We've heard plenty about efforts to make science, technology, engineering and mathematics - or STEM - a more diverse space and one that appeals to tomorrow's bright minds. Are they working? Jamie Morton talked to one of our best known role models for science, University of Auckland microbiologist Dr Siouxsie Wiles.
Jody Hopkinson weighs up opinion on the Government’s new fees-free tertiary education policy.
New Zealand’s eight universities have held their own in the recent university rankings with Auckland and Otago shining in particular.
We can’t and shouldn’t ignore international university rankings, therefore what can we learn from them, asks ROGER SMYTH.
WOWZA'S! Tomorrow night, Henry Chen will be honoured in a ceremony at Eden Park as New Zealand's top overall student in the Cambridge international exams for 2017, and top in the world for A-level physics.
Find yourself asking..."what do I want to do with my life" - read this before making any hasty decisions
The first year at uni can be daunting, but it needn’t be – there are ways to ensure that when you get to class you’re ready to learn. By Raewyn Court
Results for the 2017 New Zealand Scholarships have been released.
GIrlboss founder and CEO Alexia Hilbertidou questions whether the time and opportunity cost of gaining a tertiary qualification is the most efficient move
There will be joy, there will be surprise and there will be stress when NCEA exam results are released today - but one education expert says grades are becoming less important for Kiwi students’ post-high school success.