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Tears and laughter at nursing farewell

By   /  July 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Tears and laughter at nursing farewell

MIL OSI – Source: NorthTec – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Tears and laughter at nursing farewell Tears and laughter flowed at an emotional farewell ceremony held for NorthTec’s latest batch of nursing graduates. It was a big week for the 45 graduates, who sat their Nursing Council State Final Examination the day before, to qualify as […]

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Innovative projects featured at Fast Forward

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Innovative projects featured at Fast Forward

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Innovative projects featured at Fast Forward Award-winning architects, urban designers and planners will discuss their philosophies and innovative work at the upcoming Fast Forward Spring lecture series beginning next week at the University of Auckland. From modest residential projects to large-scale civic commissions, local […]

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Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Corrections, Education, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Primary Industries, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth Minister Louise Upston will today host her second cross-sector employment breakfast in Northland in as many weeks, as the Government seeks to strengthen the links between educators and employers, and to match up relevant training opportunities for young people […]

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Outstanding Māori and Pasifika trainee teachers honoured

By   /  July 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Outstanding Māori and Pasifika trainee teachers honoured

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Outstanding Māori and Pasifika trainee teachers honoured Education Minister Nikki Kaye has congratulated 30 highly-accomplished Māori and Pasifika student teachers who have been awarded Kupe Scholarships. The prestigious scholarship aims to attract Māori and Pasifika high achievers to the teaching profession and support them to […]

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The insecurity legacy of the Rainbow Warrior Affair: A human rights transition from nuclear to climate-change refugees

By   /  July 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on The insecurity legacy of the Rainbow Warrior Affair: A human rights transition from nuclear to climate-change refugees

MIL OSI – MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Analysis published with permission of PMC Headline: The insecurity legacy of the Rainbow Warrior Affair: A human rights transition from nuclear to climate-change refugees Figure 4: A scene on board the Rainbow Warrior with nuclear refugees bound for Mejato from the Eyes of Fire […]

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Dire year for journalists under state of emergency in Turkey

By   /  July 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Dire year for journalists under state of emergency in Turkey

MIL OSI – MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Analysis published with permission of PMC Headline: Dire year for journalists under state of emergency in Turkey Backgrounder on the first anniversary of the failed coup in Turkey by the Reporters Sans Frontières Eastern Europe and Central Asia team. The trial of 19 journalists […]

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Cutting nearly 200 support staff puts Otago Uni’s world-class reputation at risk

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Employment, General staff, Media Releases, News, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Unions, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Cutting nearly 200 support staff puts Otago Uni’s world-class reputation at risk

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Union – Release/Statement Headline: Cutting nearly 200 support staff puts Otago Uni’s world-class reputation at risk Staff at the University of Otago are deeply concerned about the impact Vice-Chancellor Harlene Hayne’s plan to cut 182 full time equivalent jobs will have on students and the university’s ability to continue providing […]

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SAC funding rates

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on SAC funding rates

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission Headline: SAC funding rates   For detailed information on courses and funding for courses, including course classification and the alphabetic and numeric codes, see the Qualifications and courses page, including the Information about courses section. 2018 SAC funding rates 2017 SAC funding rates 2016 SAC funding rates 2015 SAC […]

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Podcast series explores immigration in NZ

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Podcast series explores immigration in NZ

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Podcast series explores immigration in NZ Professor Paul Spoonley, who contributed to the podcast series, Slice of Heaven, on immigration issues in New Zealand Sociologist Distinguished Professor Paul Spoonley hopes New Zealanders will eventually drop the word ‘immigrant’ and use ‘neighbour’, ‘friend’ or ‘colleague’ instead. […]

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Animal genetics boosted by new Centre

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Animal genetics boosted by new Centre

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Animal genetics boosted by new Centre New Centre to research quantitative breeding, genetics and genomics to benefit New Zealand. Massey University’s A.L. Rae Centre for Genetics and Breeding will officially launch tonight, bringing world-leading New Zealand scientist Professor Dorian Garrick home to lead it. The […]

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Have you got talent? – 3MT contest is on

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Have you got talent? – 3MT contest is on

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Have you got talent? – 3MT contest is on PhD candidate Mark Roberts delivering his winning 3MT presentation on the nutritive value of dog food 3MT, or Three Minute Thesis, is a spectator sport for scholars and their supporters. An “X Factor-for-academics” and popular around […]

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2017 April Single Data Return: Student Achievement Component and Youth Guarantee

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on 2017 April Single Data Return: Student Achievement Component and Youth Guarantee

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission Headline: 2017 April Single Data Return: Student Achievement Component and Youth Guarantee Last updated 11 July 2017 Last updated 07/11/2017 This page reports on enrolments and funding for tertiary education organisations that receive This page reports on enrolments and funding for tertiary education organisations that receive We publish […]

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A passport for learners on their educational journey

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on A passport for learners on their educational journey

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission Headline: A passport for learners on their educational journey Hosted in the Cloud, the passport would connect with any school-based individual learning plan. “The Kura to Career passport will record all essential information for each iwi taiohi (young person),” says Aroha Puketapu, our Team Leader Māori Achievement. “It […]

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New student places for Tauranga and Rotorua

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on New student places for Tauranga and Rotorua

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New student places for Tauranga and Rotorua Education Minister Nikki Kaye has announced an increase to the maximum roll of Bethlehem College in Tauranga, and approval for the college to establish a new campus in Rotorua. “This announcement reflects the Government’s commitment to ensure there’s […]

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Modified baby-led weaning shows benefits for infants – Otago research

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Modified baby-led weaning shows benefits for infants – Otago research

MIL OSI – Source: University of Otago Headline: Modified baby-led weaning shows benefits for infants – Otago research Tuesday, 11 July 2017 11:32amBabies who feed themselves as soon as they have started eating solids appear to be less fussy eaters, new University of Otago research has found. The study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, looked at […]

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Do we spend too much on Government salaries?

By   /  July 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Do we spend too much on Government salaries?

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Do we spend too much on Government salaries? How much of government spending should go to paying the salaries of public servants? By Dr Mark Avis As we head into our general election, there is an undiscussed issue that will have an impact on the […]

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Board appointments to NZQA

By   /  July 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Board appointments to NZQA

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Board appointments to NZQA Minister of Education Nikki Kaye, today announced two appointments to the Board of the New Zealand Qualifications Authority. Neil Quigley is reappointed as member for one year, whilst Justine Munro is appointed as member for a term of two years. “I […]

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Gold for new thinking in mental health peer support

By   /  July 9, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Gold for new thinking in mental health peer support

MIL OSI – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Gold for new thinking in mental health peer support New Thinking Gold Award winner Mary O’Hagan with Massey University Vice-Chancellor Professor Jan Thomas An innovative mental health project led by well-known campaigner Mary O’Hagan has been recognised by the Wellington community. Ms O’Hagan was awarded […]

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$2.2 million awarded to innovative teaching projects

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on $2.2 million awarded to innovative teaching projects

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $2.2 million awarded to innovative teaching projects The latest projects are being funded in the third round of the $18 million Teacher-led Innovation Fund (TLIF), which for the first time has been opened to teachers from early learning services to directly apply for funding. “TLIF […]

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$14m refurbishment of Northland College open

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on $14m refurbishment of Northland College open

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $14m refurbishment of Northland College open Education Minister Nikki Kaye and Associate Education Minister Louise Upston today announced the official opening of the $14 million redevelopment of Northland College in Kaikohe. Ms Upston was at the college this morning for the official opening ceremony. Ms […]

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