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Kava drinking research highlighted in global report

Monday, 12 March 2018, 4:25 pm | AUT

AUT PhD student, Edmond Fehoko, continues to garner international attention with his master’s thesis on the experiences and perceptions of New Zealand-born Tongan males participating in the faikava or kava drinking circle. More >>

Brilliant teaching and research excellence

Thursday, 29 October 2015, 3:35 pm | AUT

AUT’s top award for academic excellence has been awarded to Professor Nikola Kasabov at last week’s AUT Excellence Awards. More >>

Breaking down New Zealand history across disciplines

Wednesday, 15 July 2015, 11:27 am | AUT

History @AUT, PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES 2015 Mark Twain is reputed to have said that “History never repeats itself, but it does rhyme”. Similarly, there is an old Māori saying about the past always being before us. In a series of five lectures ... More >>

Finalists named for AUT Excellence in Business Support Award

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 10:20 am | AUT

Finalists for the 2015 AUT Faculty of Business and Law Excellence in Business Support Awards have been announced today. “The importance of excellent business support runs through everything we do in the AUT Faculty of Business and Law, from teaching ... More >>

Looking at eggs differently makes them more than just tasty

Friday, 15 May 2015, 10:42 am | AUT

Visualizing the hidden patterns of eggshells and measuring how light interacts with them can inform the design of UV-protective materials More >>

NZ data tool can predict risk of child abuse

Tuesday, 12 May 2015, 11:19 am | AUT

A data tool that can accurately identify children at risk of abuse is unlikely to ever be used in the way envisioned by one of its architects. More >>

AUT University empowering creativity and Kidz First Hospital

Monday, 11 May 2015, 10:29 am | AUT

AUT University empowering creativity and Kidz First Hospital Oscar Wilde once said that art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known. Some of AUT’s most talented individuals are contributing their artwork to this year’s ... More >>

AUT leads advancement in Pasifika tertiary education

Thursday, 20 February 2014, 6:02 pm | AUT

AUT University has appointed Walter Fraser to the position of Head of Pasifika Advancement with effect from 14 April 2014. The Head of Pasifika Advancement provides strategic advice and leadership to advance initiatives across the University that build on ... More >>

AUT’s Research Performance Has More Than Doubled Yet Again!

Thursday, 11 April 2013, 4:56 pm | AUT

AUT’s Research Performance Has More Than Doubled Yet Again! The results from the 2012 PBRF assessment show that AUT University has almost doubled the number of academic staff members who have been assessed as research active since the assessment in 2006, ... More >>

AUT’s First Chancellor Recognised In New Year’s Honours

Friday, 11 January 2013, 11:17 am | AUT

AUT’s First Chancellor Recognised In New Year’s Honours AUT University congratulates Dr Tony Lanigan for being appointed by the Queen as a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to tertiary education and the community. More >>

Students Help Struggling Orchestra

Wednesday, 10 October 2012, 10:55 am | AUT

A group of senior public relations students are facing the music as they help Auckland’s oldest chamber orchestra prepare for their anniversary concert this Sunday. More >>

Nutrition expert calls for IOC to drop junk food

Friday, 10 August 2012, 9:34 am | AUT

Corporate, commercial sponsorship agreements with International and National Olympic Committees are undermining the future for our children, says a leading nutrition expert. More >>

AUT Business School recognised among the best in the world

Tuesday, 2 August 2011, 2:09 pm | AUT

The AUT University Business School has been recognised among the top five percent of business schools in the world. AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – an internationally renowned organisation – has ... More >>

AUT hosts Youthline Fono to look at health issues

Wednesday, 30 March 2011, 3:19 pm | AUT

Tomorrow AUT and Youthline Manukau are hosting a Youth Health Council Fono where up to 300 secondary students will look at key health issues affecting Manukau youth and the difference health promotion makes in the community. More >>

AuSM Orientation 2010

Friday, 19 February 2010, 2:43 pm | AUT

Fat Freddy’s Drop will headline AuSM Orientation 2010 and AUT University students can snap up tickets for as little as $5. More >>

Advancements in Solar Energy

Tuesday, 30 June 2009, 9:35 am | AUT

The use of renewable energy is increasingly essential to achieve the Kyoto Protocol commitment for 2012 by reducing greenhouse emissions as well as reducing the ecological footprint of every New Zealander. Many initiatives have already been taken or planned ... More >>

American expert visits AUT

Thursday, 4 June 2009, 1:11 pm | AUT

Singing shirts, purses with inbuilt touch alarms and cycling jackets that indicate when you turn are a few of the spinoffs of technology that allows fabric to respond to stimuli like light, sound and touch. This week, international electronic textiles ... More >>

AUT professors awarded $240K for research

Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 5:31 pm | AUT

Two AUT University professors have been awarded $240K to lead New Zealand academic research. The National Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence Ako Aotearoa announced its $1.3 million National Project Fund 2008 recipients in early February. More >>

Dunne congratulates ANZ, AUT

Tuesday, 9 September 2008, 12:24 am | AUT

Minister of Revenue the Honourable Peter Dunne congratulated ANZ National Bank as the first corporate member of a new centre that takes business philanthropy beyond chequebook charity. More >>

The Māori Sports Awards are coming to CODE

Friday, 5 September 2008, 12:28 am | AUT

During the past six years, AUT University has supported 12 emerging Māori athletes to develop their sporting and academic excellence, through the Māori Sports Awards Scholarships. More >>



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