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AMINZ and AUT Law School welcome a young arbitration group

Published: Thu 19 Jul 2018 05:27 PM
WELLINGTON — The Arbitrators’ and Mediators’ Institute of New Zealand, (AMINZ) and AUT Law School have joined forces to provide a young arbitration group in New Zealand. Read more...

Putting politics on ice in favour of an alpine career

Published: Thu 19 Jul 2018 01:40 PM
Liz Nelson is a ski instructor and coordinator for the ski kindy at Cardrona Alpine Resort. As a young student, she thought she was destined for a career in politics, but fate had other plans. Read more...

Te WānangaoAotearoaappointsTeUruroaFlavellasnewCEO

Published: Thu 19 Jul 2018 01:08 PM
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa chair Vanessa Eparaima said she is delighted to appoint someone with the experience Mr Flavell brings to the role. “Te Ururoa has a strong background in Māori education as a leader in Māori language revitalisation and in leading ... Read more...

Microsoft supports inspiring New Zealand teachers

Published: Thu 19 Jul 2018 12:32 PM
If you were one of the approximately 100 teachers at Microsoft House in Auckland last weekend (14-15 July), you would have been greeted with an exciting atmosphere. The whizzing of drones filled the air, sounding like miniature Formula 1 cars, and ... Read more...

Literacy is a human right

Published: Tue 17 Jul 2018 03:09 PM
A University of Canterbury researcher is positioning literacy as a human right linked with health and wellbeing, community engagement, cultural imperatives and lifelong learning; and making a difference in the lives of the children participating in the ... Read more...

Innovative housing complex designed for Wellington

Published: Mon 16 Jul 2018 01:18 PM
Thirty top architecture, engineering and construction management students, one brief and just three days to design a Wellington-centric housing complex for all generations. Read more...

Bicultural competence at heart of new degree

Published: Fri 13 Jul 2018 09:37 AM
A new Bachelor of Communication degree at the University of Canterbury is weaving bicultural awareness and activities into each course of study. Read more...

Learn Something New – It’s Good for You!

Published: Thu 12 Jul 2018 07:06 PM
For twenty years New Zealanders have joined adults in over forty countries to celebrate the joy of learning. The celebration formerly known as Adult Learners’ Week, is a UNESCO initiative highlighting the importance and benefits of lifelong learning ... Read more...

NZ story included in global theatre work for resistance

Published: Thu 12 Jul 2018 04:33 PM
The importance of theatre as a form of participatory democracy, at a time when democracy is under threat globally, was affirmed at an international gathering of drama in education researchers and practitioners at the University of Auckland. Read more...

City & Guilds Co-Sponsor National Secondary School Challenge

Published: Thu 12 Jul 2018 04:31 PM
City & Guilds Pacific have been proud sponsors of the National Secondary School Culinary Challenge (NSSCC) run by the ‘Culinary Arts Development Trust’ since 2014. Each year the Regionals and National final showcases some very talented high ... Read more...
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