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2019 Quote of the Year - vote now!

2019 Quote of the Year - vote now!

From heart-breaking responses to the Christchurch mosque shootings to the casual use of an internet meme in Parliament, 2019 has been a year of defining quotes. Vote for the one you think is best.

Thesis helps Army to improve the wellbeing of women officers

Thesis helps Army to improve the wellbeing of women officers

When Dr Ellen Nelson left the New Zealand Army after a decade of service in 2013, she noticed other women were leaving too. She thought it was an issue worth investigating.

Massey University confers honorary doctorate on Dilmah Tea founder

Massey University confers honorary doctorate on Dilmah Tea founder

Massey University today conferred an honorary Doctor of Science degree on renowned Dilmah Tea founder Merrill Fernando in recognition of his leadership in ethical business within the food and beverage industry.

2019 professorial appointments announced

2019 professorial appointments announced

The latest promotion round has seen 10 Massey University staff promoted to professor and 31 to associate professor. The promotions take effect from January 1.

The journey to level 10 without one, two and three

The journey to level 10 without one, two and three

PhD graduate Dr Jeremy Hapeta, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Huia, says he became a "brain surgeon" straight out of high school - in the offal room of a Levin abattoir.

Spotlight on student research at sport conference

Spotlight on student research at sport conference

How athletes can beat the heat in Tokyo to exploring the effects of a menstrual cycle phase on female rugby athletes' physical performance and iron status, were among the research topics explored at the recent Sport and Exercise Science New Zealand Conference.

Face time innovates online language learning

Face time innovates online language learning

Learning another language can take years of commitment and effort amid our busy lives. A new online learning innovation pairing students face-to-face with native speakers is helping to speed up progress.

Thesis helps Army to improve the wellbeing of women officers

Thesis helps Army to improve the wellbeing of women officers

When Dr Ellen Nelson left the New Zealand Army after a decade of service in 2013, she noticed other women were leaving too. She thought it was an issue worth investigating.

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Ten staff doctorates at Manawatū graduation

Ten staff doctorates at Manawatū graduation

Ten staff were among the record 59 graduates to receive doctoral degrees at the three November graduation ceremonies in Palmerston North last Friday.

2019 Quote of the Year - vote now!

2019 Quote of the Year - vote now!

From heart-breaking responses to the Christchurch mosque shootings to the casual use of an internet meme in Parliament, 2019 has been a year of defining quotes. Vote for the one you think is best.

Ecentre to focus on students and staff

Ecentre to focus on students and staff

Massey's business incubator the ecentre is refocusing its activities to concentrate on supporting students and staff.

Pioneering ex-mayor awarded honorary doctorate

Pioneering ex-mayor awarded honorary doctorate

Former Palmerston North mayor and Manawatū MP Jill White has been awarded an honorary doctorate in recognition of her advocacy for environmental issues and local heritage, and making a difference through local body politics.

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Awards and Appointments

2019 professorial appointments announced

2019 professorial appointments announced

The latest promotion round has seen 10 Massey University staff promoted to professor and 31 to associate professor. The promotions take effect from January 1.

Massey welcomes DVC Students and Alumni

Massey welcomes DVC Students and Alumni

The new Deputy Vice-Chancellor Students and Alumni Tere McGonagle-Daly, of Ngāti Whakaue ki Maketu, was welcomed today with a pōwhiri at Te Pūtahi-a-Toi on the Manawatū campus.

Zonta Women of Achievement Award for Pushpa Wood

Zonta Women of Achievement Award for Pushpa Wood

Westpac Massey Fin-Ed Centre director Dr Pushpa Wood has been awarded a 2019 Zonta New Zealand Women of Achievement Award.

Design students top craft and design awards

Design students top craft and design awards

Excellence in student design was celebrated at the ECC New Zealand Student Craft/Design Awards at the Dowse Museum in Lower Hutt on Tuesday evening, with Massey University students receiving awards and commendations for fashion, textile, furniture, lighting and product design.

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Opinion and Features

History now – ‘Game of Thrones’ to Gate Pā?

History now – ‘Game of Thrones’ to Gate Pā?

The past has become a digital feast and there is no other point in human history when people have had such ready access to it, historian Professor Michael Belgrave says.

Graduation a family affair for mother of five

Graduation a family affair for mother of five

Analena Siu graduates with her Master of Aviation Management this week, and her five children will be there to see her cross the stage.

Pacific artists gather for symposium in Wellington

Pacific artists gather for symposium in Wellington

Massey University hosted a gathering of Pacific arts practitioners at the Pacific Heritage Arts Fono in Wellington yesterday.

The meaning of philosophy in perplexing times

The meaning of philosophy in perplexing times

To mark World Philosophy Day (November 21) Māori philosopher Dr Krushil Watene is keen to highlight the work of her colleagues and students, who she says are demonstrating the value of philosophical thought in solving some of society's most urgent problems.

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