An Industry Training Bill passed its second to last stage. Oral and Written Questions covered Centres of Research Excellence (CoREs), the University of Canterbury, refugee students, AgResearch and Callaghan Innovation. The Gazette covered anaesthetic technicians and a minor student allowances accommodation benefit eligibility change (updated 15/4). Relevance: medium relevance for ITOs and universities. Our Take [...]... Read Full Story.

Policy, Management & People Maori Research Funding NPM and Waikato’s Leonie Pihama welcome $2.5m Govt investment in Maori-led science and innovation. Yantai Agreements Waikato and Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research to establish coastal biotech research centre in Tauranga and China, while Waikato, BOP Poly, and China’s Yantai University signed an agreement on pathways for business and accounting… Read Full Story.