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Ara students help diabetes patients make healthy choices

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 10:13 am | Ara Institute

Computing and Human Nutrition tutors were receptive; they saw a chance for students to work collaboratively on an interesting project that could make a difference to people in the community. More >>

Few Days Left to Submit Entries for the 2017 IYSFF

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 3:22 pm | Ara Institute

Young Kiwi filmmakers have just a few days left to submit entries for the 2017 International Youth Silent Film Festival (IYSFF) Canterbury Regional finals, which closes 1 October. More >>

Ara hosts national hui

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 11:43 am | Ara Institute

Te Toi Tauira mō te Matariki 2017, on 27 - 29 September at Ara Institute of Canterbury, is a chance to build relationships within the institute as well as with partner organisations, Kaiārahi (Māori Advisor) at Ara, Te Marino Lenihan says. More >>

Ara tutor writes the textbook on global disability theatre

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 9:32 am | Ara Institute

Thirteen years of working with intellectually disabled actors, a six-year PhD into disability in theatre and becoming part of a global network of leading academics and differently-abled theatre companies has recently led to a book contract for Ara ... More >>

Awhina Tapiata has earned the Sacha McKnight Cup for 2017

Monday, 25 September 2017, 10:01 am | Ara Institute

“Perseverance and stickability” against the odds has earned star Bachelor of Nursing student Awhina Tapiata the Sacha McKnight Cup for 2017. More >>

An Ara graduate will save the institute $100,000 a year

Monday, 25 September 2017, 9:28 am | Ara Institute

An Ara graduate will save the institute $100,000 a year in energy costs through better energy management. More >>

NZBS Team Takes Most Ever Wins at Christchurch 48HOURS

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 11:15 am | Ara Institute

You have just 48 hours to make a short film. What do you need to achieve this? More >>

NZBS team takes most ever wins at Christchurch 48HOURS

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 9:16 am | Ara Institute

You have just 48 hours to make a short film. What do you need to achieve this? More >>

Ara Graduates’ Sweet Moments of Success after Sacrifice

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 10:30 am | Ara Institute

Every person graduating this Friday at the Ara Spring Graduation Ceremony deserves the highest praise for their hard work and their achievement. More >>

Graduates’ sweet moments of success after sacrifice

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 10:02 am | Ara Institute

Every person graduating this Friday at the Ara Spring Graduation Ceremony deserves the highest praise for their hard work and their achievement. More >>

Ara Tutors Trial New Methods of Integrating Technology

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 9:47 am | Ara Institute

Awards: Ara tutors are trialling new methods of integrating technology and actively seeking feedback to improve the efficacy of their teaching. More >>

Sweating the Small Stuff - Māori Language Week 11-15 Sept

Friday, 8 September 2017, 10:29 am | Ara Institute

This Te Wiki o te Reo Māori / Māori Language Week, Ara is combining sports and Māori language to bring Te Reo out of the classroom and out of official ceremonies and into everyday settings like… the gym. More >>

Well women birth better in primary level care

Friday, 8 September 2017, 9:56 am | Ara Institute

A Christchurch study just published in the prestigious BMJ Open (a subsidiary of the British Medical Journal), has found that low risk women who choose to give birth in primary-level maternity units have better outcomes than those who choose hospital ... More >>

Ara welcomes Tony Gray to CE role

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 10:29 am | Ara Institute

Caption: Tony and his family cross from the Nelson party to join the Ara staff group at the whakatau to welcome him as the new CE of Ara. More >>

Cabaret? Right this way!

Monday, 4 September 2017, 9:16 am | Ara Institute

Hard at work rehearsing Cabaret, third year NASDA students are giving it their all ahead of opening night this Friday 8 September. Photo credit NASDA More >>

Dual nursing qualification attracts men to nursing

Monday, 14 August 2017, 10:04 am | Ara Institute

The health sector needs more male nurses, but has struggled to attract men into what has traditionally been a female domain. While up to 50% of those enrolling to become doctors are now reportedly women, only 10% or less of nursing students are ... More >>

Where did all the other sports go?

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 9:04 am | Ara Institute

Listening to the sports news on popular radio stations, you might think that sports equals rugby in New Zealand. Sure we love the All Blacks, but what happened to the many other sports that New Zealanders excel in? More >>

Wyma nurtures local talent to solve skills shortage Inbox

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 9:33 am | Ara Institute

To compete on a global stage, Christchurch manufacturing company Wyma Solutions needs more apprentices fast. More >>

Bing Dawe and His Sculptural Birds Fly at Ara

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 10:18 am | Ara Institute

Birds appear to fly from a sculpture soon to be erected at a gateway to the almost-completed North Green at Ara Institute of Canterbury’s Christchurch campus. More >>

Ara Kahukura just in time for IPENZ Week of Engineering

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 9:06 am | Ara Institute

The new Kahukura building at Ara Institute of Canterbury, conceived as a teaching tool for engineering students, is ready just in time to host the Week of Engineering Expo in Christchurch on Saturday 5 August from 10am-4pm. More >>

   

 

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