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Victoria University to reveal decision on name change battle

Victoria University is expected to reveal today whether it will challenge the Education Minister's decision to reject its name change proposal.

Hawke’s Bay man’s treaty claim calls for vocational training rethink

Vocational training reform proposing radical changes in tertiary education delivery are rushed and will disadvantage Maori.

New university to change face of Tauranga CBD

The opening of a new university in the heart of Tauranga is injecting new blood and new life into the CBD, say city leaders and workers.

Rewire vocational education to transform Māori lives

Jody Hopkinson talks to Dr Eruera Prendergast-Tarena about how any reform of our vocational education sector needs to include a focus on getting more Māori into training and jobs at a higher skill level.

Call for Victoria University vice-chancellor to resign over name change saga

Battle lines are being redrawn over Victoria University's proposed name change.

Victoria University name change ‘not our business’ Wellington councillors say

Wellington City councillors have revealed why they did not sign a notice of motion against Victoria University's proposed name change.

International students fail University Entrance; educators call for more intensive courses

Educators are calling for intensive English courses for foreign students who arrive in New Zealand schools with very little or no English, as statistics show that many fail to get University Entrance.

NZ universities slip in world subject rankings

New Zealand universities have tumbled out of the top ranks in the latest world rankings by subject.

$206 million Lincoln University research facility scrapped

Plans for a $206 million research facility at Lincoln University have been scrapped.

Out of the computer lab and into the cloud

After looking at the apps students wanted to use and their preferred devices, Otago Polytechnic made the decision to implement a more collaborative learning system.
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