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    15 June 2021

    Opinion: The Government needs a list of actions to address intergenerational harms caused by the Dawn Raids. Dylan Asafo explains what those actions should look like.

  • 15 June 2021

    If ‘treaty’ is to be more than a word, what will need to happen? For Australia’s National Reconciliation Week 2021, the Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity (AFSE) invited a panel of leaders from Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand to discuss their respective treaty journeys.

  • 3 June 2021

    A global pandemic and no relatives in New Zealand, didn't stop Divya Rathore from celebrating her graduation from the University of Auckland with her family in India.

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Science and technology

  • 9 June 2021

    Professor of Speech Science and Head of the School of Psychology Suzanne Purdy has been named a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in this Queen’s Birthday Honours.

  • 8 June 2021

    Distinguished Professor Bill Denny has been named a Knight Companion in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours.

  • 4 June 2021

    Hanna Davidson has always been fascinated with building things and enjoys working with people: One day she hopes to combine the two and manage a major building or transport construction project.

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University news

  • 12 June 2021

    Opinion: Pro Vice-Chancellor Māori Te Kawehau Hoskins writes on the challenge for universities to ‘indigenise’ in order to be relevant for contemporary Māori agendas.

  • 11 June 2021

    Māori and Pacific students are of deep importance for the University of Auckland, a priority group for government, and the fastest growing demographic.

  • 10 June 2021

    Sustainability is the most discussed concept within the global higher education sector. Dr Jingwen Mu at the QS EduData Summit.

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