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Top Higher Education Academy fellowship for Emerson

Top Higher Education Academy fellowship for Emerson

College of Humanities and Social Sciences teaching and learning director Professor Lisa Emerson has been named a principal fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Graduation surprise proposal

Graduation surprise proposal

Emotional displays are nothing new at Massey University's Celebration to Honour Māori Graduates in Palmerston North but no one was expecting a student to seize the opportunity to make a grand romantic gesture at last Thursday's ceremony.

Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

Massey University has launched its Shared Prosperity Index, an index that calculates how well, or poorly, different segments of society benefit from New Zealand's growing economy.

Research supports HPV vaccinations to lower throat cancer rates

Research supports HPV vaccinations to lower throat cancer rates

The incidence of human papillomavirus positive oropharyngeal cancer has increased in many developed countries, including New Zealand. Here, rates have almost quadrupled between 1996 and 2012 but the role of HPV has remained uncertain.

Research explores how the management of feral cats can protect native species

Research explores how the management of feral cats can protect native species

New Massey research hopes to improve the management of feral cats for the protection of native species.

Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

Massey University has launched its Shared Prosperity Index, an index that calculates how well, or poorly, different segments of society benefit from New Zealand's growing economy.

Massey scholars lead pay and wellbeing research

Massey scholars lead pay and wellbeing research

Sustainability scholars at Massey University's School of Psychology are having an impact globally with their research, teaching and practice on wellbeing at work and decent pay through a living wage.

Better policies needed for dealing with workplace cyber abuse

Better policies needed for dealing with workplace cyber abuse

While workplace cyber abuse is a growing challenge for many organisations, most still struggle to deal with it effectively, say Massey University researchers.

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Graduation surprise proposal

Graduation surprise proposal

Emotional displays are nothing new at Massey University's Celebration to Honour Māori Graduates in Palmerston North but no one was expecting a student to seize the opportunity to make a grand romantic gesture at last Thursday's ceremony.

Pink Shirt Day celebrations

Pink Shirt Day celebrations

Massey University staff celebrated Pink Shirt Day on Friday, with members from the three campuses entering photos in a Best Pink Shirt Day competition.

Tālofa lava! O le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa

Tālofa lava! O le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa

Tālofa lava! O le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa. Samoan Language Week starts on Sunday and Massey University is encouraging all staff and students to "give it a go".

Six staff conferred with doctorates at Manawatū graduation

Six staff conferred with doctorates at Manawatū graduation

Six staff members were conferred with doctoral degrees among the more than 1200 graduates across the five ceremonies in Manawatū this week.

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Awards and Appointments

Top Higher Education Academy fellowship for Emerson

Top Higher Education Academy fellowship for Emerson

College of Humanities and Social Sciences teaching and learning director Professor Lisa Emerson has been named a principal fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Professor Douwes awarded College of Health Research Award

Professor Douwes awarded College of Health Research Award

Professor Jeroen Douwes has been awarded the 2018 College of Health Research Award for his outstanding contribution to health research within the College and the University.

Massey lecturers selected for Auckland artist residency

Massey lecturers selected for Auckland artist residency

School of Art lecturers and mixed-media artists Jenny Gillam and Eugene Hansen have been selected for the 2019 Auckland Council Artist in Residence programme in Whatipū, Auckland.

Bachelor of Nursing student awarded inaugural scholarship

Bachelor of Nursing student awarded inaugural scholarship

Third-year Bachelor of Nursing student Ruth Trow has been awarded the inaugural Summerset Graduate Nurse Scholarship.

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Opinion and Features

From the slopes to the books and beyond

From the slopes to the books and beyond

Three years ago, Olympic freestyle skier Beau-James Wells was forced to take a year off the snow after a serious injury to his knee. He decided to study during his down time, and now, despite being back on the snow, he's also back into the books.

Japan’s new Reiwa era – what’s in a name?

Japan’s new Reiwa era – what’s in a name?

Japan's new emperor and new era are both nothing more than symbols. But that doesn't make them any less important to Japanese people, writes Dr Penny Shino.

Opinion: The endless challenge

Opinion: The endless challenge

Professor Jenny Carryer says the rhetoric we have heard for the past 20 years about the need to find new ways of doing things and to utilise the workforce differently is right on point.

Metiria Turei's resignation, the media and democracy

Metiria Turei's resignation, the media and democracy

The resignation of former Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei is an interesting case study in the role traditional and social media play in political events.

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