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Five-year reo strategy spotlights community immersion

Thursday, 6 September 2018, 9:55 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

The launch of a major new te reo Māori strategy next week to strengthen the use of the Māori language in everyday life will set in motion a series of initiatives including a bilingual community focus and a live-in immersion programme. More >>

Schools line up for national robotics challenge

Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 1:51 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

A robotics competition for primary schools that began in the Eastern Bay of Plenty has become a national event. More >>

Awanuiārangi Deputy Accepts Global Leadership Challenge

Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 9:13 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi deputy chief executive Yvonne (Evie) O’Brien has been named the inaugural Programme Director at the Atlantic Institute, Rhodes Trust, based at the University of Oxford in England. More >>

Awanuiārangi leads largest ever study of the Māori language

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 2:46 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

The “largest and most sophisticated study ever” of the Māori language will analyse data extracted from the internationally recognised longitudinal study Growing Up In New Zealand. More >>

It’s About Whakapapa: Moko kauwae is not for Pākehā!

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 9:31 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Recent social media spaces have seen the emergence of a heated yet very articulate and informed discussion as to the right of non-Māori to wear moko kauwae, or traditional Māori women’s skin carving. Although instigated by what some would describe as ... More >>

Statement: Serious Fraud Office charges against ex-employee

Thursday, 10 May 2018, 5:34 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi is aware that charges have now been laid by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) against a former employee. These were heard in the Rotorua District Court earlier today. More >>

Awanuiārangi celebrates graduation of nearly 3,000 students

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 2:51 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Nearly 3,000 Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi graduands will graduate this year and more than 200 will receive their degrees and certificates during a formal capping ceremony in Whakatāne this Friday (23 March). More >>

RoboPā gains further funding to engage Māori youth

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 6:41 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

A robotics initiative by Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi has been awarded increased funding to support the growth of computational thinking among Māori students in the Gisborne, Bay of Plenty, Auckland and Northland regions. More >>

Two-day symposium provides Māori perspective on conflict

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 9:33 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

A two-day symposium on Māori perspectives of conflict aims to deepen understanding of the wars between Māori and colonial troops, and how they have affected lives today. More >>

Awanuiārangi celebrates graduation

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 5:23 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

More than 200 Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi graduands will receive their degrees and certificates during a formal graduation ceremony to be held in Whakatāne on Friday, 26 May. More >>

Hawaiian group studies ritual encounters

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 4:32 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi is partnering with University of Hawai’i – Winward Community College to bring 28 students and staff to Whakatāne next week as part of their studies in rituals of encounter. More >>

RoboPa wins Unlocking Curious Minds funding

Wednesday, 8 March 2017, 12:51 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi is taking a robotics initiative into Mataatua primary schools and kura to support the growth of digital capability. More >>

Awanuiārangi recognises academics with professorial status

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 1:27 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

MEDIA RELEASE: Wednesday, 30 November 2016 Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi, Whakatāne More >>

Day of honours for 1130 Awanuiārangi graduands

Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 10:40 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Whakatāne-based tertiary provider Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi will celebrate the Graduation of 1130 students this Friday, May 27. More >>

Wānanga opens new South Auckland campus

Friday, 11 December 2015, 9:49 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

More than 150 dignitaries, staff and well-wishers are expected to attend the opening of a new Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi campus in Manukau today. More >>

Forum spotlights Māori nursing development

Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:19 am | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

The Chief Nurse of the Ministry of Health, Dr Jane O’Malley, will speak at a national nursing workforce development forum in Whakatāne on Thursday (5 November). More >>

Strategies for Māori economic development

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 12:32 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Critical success factors for Māori economic development are identified in the report on a three-year research programme by Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi in partnership with Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa and Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga. More >>

Awanuiarangi agrees to pay settlement to TEC

Wednesday, 1 October 2014, 2:46 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi (Awanuiarangi) has agreed to pay $5.9m settlement with the Tertiary Education Commission concerning funding overpayments for the Hei Manaaki – Māori Tourism Certificate. Awanuiārangi has been in discussions with ... More >>

Another record year for Māori graduates

Thursday, 3 April 2014, 4:40 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi will celebrate another record number of graduates at its traditional hīkoi and capping ceremony in Whakatāne on Friday, April 11. More >>

American educational researchers honour academics

Friday, 14 March 2014, 2:08 pm | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

The CEO of Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi, Distinguished Professor Graham Hingangaroa Smith, has been made a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in recognition of his contribution to educational research. More >>

 

 

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