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Joint design offering opens new creative worlds

Joint design offering opens new creative worlds

Concept designers, eager to advance their skills in the film, TV and game sector can now learn from industry leaders of the award-winning Weta Workshop in a new venture with Massey University and its Master of Design programme.

Māori Student Centre established at Massey

Māori Student Centre established at Massey

Māori students at Massey will be well supported in the future with the establishment of Te Rau Tauawhi, the Māori Student Centre.

How to protect your business from fake news

How to protect your business from fake news

In our globalised and internet-connected world, organisations need to proactively combat fake news to protect their reputations, says Massey's Dr Jenny Hou.

International study: Older Kiwis are heavy drinkers

International study: Older Kiwis are heavy drinkers

A new report released by the Health Promotion Agency shows that older New Zealanders are drinking more often and in a more harmful manner than older adults in many other countries.

How to protect your business from fake news

How to protect your business from fake news

In our globalised and internet-connected world, organisations need to proactively combat fake news to protect their reputations, says Massey's Dr Jenny Hou.

International study: Older Kiwis are heavy drinkers

International study: Older Kiwis are heavy drinkers

A new report released by the Health Promotion Agency shows that older New Zealanders are drinking more often and in a more harmful manner than older adults in many other countries.

Parenting a child with autism and the power of hope

Parenting a child with autism and the power of hope

How others perceive and react to children with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) can impact parents dealing with their child's difficulties. But new research says despite feeling judged or misunderstood, parents can develop new strengths from the challenges.

Nurses often cyberbullied by patients and families

Nurses often cyberbullied by patients and families

Research by a Massey University PhD candidate into workplace cyberbullying has found that nurses not only experience bullying by other staff, but also by patients and their families.

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Joint design offering opens new creative worlds

Joint design offering opens new creative worlds

Concept designers, eager to advance their skills in the film, TV and game sector can now learn from industry leaders of the award-winning Weta Workshop in a new venture with Massey University and its Master of Design programme.

Māori Student Centre established at Massey

Māori Student Centre established at Massey

Māori students at Massey will be well supported in the future with the establishment of Te Rau Tauawhi, the Māori Student Centre.

Quote of the Year 2017 finalists announced

Quote of the Year 2017 finalists announced

The 10 shortlisted finalists in Massey University's annual Quote of the Year competition have been announced and you now have one week to vote for your favourite.

Māori academic milestone celebrated

Māori academic milestone celebrated

Twenty years is a worthy milestone to celebrate and yesterday Massey University's Te Pūtahi-a-Toi School of Māori Knowledge marked its birthday with a joy filled tribute to the past and a confident look to the future.

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Awards and Appointments

Massey projects funded to unlock curious minds

Massey projects funded to unlock curious minds

Five Massey projects have been awarded more than $350,000 to help children explore biomechanics, air quality, Māori participation in science, virtual food and monitoring the marine environment.

Blake Ambassador Awards for two Massey students

Blake Ambassador Awards for two Massey students

Two Massey students have been awarded two of the eleven highly-sought after Blake Ambassador Awards to further their passion for conservation.

Research grant leaves Massey staff buzzing

Research grant leaves Massey staff buzzing

Two Massey University researchers have received more than $129,000 in funding to undertake a two-year exploratory study on teaching and learning.

Massey student nominated for New Zealander of the Year

Massey student nominated for New Zealander of the Year

Massey University Masters' student Ms Marnie Prickett has been selected as one of ten nominees for New Zealander of the Year.

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Opinion and Features

Inmates explore morals in Greek theatre

Inmates explore morals in Greek theatre

Is pride the ultimate crime? It is a big moral question that a group of inmates at Auckland Prison explored when they performed an Ancient Greek play using puppets, in a partnership between the prison and Massey University.

Call for global living wage gets stellar backing

Call for global living wage gets stellar backing

What does Massey University psychologist Professor Stuart Carr have in common with a bunch of A-list Hollywood actors, music celebrities and global entrepreneurs?

Opinion: Why are NZ’s literacy results so appalling?

Opinion: Why are NZ’s literacy results so appalling?

New Zealand's results in the latest Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) are very disappointing. But they are not surprising, according to Massey literacy and teaching specialists.

Social scientist’s call on plastic glitter ban goes global

Social scientist’s call on plastic glitter ban goes global

She's really not the glitter Grinch - but those trillions of tiny, shiny flecks are a threat to marine life and human health, so it's time to ban the plastic-based kind and use biodegradable versions, says a Massey University social scientist.

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Manawatū Campus Flyover

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

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Election 2017

Will immigration anxiety shape this election?
As the election campaign kicked off, it appeared that immigration would be one of the defining talking points. But has it been that important?
Engaging young voters online
An interactive online tool that boosted youth voting turnout at the 2014 election is back.
Opinion: We live in puzzling times
The economy is growing, inflation is low, firms are hiring. So, why are the country's leaders trusted by so few? Give us your thoughts in our second...
Massey's election commentators
Massey researchers and lecturers are leading conversations around many key election issues. Their topic areas and contacts are listed here.

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