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The New Zealand Herald
Students compete for international tech trophynearly 1.8 million students from 190 countries have competed. Having won the N
Students compete for international tech trophy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
nearly 1.8 million students from 190 countries have competed. Having won the New Zealand and Asia Pacific finals, the University of Auckland students flew to Seattle this week. While there, the trio got to meet teams from around the world, try... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
INTECSEA appoints presidentAustralia/New Zealand region. She earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in c
INTECSEA appoints president
Offshore Magazine / Posted 18 hours ago
Australia/New Zealand region. She earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in chemical and materials engineering from the University of Auckland. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chemical Engineers and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Innovative NZ wireless electric vehicle chargingfollowing US dealAUCKLAND: July 28, 2016: Innovative wireless electric vehicle
Innovative NZ wireless electric vehicle charging
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
following US dealAUCKLAND: July 28, 2016: Innovative wireless electric vehicle charging technology created by a team at the University of Auckland has taken a major step forward with the announcement in San Diego, United States today that Qualcomm... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Brain and Mind Symposium coming to AucklandThursday, 28 July 2016, 2:47 pmPress Release: University of AucklandMedia Relea
Brain and Mind Symposium coming to Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Thursday, 28 July 2016, 2:47 pmPress Release: University of AucklandMedia ReleaseUniversity of Auckland28 July 2016New... Read more
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Business Wire
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company Introduces Cyber Liability Insurance in New Zealand, Names Ian Marshall to Lead Product LineLimited. He began his career as an Underwriter in Financial Lines at AIG. Ian h
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company Introduces Cyber Liability Insurance in New Zealand, Names Ian Marshall to Lead Product Line
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Limited. He began his career as an Underwriter in Financial Lines at AIG. Ian holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Auckland. He is based in BHSI’s office in Auckland. Earlier this month BHSI announced the launch of Cyber... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chris de Freitas: No place for scare tacticseffect on the planet. Photo / Alan Gibson Chris de Freitas is an associate pro
Chris de Freitas: No place for scare tactics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
effect on the planet. Photo / Alan Gibson Chris de Freitas is an associate professor in the School of Environment at the University of Auckland. The column by University of Canterbury sociologist Jarrod Gilbert describing climate change "denial"... Read more
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Tax-News.com
New Zealand's Greens Push For Carbon Taxgrowth and fund tax breaks for ordinary New Zealanders, says the nation's Green
New Zealand's Greens Push For Carbon Tax
Tax-News.com / Posted yesterday
growth and fund tax breaks for ordinary New Zealanders, says the nation's Green Party, drawing on research from the University of Auckland. The Green Party said the University's research shows that introducing a carbon tax and raising the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
MATES making connections across barriersWednesday, 27 July 2016, 11:31 amPress Release: University of Auckland A scheme
MATES making connections across barriers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 11:31 amPress Release: University of Auckland A scheme that connects young people in low decile schools with university student mentors is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Strong leadership on sugary drink ban in Aucklandbut we know that people have not changed much over the last 20-30 years,” says
Strong leadership on sugary drink ban in Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
but we know that people have not changed much over the last 20-30 years,” says Dr Sundborn, a research fellow at the University of Auckland. “What has changed, is our increasingly obesogenic environment.”“Eliminating the availability of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Auckland Council bans fizzy drinksall areas of council operations." Professor Boyd Swinburn, professor of popula
Auckland Council bans fizzy drinks
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
all areas of council operations." Professor Boyd Swinburn, professor of population nutrition and global health at the University of Auckland, called the new ban an "excellent move". "It shows leadership in trying to improve the health of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ research key to reducing spend on Spinal Cord Injuriesestablish through seed funding the Spinal Cord Injury Research Facility based a
NZ research key to reducing spend on Spinal Cord Injuries
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
establish through seed funding the Spinal Cord Injury Research Facility based at the Centre for Brain Research at the University of Auckland. The Trust operates a fully transparent and rigorous annual funding process utilising the expertise of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Obesity campaigners pleased at council's fizzy-drink banall areas of council operations." Professor Boyd Swinburn, professor of popula
Obesity campaigners pleased at council's fizzy-drink ban
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
all areas of council operations." Professor Boyd Swinburn, professor of population nutrition and global health at the University of Auckland, called the new ban an "excellent move". Related ContentFormerly homeless men star in Auckland City... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Predator purge best hope for precious faunato wipe out rats, stoats, possums and feral cats by 2050. Photo / Getty Images
Predator purge best hope for precious fauna
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to wipe out rats, stoats, possums and feral cats by 2050. Photo / Getty Images Predators have a price tag. According to a University of Auckland study, the cost of ridding New Zealand of pests over 50 years is about $9 billion. The alternative... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New Zealand intends to wipe out rats by 2050it would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out t
New Zealand intends to wipe out rats by 2050
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
it would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out the pests. Ecologist James Russell, from the University of Auckland, has written about the idea before. “I really do think it’s possible,” he said. “It will require... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Participants wanted for virtual supermarket food shoppingTuesday, 26 July 2016, 4:53 pmPress Release: University of AucklandUniversity o
Participants wanted for virtual supermarket food shopping
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 4:53 pmPress Release: University of AucklandUniversity of AucklandMedia Release26 July 2016Another 300 New... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
End of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat freeit would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out t
End of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat free
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
it would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out the pests. Ecologist James Russell, from the University of Auckland, has written about the idea before. "I really do think it's possible," he said. "It will require... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First ever trampolinist to represent NZ at Olympic GamesTuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:12 amPress Release: University of AucklandBusiness st
First ever trampolinist to represent NZ at Olympic Games
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:12 amPress Release: University of AucklandBusiness student first ever trampolinist to represent NZ at Olympic GamesWhile other kids were shivering on netball courts and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister can take big step to save babies’ livesacross the country, the Green Party said today.Professor Ed Mitchell, a world-r
Minister can take big step to save babies’ lives
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
across the country, the Green Party said today.Professor Ed Mitchell, a world-renowned infant death researcher from the University of Auckland, is meeting the Minister today to request $1.5 million to fund pepi-pods to stop Sudden Unexpected... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Skills Training to Keep Mothers and Babies Safeworkshop in Auckland, 31 July – 4th August. Dr Alec Ekeroma, an obstetrician at
Skills Training to Keep Mothers and Babies Safe
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
workshop in Auckland, 31 July – 4th August. Dr Alec Ekeroma, an obstetrician at Middlemore Hospital with the University of Auckland, has led the development of the programme from its inception. “The aim is to embed the skills training... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
University of Auckland: NZ firms need plan B in wake of Europe terror - University of Aucklandwith overseas trading partners, and prepare their own international business co
University of Auckland: NZ firms need plan B in wake of Europe terror - University of Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
with overseas trading partners, and prepare their own international business continuity and market exit strategies, says University of Auckland researcher Dr Bridgette Sullivan-Taylor. With the current instability and political unrest in Europe... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$1.5m plea to prevent baby deathsfund safe sleep bassinets in a private meeting today. Professor Ed Mitchell, w
$1.5m plea to prevent baby deaths
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
fund safe sleep bassinets in a private meeting today. Professor Ed Mitchell, world-renowned infant death researcher of the University of Auckland, will meet the minister behind closed doors to request $1.5 million to roll out pepi-pods to at-risk... Read more
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FOX News
The end of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat freeit would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out t
The end of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat free
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
it would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out the pests. Ecologist James Russell, from the University of Auckland, has written about the idea before. "I really do think it's possible," he said. "It will require... Read more
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CTV News
The end of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat freeit would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out t
The end of the rat race? New Zealand aims to become rat free
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
it would require a massive escalation of those efforts to completely wipe out the pests. Ecologist James Russell, from the University of Auckland, has written about the idea before. "I really do think it's possible," he said. "It will require... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NZ to be possum free by 2050said. The government admits it's the most ambitious conservation project attem
NZ to be possum free by 2050
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
said. The government admits it's the most ambitious conservation project attempted anywhere in the world. In 2013, the University of Auckland said making the country predator-free over 50 years was possible but it would cost more than $NZ9... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
From whales to cancer and astrophysics to online pornographyresearch. Having trained as a laboratory scientist specialising in transfusion
From whales to cancer and astrophysics to online pornography
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
research. Having trained as a laboratory scientist specialising in transfusion medicine, Steve completed a PhD at the University of Auckland and completed another PhD in the 1990s. In 1996 he started the biotechnology company Kode Biotech to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Food app whisks trio to world finalswhere students create apps or software using Microsoft technology. Having won
Food app whisks trio to world finals
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
where students create apps or software using Microsoft technology. Having won the New Zealand and Asia Pacific finals, the University of Auckland students fly to Seattle this week to compete on the world stage. The idea for Clove came from a... Read more
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Northern Star
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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Queensland Times
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
Queensland Times / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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News Mail
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
News Mail / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Why being lazy at work is a good thingmore choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your cu
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
more choices, and one of those choices may be to work less and maintain your current income." Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why being lazy at work is a good thingHow to get past piggy banksCartoon: If we'd won the LottoShould Tesla drop the
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
How to get past piggy banksCartoon: If we'd won the LottoShould Tesla drop the 'Autopilot' name? Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why being lazy at work is a good thingthe internetSteal her style: Fifth HarmonyFitness instructor bullied for short,
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the internetSteal her style: Fifth HarmonyFitness instructor bullied for short, tight dress Internationally respected University of Auckland economics professor Robert MacCulloch agrees, saying Germany is a good example of exactly this... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Universities catch over 80 exam cheatsthe highest number of students for cheating last year, with 24 caught, followed
Universities catch over 80 exam cheats
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
the highest number of students for cheating last year, with 24 caught, followed closely by Lincoln University at 21. The University of Auckland had the third largest number of cheaters at 14, according to figures obtained under the Official... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The phenomenon of divorce regretthe game changer - it takes courage to take responsibility." Dr Nickola Overal
The phenomenon of divorce regret
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the game changer - it takes courage to take responsibility." Dr Nickola Overall, associate professor of psychology at the University of Auckland, agrees regret can motivate self-examination. "Why do we have to figure out who we are if everything's... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Portraying Billy Apple differentlypart of series of art projects to come from the donation of his body cells whic
Portraying Billy Apple differently
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
part of series of art projects to come from the donation of his body cells which have since been virally transformed at the University of Auckland school of biological sciences so that they are able to live in perpetuity. In 2012, Auckland... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Universities bust more than 80 exam cheatsWearable technology triggers new rules among most institutions. The University
Universities bust more than 80 exam cheats
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Wearable technology triggers new rules among most institutions. The University of Auckland had the third largest number of cheaters at 14, according to figures obtained under the Official Information Act (OIA). Photo / Martin Sykes More than 80... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Rat study finds maternal intake of oxidised fish oil causes high newborn mortalityoxidized ("off") fish oil died within two days after birth a new study by resea
Rat study finds maternal intake of oxidised fish oil causes high newborn mortality
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
oxidized ("off") fish oil died within two days after birth a new study by researchers at the Liggins Institute at the University of Auckland in New Zealand finds. Mothers given "off" fish oil also had a higher incidence of insulin resistance... Read more
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PhysOrg
Carbon tax could lower emissions and GSTFarming is currently left out of the ETS. Credit: University of Auckland A new,
Carbon tax could lower emissions and GST
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Farming is currently left out of the ETS. Credit: University of Auckland A new, powerful way of modelling the impact of carbon pricing has been developed by University of Auckland doctoral researcher Sina Mashinchi. It shows how a carbon tax... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Massey tests team weight loss for Māori and PasifikaHealth and Development provides expertise in sports and exercise. Dr Anette Kir
Massey tests team weight loss for Māori and Pasifika
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Health and Development provides expertise in sports and exercise. Dr Anette Kira, a social and computer scientist from The University of Auckland, and Samoan researcher from Massey’s School of Public Health Jane Stephen, have worked with Dr Glover... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Partnership Key to Restoration of Ancient Wakaof Ancient Waka600 year-old waka discovered near the Anaweka estuary on the Nor
Partnership Key to Restoration of Ancient Waka
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
of Ancient Waka600 year-old waka discovered near the Anaweka estuary on the North West tip of the South Island The University of Auckland, Manawhenua ki Mōhua iwi and Fonterra have embarked on a collaborative project to preserve a 600... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Charity supports medical research in AucklandThursday, 21 July 2016, 11:42 amPress Release: University of AucklandMedical re
Charity supports medical research in Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Thursday, 21 July 2016, 11:42 amPress Release: University of AucklandMedical research into aspects of autism, brain injury, the ageing eye, endometriosis,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Making architecture and urban design from 'waste' materialswith local partners, including the New Zealand Institute of Architects, the Sch
Making architecture and urban design from 'waste' materials
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
with local partners, including the New Zealand Institute of Architects, the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Auckland and City Gallery, Wellington. The design workshops are offered to architects, design professionals,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tech hub out to attract top brainswhat happens to it?Govt announces new $35 million fund to attract world-class r
Tech hub out to attract top brains
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
what happens to it?Govt announces new $35 million fund to attract world-class researchers But innovation commentator and University of Auckland physicist Professor Shaun Hendy said that while the new investment might slow the decline for a short... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi John Bray's star gazing may lead to breakthroughmystery about what happens when massive stars die - yet it's not the most impre
Kiwi John Bray's star gazing may lead to breakthrough
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
mystery about what happens when massive stars die - yet it's not the most impressive thing one might say about the University of Auckland researcher. Only a few years ago, he was sitting in his office at an Auckland manufacturing company,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Chris Cleave to headline National Writers Forumnumber one on The New York Times Best Seller list) is headlining the first ever
Chris Cleave to headline National Writers Forum
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
number one on The New York Times Best Seller list) is headlining the first ever National Writers Forum, to be held at the University of Auckland 17-18 September.‘Chris is a brilliant writer who is willing to share his talent and experience in an... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Govt invests $35m to attract world-leading university entrepreneurs to NZto New Zealand to further strength the country's universities and innovation ec
Govt invests $35m to attract world-leading university entrepreneurs to NZ
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
to New Zealand to further strength the country's universities and innovation eco-system. The programme, initiated by the University of Auckland, is open to all eight of New Zealand's universities who can enter into a 50:50 partnership to attract... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
$35 million for Entrepreneurial UniversitiesZealand over a three year period.”The programme follows an approach to the Mini
$35 million for Entrepreneurial Universities
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Zealand over a three year period.”The programme follows an approach to the Minister and the TEC earlier this year by the University of Auckland, and will be modelled on other similar programmes around the world including the US and the UK. New... Read more
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