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Feature: Auckland students showcase talents at wondrous Chinese Bridge language competitions

Xinhua 25 May 2024
Zhang Suhang, a graduate student from East China Normal University's Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages program, has been working in Auckland as a Mandarin language assistant (MLA) for four months by now.
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Suppose carbon dioxide were put on trial for overheating the planet?

The Manila Times 25 May 2024
... is, imagine a 100,000-seat football stadium, say Bryant-Denny on the campus of the University of Alabama ... Duffy, a chemical and materials engineering professor at the University of Auckland.
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Not so bird-brained after all! Crows can count

The Daily Mail 24 May 2024
The birds' understanding of the effects of volume displacement matched that of human children aged between five and seven, scientists from the University of Auckland claimed.
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Overcoming Challenges Pays Off For Pacific Masters Graduate Veronika Ruby Iloilo

Scoop 23 May 2024
The Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland Masters graduate wrote her thesis about the performative nature of political apologies ... .
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Pacific Researchers In UN Panel Discussion On Pacific Health Crisis

Scoop 23 May 2024
Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland Renowned Pacific academics, in collaboration with Oxfam in the Pacific, are attending the 4th UN International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in Antigua & Barbuda from 27-30 May ... .
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Dozens of primary teachers are unprepared, failing secondary subjects

NewstalkZB 23 May 2024
Auckland University Dean of Education Mark Barrows told Mike Hosking that they've known for a while people heading into primary teaching tend to be ...
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Gisborne considers training volunteer teams for emergency response

RNZ 23 May 2024
NEMA spokeswoman Liz Smith said the response teams throughout New Zealand had many different ownership models, such as trust or council-owned or co-ordinated by a university.
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Children using updated Reading Recovery make double normal progress - research

RNZ 23 May 2024
Auckland University associate professor Rebecca Jesson from Reading Recovery said the research proved the government should not be cutting funding to the start of the scheme ... University of Canterbury ...
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University Of Auckland Urged To Cut Financial Ties To Companies Trading In Human Suffering

Scoop 22 May 2024
An open letter initiated by a coalition of staff and students at the University of Auckland urges the trustees of the University of Auckland’s endowment to adopt a more socially-responsible investment approach ... .
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Molly Russell

The Daily Mail 22 May 2024
The university graduate was strangled to death in a hotel in Auckland after meeting her killer Jesse Shane Kempson on Tinder in December 2018 ... Northern Irish actor and Ulster University honorary ...
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Older Māori Have Lower Rates Of ACC Cover, Research Shows

Scoop 21 May 2024
The new research out of Waipapa Taumata Rau, University of Auckland looks at five years of Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) data (2014 to 2018) from two regions, Bay of Plenty and Lakes Taupō and Rotorua ... .
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Why won't Sean 'Diddy' Combs be charged with assault of ex-girlfriend Cassie Ventura?

RNZ 21 May 2024
This story discusses graphic details of rape and sexual assault ... "I was disgusted then when I did it. I'm disgusted now." ... University of Auckland Associate Professor of Law, Carrie Leonetti, explains why ... Where to get help. ... HELP Call 24/7 (Auckland) ... ....
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Changing the building blocks of reading

RNZ 21 May 2024
Listen ... The word often used in conjunction with it is 'decoding' ... However, University of Auckland associate professor of literacy education Rebecca Jesson, who led a recent refresh into Reading Recovery, is "very disappointed" ... ....
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NZ First toilet bill: Not enough unisex loos, planning expert says

RNZ 20 May 2024
"So obviously he's getting into the transgender people in toilets debate there," Bill McKay, a senior lecturer in architecture and planning at the University of Auckland, told Nine to Noon.
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The attention economy and influencing of influencers

RNZ 20 May 2024
Auckland University Humanities professor Neal Curtis says this is the 'attention economy' in action ... Dr Sabrina Moro, who lectures in media, film and communication at Otago University, says anyone who has an influence has some level of responsibility.
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