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CEDA brings Pint of Science to New Zealand

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The Central Economic Development Agency will be quenching Manawatu locals’ thirst for science by bringing the world’s largest series of public science talks to New Zealand – Pint of Science…

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Become a Business Mentor

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The Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) is calling for volunteers with a range of business experience to become Business Mentors and share their insights, expertise, knowledge and ways of thinking…

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Horticulture is on track to get its very own Bachelor’s degree, designed and delivered through @MasseyUni along with a rejuvenated @nzapples industry-sponsored #innovation Orchard at the Palmerston North campus.
#education #NZApples #horticulture #Pathways #Collaboration

Ngā mihi nui, we're stoked to join the #pintfamily and create an awesome antipodean #pint19

@LSinNZ @brewunionbrew @LaMamaTess @CentralEDA @sproutagritech @plantandfood @AgResearchNEWS @Fonterra @MasseyUni @ToniLucia @lornaajohnson @fotc

Kia ora koutou, here we are!
@EloCha19 thanks for welcoming us to the family & @LSinNZ & @CentralEDA for getting things rolling with our intro to New Zealand
We're excited about what's to come!
@AgResearchNEWS @sproutagritech @plantandfood @Fonterra @FoodHQNZ @MasseyUni @MBIEsci

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About 3,000 international students from around the world make Manawatu their home each year. From primary and intermediate through to secondary and tertiary level education, our region is a vibrant hub for international education.

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