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03/26/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
Stats NZ have found that the skills hardest to find in construction job applicants are the kind of skills you get by studying it at University!! With 30,000 jobs needed - what are you waiting for??

Massey Director of Construction programs Professor Robyn Phipps, “Skilled jobs allow you to innovate, they pay more and you will be at the forefront of a vibrant industry". Want to learn more about...
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Construction industry needs 30,000 workers by 2019: Civil Contractors NZ

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03/26/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Congratulations again to Weta Workshop, winners of the International Partnership Excellence Award at the #DefiningExcellence Awards. A very valued relationship indeed! Check out Weta General Manager David Wilks acceptance speech and interview here.
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03/26/2017 at 07:10. Facebook
Kara-Jane Beckham from Bream Bay College, applied to be part of Massey's Young Women in Leadership Programme because she wanted to broaden her horizons and be inspired. Her community project aims to encourage young people to be more accepting of difference: “Every single person deserves to live through their own preferance and perspective and, with my project, I want to show these people that...
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03/25/2017 at 19:53. Facebook
Massey University is proud to be involved with the first Advancing Pacific Social Work Symposium, being held in Fiji next week. The symposium, in collaboration with University of the South Pacific
and Western Sydney University, is a forum for Pacific social work educators, policy makers and practitioners from across the region to share practices and perspectives for developing social work...
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03/25/2017 at 07:01. Facebook
Each year Massey invites around 200 female Year 12 students onto its three campuses to learn about leadership and build their confidence and networks. Carmel College student Mackenzie O'Neill has been inspired to organise a beach clean-up: "I really hope we can create and deliver a strong message about the importance of creating a sustainable Earth!" she says. ...
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03/24/2017 at 20:12. Facebook
For the first time, New Zealand is taking part in NZ National Biomechanics Day on April 3, so what exactly is biomechanics? Dr Sarah Shultz from School of Sport & Exercise - Massey University explains:

Learning the mechanics of biomechanics - Massey University

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03/24/2017 at 06:10. Facebook
What a fabulous night at the Defining Excellence Awards last night. Let's take a look back at Sir Geoffrey Peren Medal winner and Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan. #DefiningExcellence
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03/23/2017 at 23:15. Facebook
Hope you have recovered from last night's #DefiningExcellence Awards!! We are still buzzing!! Check out all of the action here:

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03/23/2017 at 09:13. Facebook
Congratulations to all of our winners at tonight's #DefiningExcellence Awards. What a night!!! Check out the photos of just some of our winners - more to come!!
Sir Geoffrey Peren Award - Ross McEwan
Distinguished Achievement Award - Peter Chrisp
Distinguished Alumni Award - Pengbo Jiang
Distinguished Service Award - Mavis Mullins
Partnership Excellence Award (Domestic) - The Warehouse...
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03/23/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
Have you ordered your copy? Each year Bachelor of Veterinary Science students strip down to help subsidise their Halfway Day with 10 per cent of the funds going to Farmstrong, an initiative to promote wellbeing for all farmers and growers

International exposure growing for naked vet calendar

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03/22/2017 at 06:23. Facebook
Tomorrow night we will find out who the 2017 Sir Geoffrey Peren Award winner is, at the #DefiningExcellence Awards. Let’s check out last year’s winner Professor Graham Le Gros – a member of the Massey community who lives the values of creating, innovating and connecting, to make the new New Zealand.
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03/21/2017 at 19:04. Facebook
Three engineers, tasked with creating a working autonomous robot for their company, fail miserably. With an important robotics expo just around the corner, they hatch a plan to hire someone to play the robot in a suit.
Find out what happens at Massey's FREE Japanese film screening of Robo-G - April 5th. All welcome. Details below:

Japanese comedy anything but robotic - Massey University

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03/21/2017 at 06:08. Facebook
“To be honoured from amongst thousands of really really capable distinguished Massey alumni is just a wonderful wonderful achievement” - Professor Iain Hay, winner of the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award – who will it be this year? Find out Thursday night! #DefiningExcellence
Today is World Social Workers Day, so what better day to release a new online publication 'Getting to Zero: Global Social Work Responds to HIV', edited by Associate Professor Mark Henrickson from Massey's School of Social Work. You can download the book for FREE via the link at the bottom of this article:

Getting to Zero: Global Social Work Responds to HIV - Massey University

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Many primary-school children struggle through winter with respiratory and infectious illnesses. Could improving air quality in classrooms help their health?
A Healthy School expert team from Massey University,
GNS Science, Building Research Association of New Zealand,
MidCentral District Health Board and University of Otago, led by Massey's Dr Mikael Boulic, wanted to find out whether...
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Prostitutes being called in to rest homes, sexually-transmitted diseases and the rights of old people to feel fulfilled in their private lives are at the centre of a call to re-examine the intimacy needs of the elderly.
For the past four years, Associate Professor Mark Henrickson and Dr Catherine Cook have been trying to fund a national research programme to examine quality of life levels for...
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Sex in rest home research prompts call to re-think elderly needs, desires and rights - Lifestyle - NZ Herald News

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We can’t wait to find out who the winners of the Domestic and International Partnership Excellence Awards are at Massey’s #DefiningExcellence Awards on Thursday night. Last year’s winners, Ravensdown share many of the same values as Massey in their vision for New Zealand. Check out their success story here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Ravensdown, Massey 'share values' - Massey University

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With just a few days to go before the 2017 Defining Excellence Awards, let’s take a look back at last year’s Distinguished Alumni Service Award winner Traci Houpapa. Ms Houpapa has been instrumental in raising the profile of Māori agribusiness, sharing Massey’s vision of taking the best of New Zealand to the world. #DefiningExcellence
We are counting down to the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards, where Massey University honours staff and graduates who are achieving great things in New Zealand and around the world. Our people make a difference, and last year’s Distinguished Young Alumni Award winner John-Daniel Trask
Check out what he had to say after being presented with his award. #DefiningExcellence
Meet Palatasa Havea - an absolute inspiration, and Tonga's first food science PhD. The Massey University alumnus is now doing some amazing work at Fonterra. Mālie!

The scientist who spent three years in Year 10

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