Otago Innovation LtdThe new Chief Executive Officer of Otago Innovation Ltd, David Christensen. Photo: Sharron Bennett..Following the departure of Pete Hodgson who has moved on […]

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Disturbing Asian millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

By   /  June 17, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Digital Media, Education, Featured story, freedom of expression, Front page, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Research, Special Report, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Disturbing Asian millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC The digital age and the power and challenges of the Millennials as presented by keynote speaker Professor B P Sanjay, pro vice-chancellor of the University of Hyderabad, at the AMIC2018 conference at Manipal, Karnataka, India, on 7-9 June 2018. The theme of the 26th AMIC […]

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C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays

By   /  June 16, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture/Horticulture, College of Sciences, Education, Engineering & Advanced Technology, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays

Source: Massey University Tim Sutcliffe and Mitchell Hampton with the C-Dax Pasture Meter robot Does the future of farming have autonomous robots in our fields? Massey researchers think it does, and they are showcasing the future of farming at the C-Dax stand at National Fieldays. Massey’s Mitchell Hampton and Tim Sutcliffe are showing off the […]

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Students On Track For Land -Based Jobs

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Students On Track For Land -Based Jobs

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago All in a day’s work-Primary Industry Certificate students on a cross country run in the hills overlooking Tolaga Bay Back country hills around Uawa are the main classroom for a group of EIT students who also aim to make those hills their “office”. The students […]

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Tourism Tutor Brings Real Life Knowledge To Class

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Tourism Tutor Brings Real Life Knowledge To Class

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 12 mins ago Jason Gerrard- the new tourism tutor at EIT Tairāwhiti After 10 years as one of the East Coast’s most successful tourism operators, Jason Gerrard is now sharing his industry knowledge with students studying for the Travel and Tourism New Zealand Certificate at EIT. The journey has brought Jason full […]

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From Shy and Overweight to Fitness Instructor

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on From Shy and Overweight to Fitness Instructor

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Fitness Instructor Jade Stacey Stafford-on track for a bright career What started as a passion for fitness is leading to an exciting career path for EIT graduate Jade Stafford, now a Les Mills fitness instructor at the YMCA  in Gisborne. Jade weighed over 90 kilos […]

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Exploring the colourful world of skinks

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Exploring the colourful world of skinks

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Exploring the colourful world of skinks Dr Marleen Baling graduates in Auckland.  Dr Marleen Baling has shown to be just as adaptable as the skinks she has been studying in pursuit of her doctorate degree. Graduating last week at Massey’s graduation ceremony in Takapuna, Dr Baling has delved […]

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Study shows nurses face cyberbullying as well

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Study shows nurses face cyberbullying as well

Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Study shows nurses face cyberbullying as well Dr Natalia D’Souza on her graduation day. As nurses rally for better pay and working conditions around the country, new research by a Massey University PhD graduate highlights the growing problem of cyberbullying in the sector. Dr Natalia D’Souza, who received […]

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