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Are there any weak links in New Zealand’s food chain?

Are there any weak links in New Zealand’s food chain?

For the final episode of this season of Conversations That Count - Ngā Kōrero Whai Take, we discuss the function, the friction and the potential futures of our food supply systems.

Four-times the success – students and alumni awarded Fulbright Scholarships

Four-times the success – students and alumni awarded Fulbright Scholarships

Maryna Sokolova, Sophie Burling, Eilish Wilson, and Victoria Macann have all received the prestigious scholarships and the opportunity to pursue their research internationally.

Massey student lands first internship with global helicopter company

Massey student lands first internship with global helicopter company

A Massey University student's career is off to a flying start as the first intern to be awarded a placement with global helicopter company, PHI International.

New research reports a lack of information on euthanasia for stranded marine mammals

New research reports a lack of information on euthanasia for stranded marine mammals

New research on the euthanasia of stranded marine mammals has highlighted the need for increased reporting and improved data collection on the euthanasia of sick, injured or debilitated stranded marine mammals globally.

ACC grant for sprains and strains prevention study

ACC grant for sprains and strains prevention study

Massey University researchers have been awarded $850,000 from the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) as part of a workplace injury prevention grants programme.

Scholarships for research on ageing, antibiotics and oysters

Scholarships for research on ageing, antibiotics and oysters

Ten postgraduate students have been awarded scholarships totalling $68,000 by the Graduate Women Manawatū Charitable Trust for research topics as diverse as age welfare, regenerative tourism, antibiotic resistance and oyster catcher habitats.

New research reports a lack of information on euthanasia for stranded marine mammals

New research reports a lack of information on euthanasia for stranded marine mammals

New research on the euthanasia of stranded marine mammals has highlighted the need for increased reporting and improved data collection on the euthanasia of sick, injured or debilitated stranded marine mammals globally.

Southland and West Coast best regions for renters

Southland and West Coast best regions for renters

Massey University's latest Rental Report shows a decline in rental affordability in six of the sixteen regions from last quarter, with Southland and the West Coast of the South Island bucking the trend.

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University News

Massey’s sustainability efforts on show

Massey’s sustainability efforts on show

Events across Massey University's three campuses last week have highlighted the work being done by passionate staff members to decrease Massey's environmental footprint.

PhD student back at Massey after 14 months in Bali

PhD student back at Massey after 14 months in Bali

While being at home with family was a silver lining for PhD student Diah Lestari after getting stuck in Indonesia for 14 months, she is grateful to now be back in New Zealand and back on campus.

PhD student thankful to be back at Massey and continuing with studies

PhD student thankful to be back at Massey and continuing with studies

What began as a month-long holiday to Pakistan for his younger brother's wedding ended up being more than a year-long stay back home for Massey University PhD student Haroon Qazi.

New book Tūtira Mai offers guidance on how to change the world – starting with Aotearoa New Zealand

New book Tūtira Mai offers guidance on how to change the world – starting with Aotearoa New Zealand

A new book, Tūtira Mai, edited by Dr David Belgrave and Dr Giles Dodson and published by Massey University Press shows ways citizens have created social change in Aotearoa.

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Awards and Appointments

Four-times the success – students and alumni awarded Fulbright Scholarships

Four-times the success – students and alumni awarded Fulbright Scholarships

Maryna Sokolova, Sophie Burling, Eilish Wilson, and Victoria Macann have all received the prestigious scholarships and the opportunity to pursue their research internationally.

Massey University Teaching Fellow wins security sector award

Massey University Teaching Fellow wins security sector award

Dr John Battersby, a Teaching Fellow from New Zealand Police at Massey University's Centre for Defence and Security Studies, is among a small number of Australasian nominees to be recognised as an IFSEC Global Influencer in Security and Fire 2021.

PhD graduate hopes to boost sheep dairy commercialisation

PhD graduate hopes to boost sheep dairy commercialisation

Doctor of Philosophy graduate Jolin Morel was inspired by his family to complete his PhD research on sheep milk at Massey University.

Two new Adjunct Professors join the Centre for Defence and Security Studies

Two new Adjunct Professors join the Centre for Defence and Security Studies

Massey University's Centre for Defence and Security Studies (CDSS) has announced the appointments of two new Adjunct Professors to the Centre.

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Opinion and Features

Are there any weak links in New Zealand’s food chain?

Are there any weak links in New Zealand’s food chain?

For the final episode of this season of Conversations That Count - Ngā Kōrero Whai Take, we discuss the function, the friction and the potential futures of our food supply systems.

What makes NZ tick? – a sociologist’s 40-year journey

What makes NZ tick? – a sociologist’s 40-year journey

How racist are we? What's driving changes to the way we work, live and have families? What does it mean to grow old these days? - all issues that sociologist Paul Spoonley has studied, taught, written about, and debated.

Massey student lands first internship with global helicopter company

Massey student lands first internship with global helicopter company

A Massey University student's career is off to a flying start as the first intern to be awarded a placement with global helicopter company, PHI International.

Auckland Fale blessed and Pasifika students welcomed

Auckland Fale blessed and Pasifika students welcomed

Events to welcome Pasifika students on to campus for semester two were held on all three campuses this week, and the new Fale on the Auckland campus was officially opened.

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Auckland Campus Flyover

Watch stunning aerial footage of Massey University's Auckland campus.

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