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New bookshop for Auckland Uni

Press Release – Ubiq

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 21 June 2018 University of Aucklands ubiq bookshop has reopened its doors following a long period of renovation. Last night, more than 50 people attended the opening party to celebrate both the refurbished store and the … Read more »

University Library Restructures condemned

Press Release – A New University

A New University, a group committed to the democratisation of the University of Auckland, strongly condemns the decision made by Stuart McCutcheon, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Auckland, to restructure the University’s Libraries and Learning … Read more »

What Māori men really think about exercise

Press Release – Auckland University of Technology

Mori men are disproportionately affected by lifestyle-related illnesses associated with sedentary behaviour, but relatively little is known about their thoughts and preferences towards exercise. Read more »

Auckland Zoo Director appointed

Press Release – Auckland Council

Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) has appointed Kevin Buley as the new Director of Auckland Zoo. Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – June 20

Press Release – Hansard

1. Hon SIMON BRIDGES (LeaderNational) to the Prime Minister : Does she stand by all her statements and policies? Rt Hon WINSTON PETERS (Deputy Prime Minister) on behalf of the Prime Minister : On behalf of the Prime Minister, yes. Hon Simon … Read more »

Early Childhood Education Leaders Produce Messy Play

Press Release – New Zealand Tertiary College

New Zealand Tertiary College (NZTC), New Shoots and Curiate have created a new version of the publication Recipes for Messy Play carrying on the legacy of the original, which was published five years ago and proved popular in the early childhood sector. Read more »

Future path of Dunedin’s rubbish under review

Press Release – Dunedin City Council

Dunedin (Wednesday, 20 June 2018) How Dunedin residents and businesses get rid of their rubbish, and where it goes, will be part of a major review of the citys rubbish management this year. Read more »

Ako Aotearoa welcomes new Director

Press Release – Ako Aotearoa

Ako Aotearoa is delighted to announce the appointment of Helen Lomax (Te Aitanga–Mhaki) as its new Director. The appointment follows an international search for an outstanding leader to take Ako Aotearoa, the National Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence, … Read more »

2018 Young Achievers Awards

Press Release – Upper Hutt City Council

UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 20 JUN 2018Young people of Upper Hutt were celebrated at the 12th Young Achievers Youth Civic Awards on Wednesday 6 June. The event, hosted at Expressions Whirinaki Arts and Entertainment Centre, was an opportunity to acknowledge … Read more »

Kāpiti tamariki to go ‘Beyond the Page’; Creative Communties

Press Release – Kapiti Coast District Council

Beyond the Page, a literary festival for tamariki and their whnau, is back bigger than ever this year as events expand to 25 libraries across the Wellington region. Read more »

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