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  • Prison cell showing bunk beds

    Waikeria protests put a spotlight on prison conditions

    While the protests at Waikeria shine a light on prisoner conditions, abuses of power and inhumane treatment in prison are not new and will continue until prisoner numbers significantly reduce, writes Christine McCarthy

  • Ben Tunui with his project 'Utu' at NZIA awards

    Expressing tikanga Māori architecturally

    Master of Architecture (professional) student Ben Tunui (Ngāti Awa, Te Atiawa) has won the 2020 Te Kāhui Whaihanga Resene Student Design Awards with his Master’s work Utu.

  • Listen: Raqi Syed interviewed for Command Line Heroes

    Raqi Syed, programme director for the Master of Design Technology at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington's Miramar Creative Centre, was interviewed on the podcast Command Line Heroes on the history of computer graphics and special effects.

  • Skyscrapers with balconies covered in plants and greenery

    Bringing buildings to life

    Could buildings imitate living organisms? Negin Imani has created a tool translating natural thermoregulation strategies into architectural solutions.