Archive for the 'Education' Category

Workshop for Top Young Athletes

Press Release – Eastern Institute of Technology

Media Release

WORKSHOP FOR TOP YOUNG ATHLETES


Caption: EIT degree student Dylan Thomas, who plays in the New Zealand under-21 hockey team, with High Performance Sport New Zealand’s Criss Strange. Read more »

ASB and RainbowYOUTH Tertiary Scholarship 2017 Now Open

Press Release – RainbowYOUTH

For immediate release 29th September 2016

ASB AND RainbowYOUTH TERTIARY SCHOLARSHIP 2017 NOW OPEN
Applications to ASB Unity Network and RainbowYOUTH’s Tertiary Scholarship are now open, offering tertiary students studying in 2017 $NZ2,500 towards their studies. Read more »

Celebrating the benefits of learning Japanese

Press Release – Massey University

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Celebrating the benefits of learning Japanese


Intern Feliks Krawczyk with colleagues from Kyushu Railway Company. Image courtesy of Asia New Zealand Foundation. Read more »

Graduate helping Māori to preserve past

Press Release – University of Auckland

Graduate helping Māori to preserve past

Following his interests in Māori archaeology and the church led Taupo student Cruz Karauti-Fox to study at the University of Auckland. Read more »

New president driven by desire for quality education for all

Press Release – NZEI

New president driven by desire for quality education for all children

28 September, 2016
NZEI Te Riu Roa’s new president is driven by a belief in quality public education for all New Zealand children. Read more »

Karate star Tia wins highest sporting accolade

Press Release – University of Auckland

Karate star Tia wins highest sporting accolade

The University of Auckland has named karate champion Tia Tuiburelevu as its Sportswoman of the Year 2016. Read more »

‘Just keep going’ message from life-long learner PhD

Press Release – University of Auckland

‘Just keep going’ message from life-long learner PhD

When 68-year-old Dr Judith Selvaraj received her PhD at the University of Auckland graduation ceremony on Tuesday it was the final stop on a long learning ride that has taken her far beyond any hopes, dreams and expectations of her younger years. Read more »

President’s Speech to PPTA Annual Conference 2016

Speech – Post Primary Teachers’ Association

EMBARGOED UNTIL 11AM TUESDAY 27 SEPTEMBER

President’s Speech to PPTA Annual Conference 2016

E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā hau e whā.
Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa.
Kia orana, Talofa lava. Taloha Ni, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Ni sa bula vinaka, Malo e lelei. Read more »

First two Pacific academics graduate with PhDs

Press Release – University of Auckland Business School

First two Pacific academics at the Business School graduate with PhDs


Sisikula Sisifa Read more »

Double delight for mum and son on graduation day

Press Release – University of Auckland

Double delight for mum and son on graduation day

Anne O’Callaghan was bursting with pride when son Ben received his Master’s in Medieval History at the University of Auckland’s graduation ceremony on Tuesday. Read more »

Scholarships recognise support staff and early educators

Press Release – NZEI

NZEI scholarships recognise support staff and early childhood educators

26 September, 2016

NZEI Te Riu Roa has announced scholarships for support staff and early childhood members at its annual conference in Rotorua last night. Read more »

Auckland Uni fundraising campaign a farce

Press Release – Fossil Free UoA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

26 September 2016

Auckland Uni fundraising campaign a farce

Students at the University of Auckland are labelling a new fundraising campaign announced by their university a ‘farce’ unless it commits to a divesting the money raised from fossil fuel companies. Read more »

Resource Teacher of Māori honoured

Press Release – NZEI

Resource Teacher of Māori honoured

26 September, 2016

A Resource Teacher of Māori based at Waitara East School in Taranaki has been given one of the highest honours in the education sector. She has iwi links with Te Atiawa Taranaki and Ngāi Tahu. Read more »

Yale Students Urge Auckland University to go Fossil Free

Press Release – University of Otago

23rd September, 2016
Fossil Free Yale University have applauded the recent decision by the University of Otago Council to exclude fossil fuels from their investment portfolio. Read more »

University of Auckland launches $300m fundraising campaign

Press Release – University of Auckland

University of Auckland launches $300m fundraising campaign to address national issues

The University of Auckland has tonight launched the most ambitious fundraising campaign in New Zealand history, aiming to raise $300m to address critical challenges facing our communities Read more »

Company directors must be held to account for exam failures

Press Release – First Union

For immediate release: 23 September 2016

Company directors must be held to account for exam failures – migrant workers’ network Read more »

Did You Know?

Press Release – Mohawk Media

Did You Know?

Press Release: Mohawk Media
23rd September 2016

Did You Know? A guide to conversations with young people about drugs & alcohol Mohawk Media has developed new print resources to support healthy ways of having conversations about drugs and alcohol. Read more »

Trolls, Dick Pics, Revenge Porn: online harassment

Press Release – Auckland Women’s Centre

Auckland Women’s Centre

Media Release

23 September 2016

Trolls, Dick Pics, Revenge Porn:
online harassment against women Read more »

Inaugural Top Student Awards showcase top NZ tertiary talent

Press Release – Talent Solutions

Talent Solutions
www.talentsolutions.co.nz
www.topstudentawards.co.nz Read more »

Applications open for 2017 engineering tertiary scholarships

Press Release – Eastland Group

Applications now open for 2017 engineering tertiary study scholarships

Eastland region university students have until 31 October to apply for Eastland Group’s annual tertiary study scholarship. Read more »

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