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New recommendations on flying drones over marine animals

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 10:10 am | AUT University

Researchers from the Auckland University of Technology have found the safest distance to fly drones over marine mammals. More >>

The changing face of what it means to be Kiwi

Friday, 5 July 2019, 11:33 am | AUT University

Research by the Auckland University of Technology and Electric Kiwi suggests that constructs of being Kiwi are changing- towards wine, oysters, the silver fern and Māori culture. More >>

AUT Shadow a Leader- Do NZ organisations need Shadow Boards?

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 9:37 am | AUT

Could the creation of Shadow Boards make the shift from listening to young people to improving business success using their perspectives, pragmatism and fresh thinking? More >>

Research shows that Pacific youth gambling begins at home

Monday, 1 July 2019, 8:31 am | AUT University

A new report funded by the Ministry of Health reveals that gambling among Pacific youth is a social activity that mostly takes place with family and friends. More >>

Expert commentary on new Wizards Unite mobile game

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 12:48 pm | Auckland University of Technology

Harry Potter – Wizards Unite releases to 150 countries today and from what I can tell is a nice improvement over previous AR games such as Pokémon GO and Ingress in a number of ways. More >>

NZ summit focuses on how to achieve Sustainable Goals

Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 10:00 am | Auckland University of Technology

Accelerated action, together will be the focus of the second New Zealand SDG Summit in Auckland on 2 September 2019 that will address how to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Hosted by the University of Auckland and Auckland ... More >>

AUT appoints new Chair of Digital Health Leadership

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 11:12 am | Auckland University of Technology

Dr Lester Levy Joins Auckland University of Technology (Aut) as Its New Professor of Digital Health Leadership. More >>

Making policy sense of New Zealand’s First Wellbeing Budget

Friday, 31 May 2019, 8:14 am | AUT University

Plans outlined in the 2019 Wellbeing budget can only be implemented with the right policy framework. But what is policy all about and why is it so important? More >>

New Earthquake-Proof Building Technology Live Test a Success

Tuesday, 28 May 2019, 2:08 pm | AUT

AUT’s Built Environment Engineering (BEE) Lab has just tested a new earthquake proofing brace system, designed to not only dissipate the force of an earthquake and limit the damage to the building, but to self-centrethe building following ... More >>

TBI Network bridges gap

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 8:58 am | Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology (Aut) Has Launched a National Network of Individuals, Groups And Organisations Dedicated to Preventing And Managing the Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). More >>

Environmentally focussed artist turns to NZ’s Kauri trees

Thursday, 2 May 2019, 9:11 am | Auckland University of Technology

Hosted by Colab , Joseph will create a body of work during his time at the University. In a first for New Zealand, the artist will create a life-size digital reconstruction of New Zealand's largest known living kauri tree, Tāne Mahuta, located in the Waipoua ... More >>

62% increase in AUT researchers

Tuesday, 30 April 2019, 8:48 am | Auckland University of Technology

Results of the government’s research quality assessment, the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF) show a 62% increase in the number of active academics with funded research portfolios at Auckland University of Technology (AUT). More >>

Mild brain injuries may have widespread impact

Wednesday, 17 April 2019, 9:29 am | Auckland University of Technology

Any impairment of social cognitive functions may lead to social-behavioural problems, poor communication skills, relationship difficulties, unemployment, stress, loneliness and reduced social participation. More >>

Getting to Carbon Zero

Friday, 12 April 2019, 11:26 am | Auckland University of Technology

New think tank The Helen Clark Foundation is to host a panel discussion on this topic with former PM Helen Clark, Oxfam's Dr Jo Spratt, and AUT's Dr David Hall. More >>

AUT sixteenth in world in university sustainability rankings

Thursday, 4 April 2019, 9:51 am | Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is sixteenth in the world in the newly released Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings that assess the social impact of universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). More >>

New research scrutinises NZ'z largest pay rise for women

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 9:04 am | Auckland University of Technology

MEDIA RELEASE 28 March 2019 New research scrutinises New Zealand’s largest pay rise for women More >>

Digital divide still exists for older people

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 9:10 am | Auckland University of Technology

Senior citizens are more digitally connected than ever. However, little is known about the online social connectivity of older people after they enter residential aged care. Residents are often omitted from surveys and reports, and their use of ... More >>

Comment re: “Bill introduced for synthetic crackdown”

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 4:59 pm | Auckland University of Technology

PROFESSOR MAX ABBOTT, PRO VICE-CHANCELLOR AND DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES AT AUCKLAND UNIVERISTY OF TECHNOLOGY (AUT) – strongly supports the Misuse of Drugs Amendment Bill introduced to Parliament today. More >>

Education in schools needed to address gender equality

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 2:20 pm | Auckland University of Technology

Education in schools needed to address persistent patterns of gender inequality in New Zealand More >>

Māori, Pasifika leaders on govt health groups marginalised

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 9:25 am | AUT University

A NEW STUDY, WHICH EXPLORES MĀORI AND PASIFIKA LEADERS’ EXPERIENCES ON GOVERNMENT ADVISORY GROUPS, INDICATES ONGOING INEQUITIES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF NEW ZEALAND’S HEALTH POLICY. More >>

   

 

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