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Connors causes panda-monium

Connors causes panda-monium

by / 29/09/08 / 1 Comment

Presidential hopeful Sean Connors believes that his chances of success in this year’s VUWSA general election are strong, saying: “I don’t want to brag but I think I’ve got it in the bag.” Connors made an appearance at the Quad in the Kelburn campus last Tuesday afternoon, dressed in a panda suit and a purple [...]

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Snapper causes dilemmas for VUWSA but free bus system will stay

Snapper causes dilemmas for VUWSA but free bus system will stay

by / 22/09/08 / 1 Comment

Students who use the free university bus ticket system to travel between campuses can now breathe a sigh of relief, following a passionate confirmation from VUWSA Administration Vice-President that the Association is “not getting rid of the bus tickets!” Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Massey announce new scholarships for extramurals

Massey announce new scholarships for extramurals

by / 22/09/08 / No Comments

Massey University Extramural Students Society (EXMSS) has announced a new Trade to Tertiary scholarship worth $3000 per year. The scholarship will be available to current trade workers wishing to make the shift into tertiary study. It is hoped Massey’s contribution will encourage more of those already in the workforce to improve their education through distance [...]

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Massey announce new scholarships for extramurals

Massey announce new scholarships for extramurals

by / 15/09/08 / No Comments

Massey University Extramural Students Society (EXMSS) have announced a new Trade to Tertiary scholarship worth $3000 per year. The scholarship will be available to current trade workers wishing to make the shift into tertiary study. It is hoped Massey’s contribution will encourage more of those already in the workforce to improve their education through distance [...]

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New Zealand and Chile arrangement set to strengthen education ties

New Zealand and Chile arrangement set to strengthen education ties

by / 11/08/08 / No Comments

Tertiary Education Minister Pete Hodgson and Education Minister Chris Carter recently signed an educational arrangement with Chilean Foreign Minister Alejandro Foxley, allowing up to 300 Chilean students a year to study at a range of New Zealand tertiary institutions. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Victoria University lecturers honoured at national teaching awards

Victoria University lecturers honoured at national teaching awards

by / 28/07/08 / No Comments

Two Victoria University lecturers were recognised at the Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards, held at Parliament on 16 July. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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