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July 28, 2008

Victoria University has recently received $15 million in investments from the Foundation for Research, Science and Technology. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 28, 2008

There are almost too many NZ bands trying to emulate the synth-punk success of So So Modern nowadays. Mashing together swirling keyboards, angular guitar and hi-hat heavy 4:4 beats, numerous bands are currently putting on some awesome highenergy live shows around the country, among them Christchurch’s Bang! Bang! Eche!. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to [...]

July 28, 2008

Salient Political Reporter Conrad Reyners sat down with former Labour Senior Cabinet Minister, ACT party founder and the pusher of ‘rogernomics’ in the 1980’s – Sir Roger Douglas Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 21, 2008

In a move that may signal an upcoming election promise of a universal student allowance, the government revealed last week that it had considered the cost of implementing such a scheme, with the resulting bill found to be about $728 million. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 21, 2008

As Massey University decides to discontinue the practice of fixing international tuition fees, the introduction of “grandparenting” fees for international students at Victoria appears unlikely with a recent Council report describing the scheme’s potential restoration as “imprudent”. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 21, 2008

Former American Supreme Court judge, Sandra Day O’Connor, will be giving a public lecture at the University’s Pipitea campus this Wednesday evening. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 21, 2008

The British government’s decision to cut funding for a scholarship programme that has enabled hundreds of New Zealand students to pursue tertiary education in England has been met with anger and criticism from academics and past recipients of the scholarship. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 21, 2008

21 Massey University students and two recent graduates will make up more than 10 per cent of the team set to represent New Zealand in next month’s Olympic Games. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

July 21, 2008

Students at New Zealand universities face the possibility of being investigated by the American Office of Homeland Security (OHS) thanks to plagiarism software Turnitin. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this