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It’s not fear/fair!  Trying to spell, Kiwi-style, when you’re dyslexic

It’s not fear/fair! Trying to spell, Kiwi-style, when you’re dyslexic

12 Sep 2017

Ara Adult Literacy tutor Barbara Dixon specialises in teaching dyslexic adults. With her team she makes a...

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Te Reo – sweating the small stuff

Te Reo – sweating the small stuff

08 Sep 2017

This Te Wiki o te Reo Māori / Māori Language Week, Ara is combining sports and Māori...

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Well women birth better in primary level care, study says

Well women birth better in primary level care, study says

08 Sep 2017

A Christchurch study just published in the prestigious BMJ Open (a subsidiary of the British Medical Journal),...

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Ara joins world class EV scheme

Ara joins world class EV scheme

07 Sep 2017

Christchurch launched a “world class” electric vehicle scheme today and Ara is delighted to be one of...

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Wood boiler - saving time and emissions at Timaru campus

Wood boiler - saving time and emissions at Timaru campus

06 Sep 2017

The Timaru Campus is continuing to successfully reduce carbon emissions after converting the main heating system from...

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Ara welcomes Tony Gray to CE role

Ara welcomes Tony Gray to CE role

05 Sep 2017

Ara Institute of Canterbury’s new Chief Executive Tony Gray was officially welcomed to the institute with a...

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EV green technology arrives at Automotive programme

EV green technology arrives at Automotive programme

04 Sep 2017

Electrical and Mechanical Automotive Engineer students now have access to a hybrid car, exposing them to the...

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Cabaret? Right this way!

Cabaret? Right this way!

04 Sep 2017

Performed in the round, up close to the audience, by energetic and talented third year students -...

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Chengdu visitors bring engineering scholar

Chengdu visitors bring engineering scholar

01 Sep 2017

Ara has hosted a second group of 10 students from Chengdu this time with a visiting engineering...

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EQ engineering takes top pitch

EQ engineering takes top pitch

24 Aug 2017

An engineering student’s project linking seismic monitoring to the Internet of Things won the student Pitch a...

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