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  • Professor Martti Koskenniemi

    International law and the origins of power

    “My historical work has always been influenced by my interest in law as an instrument of power,” the Finnish legal scholar Professor Martti Koskenniemi told an audience at Victoria University of Wellington’s Faculty of Law in May.

  • Associate Professor Nessa Lynch

    Facing up to the challenges of technology

    From unlocking phones, to tagging photos on Facebook, to using smart gates at border checks—automated facial recognition technology (FRT) is making our lives more streamlined and seamless.

  • Fionna Aitchison Reid

    Building a career in construction law

    A single-minded vision to specialise in construction law has seen a Victoria University of Wellington graduate rise through the ranks to become an advocate for women working in construction, and her expertise has been recognised by an Australian state government.

  • Aaron Booker

    Learning different frameworks

    A love of Wellington and a desire to develop his career opportunities led Aaron Booker to Victoria University of Wellington’s Master of International Trade.