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Spirituality on the psychology map

Friday, 28 August 2015, 9:46 am | Massey University

Spiritual experiences are not often talked about in psychology. But two Massey University researchers are looking to change that. More >>

Dissecting sport management in the digital age

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 10:13 am | Massey University

Two Massey University staff will next month present research at the European Association of Sport Management conference in Dublin, Ireland. More >>

New Zealand Fashion Week - Sustainability

Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 1:56 pm | Massey University

With New Zealand fashion week 2015 in full swing this week, Space Between and Sustainable Fashion have joined forces to incite change in the industry by raising awareness for the true cost of ethical sustainable fashion. They will do this by facilitating ... More >>

Easy information about money key to empowerment

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 5:41 pm | Massey University

Money Week 2015 will see the launch of a new financial literacy course designed specifically to build the skills of people with intellectual learning disability. More >>

NZ’s ‘invisible’ Anglo-Indians in new research focus

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 5:39 pm | Massey University

While the tumultuous world of 19th century Anglo-Indian politics and history has gripped television viewers here with the British television drama Indian Summers, a Massey University social scientist is keen to find out more about the Anglo-Indian ... More >>

UK dyslexia expert sheds light on NZ problem

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 5:37 pm | Massey University

The views of a visiting British co-author of a controversial book on dyslexia highlights how the term ‘dyslexia’ has hindered efforts to help children with reading difficulties in New Zealand. More >>

How do we solve New Zealand’s healthcare challenges?

Monday, 17 August 2015, 10:10 am | Massey University

One of New Zealand’s leading public health experts is calling for a move away from 20th century medical treatments. More >>

Study explores social needs of youth with cancer

Thursday, 13 August 2015, 4:28 pm | Massey University

A Massey University researcher is exploring social interactions and comments that can help or hinder adolescents and young adults dealing with cancer. More >>

Massey lecturer honoured for contribution to Dairy

Wednesday, 12 August 2015, 4:49 pm | Massey University

School of Food and Nutrition senior lecturer Rod Bennett has been awarded the New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology Distinguished Service Award for the Dairy Industry. More >>

Online anthology explores Pukeahu/Mt Cook

Tuesday, 11 August 2015, 12:21 pm | Massey University

A collaboration between staff and students from colleges across Massey University’s Wellington campus has led to the launch of an online anthology exploring its location in the suburb of Mt Cook. More >>

Disaster hub opens on Wellington campus

Monday, 10 August 2015, 1:51 pm | Massey University

A one-stop shop for disaster risk reduction and emergency management will be officially launched on Massey University’s Wellington campus on Wednesday. More >>

Massey poets in the running for Montreal prize

Monday, 10 August 2015, 1:32 pm | Massey University

Two Massey University poets from the School of English and Media Studies are the only New Zealand entries selected for the long list of the prestigious C$20,000 (NZ $21,500) Montreal International Poetry Prize. More >>

Māori Book Award finalists announced

Thursday, 6 August 2015, 3:42 pm | Massey University

The shortlist of New Zealand’s top Māori books for 2014 has been announced ahead of this year’s Massey University Ngā Kupu Ora Aotearoa Māori Book Awards. More >>

Remembering Chunuk Bair 100 years on

Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 4:49 pm | Massey University

Modern and traditional forms of storytelling will evoke the First World War at a special event in Palmerston North this Friday to mark 100 years since the renowned battle of Chunuk Bair – one of the most significant events in the Gallipoli campaign ... More >>

Tree Mount design stands tall at Dyson Awards

Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 7:49 am | Massey University

Industrial design graduate Jason Khoo with his full-sized Tree Mount design, which won the 2015 New Zealand James Dyson Award. More >>

Johnny Enzed – the truth of war in soldiers’ words

Sunday, 2 August 2015, 11:10 am | Massey University

Testimonies from more than 2000 letters, diaries and journal entries of New Zealand soldiers who served in the Great War (1914-1918) provide vivid, moving and horrifying written accounts in a new book by Massey University Professor of War Studies Glyn ... More >>

Evaluating Auckland’s amalgamation

Friday, 31 July 2015, 7:36 am | Massey University

Massey University recently hosted a seminar for researchers of the unitary local government model implemented in Auckland in 2010. The aim was to review the governance reform after its fifth year in existence and evaluate its success. More >>

Growing the pool of future female leaders

Friday, 24 July 2015, 2:01 pm | Massey University

The New Zealand Herald’s recent survey of executive pay not only failed to find any women earning top dollars – it also revealed there are currently no female chief executives of NZX 50-listed companies. More >>

Primary schools sought for health and wellness week study

Wednesday, 22 July 2015, 4:57 pm | Massey University

More children are sought for New Zealand’s first-ever comprehensive investigation measuring the connection between a range of health indicators and the risk of diabetes or heart disease, also known as cardio-metabolic health. More >>

Employers must adapt to older workers’ needs

Wednesday, 22 July 2015, 10:05 am | Massey University

Employers will need to consider more flexible work schedules and reduced hours to accommodate the needs of an expanding older workforce, according to Massey University researchers. More >>

 

 

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