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New stuttering clinic opens in Albany

Monday, 26 September 2016, 3:03 pm | Massey University

A new specialist stuttering clinic has opened at Massey University’s Auckland campus, and aims to help people of all ages across the region who stutter. More >>

Recognising the complex issues facing social workers

Monday, 26 September 2016, 1:23 pm | Massey University

This Wednesday marks National Social Workers’ Day – a day to recognise the contribution social workers make towards a more humane, just and caring society. More >>

Ig Nobel award winners assess the personality of rocks

Monday, 26 September 2016, 1:03 pm | Massey University

A Massey University marketing lecturer has received the 2016 Ig Nobel Prize for economics for a research project that asked university students to describe the “brand personalities” of three rocks. More >>

Pathways to public health

Monday, 26 September 2016, 11:29 am | Massey University

The School of Public Health is hosting its first Public Health Symposium this Friday, - a forum for dialogue, debate and sharing of research and practice to improve public health in Aotearoa New Zealand. More >>

Dog food research dazzles at 3MT finals

Saturday, 24 September 2016, 1:04 pm | Massey University

A veterinary researcher beat 10 other finalists to win the PhD finals of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition with his research on dog protein requirements. More >>

Joint Food Technology programme launches in Singapore

Friday, 23 September 2016, 12:33 pm | Massey University

First day of lectures for the Year 2 Food Technology students on Singapore Institute of Technology’s Dover campus, with staff from Massey University and SIT More >>

Occupational English Test launching at Massey

Thursday, 22 September 2016, 3:04 pm | Massey University

Massey University is now an official testing venue for the Occupational English Test (OET) – an international English language test to assess the language and communication skills of healthcare professionals. More >>

Enhancing professionalism of social work

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 2:19 pm | Massey University

New research from Massey University’s School of Social Work highlights the impact of the Non-Government Organisation Study Award scheme on recipients and their organisations. More >>

Call for more Māori studying agribusiness

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 4:54 pm | Massey University

Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has urged more students to undertake a new Māori Agribusiness major Massey University is offering as part of the Bachelor of AgriCommerce. More >>

The right to prescribe

Thursday, 15 September 2016, 12:34 pm | Massey University

In a first for New Zealand, registered nurses will be able to prescribe medicines for a wide range of conditions under the Medicines (Designated Prescriber – Registered Nurses) Regulations 2016 . More >>

Remembering NZ soldiers killed in Battle of Somme

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 3:36 pm | Massey University

Remembering NZ soldiers in WWI Battle of Somme Caption: Scene from the Battle of the Somme More >>

Former cop's study tackles Thai sex trafficking

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 2:44 pm | Massey University

Francis Maiava receiving his award for top student in the Master of International Security programme from Carolyn Tremain (chief executive and Comptroller for the New Zealand Customs Service) and Professor Rouben Azizian, Director of the Centre ... More >>

Young Kiwis expect NZ Superannuation to change

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 1:22 pm | Massey University

Most young people believe there will be significant changes to New Zealand Superannuation by the time they retire, according to a new survey conducted by the Westpac Massey Fin-Ed Centre. More >>

Peace Week at Massey

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 11:57 am | Massey University

A series of events are being hosted on Massey University’s Auckland campus next week, to mark Peace Week. More >>

Braking bad – know your weakness

Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 2:34 pm | Massey University

Massey University Sport and Exercise scientists Matt Miller and Dr Phil Fink have invented the Brake Power Meter, which automatically measures braking power and time spent braking while you ride – a world first. More >>

Auckland campus celebrates Chinese Language Week

Tuesday, 13 September 2016, 9:21 am | Massey University

Chinese calligraphy and painting, dance presentations, a Chinese language quiz and a series of films are just some of the activities planned to celebrate Chinese Language Week at Massey University’s Auckland campus this week. More >>

Race Relations Commissioner at Massey University, Albany

Friday, 9 September 2016, 11:58 am | Massey University

"We just need to look around the world right now to see what happens when racial intolerance and racism is normalised. We think New Zealanders are better than that..." More >>

Mouthguard design a Dyson Award winner

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 9:31 am | Massey University

New Zealand Dyson Award winner Spencer Buchanan and his mouthguard design that comes with an inductive charging case. More >>

Massey University - Study on how to talk teens with cancer

Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 4:04 pm | Massey University

‘Are you wearing a wig?’ is the kind of question that a young person with cancer might be asked. Whether it makes them feel embarrassed or supported depends on how the question is delivered and interpreted. More >>

Combining knowledge on how the large intestine moves

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 12:01 pm | Massey University

In the last decade there have been significant advances in understanding how our intestines move and pump food and dispose of waste, thanks to the development of new techniques to analyse the motion of the intestine. Now, this new information ... More >>



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