Archive for the 'Education' Category

13 graduate as funeral directors

Press Release – Funeral Directors Assn of NZ

13 graduate as funeral directors

19 September 2014

Thirteen people have graduated as funeral directors from the WelTec Funeral Services course. Read more »

Zoning out – is it time for a review?

Press Release – PPTA

18 September 2014

Zoning out – is it time for a review?

The last few years have seen rising inequality between schools and the erosion of students’ right to attend their local school. Read more »

Zoning out – is it time for a review?

Press Release – PPTA

18 September 2014

Zoning out – is it time for a review?

The last few years have seen rising inequality between schools and the erosion of students’ right to attend their local school. Read more »

Massey Expert on UN Project to Value Nature

Press Release – Massey University

Massey Expert on UN Project to Value Nature

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World-class US Universities come to Auckland

Press Release – US Embassy

World-class US Universities come to Auckland

18 September 2014

Top American universities will converge in Auckland this weekend for the USA Universities College Fair hosted by the US Embassy. Read more »

AUT Opens New Centre to Boost NZ Science And Tech Education

Press Release – AUT University

AUT University Opens New Centre to Boost NZ Science And Tech Education

Improving the entrepreneurial skills of tertiary students is one of the 15 live education projects at the new Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Tertiary Education Centre (STEM-TEC) at AUT University. Read more »

School Kids Build Kiwi Shelter Boxes

Press Release – Rainbow Springs

News Release

School Kids Build Kiwi Shelter Boxes

Rotorua 16 September 2014: Howick Intermediate students nailed and hammered for a worthy cause recently building sturdy wooden kiwi shelter boxes for Rotorua’s Rainbow Springs. Read more »

Major funding investment in University of Auckland research

Press Release – University of Auckland

Major funding investment in University of Auckland research
The University of Auckland

16 September 2014

Major funding investment in University of Auckland research Read more »

Chris Cole Catley Writing Awards

Press Release – Michael King Writers’ Centre

Media Release
Tuesday 16 September 2014

Chris Cole Catley Writing Awards Read more »

Children build “decent homes” to raise awareness

Press Release – Habitat for Humanity

NEWS RELEASE

Children build “decent homes” to raise awareness of NZ housing issues Read more »

One Winner, Three Gold Medals in ‘Junior Masterchef’

Press Release – Manakau Institute of Technology

One Winner And Three Gold Medals Awarded in ‘Junior Masterchef’.

16th Sept, 2014

Nelson College edged out two very close competitors to take the National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge Title for 2014. Read more »

University of Auckland retains number one ranking

Press Release – University of Auckland

University of Auckland retains number one ranking

The University of Auckland has again been ranked as the leading university in New Zealand following the publication of the 2014 QS World University Rankings. Read more »

Private tertiary education celebrates success at awards

Press Release – Independent Tertiary Education New Zealand

MEDIA RELEASE FROM INDEPENDENT TERTIARY EDUCATION NEW ZEALAND

September 15, 2014

Private tertiary education celebrates success at annual awards Read more »

German, Kiwi films big winners at Uni Shorts 2014

Press Release – Uni Shorts

Press Release – 15 September, 2014

German, Kiwi films big winners at Uni Shorts 2014 winners

AUCKLAND: German filmmakers dominated the awards at the third annual Uni Shorts International Student Film Festival held over the weekend in Auckland on 12-14 September. Read more »

University receives more than $35 million in research funds

Press Release – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

12 September 2014

University of Waikato receives more than $35 million in MBIE research funding

The University of Waikato has received more than $35 million in the 2014 round of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s new science research funding, claiming two of the top four amounts awarded. Read more »

Major funding investment in University of Auckland science

Press Release – University of Auckland

For immediate release
Major funding investment in University of Auckland science

The University of Auckland has received more than $44 million in new funding in the latest funding round from the Ministry of Innovation, Read more »

Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge Final About to Begin

Press Release – Manakau Institute of Technology

National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge Final About to Get Underway

The best regional secondary school culinary teams, hospitality tutors and a judging panel of industry-leading executive chefs have arrived at the Manukau Institute of Technology for the final of the cooking competition dubbed ‘Junior Masterchef’. Read more »

Multi-million dollar boost for engineering research

Press Release – University of Auckland

For immediate release
Multi-million dollar boost for engineering research

University of Auckland engineering research has been awarded almost $20 million in new funding from the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) for a range of advanced technology projects and robotics. Read more »

Te Kura Maori o Waatea

Press Release – Manukau Urban Maori Authority

Press Release
11th September 2014
Manukau Urban Maori Authority

The Manukau Urban Maori Authority (MUMA) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Te Kura Maori o Waatea which will open in February next year. Read more »

Otago researchers gain major science funding

Press Release – University of Otago

Thursday 11 September 2014

Otago researchers gain major science funding for innovative projects Read more »

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