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OPINION AND FEATURES

A list of all feature articles in chronological order.

New Zealand in top 10 for media freedom

New Zealand in top 10 for media freedom

Reporters Without Borders has ranked New Zealand in the top 10 for media freedom out of 180 countries.

Opinion: Why universities can be just as good (and cost just as much) online

Opinion: Why universities can be just as good (and cost just as much) online

Online and blended learning could be the future for universities but that doesn't mean it's cheaper to deliver, writes Massey University Provost Professor Giselle Byrnes.

Opinion: Plotting a new career path in a time of uncertainty

Opinion: Plotting a new career path in a time of uncertainty

The COVID-19 pandemic and the crushing blow it has dealt to the world economy has shocked us all. And the time spent in lockdown has led many of us to reflect on our lives and careers, say Professors Jens Mueller and Ted Zorn.

Creating a dedicated study environment helped this international student's success

Creating a dedicated study environment helped this international student's success

When international travel restrictions prevented Jiahao He from travelling to NZ, he set himself up to study online at Hangzhou library.

The challenges of taxing tech giants
Thursday 14 May 2020
Google and Facebook pay way less tax in New Zealand than in Australia - and we're paying the price, says Dr Victoria Plekhanova.
VC's Perspective: Universities must be part of the solution
Thursday 14 May 2020
Universities will survive the pandemic but the sector will ultimately be transformed. We have a real opportunity here to respond to transformation and disruption, says Vice-Chancellor Professor Jan...
Opinion: It’s time to level the playing field for women and girls
Thursday 14 May 2020
As sport resumes after lockdown, it's time to level the playing field for women and girls by addressing chronic underfunding for women's sports.
Universities and COVID-19: the role of the expert
Wednesday 13 May 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is throwing a spotlight on those things we take for granted and one of these is the role of the expert in our society, says Provost Professor Giselle Byrnes.
Students recreate halls as Fortnite map
Tuesday 5 May 2020
Two Creative Media Production students have turned their Halls of Residence into a Fortnite map, within one of the world's most popular online games.
Opinion: Lockdown lament for social and cultural life
Wednesday 29 April 2020
Restaurants and cafes, sporting and cultural events, magazines and books, parties and festivals are more than just economic stimulants or disease vectors: they are what our lives looks like, says Dr...
The ‘Rosie the Riveter’ effect and higher education in New Zealand
Friday 24 April 2020
The current crisis has unsettled us all and we know that life, 'post COVID-19' will never be the same again. For those under extreme personal and family stress, a return to normal cannot come fast...
Opinion: The peace treaty with a terrible reputation
Friday 24 April 2020
After one hundred years, it is time that the Treaty of Versailles and the peacemakers of 1919 received a significant reassessment, says war historian Professor Glyn Harper.
Opinion: A breakdown of daily life – but an opportunity because of that
Thursday 16 April 2020
By its very nature, routine behaviour involves little conscious thought. That's why frequently we're neither aware of the habits we have, nor those we lack. But there's an antidote: discontinuity,...
Opinion: Kai and COVID-19
Thursday 9 April 2020
Access to healthy Food is an issue that may hit Māori whānau hard during the COVID-19 crisis. Māori need Māori solutions at times like this and he has some suggestions, says Dr...
The PM’s pandemic response: A masterclass in crisis leadership
Monday 6 April 2020
Leadership researcher Dr Suze Wilson explains why the MP's Covid-19 response has been a masterclass in crisis communication and leadership.
Innovative virtual exchange enriches student experience
Wednesday 1 April 2020
Massey student Jessica Dibben is used to studying online- she has already completed a Bachelor of Business Studies by distance learning. But when it comes to her Comparative Security Issues course...
Opinion: Lives bordered by COVID-19
Tuesday 31 March 2020
Borders have effects, including restriction and judgements about who 'deserves' to be tested and treated. As we sit out the next few weeks or months, have regard to the effects of the Covid-19...
Community newspapers vital in COVID-19 crisis
Monday 30 March 2020
The Government's blanket ban on community newspapers during the lockdown is shortsighted, according to Crisis Communication Senior Lecturer Dr Catherine Strong.
Opinion: History's pandemics lost on young
Friday 20 March 2020
Most young people don't study history at school and so they don't understand that pandemics have occurred down the ages. COVID-19 has taken them by surprise, says lecturer Dr John Moremon.
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