The honours were released today and I’ve put together a list of all those with major links to tertiary education – congratulations to all of them. As new media releases or stories arise, I’ll update this post. Order of NZ Dame Malvina Major – opera singer, Waikato and previously Canterbury (Fairfax, NZN, NZ Herald, Waikato Times, The Press,… Read Full Story.
I saw an interesting presentation recently by David Shearer, the GM of the Search and Rescue Institute of NZ (SARINZ), which covered the training of volunteers in, well, search and rescue. So I was interested to see the following note in the October LandSAR newsletter – LandSAR is one of SARINZ’s partners. LandSAR received a letter from Tai Poutini Polytechnic… Read Full Story.