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The Otago Post: Issue 18

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Finding clues to the past in leftovers

Julia Lewis spends much of her time looking at scratches on items discarded.

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A man on a mission

Raymond Xia has a mission – to bring understanding of the Chinese consumer to the Western marketing…

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A is for art, z is for zombie

What do a PhD, zombies, Ireland, Otago, and learning through art all have in common?…

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Using cutting edge tech at the bottom of the world

PhD candidate Pauline Campos spends her days asking how…

 

Foreword:

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Dr Sarah Stein
Director, Distance Learning

Postgraduate and distance a winning combo

Soon after getting my first job, I began to understand the meaning of my undergraduate education. I was finally able to see how it connected with the real context of my workplace. I was keen to play a part in the making positive changes in my work. For me, postgraduate study was the key!

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In brief

Mastering your career with a Coursework Masters’
Two new accounting-related Masters' degrees will be available at Otago University from 2015…

New flexibility in public health qualifications
Now offering greater flexibility for students, and the opportunity for a broader qualification, the restructured postgraduate…

Otago first university to launch a virtual desktop
In a first for New Zealand, the University of Otago is in the process of releasing a virtual desktop experience to its 21,000 students…

New structure rounds out new name
The Graduate Research School now has a new structure to go with its new name…