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Rural medicine school well intended but misplaced

Monday, 28 August 2017, 2:45 pm | AUT University

National’s election announcement of funding to establish a new school of rural medicine is well intended but misplaced, according to Auckland University of Technology Dean of Health and Environmental Sciences Professor Max Abbott. “The good news ... More >>

A national languages policy for New Zealand

Friday, 18 August 2017, 4:42 pm | AUT University

New Zealand is more ethnically and linguistically diverse than ever before. What is now termed ‘superdiversity’ has the potential to be a great strength for New Zealand. Having people able to speak a number of languages and communicate interculturally ... More >>

Leadership lessons for the next generation of leaders

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 9:25 am | AUT University

Aspiring student leaders from schools across Auckland spent the day walking in the footsteps of business greats as part of the AUT Business and Law Schools’ Shadow a Leader programme. More >>

Housing Prices Relative to Consumer Prices: An Analysis

Friday, 2 June 2017, 3:19 pm | AUT University

Since 2002, but excluding the period when the Global Financial Crisis impacted (2007-2012), house price rises in New Zealand have averaged 12.4% more than the Consumer Price Index (CPI). This differential is almost ten times the pre-2002 rate. More >>

Tongan youth suicide prevention

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 12:06 pm | AUT University

Tongan Youth Suicide Prevention in Aotearoa was developed in collaboration between researchers at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) and the University of Auckland, with funding from the Health Research Council of New Zealand. More >>

Researcher welcomes Family Start Investment

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 3:21 pm | AUT University

The lead author of research into the Family Start home visiting programme has welcomed Government’s investment of an extra $28 million, announced today. More >>

First-in-family scholarship inspires others

Friday, 7 April 2017, 11:42 am | AUT University

When you have no family history of university attendance, or come from a community where higher education is not the norm, the challenges of making it ‘across the stage’ are manifold. More >>

How well are we recovering?

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 10:44 am | AUT University

A look at work limitations four years after mild traumatic brain injury A new study from researchers at the Auckland University of Technology’s National Institute for Stroke and Applied Neuroscience has discovered a dramatic link between people ... More >>

AUT to get New Zealand’s first 100% electric bus

Friday, 20 January 2017, 9:52 am | AUT University

The viability of large electric vehicles (EVs) as replacements for current diesel buses is to be tested with a project that will see New Zealand’s first 100% electric bus on New Zealand’s roads. More >>

Social innovation is here to stay

Thursday, 17 November 2016, 3:03 pm | AUT University

It’s the new buzzword for ‘doing good well’, but New Zealand has strong roots in social innovation that predate the movement. More >>

Call for paramedics to be regulated to reduce risk of harm

Thursday, 17 November 2016, 3:01 pm | AUT University

“Paramedics in New Zealand should be regulated, to ensure they are clinically competent and to protect the safety of the public,” says Dr Andrew Swain, Associate Professor in Paramedicine at Auckland University of Technology (AUT). More >>

AUT climbs global university rankings

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 9:35 am | AUT University

AUT has moved up 39 places since 2014 and now ranks in the top 450 universities in the world, according to the latest QS World University Rankings. More >>

Time to debunk myths and welcome refugees to NZ

Monday, 20 June 2016, 2:18 pm | AUT University

Debunking myths about refugees is AUT senior lecturer Maria Hayward’s goal for World Refugee Day [June 20] this year. More >>

Business support organisations feature in annual awards

Friday, 10 June 2016, 4:58 pm | AUT University

Behind every business success story is a support network of organisations that make their achievements possible. More >>

Open Day to help students make educated decisions

Tuesday, 10 May 2016, 3:46 pm | AUT University

Students considering their options for 2017 and beyond will have the chance to find out more about AUT during the Open Day on Saturday 27th August. More >>

Professor calls for inquiry into mental health services

Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 1:48 pm | AUT University

Professor Max Abbott, Dean of the Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences at Auckland University of Technology, is calling for an independent commission of inquiry into mental health services. The former president of the World Federation for Mental ... More >>

AUT’s Student Focus Recognised by Independent Panel

Monday, 18 April 2016, 3:40 pm | AUT University

An independent audit has shown AUT students benefit from the University’s focus on providing opportunity and being ‘genuinely centred on teaching, learning and student engagement’. More >>

AUT Policy Observatory: New briefing papers released

Thursday, 7 April 2016, 12:51 pm | AUT University

The Precariat and the Future of Work Guy Standing, Professor of Development Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. More >>

Nurturing tomorrow’s World Class New Zealanders

Thursday, 10 March 2016, 12:30 pm | AUT University

Partnering globally successful business people with first in family university students is at the heart of a unique mentoring initiative launched by Kea and AUT yesterday. More >>

Nurturing tomorrow’s World Class New Zealanders

Thursday, 10 March 2016, 12:30 pm | AUT University

Partnering globally successful business people with first in family university students is at the heart of a unique mentoring initiative launched by Kea and AUT yesterday. More >>

 

 

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