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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Supporting farming families during times of stress

By   /  June 12, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, College of Health, CTF, Education, English, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - social-work, KB, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, School of Social Work, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Supporting farming families during times of stress

Source: Massey University Dr Nicky Stanley-Clarke says while the health promotion campaigns were thought to be a key mechanism for supporting farmer wellness during the 2016 dairy crisis, several agricultural professionals she interviewed felt the approach had the opposite impact on some farmers. It is well documented that farmers have high suicide rates and levels […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Understanding high suicide rate in building sector

By   /  June 11, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, British, Business, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Commerce, CTF, Education, English, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - HUMANITIES, Explore - Psychology, Justice, KB, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, School of Psychology, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Understanding high suicide rate in building sector

Source: Massey University The building industry needs to offer more support for workers facing mental health issues, research shows. More support for mental health interventions and education initiatives aimed at suicide prevention in the building industry is needed, says Andy Walmsley, a clinical psychology doctoral student based in Massey’s School of Psychology in Wellington. He […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Karoronga, kele’a, talanoa, tapoetethakot and va: expanding millennial notions of a ‘Pacific way’ journalism education and media research culture

By   /  June 10, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Journalism, Journalism Education, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific news, Pacific Region, Reportage, Reports, Research, Talanoa  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Karoronga, kele’a, talanoa, tapoetethakot and va: expanding millennial notions of a ‘Pacific way’ journalism education and media research culture

Research Monday, June 10, 2019 As critical issues such as climate change, exploited fisheries, declining human rights and reconfiguration of political systems inherited at independence increasingly challenge the microstates of Asia-Pacific, approaches to news media and journalism education are also under strain. University based journalism education was introduced to the South Pacific in Papua New […]

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MIL-OSI Reportage: Karoronga, kele’a, talanoa, tapoetethakot and va: expanding millennial notions of a ‘Pacific way’ journalism education and media research culture

By   /  June 10, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, Education, English, Journalism, Journalism Education, KB, Media, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Reportage, Research, Talanoa, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Reportage: Karoronga, kele’a, talanoa, tapoetethakot and va: expanding millennial notions of a ‘Pacific way’ journalism education and media research culture

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Research David Robie Monday, June 10, 2019 Abstract As critical issues such as climate change, exploited fisheries, declining human rights and reconfiguration of political systems inherited at independence increasingly challenge the microstates of Asia-Pacific, approaches to news media and journalism education are also under strain. […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Study looks at app for parents of premature babies

By   /  June 7, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, CTF, Education, English, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Psychology, KB, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, School of Psychology, Tertiary Education, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Study looks at app for parents of premature babies

Source: Massey University Clinical psychology doctoral researcher Charlotte Gibson with the Babble app for parents of babies in neonatal care. Being a new parent of a newborn admitted to a neonatal unit is stressful and challenging. A mobile health app designed to inform and support parents with babies in neonatal care is the focus of […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Whale songs and AI, for everyone to explore

By   /  June 6, 2019  /  AI, AM-NC, Business, Computer Technologies, CTF, DJF, Economics, English, Global Economy, Google, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel, Research, Sustainability  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Whale songs and AI, for everyone to explore

Source: Google Back in the 1960s, scientists first discovered that humpback whales actually sing songs, which evolve over time. But there’s still so much we don’t understand. Why do humpbacks sing? What is the meaning of the patterns within their songs? Scientists sift through an ocean of sound to find answers to these questions. But […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Aquatic activity recommended for overweight children

By   /  June 5, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Health, CTF, Education, English, Explore - HEALTH, Graduation, Graduation (Wellington), KB, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Aquatic activity recommended for overweight children

Source: Massey University Dr Mostafa Yaghoubi from the School of Health Sciences at his recent graduation in Wellington. New research from Dr Mostafa Yaghoubi from Massey University’s School of Health Sciences, shows aquatic exercise could be key to allowing overweight children to complete physical activity, more effectively and with less chance of injury. 

Children carrying […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Report: an alternative measure of progress to GDP

By   /  May 28, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Crude, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, Explore - Economics, Explore - Politics and society, Explore - population-health-policy, Gas, Government Policy commentators, KB, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Oil, Open Source Intel, Research, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Report: an alternative measure of progress to GDP

Source: Massey University Professor Murray Patterson with a copy of the report based on the Genuine Progress Indicator as a measure of progress.  Lead author and ecological economist Professor Murray Patterson says the report is based on an alternative economic model that offers a reality check, as the country waits for the Government’s first Wellbeing […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Increasing the prospect of winning

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Health, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, English, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), Justice, KB, law, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Palmerston North, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Sport and recreation, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Increasing the prospect of winning

Source: Massey University Dr Lana McCarthy graduated with her Doctor of Philosophy last week. Her research investigated ways in which captains and coaches have constructed the culture of our national netball team, the Silver Ferns. Media coverage and research about female high performance sport falls short compared to male sport in New Zealand, according to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Cultural approaches to activity the key to tackling obesity for women

By   /  May 16, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, College of Health, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Exploration, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, Graduation, Graduation (Auckland), KB, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mining, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Research, School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, Sport and recreation, Tertiary Education, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Cultural approaches to activity the key to tackling obesity for women

Source: Massey University Dr Wendy O’Brien, from the School of Sport, Exercise and Nutrition, graduated with her PhD in April, in Auckland. Her research explored the physical activity profiles of Māori, Pacific and European women to understand ethnic differences in physical activity, and the implications of ethnic differences on body composition and metabolic health. The […]

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