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Teenage designer shows at NZ Fashion Week

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Creative Arts, Creative Arts, Education, Explore - CREATIVE ARTS, Explore - Fashion-textile, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research - Design, School of Design, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Teenage designer shows at NZ Fashion Week

Source: Massey University Second-year fashion design student Havilah Koledoye puts the finishing touches to one piece of her collection to be shown at New Zealand Fashion Week. Second-year fashion design student Havilah Koledoye’s talent and past experience helping out behind the scenes at New Zealand Fashion Week has earned her a spot at the event’s […]

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Winner of EIT Business Award Feels Validated

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Brett Mead, Business, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, First Chiropractic Hastings, General News, Hastings City Celebration Awards, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Winner of EIT Business Award Feels Validated

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 13 mins ago Knowing that “we’re doing things right” has been a huge boost for Brett Mead and the team at First Chiropractic Hastings after a win in the city’s celebration awards last week. Brett and wife Emma have owned the business for three years. Taking out the […]

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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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Improvements made to Ngā Kete Information Product Library

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on Improvements made to Ngā Kete Information Product Library

Source: Tertiary Education Commission Last updated 27 August 2018Last updated 08/27/2018 We’ve made some improvements to the Information Product Library in Ngā Kete. This is part of our ongoing commitment to keep making Ngā Kete work better for you.We’ve made some improvements to the Information Product Library in Ngā Kete. This is part of our ongoing commitment […]

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Otago scientist wins award for cancer research

By   /  August 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago scientist wins award for cancer research

Source: University of Otago Monday, 27 August 2018 9:30amUniversity of Otago scientist Dr Andrew Das is the recipient of the 2018 Roche Translational Cancer Research Fellowship.University of Otago scientist Dr Andrew Das has won the Roche Translational Cancer Research Fellowship to further his work as part of a research team investigating the role of epigenetics […]

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Stuart McCutcheon’s axe falls on teacher training

By   /  August 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Employment, General staff, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Universities, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Stuart McCutcheon’s axe falls on teacher training

Source: Tertiary Education Union Stuart McCutcheon’s axe falls on teacher training Stuart McCutcheon’s axe has fallen on the University of Auckland’sFaculty of Education and Social Work after 21 staff were told this weekthat their jobs are on the line. Echoing through the Beehive,McCutcheon’s axing of each and every job will make it harder forJacinda Ardern […]

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Otago experts question use of consultants who worked for tobacco industry in NZ tobacco review

By   /  August 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago experts question use of consultants who worked for tobacco industry in NZ tobacco review

Source: University of Otago Friday, 24 August 2018 2:31pmAssociate Professor George ThomsonUniversity of Otago researchers believe Government actions may be inconsistent with its tobacco treaty obligations by employing a consulting firm that has worked globally for the tobacco industry, to advise on tobacco taxation.In a blog published in international journal Tobacco Control today, Associate Professor […]

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Honing in on the key ingredients for successful self-management of chronic pain

By   /  August 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Honing in on the key ingredients for successful self-management of chronic pain

Source: University of Otago Friday, 24 August 2018 2:19pmFrom left: Dr Meredith Perry, Dr Hemakumar Devan, both from School of Physiotherapy, Wellington. Ms Barbara Saipe and Ms Dagmar Hempel, both from Pain Management Service, CCDHB.The outlook for the one in five New Zealanders with persistent or chronic pain has the potential to be more positive […]

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Master’s research a labour of love for Shihad frontman

By   /  August 24, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Creative Arts, Creative Arts, Education, Explore - CREATIVE ARTS, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, Music and campus life, New Zealand, Research - 21st century, School of Music and CMP, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Master’s research a labour of love for Shihad frontman

Source: Massey University Lead singer for Shihad and The Adults Jon Toogood, who is studing via distance for a master’s degree with the School of Music and Creative Media Prodcution at Massey’s University’s Wellington campus. Musician Jon Toogood’s master’s thesis was not just a musical marriage of with his tutors from Massey’s College of Creative […]

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Talented composer shortlisted for SOUNZ Award

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Talented composer shortlisted for SOUNZ Award

Source: University Of Auckland Senior Lecturer Leonie Holmes from the School of Music has been named as a finalist for the 2018 SOUNZ Contemporary Award, celebrating excellence in composition, for her work Dance of the Wintersmith. Now in its 20th year, the award recognises New Zealand compositions demonstrating outstanding levels of creativity and inspiration and […]

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Latest cash injection for polytech signals need for major change

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Weltec, Whitireia  /  Comments Off on Latest cash injection for polytech signals need for major change

Source: Tertiary Education Union Latest cash injection for polytech signals need for major change Press release The government’s decision to provide a $15m bailout for WhitireiaPolytechnic and moves to replace the joint Whitireia-Weltec council with acommissioner is further evidence of the need to fundamentally rethink thefunding, governance, and management models used in the tertiary educationsector […]

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Te Kura finalist in Best Design Awards 2018

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Te Kura - Correspondence School  /  Comments Off on Te Kura finalist in Best Design Awards 2018

Source: Te Kura – Correspondence School Te Kura’s online learning environment, which has transformed the way distance students learn, is a finalist in the 2018 Best Design Awards. The Awards, by the Designers Institute of New Zealand, showcase excellence in graphic, spatial, product, interactive and motion design. Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (Te Kura)’s […]

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Both funding and structures key to long-term educational provision at Lincoln

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, Lincoln University, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union  /  Comments Off on Both funding and structures key to long-term educational provision at Lincoln

Source: Tertiary Education Union TEU Press Release 22 August 2018 Both funding and structures key to long-term educational provision atLincoln The latest exploration of a partnership or merger opportunity between twotertiary education institutions is further evidence that we need to rethinkthe sector’s funding system, the TEU said. Lincoln University and the University of Canterbury (UC) […]

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More Māori voices needed in city planning – Otago graduate

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on More Māori voices needed in city planning – Otago graduate

Source: University of Otago Thursday, 23 August 2018 3:42pmAlexandra KitsonThere are calls from a University of Otago planning graduate for greater recognition and involvement of iwi and hapū surrounding the development of city spaces.Alexandra Kitson (Ngāi Tahu) examined two residential developments in Christchurch developed by Ngai Tahu Property as part of her Master of Planning […]

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Hunger for literary humour takes a ‘novel’ approach

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Ara Institute of Canterbury, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Education  /  Comments Off on Hunger for literary humour takes a ‘novel’ approach

Source: Ara Institute of Canterbury 23 Aug 2018 The hunger for a good book takes a novel turn again, as Ara’s students and staff compete in the fifth annual Edible Book competition at Ara on 29 August, where book titles inspire edible creations and humour is high on the ingredient list.   “We are always surprised […]

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Massey forges links with top Polish university

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - Defence and Security, International, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Massey forges links with top Polish university

Source: Massey University (from left) Professor Rouben Azizian with Vice-Chancellor Professor Jan Thomas, Polish President Andrzej Duda and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at the Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony in Auckland. International security scholars at Massey University will have new opportunities for research collaboration on central European issues, thanks to a Memorandum of […]

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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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Finding a cure for the incurable

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Finding a cure for the incurable

Source: Massey University Health Sciences and Riddet Institute doctoral student Saima Rizwan Health Sciences and Riddet Institute doctoral student Saima Rizwan hopes to one day create medication that will treat the incurable joint disease osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis currently affects one in six New Zealanders over the age of forty and is the most common degenerative joint […]

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What can the Ancients teach us about merging and mixing?

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Conference/Seminar, Education, Explore - HUMANITIES, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Humanities, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on What can the Ancients teach us about merging and mixing?

Source: Massey University Dr David Rafferty and Dr Anastasia Bakogianni will discuss what we can learn from the Ancients about creating communities Democracy and citizenship are ancient ideas, still evolving in our time. Massey University Classical Studies specialists will share insights on how outsiders were integrated into Ancient Greek and Roman societies and explore parallels […]

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Theatre award for a haunting Canterbury tale

By   /  August 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Awards and appointments, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - English and theatre, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Student profiles, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Theatre award for a haunting Canterbury tale

Source: Massey University A touching letter and a ghostly encounter in a historic Christchurch homestead sparked the idea for a play exploring the dilemmas of migrant life by Ukraine-born Master of Creative Writing student Nataliya Oryshchuk. She was recently awarded first prize by the Playwrights Association of New Zealand’s 2018 One Act Play Competition for her […]

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