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Scoop.co.nz
NZVRARA Student Chapter Inaugural Exhibition Plannedstudent members primarily come from the two on-campus VR Clubs we’ve formed thi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
student members primarily come from the two on-campus VR Clubs we’ve formed this year at Massey University (VRTX) and Victoria University (Looking Glass),” says Ms Lomas. “The concept of forming on-campus interdisciplinary clubs and supporting... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo in the grip of obesity |Graphwith 77 per cent. Australia’s Health Tracker By Area is developed by the Austr
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
with 77 per cent. Australia’s Health Tracker By Area is developed by the Australian Health Policy Collaboration (AHPC) at Victoria University with the Public Health Information and Development Unit at Torrens University. AHPC director Rosemary... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
GCSB supporting women in STEM through academic scholarshipslist down from 80 applications, to a shortlist of 33, and then to four,” Mr Ham
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
list down from 80 applications, to a shortlist of 33, and then to four,” Mr Hampton said.“The recipients are Amber Joseph (Victoria University), Kiri Lenagh Glue (Otago University), Jessica Robertson (Canterbury University) and Georgia Gadsby... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Expedition to study NZ’s largest earthquake faultresearch organisations and universities in Australia and New Zealand, including
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
research organisations and universities in Australia and New Zealand, including GNS Science, NIWA, University of Auckland, Victoria University of Wellington, and University of Otago. The Australia and New Zealand IODP Consortium (ANZIC) is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Celebrate ‘A Soprani Christmas’ in Wellington on 1 DecemberIn the same year, she performed in her first opera ‘Carmen’ with Wellington Cit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
In the same year, she performed in her first opera ‘Carmen’ with Wellington City Opera. She then went on to graduate from Victoria University with first class honours after performing the lead role in their opera in the Wellington Opera House.She... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is the Trump Administration Planning a First Strike on North Korea?Jackson, who was country director for Korea in the Office of the Secretary of D
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
Jackson, who was country director for Korea in the Office of the Secretary of Defense from 2009 to 2014 and now teaches at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand, told Truthout that key figures in the Trump administration believe that the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fighting fires at the source by reaching out to troubled kidsfact that many adult arsonists developed their unhealthy relationship with fire
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
fact that many adult arsonists developed their unhealthy relationship with fire as a child. But now a team from Victoria University (VU) have created a tool that could help prevent dangerous fires, by identifying children with... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQP author Tony Birch wins literary awarda Miles Franklin Award shortlisting. He is the inaugural Bruce McGuinness Rese
University of Queensland / Posted 6 days ago
a Miles Franklin Award shortlisting. He is the inaugural Bruce McGuinness Research Fellow at the Moondani Balluk Centre at Victoria University, published widely in literary magazines and anthologies and a regular guest at writers’ festivals. Mr... Read more
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NZCity
Graduate to research Pacific plantswas a child - now she gets to study them full-time. Ms Woolner, who is of Cook
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
was a child - now she gets to study them full-time. Ms Woolner, who is of Cook Island Maori descent, will graduate from Victoria University of Wellington in December with a PhD in Chemistry. She has received $345,156 from the Health Research... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Celebrating Women Philosophers on World Philosophy DayMarsden funding into Massey, including Dr Rini’s project this year (her fourth
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Marsden funding into Massey, including Dr Rini’s project this year (her fourth Marsden) – in partnership with Victoria University – on New Zealand’s most famous philosopher, Arthur Prior (1914-1969), ‘the father of tense logic’.Dr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Researchers at the Top of Their Fields Elected as Fellowson how we can achieve better balance and diversity in our Fellowship.”The new F
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
on how we can achieve better balance and diversity in our Fellowship.”The new Fellows are:Professor Charlotte MacDonald, Victoria University of Wellington, is a historian who has used innovative methods to study 19th century colonies and empires,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Tony Birch becomes first indigenous writer to win Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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The North West Star
Tony Birch becomes first indigenous writer to win Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tony Birch becomes first indigenous writer to win Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tony Birch becomes first indigenous writer to win Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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WA Today
Tony Birch wins the Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tony Birch wins the Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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The Age
Tony Birch wins the Patrick Awardhe is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
he is "very involved" with the campaign against the Adani Carmichael coal mine in Queensland. And as a research fellow at Victoria University, his work "is essentially about the relationship between climate change and what we now call protection... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Research shows most New Zealanders support pest controlthe Department of Conservation, Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research, the Universit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
the Department of Conservation, Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research, the University of Otago, the University of Auckland, and Victoria University of Wellington, has surveyed people’s perspectives of new and emerging methods of pest and predator... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Regional Series: Trump, Kim, and the nuclear codesby the University of Auckland, the North Asia CAPE is supported by a consortium
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
by the University of Auckland, the North Asia CAPE is supported by a consortium of three universities: Otago, Waikato, and Victoria University of Wellington.The North Asia CAPE regional seminars will be held in Hamilton, Auckland, Dunedin and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealanders out to uncover icy secretsShelf (RIS) will respond to global warming.The multi-disciplinary and internati
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Shelf (RIS) will respond to global warming.The multi-disciplinary and international team includes researchers from Otago, Victoria University of Wellington, Canterbury University, Waikato University, NIWA, GNS Science, Georgia Tech in the US, and... Read more
8d
Scoop.co.nz
Partnership boosts Graduate School students to the cloudthe technology they have access to. It made sense to go directly to Wellington,
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
the technology they have access to. It made sense to go directly to Wellington, the tech hub of the country, and work with Victoria University of Wellington and the Wellington ICT Graduate School to help their students deliver even better outcomes... Read more
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Daily Mail
Earth's newest iceberg up close: NASA reveals incredible A-68 imagesregion take with the Sentinel 3 satellite on September 16 But Professor Nancy
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
region take with the Sentinel 3 satellite on September 16 But Professor Nancy Bertler, of the Antarctic Research Centre at Victoria University of Wellington, said global warming and the hole in the ozone layer had caused the sudden break-up of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tourism a key focus at NZ and Chinese Mayoral talksand Bank of China, with additional support from sponsors China Travel Services
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
and Bank of China, with additional support from sponsors China Travel Services Ltd, Huawei, the University of Otago, Victoria University of Wellington, Silver Fern Express Ltd, the University of Auckland’s Centre for Asia-Pacific Excellence... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Software hackathon hits NZ Cricket Museum’s challengesthey can solve them using the skills and technologies they have learned”, says
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
they can solve them using the skills and technologies they have learned”, says Dr Karsten Lundqvist, a Senior Lecturer at Victoria University.During this hackathon they considered two main issues. Firstly, how to make static displays more dynamic... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A new chapter for children’s rights in New Zealand?report will be launched at 1.25pm today, at the Childhood Studies Colloquium at
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
report will be launched at 1.25pm today, at the Childhood Studies Colloquium at Victoria University of Wellington (Kelburn campus)The Children’s Commissioner will be speaking at the launch, to be... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne Victory report rare financial loss shortly after year of record profitannounced Paulo Cardoso as the club's inaugural academy director in September 2
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
announced Paulo Cardoso as the club's inaugural academy director in September 2016. Victory's academy has partnered with Victoria University, with the club also hoping to establish a training base and youth academy in the Maribyrnong-Footscray... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne Victory report rare financial loss shortly after year of record profitannounced Paulo Cardoso as the club's inaugural academy director in September 2
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
announced Paulo Cardoso as the club's inaugural academy director in September 2016. Victory's academy has partnered with Victoria University, with the club also hoping to establish a training base and youth academy in the Maribyrnong-Footscray... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne Victory report rare financial loss shortly after year of record profitannounced Paulo Cardoso as the club's inaugural academy director in September 2
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
announced Paulo Cardoso as the club's inaugural academy director in September 2016. Victory's academy has partnered with Victoria University, with the club also hoping to establish a training base and youth academy in the Maribyrnong-Footscray... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘What race is Islam?’ taunt racists. ‘What race is d***head’, responds Australian senatorman can be heard telling Dastyari. The senator tried to ignore the men, and fo
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
man can be heard telling Dastyari. The senator tried to ignore the men, and focused on placing his order for drinks at the Victoria University student bar. He told the men he did not want to engage with them, “I think you guys are a bunch of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man, 90, in 1,000km trip for eye surgery as audit confirms long waiting lists in Dublin and Corkcases but is aware of Mr Harrington’s case: “The current waiting time for an op
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
cases but is aware of Mr Harrington’s case: “The current waiting time for an ophthalmology procedure in South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital is three to six months with the majority of cases being dealt with in three months and a small... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man, 90, in 1,000km trip for eye surgerycases but is aware of Mr Harrington’s case: “The current waiting time for an op
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
cases but is aware of Mr Harrington’s case: “The current waiting time for an ophthalmology procedure in South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital is three to six months with the majority of cases being dealt with in three months and a small... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZUS Council Mike Moore Congressional Interns readyNZUS Council Mike Moore Internship Programme. The programme is conducted in par
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
NZUS Council Mike Moore Internship Programme. The programme is conducted in partnership with the University of Canterbury, Victoria University of Wellington and Air New Zealand.NZUS Council Chairman Leon Grice said “the internship programme is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Australian far-right group films themselves racially abusing senator in pubby a far-right group in Australia. Labour senator Sam Dastyari, who was born i
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
by a far-right group in Australia. Labour senator Sam Dastyari, who was born in Iran, was targeted as he visited a pub at Victoria University in Melbourne where he had been promoting his new book. The father-of-two was approached by several men... Read more
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Mashable
Politician calmly handles confrontation with far-right 'racists'harass the politician while he's seated at a table. Dastyari spoke about the i
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
harass the politician while he's seated at a table. Dastyari spoke about the incident later on during a talk at Victoria University, blaming other right-wing politicians like U.S. President Donald Trump and Australian populist Pauline... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Finalists and judges announced for Uni Shorts Film FestivalUniversity (USA) Inked in Tradition University of Auckland/Beijing Normal Univ
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
University (USA) Inked in Tradition University of Auckland/Beijing Normal University (NZ/China) Internet Explorer Victoria University of Wellington (NZ)FICTION (Undergraduate)Two The Jerusalem Sam Spiegel Film School (Israel) Ra Menada... Read more
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Junkee
Sam Dastyari Is Hitting Back At "White Nationalists" And "Fuckwits" After Being Racially Abusedby members of a so-called patriot’s group at a pub in Melbourne on Wednesday.
Junkee / Posted 14 days ago
by members of a so-called patriot’s group at a pub in Melbourne on Wednesday. Dastyari, who was born in Iran, was at the Victoria University Bar in Footscray with his colleague Tim Watts to promote his new book. He was ordering drinks at the bar... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Storytellers Honoured at Ngā Kupu Ora Awardswas won by Carwyn Jones for his book New treaty, New Tradition: Reconciling New
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
was won by Carwyn Jones for his book New treaty, New Tradition: Reconciling New Zealand and Māori Law, published by Victoria University Press. Judges described this book as one of the most important written on Treaty policy and Māori law in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Stunning Review for Public Concert by Rangi Ruru Flautistforward to hearing her results early in 2018. She has been awarded a Vice Chanc
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
forward to hearing her results early in 2018. She has been awarded a Vice Chancellor’s Excellence Scholarship for study at Victoria University next year.Review, 8 November 2017 by Patrick ShepherdOutstanding Young Musicians presented by Concerts... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
President Trump heads into North Korea’s line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. “Trump’s visit is a huge variable. It’s a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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express
US troops hailed 'Pacific victors' while Trump claims North Korea just 'HAS to work out'arts' Speaking ahead of the US President’s visit, Van Jackson, a strategy fell
express / Posted 16 days ago
arts' Speaking ahead of the US President’s visit, Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand said more “heated rhetoric” against North Korea is expected. He said:... Read more
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express
Donald Trump and Melania arrive safely in Seoul amid threats from North KoreaNorth. Speaking ahead of the US President’s visit, Van Jackson, a strategy fel
express / Posted 16 days ago
North. Speaking ahead of the US President’s visit, Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand said more “heated rhetoric” against North Korea is expected. More to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tūhoe leader Tāmati Kruger to deliver Bruce Jesson Lectureeducational scholarships, and is becoming involved in wider educational and soc
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
educational scholarships, and is becoming involved in wider educational and social services.Tāmati Kruger was educated at Victoria University in Wellington, where he also tutored in te reo Māori and was involved in the early days if the Te Reo... Read more
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express
Trump vows to ‘figure it ALL out’ ahead of visit to Seoul amid tensions with North KoreaNorth. Speaking ahead of the US President’s visit, Van Jackson, a strategy fel
express / Posted 16 days ago
North. Speaking ahead of the US President’s visit, Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand said more “heated rhetoric” against North Korea is expected. Donald Trump... Read more
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News 8000
Trump heads into North Korea's line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. "Trump's visit is a huge variable. It's a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump heads into North Korea's line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. "Trump's visit is a huge variable. It's a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Trump heads into North Korea's line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 16 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. "Trump's visit is a huge variable. It's a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump heads into North Korea's line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. "Trump's visit is a huge variable. It's a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump heads into North Korea's line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. "Trump's visit is a huge variable. It's a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump heads into North Korea's line of sightthe two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fe
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
the two countries are in this together, according to Van Jackson, a strategy fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington. "Trump's visit is a huge variable. It's a great opportunity to show a unity of purpose... Read more
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