Dr Tanya Allport | Funding for Wai Research|
Funding has been recevied for Wai Research
Dr Ian Kusabs | Seven years hard work pays off for Ian Kusabs this month|
The Rotorua-based fisheries adviser to Te Arawa and Ngati Tuwharetoa graduates from the University of Waikato having completed his PhD part-time over seven years, more than 30 years
after he completed his BSc in biology and earth sciences.
Dr Kusabs followed his BSc with his masters, completing that in 1989.He continued his studies into fish in British Columbia, Canada, before returning home to establish his own consultancy service in his hometown.The only way I could get work in Rotorua was to make my own, he says.
Tawera Nikau | Kiwis Team announced|
Former league international Tawera Nikau casts his eye over the new look Kiwi League Team
Alf Filipaina | Arts and strategic action plan gets sign off|
Arts, Culture and Events committee chair Cr Alf Filipaina says the plan will help council, and the arts and culture sector, focus on projects that will make the most impact. “It is all part of our wider strategy - to make Auckland the world’s most liveable city. It is heartening to see the arts and culture community, agencies and groups across the region putting up their hand to deliver on the plan.”
Tamaki Makaurau MP Peeni Henare|
The MP for Tamaki Makaurau Peeni Henare discusses topics and issues that affect Maori
Traci Houpapa | FOMA Conference|
This weekend at TeWharewaka in Poneke the Federatin of Maori Authority will be holding their AGM. CEO of the organisation Traci Houpapa discusses the conference with Dale Husband
Dynamics of Whanaungatanga|
The latest participants of the Dynamics of Whanaungatanga talk with Dale Husband about the course held at Nga Whare Waatea Marae
Associate Professor Tracey McIntosh on Paakiwaha|
A wide range of topics and disciplines could be covered by a new post-graduate scholarship funded by the Maori Language Commission Te Taura Whiri and administered by Maori research hub Nga Pae o Te Maramatanga.There will be five Kia Ita scholarships of $10,000 each available to Maori students at Masters level. Nga Pae director Tracey McIntosh says Masters scholarships are valuable for building knowledge.