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Resisting fatphobia in the time of COVID-19

Resisting fatphobia in the time of COVID-19

A research paper co-written by a Massey academic takes a critical look at a public health narrative she says links fatness to risk factors for COVID-19, despite little evidence for this.

Pandemic expert named Manawatū Standard ‘Person of the Year’

Pandemic expert named Manawatū Standard ‘Person of the Year’

Massey University scientist Professor David Hayman has been named the Manawatū Standard's Person of the Year 2020 for his work studying the coronavirus and for being a local source of information for the public about Covid-19.

Sir Mason Durie among Massey's New Year Honours recipients

Sir Mason Durie among Massey's New Year Honours recipients

Professor Emeritus Sir Mason Durie is among several Massey luminaries to be recognised in the 2021 New Year Honours list. Sir Mason has been made a member of the Order of New Zealand (ONZ) in recognition of his service to New Zealand.

Quote of the Year 2020 "These tears are not for you"

Quote of the Year 2020 "These tears are not for you"

Sara Qasem's quote in her victim impact statement at the sentencing of the Christchurch Mosque shooter has been voted Quote of the Year.

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A list of all Massey News articles in chronological order.

Massey University delivers series of online presentations to university in Indonesia
Wednesday 9 September 2020
Agriculture postgraduate students at the University of Mataram in Indonesia have been challenged by a Massey University professor to use their qualification to empower and support local farmers in...
Students and businesses benefit from work-integrated learning
Tuesday 8 September 2020
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.
Massey launches innovative virtual Open Days event
Thursday 3 September 2020
Massey University will launch its first completely virtual live Open Days event this Friday and Saturday, with two days of livestream events inviting potential students to explore the university from...
Risk of COVID eclipsing climate change action?
Thursday 3 September 2020
From Antarctic ice sheet collapse to Whanganui river floods - Professor Bruce Glavovic has explored the range of climate change impacts as a contributing writer/editor on scientific reports,...
Opinion: Anxiety and the election – voter volatility in pandemic/politics mix
Wednesday 2 September 2020
Since the first round of the Stuff/Massey pre-election survey (12-19 July), a lot has happened. National's leader Todd Muller unexpectedly resigned and was promptly replaced by Judith Collins, says...
Opinion: Let’s get ahead of ourselves - fast
Wednesday 2 September 2020
The first Stuff/Massey survey in mid-July showed continued strong backing for the Government's COVID-19 response, with 68.4 per cent rating it as "successful" - so what's next?, asks Dr Christopher...
Taking a deeper look at the cannabis question
Wednesday 2 September 2020
We speak to two experts in the latest edition of Conversations That Count -Ngā Kōrero Whai Take about what people need to consider before voting in the cannabis referendum.
Finalists in 2020 'NZ Food Heroes' announced
Monday 31 August 2020
Finalists in the NZ Food Heroes' 2020 campaign are a showcase of behind-the-scenes efforts of local food producers, charities and individuals to ensure communities had access to quality food during...
Massey employees launch research-led innovation company in fight against COVID-19
Friday 28 August 2020
Entrepreneurial staff have launched Mā masks, more comfortable and effective masks that produce less waste.
Helping young people to be informed, confident voters
Thursday 27 August 2020
An interactive online tool that boosted youth voter turnout at the 2014 and 2017 election is being re-launched for the postponed 2020 General Election. For the first time the tool will offer a te reo...
New method used to sequence COVID-19 genomes in Auckland outbreak
Thursday 20 August 2020
Dr Nikki Freed, Dr Olin Silander, and PhD student Markéta Vlková were shoulder-tapped by colleagues at ESR (Institute of Environmental Science and Research) to help sequence and confirm the...
Mask or no mask? An ethical approach to pandemic etiquette
Thursday 20 August 2020
Feeling torn about wearing a mask? Elspeth Tilley is too. "I don't want to look like I'm virtue signalling or get funny looks," she says. "But I also want to be responsible about public health. I've...
Boomers and babies – our population transforms
Wednesday 19 August 2020
Our five million-strong population is riding a wave of unprecedented social change - from plummeting birth rates and a burgeoning number of older people to Auckland's surge as an ethnically diverse...
Massey team contributes to international sport research
Wednesday 19 August 2020
Massey researchers are joining an international team of academics to examine the role of sport stakeholders in disrupting and perpetuating colonialism through efforts towards 'sport for...
Massey's election 2020 commentators
Wednesday 12 August 2020
Massey researchers and lecturers are leading conversations around many key election issues. Their topic areas and contacts are listed here.
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