OPINION AND FEATURES

A list of all feature articles in chronological order.

Bazley report a good start, but long-term change may be elusive

Bazley report a good start, but long-term change may be elusive

Dame Margaret Bazley's report into sexual harassment and bullying at law firm Russell McVeagh describes a "wicked" problem, and these are difficult to resolve.

A business mind made in New Zealand

A business mind made in New Zealand

Kevin Wang Gang says his New Zealand education at Massey University helped him to become one of China's most successful venture capitalists.

Studio Ghibli’s inspiring coming of age story

Studio Ghibli’s inspiring coming of age story

From the legendary and highly celebrated Studio Ghibli comes From Up on Poppy Hill, a uniquely inspired and highly anticipated coming-of-age story.

Opinion: When is free speech hate speech and why should universities care?

Opinion: When is free speech hate speech and why should universities care?

Earlier this month an "alt right" speaking event in Auckland was cancelled after Mayor Phil Goff made it clear that the two speakers, Lauren Southern and Stefan Molyneux, were not welcome and that the council would not provide a venue for "hate speech" by people who sought to abuse and insult others.

Opinion: We all have a role to play in improving rural health
Tuesday 1 August 2017
The ongoing debate about the establishment of a medical school at Waikato University has shone a much needed spotlight on the state of New Zealand's rural health services.
Opinion: We live in puzzling times
Tuesday 1 August 2017
The economy is growing, inflation is low, firms are hiring. So, why are the country's leaders trusted by so few? Give us your thoughts in our second election survey.
The secret lives of fussy eaters
Thursday 27 July 2017
A documentary premiering on TVNZ 1 this week features three Massey University clinicians discussing their research and expertise on a topic that may be surprising to many.
Slice of life truths about NZers in Vogel’s ad praised
Wednesday 26 July 2017
A new television and online ad for Vogel's bread is captivating audiences with its heart-warming life stories from a diverse bunch of Kiwis, rather than overt product promotion. The result is a...
Masculinity in sport promotion: a contemporary crisis?
Wednesday 26 July 2017
A new book, co-authored by Dr Sarah Gee captures the contested terrain of contemporary masculinity with a specific focus on the role of the media and promotional culture within sport.
A new dawn for High Performance Squash
Tuesday 25 July 2017
School of Sport and Exercise lecturer Jeremy Hapeta and Business student Regan Smith have been thanked by Squash NZ for the concept and design of their new High-Performance emblem.
Massey to offer prestigious higher education teaching qualification
Tuesday 25 July 2017
Massey University has been named as the first New Zealand University granted the right to accredit staff with a globally recognised qualification in higher education teaching.
The incriminating language of Trump Jnr’s emails
Thursday 20 July 2017
Professor Ted Zorn says if you look closely at the language in Donald Trump Jnr's emails, it suggests an ongoing discussion about Russian interference in the US Presidential election campaign.
An unlucky boy and a lonely beast
Thursday 13 July 2017
A coming-of-age action fantasy tale, The Boy and the Beast tells the story of Ren, a misfortunate lonely boy and Kumatetsu, a lonesome beast from the imaginary world.
A DIY approach to retirement planning
Tuesday 11 July 2017
How much should I save for retirement? It's a question that often freaks people out - but that doesn't need to be the case because there's plenty of free help at hand.
Massey PhD student nailing The Block NZ
Monday 10 July 2017
Sport science PhD student Yanita McLeay has temporarily given up her student lifestyle in Palmerston North to renovate a house in Auckland, on national television.
Do we spend too much on Government salaries?
Monday 10 July 2017
The 'Our World in Data' website shows New Zealand's government wage bill is a larger share of public spending than other OECD countries.
Introducing indigenous thinking into philosophy
Friday 7 July 2017
Dr Krushil Watene has some big questions on her mind - questions she thinks could help change the way we live together as a society.
Migrant and political stories of Latino music
Tuesday 4 July 2017
It's famously seen as a melancholic, darkly passionate dance of Argentina, but tango is also a story of migration and social upheaval. It is one of four music styles explored in the first free online...
Theatre workshop ‘outside the box’ for prisoners
Thursday 29 June 2017
A two-day workshop with an internationally renowned exponent of theatre that promotes social change has given a group of prisoners at Auckland Prison a unique forum to share their stories.
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