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OPINION AND FEATURES

A list of all feature articles in chronological order.

Opinion: Living with the pandemic - Is Donald Trump right when he says, “It’s all over for New Zealand

Opinion: Living with the pandemic - Is Donald Trump right when he says, “It’s all over for New Zealand

It doesn't take an epidemiologist to tell you that COVID-19 and its wide-reaching impacts aren't going away any time soon.

Ambassador of Vietnam visits Massey campus

Ambassador of Vietnam visits Massey campus

The Vietnamese Ambassador to New Zealand, the first international visitor to Massey University since the outbreak of COVID-19 earlier this year has visited the Manawatū campus.

Snail mail to Stream – nearly 60 years of distance learning at Massey

Snail mail to Stream – nearly 60 years of distance learning at Massey

Online learning is just one feature of a brave new world for the pandemic-hit planet as millions configured a 'new normal', switching to Zoom and other online platforms.

Students and businesses benefit from work-integrated learning

Students and businesses benefit from work-integrated learning

Massey is committed to providing students with real-world learning opportunities and students say their experiences with businesses has prepared them well for the future.

Kiwi conservation and Māori tradition interwoven in evocative new book
Thursday 11 June 2020
Artist Jenny Gillam has produced an evocative series of photographs that follow the journey of 'found' dead kiwi from the Bay of Islands to a Northland iwi.
First Samoan fa’afafine at Massey University to receive a PhD in Media Studies
Thursday 11 June 2020
On June 24, Angie Enoka will become the first Samoan fa'afafine to graduate with a Doctor of Philosophy in Media Studies at Massey University.
The brave new world of post-coronavirus banking
Monday 8 June 2020
While the economic impact of COVID-19 remains uncertain, it has sped up the move to online banking.
Students launch competition to “make a bop in your bubble”
Friday 5 June 2020
Three Massey University students and musicians have launched a 24-hour song competition to inspire youth to make music in a time of upheaval for the music industry.
Higher education beyond COVID-19: Putting students at the centre
Thursday 4 June 2020
The current global lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic has given us all the opportunity to pause, reflect and think about what we do and why, says Provost Professor Giselle Byrnes.
Opinion: The difference between good and bad science communication during a pandemic
Thursday 4 June 2020
Dr Thaker explores the importance of good communication throughout pandemics like Covid-19.
New book 'Will to Win' focuses on leadership and team culture in NZ netball
Thursday 4 June 2020
The new book 'Will to Win' speaks to netball legends about the high performance, popular team sport.
Price, potency and retail outlet policy among top 10 cannabis questions
Thursday 28 May 2020
The public should consider these 10 questions before voting on the cannabis law reform.
Pacific graduate on track to become nurse practitioner
Wednesday 27 May 2020
Catherine Tu'akalau's aim is to become New Zealand's first Pacific nurse practitioner focused on child health. Her graduation this week brings her one step closer to that dream.
Celebrity bodies, post-feminism and ageing – health psychologist explores
Thursday 21 May 2020
From the impact of pop culture on body image to why men dance the way they do, how people manage ageing and illness, and whether self-help books actually help - Sarah Riley, a professor in critical...
Opinion: Will $50b budget boost Ardern’s chances of re-election?
Friday 15 May 2020
New Zealand's Budget 2020 is about "the next steps to recover and rebuild" from COVID-19. But political analyst Grant Duncan asks: will it help Jacinda Ardern's Labour-led government gain a second...
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.
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