Got a brilliant technology idea and want to win $100,000?

C-Prize 2017 challenges you to create next generation wearable technology to improve human performance and wellbeing.

Check out their information evening in Christchurch next week: 2 May - 5-6.30pm.

[ Lilregie.com Link ]
Got a brilliant technology idea and want to win 100000

2017 Challenge

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Andrew Palliser
Need help with your LinkedIn profile? Our Careers & Employment Centre at the City Campus can help you out.

Today 12.15-12.45pm. Email careers@ara.ac.nz for registering your interest.
Need help with your LinkedIn profile Our Careers Employment Centre at the
The Consul of Japan visited our City Campus, to present an award to one of our students! Congratulations Rachel!

Rachel studies Japanese at Ara and has also been selected for the Exchange & Teaching in Japan (JET)-programme. She leaves for Japan in August.
The Consul of Japan visited our City Campus to present an award
There's still time to enter the Ara Music Arts Songwriting Competition! Try out your skills at songwriting and be in to win great prizes. Open to year 11, 12, and 13 students as well as Ara Music Arts students.
Theres still time to enter the Ara Music Arts Songwriting Competition Try

Ara Music Arts Songwriting Competition - Ara

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Wooaah big thumbs up for all nursing students who completed registration exams in March. There was a 100% pass rate for Ara!

Congratulations!
Ara Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health
Wooaah big thumbs up for all nursing students who completed registration exams
Did you know...The smell of freshly cut grass is actually a chemical distress call used to beg their environment to save them from attack.

Stay tuned for more Fun Plant Facts with horticulture tutor Wayne, every Thursday!
Did you knowThe smell of freshly cut grass is actually a chemical
Cindy Lovett
Tracy Campbell
Tilly Alice Butler
Could your flat use a makeover? Mitre 10 New Zealand is looking for flats in need of an interior makeover for their next series!

Here's an example of previous makeovers: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Could your flat use a makeover Mitre 10 New Zealand is looking

Make Over My Flat!

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Matthew Cunningham
Remember the Sustainable Travel Roadshows? Sustainable travel experts came to our City Campus Christchurch to help students with travelling to campus by bus, carpool or bike.

We are very pleased to report that this initiative had excellent results!
• 14 Roadshows
• 156 Metrocards handed out (for the bus system)
• 70% used their card in Feb or March
• 2,232 trips taken on new cards over Feb...
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Remember the Sustainable Travel Roadshows Sustainable travel experts came to our City

CITY CAMPUS TRANSPORT MAP

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We hope you had a great Easter weekend and found heaps of chocolate eggs. Most of you are still on holiday break, but for those who have to go to class: welcome back!
We hope you had a great Easter weekend and found heaps of
Happy Easter! We hope you are enjoying your well-deserved break.
Happy Easter We hope you are enjoying your welldeserved break
All Ara Campuses are closed from Friday 14 until Wednesday 19 April for the Easter public holidays. We're back on Wednesday.

During this period the libraries will be closed. The City Campus gym will be closed too, except for Saturday 15th, when it's open from 8am-4pm.

We wish everyone a happy Easter break!
All Ara Campuses are closed from Friday 14 until Wednesday 19 April
Like working with your hands and wood? We have a Furniture and Joinery intake in May! Grab your chance and start building your career.
Like working with your hands and wood We have a Furniture and

New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills Joinery strand

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Maria Roe
Glenn Scott
Carly Painter
Energy! We need it and we need to save it!

We monitor our energy use at Ara and so we know which campus has saved more energy this year.

The Chocolate Fish Energy Award for power savings so far this year goes to Woolston Campus (Trades) with a 1.7% reduction in energy use according to our friends over at Facilities Management.

City Campus Christchurch came close with a 1.6% reduction....
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Energy We need it and we need to save it
Today at 4pm at the City Campus.

What issues do you face as a student in Christchurch? Are there solutions? Have your say!
(food provided)
Today at 4pm at the City Campus What issues do you face

Open Workshop at Ara - Christchurch Youth Action Plan

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Who left their lights on at the Barbadoes street car park at City Campus?

There is also a Blue Toyota at the Allen street student car park with the lights left on.
Who left their lights on at the Barbadoes street car park at City Campus
Thinking about competing in the South Island Salon Culinaire cooking competition? We offer a free pre-training seminar in Christchurch, so you’ll be all ready for the contest!

Learn about competition criteria, gather tips and insight to the judging process. 27th April, 9am – 12pm.

Open to all cookery and front of house students, tutors and trainers.
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Thinking about competing in the South Island Salon Culinaire cooking competition We
Autumn break is almost here, what are you doing? We asked our Christchurch students! #AraLife
Timaru students, go and grab your free coffee today! It's the last time this term that the lovely barista students are making coffee for you.

12-12.30pm from the Barista Training Room TC10
Timaru students go and grab your free coffee today Its the last
Get your blood pressure and diabetes checked today in the Atrium for FREE. Health checks should not be pushed aside so get it done whenever you have the opportunity!

Between 11 – 1pm at the Christchurch City Campus
Get your blood pressure and diabetes checked today in the Atrium for
Kate Gibson
Christchurch students, get ready for some delicious Hot Cross Buns!
Christchurch students get ready for some delicious Hot Cross Buns
Penelope Mills
Maria Roe