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Congrats to Tim for being a poet extraordinaire!

Best American Poetry Website features one of our own! Poetry from Aotearoa/New Zealand 15; Some good advice and a farewell (two poems by Tim Upperton)...Read more

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Highlights for the week beginning 8 September:

  The Small Islands Developing States conference in Samoa 1-4 September was great. It was great to see the partnerships being formed around sustainable...Read more

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As I busily write and rewrite my thesis, I am listening this very moment to some old songs that register with me because they operate like a veritable...Read more

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A look inside big scale Ewe Dairying - Waituhi-Kuratau Trust (Taupo)

The Maori TV programme 'Kai Time on the Road' did a fantastic job recently of profiling the Waituhi Kuratau Trust's 3000 head Sheep Dairy operation. ...Read more

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Exploring the corporate perspective

(by Glenn Banks) On a recent visit to Australia I was able to sound out corporate level management from the two mining companies that we are looking...Read more

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The magic of the makeover

On TV reality shows, when something is old and tired it gets 'magically transformed' - in the space of an hour a group of people work very hard, swear...Read more

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Best of Academic Q+A, Part 2

Last week we covered student questions about assignments and exams. This week we address the top referencing questions from the Academic Q+A forum. ...Read more