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An innovative course run by Victoria University of Wellington is helping highly qualified and professionally accomplished new migrants to better understand the New Zealand workplace and get a foothold in the job market.
The following commentary is provided by Morten Gjerde, a senior lecturer in urban design at Victoria University of Wellington’s School of Architecture.
Dr Arini Loader, of Victoria University of Wellington’s School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations, will give a presentation on letters which were sent between three Māori and non-Māori women in the 19th century.
Victoria University students Ruby Judson and Steffan Paton are the winners of the Soho Film and Music Competition run in collaboration between Queen Elizabeth II National Trust and Victoria University of Wellington.
Professor James Renwick, Victoria University of Wellington, comments on new findings that show 2014 ranks as Earth’s hottest on record since 1880.
The following commentary is provided by Dr Rebecca Lenihan, a history graduate from Victoria University. Her book, From Alba to Aotearoa: Profiling New Zealand’s Scottish migrants, 1840-1920 will be published by Otago University Press this year.
Vice-Chancellor Grant Guilford has expressed Victoria University’s deep sadness at the passing of Sir Ian Athfield today.
The following commentary is provided by Associate Professor Simon Davy, Head of the School of Biological Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington.
Amendments to the Sentencing Act that came into force on 6 December have been the focus of considerable controversy and complaint over recent weeks, especially from some lawyers and judges, along with certain media commentators.