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An apple a day could keep boring at bay
Eating fruit and vegetables could be the key to improving your sense of wellbeing and leading a more creative life, new Otago research suggests.

 

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Clements named Peacemaker of the Year

Otago’s Professor Kevin Clements has been honoured with the Peace Foundation’s 2014 Peacemaker Award.

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September 2014 digital calendar

Each month, download a calendar for your desktop featuring the winning photos and notable entries from last year’s Bulletin Board photo competition.

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General Staff Conference inspires

The University’s largest ever General Staff Conference got underway yesterday afternoon with two inspirational keynote talks and eight eye opening tours.

 

Classifieds

Brother wireless printer for sale

Brother MFCJ4710DW Inkjet multifunction centre for sale.

Snow boots - size 9

Wanting to buy/borrow snow boots from Nov to Jan, women's size 9 approximately.

Flatmate/Boarder wanted

Semi-furnished room and separate study/office available in a sunny quiet house, with use of living space and amenities, and off-street parking if needed.

 

Notices

37th Annual Conference: ‘Africa: diversity and development’

The African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific welcomes to its 2014 conference papers from academics, researchers, students, practitioners and policy makers with interests in African studies, both on the African continent and in the Australasia and Pacific region.

 

Southern Genes

Peter Dearden

Defining Genetic Modification.

Peter K. Dearden I have been doing a lot of travelling recently, and have become increasingly perplexed by the term ‘electronic device’ and what to do with them on planes.

By Genetics Otago

Making news

Science diplomacy has mixed success
3 September – Otago Daily Times

Final stages of project
2 September – Otago Daily Times

Joint surgery needs tipped to surge
29 August – RNZ News

Regulars

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Hidden Talents: Once a Girl Guide, always a Girl Guide

Wellington’s Colleen Johnston has committed a lifetime to New Zealand's GirlGuiding organisation.

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Hocken Snaps - Professor John Shand's house

The house of Professor John Shand surrounded by garden. This is now Scott/Shand House, the home of Marketing and Communications.