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Re-booting biculturalism in Aotearoa-New Zealand

Friday, 2 February 2018, 10:25 am | AUT University

The bicultural historical relationship between Māori and Pākehā has been a love affair as well as a power struggle. More >>

Fifty Years From the Woodhouse Report

Friday, 8 December 2017, 3:06 pm | AUT University

In December 1967 the Woodhouse Report was released, recommending a no-fault accident compensation scheme for New Zealand. 50 years later, ACC remains operates largely intact, an uncommon feat amongst New Zealand public policy initiatives. More >>

‘Working for dole’ policy could do more harm than good

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 2:00 pm | Auckland University of Technology

Simplistic ‘working for the dole’ approaches are unlikely to have significant impact and could cause damage, says Professor Max Abbott – Dean of AUT’s Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences. More >>

New Tool Measures Corporate Governance Effectiveness

Monday, 4 December 2017, 8:35 am | Auckland University of Technology

A new corporate governance index aims to quantify the voice of the shareholder at the boardroom table. More >>

New Zealand market sentiment index launches

Monday, 20 November 2017, 9:41 am | Auckland University of Technology

Bull or bear? For the first time New Zealand investors can quantify of how sentiment is shaping local financial markets. More >>

Family violence in the Pacific

Monday, 13 November 2017, 10:52 am | Auckland University of Technology

A leading Pacific academic says knowledge of family violence in Samoa is limited to physical abuse. And, the concept of ‘grooming’ is barely understood or recognised. More >>

Inaugural Kayes Fletcher Walker visiting scholar award

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 11:15 am | Auckland University of Technology

Australian criminal law academic Bernadette McSherry is the first person to receive the Kayes Fletcher Walker visiting scholar award in conjunction with AUT Law School. More >>

AUT helping students build mental strength

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 1:50 pm | AUT University

Auckland University of Technology (AUT) has marked Mental Health Awareness Week with the release of a new Resilience App for staff and students, the first of its kind by a New Zealand university. More >>

Awards winner keeps exports on track

Monday, 9 October 2017, 5:29 pm | AUT University

KiwiRail has taken out the supreme award at the AUT Business School Excellence in Business Support Awards. More >>

Ākina Foundation recognised

Monday, 9 October 2017, 4:18 pm | AUT Business Faculty

Hot on the heels from hosting the hugely successful Social Enterprise World Forum in Christchurch, The Ākina Foundation won the Non for Profit award at the 2017 AUT Business School Excellence in Business Support Awards. More >>

Building 21C Skills for the New World of Work

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 11:31 am | AUT University

Auckland based start-up 21C Skills Lab is hosting a series of events in October to raise awareness of the challenge and opportunity around 21C skills. More >>

Focus on fees for long-term KiwiSaver benefit

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 1:41 pm | Auckland University of Technology

Media coverage of research released today by KiwiSaver provider ANZ, which includes comments regarding a worrying trend that young people are too concerned with KiwiSaver fees rather than focusing on returns, flies in the face of current research on what ... More >>

Addressing the burden and benefits of tertiary study

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 5:27 pm | Auckland University of Technology

AUT has welcomed the debate following the Labour Party’s policy announcement on tertiary education emphasising the need to understand the unique role it plays in the lives of individuals and the country. More >>

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 >>

KiwiSaver product disclosure statements

Monday, 21 August 2017, 1:38 pm | Auckland University of Technology

KiwiSaver investors are dealing with less financial jargon but still need to be well educated to make sense of one of the key documents sent out by providers. 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 >>

NZ's first chartered bilingual Māori/English Toastmasters

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 11:52 am | Auckland University of Technology

Tōhī Toastmasters at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is celebrating its newfound status as New Zealand’s first chartered bilingual Te Reo Māori/English Toastmasters club. More >>

   

 

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