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Massey welcomes back first international PhD student

Massey welcomes back first international PhD student

Massey University was excited to welcome back its first PhD student granted a border exemption to enter New Zealand and continue studying.

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.

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.

Book explores online harassment as a deadly ‘game’

Book explores online harassment as a deadly ‘game’

The idea that online communities involved in harassment function as a form of Alternate Reality Game (ARG) dedicated to ruining the lives of those they target is the central theme of a new book.

Dehydration in older people – a fluids situation

Dehydration in older people – a fluids situation

With long, hot summer days ahead, the importance of staying well-hydrated can't be overstated - especially among older people more prone to dehydration, says a Massey University health researcher.

Surveys explore COVID-19 impact on older NZers

Surveys explore COVID-19 impact on older NZers

Health psychology researchers are investigating the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and national response on the wellbeing of older New Zealanders, with funding from the Health Research Council.

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University News

Record numbers for Kura Kaupapa Māori teaching programmes

Record numbers for Kura Kaupapa Māori teaching programmes

A pōwhiri was held at Te Pūtahi-a-Toi, Massey's School of Māori Knowledge for 41 of the 74 first years who were welcomed to the programme.

Massey welcomes back first international PhD student

Massey welcomes back first international PhD student

Massey University was excited to welcome back its first PhD student granted a border exemption to enter New Zealand and continue studying.

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.

Massey Business School partners with Australia’s Kaplan Professional

Massey Business School partners with Australia’s Kaplan Professional

Massey has partnered with Kaplan Professional to help potentially 25,000 financial advisers meet a new standards regime in New Zealand.

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Awards and Appointments

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.

Moana Maniapoto named supreme winner at Māori Journalism Awards

Moana Maniapoto named supreme winner at Māori Journalism Awards

Massey University has announced the winners of the 2020 Ngā Kupu Ora Māori Journalism Awards.

Massey students top student craft design awards

Massey students top student craft design awards

A sustainable toy and a clothing range inspired by indigenous elements, designed by Massey University students, were among winners at a prestigious national craft and design awards event.

Media challenged to recognise Māori journalism talent

Media challenged to recognise Māori journalism talent

Massey University will host the National Māori Journalism Hui to discuss issues around the media industry.

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Opinion and Features

Opinion: White supremacy, the Trump moment, and the complicity of the political class: Anti-racist interrogations

Opinion: White supremacy, the Trump moment, and the complicity of the political class: Anti-racist interrogations

The expression of white supremacy in the United States' capitol on display earlier this month is not an exception. It exists in continuity with the everyday work of the machinery of white supremacy.

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.

Opinion: Are digital devices killing the love of reading?

Opinion: Are digital devices killing the love of reading?

A recent Ministry of Education report found that too much use of digital devices in school is associated with a dislike of reading. It is no surprise - everyone knows the seductive power of the Internet, says literacy specialist Professor Tom Nicholson.

Opinion: Why does an oath in Sanskrit in Aotearoa New Zealand’s parliament raise questions?

Opinion: Why does an oath in Sanskrit in Aotearoa New Zealand’s parliament raise questions?

Language is deeply political and constituted in terrains of power. The politics of language is evident in the struggles for Te Reo Māori in Aotearoa New Zealand.

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