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New Beatrice Tinsley building uses innovative NZ timber tech

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Education, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on New Beatrice Tinsley building uses innovative NZ timber tech

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 27 August 2018 Innovative, tall timber framing has risen on the University of Canterbury’s Ilam campus, as a new building, honouring alumna ‘Queen of the Cosmos’ Beatrice Tinsley, advances multi-storey timber-framed construction in New Zealand. Scheduled to be completed in 2019, the University of Canterbury’s […]

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Lincoln and Canterbury universities sign MOU

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Education, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Lincoln and Canterbury universities sign MOU

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 21 August 2018 Lincoln University and the University of Canterbury (UC) have jointly announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to keep New Zealand at the forefront of leading-edge land-based science, commerce, management and design. UC Vice-Chancellor Dr Rod Carr says that any […]

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New book highlights endurance athletes’ tough life choices

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Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 20 August 2018 The question mark hanging on the title of world-class triathlete and coach John Hellemans’ memoir Never, Ever Give Up? represents his growing awareness of the tough life choices endurance sports athletes have to make. The question mark hanging on the title of […]

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Two tragedies connected by youthful responses

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Education, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Two tragedies connected by youthful responses

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 16 August 2018 University of Canterbury Associate Professor of Community Engagement Dr Billy Osteen was an integral part of the recent Youth Leadership Summit that brought together American high school students from Parkland, Florida and UC’s Student Volunteer Army to discuss how young citizens can […]

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Why are divine New Zealand maths problems hanging in a Japanese shrine?

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Education, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Why are divine New Zealand maths problems hanging in a Japanese shrine?

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 15 August 2018 It’s an artistic, religious, mathematical puzzle worth contemplating. There will soon be a uniquely New Zealand mathematical contribution to a Japanese shrine, thanks to a University of Canterbury doctoral graduate. Between the 17th and 19th centuries, mathematically orientated votive tablets appeared in […]

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Ancient afterlife after dark Classics talk and museum tour prove popular

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Education, Main News; College of Arts; College of Arts- College of Arts - Landing page; College of Arts-Classics;Event, New Zealand, New Zealand Education, New Zealand Tertiary Sector, Tertiary Education, universities, university, University of Canterbury  /  Comments Off on Ancient afterlife after dark Classics talk and museum tour prove popular

Source: University of Canterbury Home > News > 2018 > 07 August 2018 A night-time public lecture about the ancient Greek afterlife, by University of Canterbury Classical scholars, in the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities at the UC Arts City location has reached capacity, with all seats allocated weeks in advance. Detail of a red-figure […]

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Right on the tip of their tongues

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24/7, College of Sciences, Education, Explore - Agriculture/Horticulture, Massey University, New Zealand, research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Right on the tip of their tongues

Source: Massey University Identifying the breed of a new-born calf is not always easy, but Massey University research suggests their tongues may hold a clue. The New Zealand dairy herd is comprised predominantly of Holstein-Friesian, Jersey and Holstein-Friesian-Jersey crossbreed cattle. While a Jersey calf is easy to identify, both the Angus-cross and Holstein-Friesian-Jersey calves may […]

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Professor Matthew Marshall Inaugural Lecture

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Arts and Design, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Professor Matthew Marshall, Staff, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Professor Matthew Marshall Inaugural Lecture

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Professor Matthew Marshall Inaugural Lecture 1 min ago ‘That’s not research; you’re just the performer. Composer-performer collaboration and understanding the role of the creative process’. Matthew is acknowledged as one of Australasia’s leading classical guitarists and is the Head of ideaschool. The audience at his inaugural […]

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Congratulations to Aria Graham

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Aria Graham, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, Graduate School of Nursing Midwifery and Health, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Nursing and Health Professions, postgraduate Nursing, Staff, Students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, Tika Tonu—Young Māori mothers’ experiences of wellbeing surrounding the birth of their first tamaiti (child)., Victoria University  /  Comments Off on Congratulations to Aria Graham

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Congratulations to Aria Graham 3 mins ago Congratulations to Aria Graham, a postgraduate Nursing lecturer at EIT who has just completed her doctoral study Tika Tonu—Young Māori mothers’ experiences of wellbeing surrounding the birth of their first tamaiti (child). Her thesis through the Graduate School of […]

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Supporting new international students at the EIT Auckland campus through peer mentoring

By   /  August 28, 2018  /  24/7, Dobrila Lopez, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, eit auckland, International, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Supporting new international students at the EIT Auckland campus through peer mentoring

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Supporting new international students at the EIT Auckland campus through peer mentoring 9 mins ago International students who study in New Zealand face a number of challenges: the three most significant are a change of culture, a completely new type of education system, and a lack […]

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