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Pregnant women are not getting enough Omega-3

Friday, 22 September 2017, 2:49 pm | Massey University

The first ever study on the intakes of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in pregnant women in New Zealand, has found only 30 per cent are getting the recommended daily amount. More >>

Emergency preparation – only for the privileged?

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 2:07 pm | Massey University

Storing food and other supplies in case of a disaster is out of the question for people who cannot afford the basics for everyday living – a key issue that needs to be addressed by emergency preparedness agencies, according to new research from ... More >>

The Bitter Trend audio and visual experience at FLUX Space

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 10:18 am | Massey University

The Bitter Trend audio and visual experience at FLUX Space on the 15th of October More >>

Dr Wham awarded Dietitians NZ Award of Excellence

Monday, 18 September 2017, 1:23 pm | Massey University

Associate Professor Carol Wham from Massey University’s School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition recently received the prestigious Dietitians NZ Award of Excellence in the category of Outstanding Achievement in Dietetics. She was presented the award ... More >>

Searching stories for young women on stage

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 10:46 am | Massey University

Award-winning playwright Angie Farrow’s new season of three plays delves into the quandaries and quests of today’s young women, whether at the frontline or under the radar of social media’s decoys and distortions. More >>

Good vibrations reduce muscle aches

Monday, 11 September 2017, 2:55 pm | Massey University

New research from Massey University’s College of Health shows wearable vibration technology can reduce muscle aches and pain after strenuous exercise, benefiting those suffering from tired and sore bodies. More >>

Social change conference at Massey hits the mark with youth

Monday, 4 September 2017, 3:52 pm | Massey University

A conference at Massey University this week on social change highlights the need for a long-term approach to bringing about significant changes in addressing inequality and social justice issues, says organiser Dr Warwick Tie. More >>

School kids help remove stigma of dementia

Friday, 1 September 2017, 1:09 pm | Massey University

Albany primary school pupils are honing their communication skills with the help of Massey University Speech Language Therapy students. They are being coached to talk to local aged care residents as part of an inter-generational approach to break ... More >>

Broadcasters take on Massey roles

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 5:27 pm | Massey University

Prominent Māori broadcasters, Scotty and Stacey Morrison will join Massey University’s Te Pūtahi-a-Toi at the beginning of September. More >>

Empowering Pasifika communities to lead healthier lives

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 12:09 pm | Massey University

A Massey University researcher has been awarded funding for a project which aims to empower Pasifika communities. More >>

Agrifood sector is tech-savvy but not ready for disruption

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 5:05 pm | Massey University

A new agrifood sector report has found that New Zealand farmers have been quick to adopt smart farming techniques, but few are preparing for major technological disruption. More >>

Agrifood Sector Tech-Savvy, but not Ready for Disruption

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 9:15 am | Massey University

A new agrifood sector report has found that New Zealand farmers have been quick to adopt smart farming techniques, but few are preparing for major technological disruption. More >>

Communicating Through the Catwalk

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 12:24 pm | Massey University

Tackling aggressive masculinity is a tough topic to communicate in any language, but Massey design student Jacob Coutie, Ngāti Raukawa/Tainui, is getting his message out through his clothes. More >>

Massey University’s Fashion Degree Celebrates NZFW Success

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 11:35 am | Massey University

Massey University’s fashion design degree celebrates its coming of age this year with one of its best years at the country’s biggest festival of fashion. More >>

Kiwi Road Workers’ Dialogue Makes London Stage

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 10:08 am | Massey University

Her sleep-ins were ruined. But Elspeth Tilley ended up writing an award-winning play based on conversations between road workers she overhead while trying to rest during a break. More >>

Asian lens on diverse societies and how we interact

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 5:09 pm | Massey University

The need for deeper, Asian-informed cross-cultural understandings – relevant in an age of globalisation and high immigration – underpins an international conference at Massey University this weekend. More >>

Do you have high blood sugar?

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 2:49 pm | Massey University

Currently around 240,000 New Zealanders live with diabetes, mostly type 2, with a further estimated 100,000 people undiagnosed. More >>

Engaging Young Voters Online

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 10:20 am | Massey University

An interactive online tool that boosted youth voting turnout at the 2014 election is back. More >>

School driving lessons benefit students in many ways

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 4:59 pm | Massey University

Compulsory driver’s licence education at secondary schools is being endorsed by new research from Massey University on the grounds it will make a big difference in helping young people get jobs. More >>

Massey University - Q&A on the North Korea crisis

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 1:59 pm | Massey University

Massey University - Q&A on the North Korea crisis: Asia politics expert Dr Marc Lanteigne Dr Marc Lanteigne | Senior Lecturer (China, East Asia, Polar Regions) Centre for Defence and Security Studies | Massey University Albany (Auckland), ... More >>

 

 

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