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Unitec-Te Pūkenga Announces Two New Research Centres

Friday, 22 July 2022, 3:18 pm | UNITEC

Building on its already strong research capacity, Unitec-Te Pūkenga has established two more Research Centres: Centre for Research in Education for Healthcare Professionals , led by Associate Professor Samantha Heath; Digital Heritage Research Centre , led ... More >>

Unitec And GeneCrypt Launch Partnership To Protect DNA Data With Encryption Software

Wednesday, 28 July 2021, 10:10 am | UNITEC

The high risk of genetic data being misused has led Unitec Institute of Technology and start-up company GeneCrypt to partner in the development of a prototype encryption system that protects the genomic data of individuals who have had their DNA sequenced. ... More >>

Unitec Becomes First Member Of Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Academy In New Zealand

Friday, 4 December 2020, 12:18 pm | UNITEC

Unitec Institute of Technology (Unitec) is the first member to join the New Zealand arm of the Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Academy, which has been set up to provide technology and resources to help equip students with the next-generation cybersecurity ... More >>

Unitec Welcomes Government Initiatives To Provide Local Jobs

Thursday, 18 June 2020, 8:48 am | UNITEC

 Unitec Institute of Technology welcomes the Government’s initiatives to provide local jobs as part of the COVID-19 fast-track recovery, utilising Crown land purchased from Unitec in 2018 for residential development. Unitec continues ... More >>

Pivot From Career Disruption: Unitec Joins Forces With Industry Leaders To Host Virtual ‘cyber Chat’

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 10:26 am | UNITEC

Unitec’s School of Computing and Information Technology is partnering with industry leaders to host a webinar on starting a career in cybersecurity, with the disruption of COVID-19 forcing many people to re-think their career pathways and employment ... More >>

Marae Ora, Kāinga Ora (MOKO) Launch

Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 11:24 am | UNITEC

Five South Auckland marae partner with Ngā Wai a Te Tūī, Te Whare Wānanga o Wairaka, Unitec, to research and strengthen Marae Ora, Kāinga Ora Ngā Wai a Te Tūī , Unitec’s Kaupapa Māori & Indigenous Research Centre, is partnering ... More >>

Unitec Hosts Polyfest Leaders’ Conference

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 2:11 pm | UNITEC

Auckland, 21 January 2020 -- Unitec Institute of Technology will kick off preparations for this year’s ASB Polyfest by hosting the Polyfest Leaders’ Conference at its Mt Albert campus this week. More >>

Showcase 2019: 30 years of Unitec Dance

Friday, 18 October 2019, 9:28 am | UNITEC

Showcase 2019 is just around the corner and this year we are celebrating 30 years of incredible teaching, learning and industry building from one of the most innovative and progressive tertiary dance programmes New Zealand has seen. From its inception ... More >>

Unitec Graduation Show 2019 - Te Pakkhai (The Bacchae)

Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 2:45 pm | UNITEC

On a Pacific island that looks like Aotearoa; in an age gone by that sounds like our age, a young king is making a fool of himself. He locks up women who seek freedom to dance and sing, he mocks the prophet, he abuses his given power and is blind to ... More >>

From Bugs to Bots to Building – Unitec’s Annual Open Day

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 8:35 pm | UNITEC

From Bugs to Bots to Building – Unitec’s Annual Open Day Showcases Real-World Learning More >>

Unitec Scoops Top Prize in Eden Arts Art Schools Award 2019

Friday, 30 August 2019, 2:28 pm | UNITEC

Jazmin Snoswell (Elam), Oliver Cain (Unitec), Samuel Montgomery (Unitec), Arlen James (AUT), Hannah Ireland (Elam) More >>

Vocational education changes key to boosting student success

Friday, 9 August 2019, 9:13 am | UNITEC

Auckland, 8 August: Unitec, New Zealand’s largest Institute of Technology, welcomes the Government’s focus on student success, meeting skills needs and partnership with Māori. More >>

First New Zealand find of Himalayan wineberry bramble

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 3:36 pm | UNITEC

Auckland, 11 July, 2019 – The Himalayan wineberry bramble (Rubus ellipticus) – widely regarded as one of the top 100 world’s worst weeds – has been discovered growing on a roadside near Gills Scenic Reserve in Albany; the first report of the ... More >>

Te Tātai o Matariki Exhibition at Unitec’s Gallery One

Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 5:21 pm | UNITEC

Auckland, 26 June 2019 --- A selection of works by Unitec Māori Art and Design graduates will be on display at Gallery One from the start of July to mark a week-long celebration of Matariki at Unitec. Te Tātai o Matariki celebrates the diverse practice of some ... More >>

UNITEC DANCE presents coLAB 3

Monday, 10 June 2019, 8:12 am | UNITEC

Unitec Dance, New Zealand’s most progressive contemporary dance and choreography program, presents an evening of inspiring new works which explore the complexities of human experience with characteristic humour, theatricality, and powerful physicality. ... More >>

Unitec Introduces Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing Degree

Saturday, 18 May 2019, 11:44 am | UNITEC

Unitec Introduces New Zealand’s First Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing Degree Auckland, May 18, 2019 – Unitec Institute of Technology has announced that it will offer a Bachelor of Veterinary Nursing degree from mid-this year; the first tertiary institution ... More >>

Unitec top ranked ITP in research funding

Saturday, 11 May 2019, 11:56 am | UNITEC

Auckland, 10 May 2019 -- Unitec ranked top of the 14 ITPs participating in the latest Performance Based Research Fund (PBRF) Quality Evaluation, with 124 portfolios achieving a fundable rating, according to initial results released last week. More >>

International Hydrogen Energy Experts to Meet in Rotorua

Saturday, 9 February 2019, 10:24 am | UNITEC

February 8 - Global leaders in hydrogen technology will gather in Rotorua this month to discuss research and promotion of hydrogen as a fuel source for the future. They will also host a public forum where local industry and anyone with an interest is ... More >>

Unitec Interim Chief Executive role extended through 2019

Saturday, 22 December 2018, 10:42 am | UNITEC

Unitec Institute of Technology’s Interim Chief Executive Merran Davis will continue to lead the organisation through 2019. More >>

Top academics call on government to take climate action

Monday, 19 November 2018, 11:05 am | UNITEC

One hundred and fifty academics and researchers from around Aotearoa, including Dame Anne Salmond, Emeriti Professors and several Fellows of the Royal Society, have signed a strongly-worded open letter to the Government demanding bold and urgent ... More >>





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