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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Community partners not ‘degree factories’

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Awards and appointments, Budget, Business, Christchurch, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Commerce, Defence, Education, Employment, English, Explore - HUMANITIES, Explore - Management-leadership, Explore - Politics and society, Explore-Maori-humanities, Intelligence, international, Justice, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Republic of Korea, School of Humanities, Security, Tertiary Education, Trade, World Trade Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Community partners not ‘degree factories’

Source: Massey University Professor Chris Gallavin (centre) with Robert Gates (US Secretary for Defence 2006-2011) and George de Lama (President of Eisenhower Fellowships). Professor Gallavin, Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, was the first New Zealander since 2015 to be a Global Fellow with the prestigious Eisenhower Fellowships. His Eisenhower journey started […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Opinion: Free speech or ‘no platform’? – a classicist’s plea

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Culture, Education, English, Explore - HUMANITIES, Explore - Politics and society, Feature, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Opinion piece, School of Humanities, Tertiary Education, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Opinion: Free speech or ‘no platform’? – a classicist’s plea

Source: Massey University Nero, a Roman emporer and tyrant who silenced dissidents (image/Wikimedia Commons) This illiberal trend is a betrayal of the heritage of free thought, inquiry, speech, and debate bequeathed to us from the ancient world. According to the Roman historian Tacitus, the key distinguishing feature of life under good emperors – as opposed […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Academy Award winning film finds comedy in death

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Culture, Education, English, Feature, Japan, Massey University, MIL OSI, Music and campus life, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Academy Award winning film finds comedy in death

Source: Massey University © 2008 Departures Film Partners. From director Yojiro Takita comes Departures, an emotive story of a man coming face to face with his own Japanese culture. The Academy Award winning (Best Foreign Language) film follows Daigo Kobayashi, a cellist whose life is redirected when his orchestra is dissolved. Daigo and his wife […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Communications’ student finds ghost in music box

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Education, English, France, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Politics, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Communications’ student finds ghost in music box

Source: University Of Auckland Imagine a drag queen ghost in corsets who lives inside a music box. That’s just one of the characters in University Bachelor of Communications student Rose Goldthorp’s 90-minute feature film, A Ghost in Corsets, which premieres at Devonport’s cinema – The Vic. on 2 September. Rose, 20, who is in her […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister, Stuart McCutcheon isn’t making the teacher strike easy for you

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Budget, Education, Employment, English, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, United States of America, Universities, University Of Auckland, vocational education and training  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister, Stuart McCutcheon isn’t making the teacher strike easy for you

Source: Tertiary Education Union On today of all days, it should not escape everyone’s notice that at the same time teachers are standing together for an education system that values and attracts new and incredible people to teach our kids, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Auckland, Stuart McCutcheon is cutting the jobs of the very people we need […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: An alternative to KiwiBuild that makes economic sense

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, College of Business, Commerce, Economics, Economy, Education, English, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Property, Fisheries, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Politics, School of Economics and Finance, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: An alternative to KiwiBuild that makes economic sense

Source: Massey University By Dr Oscar Lau The government claims that KiwiBuild homes will be sold “at cost”, implying the scheme will cost the public nothing after the homes are sold. This is misleading. The homes will be sold at deep discounts to their market values so, in reality, the government is foregoing the money […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Artist Explores Trauma Inflicted By War

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Arts and Design, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, English, General News, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Staff, Students, Tairāwhiti, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Artist Explores Trauma Inflicted By War

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 11 mins ago Depicting combatant trauma began as a personal journey for artist Gilly Marshall, the granddaughter of the last New Zealand World War 1 veteran “still standing”.  Studying at EIT, Gilly chose “The Invisible Wounds of Warfare” as the topic for her Master of Professional Creative Practice […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Shared objectives will benefit students and industry

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Investment, MIL OSI, New Zealand, NorthTec, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Shared objectives will benefit students and industry

Source: NorthTec A Statement of Shared Objectives between NorthTec and the Northland Chamber of Commerce will drive collaborative working for the benefit of students and industries across the region. The statement was signed on Thursday, 9 August at a ceremony held at NorthTec, by the respective Chief Executives, Mark Ewen from NorthTec and Tony Collins […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Final weeks for school leavers to claim scholarships

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Education, English, Environment, Health, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Final weeks for school leavers to claim scholarships

Source: University of Auckland (2) Taranaki’s Ekta Bagga has been living for free in one of New Zealand’s most expensive cities. The Bachelor of Health Sciences student received a Top Achiever Scholarship worth $20,000 from the University of Auckland to assist with her first year of study, and is encouraging other school leavers to consider […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Kiwi scientist makes major international breakthrough

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Education, English, Exploration, Gas, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Kiwi scientist makes major international breakthrough

Source: University of Auckland (2) A kiwi physicist has discovered the energy difference between two quantum states in the helium atom with unprecedented accuracy, a ground-breaking discovery that contributes to our understanding of the universe and space-time and rivals the work of the world’s most expensive physics project, the Large Hadron Collider. Our understanding of […]

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