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First year of fees free for first time students

December 5, 2017 0

From January 2018 all first time students will receive their first year of post school education or industry training fees free. Education Minister Chris Hipkins says next year, around 80,000 people will be eligible for fees free post-school training and education. “It [Read More]

No more library fines on most items

November 14, 2017 0

The Massey Libraries at Wellington, Manawatu and Albany campuses are no longer charging overdue fines, except on items with a waiting list or on short loan. This puts print books on a more equal footing with e-books which do not have fines. [Read More]

Youth voter turnout on the rise

November 7, 2017 0

There was a six per cent increase in voter turnout among young people at this year’s General Elections. Figures recently released by the Electoral Commission show 49,370 more  young voters under the age of 30 turned out for the 2017 General [Read More]

Student media awards a Massive success

October 18, 2017 0

Student media was celebrated in the capital last Friday at the 2017 Aotearoa Student Press Association (ASPA) Awards. The awards put student media in the spotlight and this year journalists and designers from Critic, Canta, Salient, Massive, Nexus, Debate and [Read More]

Country’s next Government still not decided

October 9, 2017 0

By Jamie-Lee Bracken The fascination over the 2017 general election continues as the fate of New Zealand’s next government lies in the hands of Winston Peters.   Following the general election, which took place on September 23, no government was announced, after [Read More]

Greens announce free public transport for students

September 11, 2017 0

By Nikki Papatsoumas The Green Party has announced it will offer free public transport to all tertiary students ahead of this year’s general elections. As part of the policy, the party announced it would launch a youth ‘Green Card’ which would [Read More]

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