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OPINION AND FEATURES

A list of all feature articles in chronological order.

The PM’s pandemic response: A masterclass in crisis leadership

The PM’s pandemic response: A masterclass in crisis leadership

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

Innovative virtual exchange enriches student experience

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 this semester, it's a little bit different.

Opinion: Lives bordered by COVID-19

Opinion: Lives bordered by COVID-19

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 borders on your values, says Dr Germana Nicklin.

Community newspapers vital in COVID-19 crisis

Community newspapers vital in COVID-19 crisis

The Government's blanket ban on community newspapers during the lockdown is shortsighted, according to Crisis Communication Senior Lecturer Dr Catherine Strong.

Student finds his tribes in hip hop and helping profession
Thursday 13 June 2019
Bachelor of Social Work student Thomas Read is dancing his way through his studies, successfully holding down two jobs, and playing a massive part in a champion hip hop group.
Opinion: Defence Capability 2019 – reading between the lines
Thursday 13 June 2019
A recognition of the looming challenges facing our Pacific neighbours through climate change and pressures on maritime resources has led to a shift in focus expressed in the just-released Defence...
Magazine of memories for aged care residents
Thursday 13 June 2019
Meeting residents in an aged care facility and turning their conversations about the past into a magazine of memories proved to be a rewarding project for Massey University students as much as for...
Massey’s College of Creative Arts to visit Auckland
Thursday 13 June 2019
Staff from Toi Rauwhārangi, Massey University's College of Creative Arts in Wellington, are coming to South Auckland from the 24-26 June to meet with young creatives from secondary schools and...
Aussie farmer’s sacrifices to study vet science
Thursday 6 June 2019
While studying vet science at Massey has meant being separated from his family, John Spearpoint says the sacrifices have been worth it.
Digital services tax a good interim measure
Thursday 6 June 2019
The Government's public consultation about the challenges of taxing multinational digital services companies is timely, says Massey Business School tax expert Dr Victoria Plekhanova.
Sociology: re-imagining hope for these times
Friday 31 May 2019
How useful is sociology in an age where humans are facing massive crises? Sociologist Dr Warwick Tie is spearheading a new programme that couples hope with critical thinking so students are prepped...
Massey student project rolls out to schools nationwide
Friday 31 May 2019
A te reo Māori learning resource developed by a group of design students from Massey University has received nationwide funding from the Ministry of Education.
Digital campfire to renew love of nature
Thursday 30 May 2019
Fostering a love for nature among a generation more focused on digital screens than wilderness scenes is the aim of an online publication just launched by a team of Massey students.
Massey and Weta Workshop provide launchpad for creative pioneers
Tuesday 28 May 2019
A master's programme run by Massey University and Weta Workshop is setting up Wellington students to be the next pioneers in creating imaginary worlds for film, television and gaming.
Germany is calling for young football star
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Bachelor of Sport Management student Paige Satchell has the world at her feet, literally! The soccer star is moving to Germany, to enter the world of professional football, while keeping up her...
Media collaboration good news for ratepayers
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Massey journalism academic Dr Cathy Strong says the newly-announced Local Democracy Reporting Service is good news for ratepayers.
From the slopes to the books and beyond
Thursday 9 May 2019
Three years ago, Olympic freestyle skier Beau-James Wells was forced to take a year off the snow after a serious injury to his knee. He decided to study during his down time, and now, despite being...
Japan’s new Reiwa era – what’s in a name?
Wednesday 8 May 2019
Japan's new emperor and new era are both nothing more than symbols. But that doesn't make them any less important to Japanese people, writes Dr Penny Shino.
Opinion: The endless challenge
Monday 6 May 2019
Professor Jenny Carryer says the rhetoric we have heard for the past 20 years about the need to find new ways of doing things and to utilise the workforce differently is right on point.
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