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Hefty bags hindering active transport to school

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Wednesday 9 February 2022

Heavy school bags are a “significant” issue for teenagers, with one-third of them thinking their bag is too heavy to walk or bike to school, BEATS Research from University of Otago shows.

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Marsden and Rutherford funding success for Humanities

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Friday 5 November 2021

The Division of Humanities celebrates the news that Associate Professor Priscilla Wehi (Centre for Sustainability) and Associate Professor Zach Weber (Philosophy) have received Marsden Fund grants, and Dr Neil Vallelly a Rutherford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship.

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Culture and Sustainability

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Tuesday 28 September 2021

Professor Janet Stephenson's Inaugural Professorial Lecture: Culture and Sustainability has been recorded and is available to view.

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