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Massey University confirms COVID-19 vaccination policy

Massey University confirms COVID-19 vaccination policy

Massey University has confirmed its COVID-19 vaccination policy. From 14 February 2022 all staff, students and visitors will need to be fully vaccinated to enter Massey campuses or take part in in-person university activities.

Massey researchers awarded Earthquake Commission Biennial Grants

Massey researchers awarded Earthquake Commission Biennial Grants

Three Massey University researchers have been awarded a total of nearly $200,000 from the Earthquake Commission, to help New Zealanders better understand our natural hazard risk and identify ways to reduce the impact of those hazards.

Nominations open for Quote of the Year

Nominations open for Quote of the Year

What should be on this year's list of top ten New Zealand quotes? Minister for Covid-19 Response Chris Hipkins' "spread their legs" gaffe? Toddler Ivy Smith's reaction to seeing a goat in her backyard? A line from Jono and Ben's musical farewell to Judith Collins?

Massey staff awarded doctorates

Massey staff awarded doctorates

Eight Massey University staff are among the graduands to have received doctoral degrees this summer.

Survey shows franchise sector has grown in contribution despite the pandemic

Survey shows franchise sector has grown in contribution despite the pandemic

The annual turnover of business format franchises in New Zealand has grown by $9.2 billion in the past four years, according to the latest Franchising New Zealand 2021 report.

Massey researchers awarded Earthquake Commission Biennial Grants

Massey researchers awarded Earthquake Commission Biennial Grants

Three Massey University researchers have been awarded a total of nearly $200,000 from the Earthquake Commission, to help New Zealanders better understand our natural hazard risk and identify ways to reduce the impact of those hazards.

Researchers receive Rutherford Medal

Researchers receive Rutherford Medal

The He Kāinga Oranga/Housing and Health Research Programme has been awarded the Rutherford Medal.

Rising house prices and increase in interest rate lead to decline in home affordability

Rising house prices and increase in interest rate lead to decline in home affordability

The latest Home Affordability Report shows an overall decline in national affordability over the most recent quarter, largely driven by soaring house prices and an increasing interest rate.

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Massey University confirms COVID-19 vaccination policy

Massey University confirms COVID-19 vaccination policy

Massey University has confirmed its COVID-19 vaccination policy. From 14 February 2022 all staff, students and visitors will need to be fully vaccinated to enter Massey campuses or take part in in-person university activities.

Massey students participate in APEC Voices of the Future 2021

Massey students participate in APEC Voices of the Future 2021

Four Massey students have been involved in the APEC Voices of the Future 2021 summit, which was this year hosted by New Zealand.

New research focuses on connection between humans, gorillas and diseases in Uganda

New research focuses on connection between humans, gorillas and diseases in Uganda

New research suggests cross-species transmission of pathogens is intimately linked to human and environmental health, meaning areas with poor or challenging living conditions may be particularly susceptible to endemic and emerging diseases.

2021 Professorial promotions announced

2021 Professorial promotions announced

The latest promotion round has seen 20 Massey University staff promoted to Professor and 43 to Associate Professor. The promotions take effect from 1 January 2022.

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Awards and Appointments

Coaching scholarship provides connections for High Performance Coordinator

Coaching scholarship provides connections for High Performance Coordinator

High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) has awarded Massey's High Performance Coordinator Danielle Jones a place in Te Hāpaitanga coaching initiative.

Nominations open for Quote of the Year

Nominations open for Quote of the Year

What should be on this year's list of top ten New Zealand quotes? Minister for Covid-19 Response Chris Hipkins' "spread their legs" gaffe? Toddler Ivy Smith's reaction to seeing a goat in her backyard? A line from Jono and Ben's musical farewell to Judith Collins?

Latest Emeritus Professors announced

Latest Emeritus Professors announced

Massey University has announced seven new Emeritus Professors conferred by the Honorary Awards Committee.

Award-winning sauerkraut inspired by the whenua

Award-winning sauerkraut inspired by the whenua

A fermented sauerkraut with pūhā (sow thistle) has won the Massey University Supreme Award at the New Zealand Food Awards.

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Opinion and Features

Study brings new business perspective for NZDF dog handler

Study brings new business perspective for NZDF dog handler

Corporal Aidan Cornwall can now add a Bachelor of Business degree to his list of accomplishments after completing a comprehensive course of study at Massey University.

Belonging at Massey

Belonging at Massey

Courtney Ngata-Turley, Taranaki, a Student Support Advisor Māori at Bachelor of Arts Student Engagement (BASE+), recently completed her Masters of Psychology with a topic that is close to her heart and her work.

Memoir explores racism, the Catholic church, and fathers

Memoir explores racism, the Catholic church, and fathers

Professor Richard Shaw has launched his memoir 'The Forgotten Coast', an examination of colonial privilege, his family's Catholicism and his relationship with his father.

Involving citizens in the science of weather

Involving citizens in the science of weather

Dr Marion Tan has been leading a working group of scientists to develop the High Impact Weather (HIWeather) Citizen Science Guidance Note for Weather, Climate, and Water Projects for the World Meteorological Organization.

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Auckland Campus Flyover

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

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