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Opinion: How the team of five million can mobilise against climate change

Opinion: How the team of five million can mobilise against climate change

Produced in partnership with The Spinoff, the new episode of Conversations That Count - Ngā Kōrero Whai Take looks at how our oceans are being affected by climate change - and whose voices we should be prioritising in our response. We asked Dr Libby Liggins to share her thoughts.

Massey ranked in the top 300

Massey ranked in the top 300

Massey University has been ranked in the top 300 in the world for the third year - placed at 284 in the world in the overall QS World University Ranking, and at 285 in the world for academic reputation.

Professor Dutta’s “tireless advocacy” recognised with Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award

Professor Dutta’s “tireless advocacy” recognised with Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award

Professor Mohan J Dutta, from the School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing, has been named as the 2021 Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award winner.

Singing her way to the top

Singing her way to the top

Raquel Abolins-Reid aka RIIKI's star is on the rise after her first headline shows.

Historic buildings likely to be toppled under post-quake law, PhD finds

Historic buildings likely to be toppled under post-quake law, PhD finds

Recent PhD research from Massey University shows that the Building Amendment Act 2016 provides more logical reasons for demolition of historical buildings than preservation.

Researcher explores how vulnerable native birds use mangroves

Researcher explores how vulnerable native birds use mangroves

Jacques de Satgé has been invited to be a part of a three-month secondment at the Office of the Prime Minister's Chief Science Advisor with the hopes his research can inform holistic policy around mangrove management.

The cost of being “liked” on social media

The cost of being “liked” on social media

New doctoral research has found that vulnerable adolescent females are most likely to compare themselves negatively to photos on Instagram.

Māori view on Antarctica’s future

Māori view on Antarctica’s future

The inclusion of Māori and other Indigenous philosophies in the conservation management of Antarctica is the theme of an article co-written by Māori philosopher Associate Professor Krushil Watene.

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University News

Journal explores women’s views on security

Journal explores women’s views on security

A special issue of the National Security Journal launched at Parliament this week focuses on women's perspectives on defence and security.

First graduates ready to make UN sustainability goals a reality

First graduates ready to make UN sustainability goals a reality

The first three graduates from Massey's new Master of Sustainable Development Goals say they feel empowered to tackle the climate crisis and other sustainability issues.

Massey ranked in the top 300

Massey ranked in the top 300

Massey University has been ranked in the top 300 in the world for the third year - placed at 284 in the world in the overall QS World University Ranking, and at 285 in the world for academic reputation.

Online success for Massey Week at Huazhong Agricultural University

Online success for Massey Week at Huazhong Agricultural University

The inaugural Massey Week was held at Huazhong Agricultural University recently and included online participation, guidance and support from staff and students from both institutions.

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Awards and Appointments

Scholarship success for research to help fight incurable infections

Scholarship success for research to help fight incurable infections

Master of Science student Hannah Wykes has been awarded the prestigious William Georgetti Scholarship for her biological sciences research.

Massey alumni in Queen’s Birthday Honours list

Massey alumni in Queen’s Birthday Honours list

Fifteen alumni have been named in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, including Chair of the Riddet Institute Board and 2021 Massey Medal recipient Dr Kevin Marshall.

Professor Dutta’s “tireless advocacy” recognised with Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award

Professor Dutta’s “tireless advocacy” recognised with Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award

Professor Mohan J Dutta, from the School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing, has been named as the 2021 Aubrey Fisher Mentorship Award winner.

Agricultural and horticultural students win scholarships

Agricultural and horticultural students win scholarships

Massey agricultural and horticultural students were awarded scholarships at a presentation evening on the Manawatū campus last week.

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Opinion and Features

Opinion:

Opinion:

Meet Connor Mcleod, Massey University's Diversity and Inclusion Advisor, a new role that he's been in since January 2021.

Opinion: Why I give blood, and why you should too

Opinion: Why I give blood, and why you should too

There are lots of reasons to donate blood and I'm passionate about encouraging people to give it a go. World Blood Donor Day is this Monday.

Opinion: How the team of five million can mobilise against climate change

Opinion: How the team of five million can mobilise against climate change

Produced in partnership with The Spinoff, the new episode of Conversations That Count - Ngā Kōrero Whai Take looks at how our oceans are being affected by climate change - and whose voices we should be prioritising in our response. We asked Dr Libby Liggins to share her thoughts.

From Wellington to South Sudan: Capturing marginalised stories

From Wellington to South Sudan: Capturing marginalised stories

Internationally acclaimed documentary photographer and Massey alumni Robin Hammond recently made a visit to the Wellington campus.

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Auckland Campus Flyover

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

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