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October 18, 2021

Staff Receive Cash Tip For Winning Undervalued Group of the Year

The University of Auckland has announced that $7 million in bonuses will be paid to staff. This comes after the University discovered a surplus in their […]
October 18, 2021

UoA Plan to Add Closed Captions and Subtitles to all Lecture Recordings

The University is looking to apply subtitles and searchable closed captioning to all lecture recordings on the Canvas platform. Close Captions and Subtitles are currently available […]
October 18, 2021

Calls to Increase PhD Stipend Rejected by UoA

FMHS PGSA has expressed concerns about the currently offered UoA Doctoral Scholarship PhD stipend amount, as it is below minimum wage. Board Member Joseph Chen argues […]
October 18, 2021

When Woodstock Meets Activism

The annual Ōtaki Summer Camp is set to take place early next year. It aims to provide an energising and inspiring environment for rangatahi to connect, […]
October 11, 2021

Recent Graduates Left out of 2021 Resident Visa

Recent graduates on short-term visas will not be eligible to apply for the Governors 2021 Resident Visa. A student launched petition is calling for international students […]
October 11, 2021

Public Interest Journalism Fund Receives Largest Investment Yet

The Public Interest Journalism Fund, designed to be rolled out over a period of three years, has received its second round of funding, and its largest […]
October 11, 2021

COVID-19, The Downfall of Aotearoa’s Tertiary Staff’s Mental Health

The ‘Tertiary Lives’ survey report details that 85% of tertiary staff in Aotearoa feel significant levels of stress, and that management of tertiary institutions expect an […]
October 4, 2021

Advocates Call for Independent Review of Universities Response to Sexual Violence

Stop Sexual Harassment on Campus Aotearoa (SSHOC) is campaigning for an independent body to monitor New Zealand Universities’ handling of sexual violence issues. The group of […]