Raiha Cook had visited the University of Otago before she left home to study there, but she wasn't ready for the culture shock of her first year.
Every Brilliant Thing encourages thoughtful discussion of depression and suicide in a year when people's mental health has been put under heavy pressure.
New Zealand is one of the only developed countries still battling rheumatic fever, and new research funding hopes to change that.
A new website makes it easier for iwi groups, trusts and Māori communities to access the statistics that impact their lives.
Chloé Julian's been giving women support for years under lingerie brands like Stella McCartney and Agent Provocateur – now she's gone solo.
After a lockdown spent creating stop motion music videos in their laundry, Sports Team is now nominated for an Aotearoa Music Artisan award.
Walk from Karangahape Road to the waterfront and Queen Street will give you a view into the soul of Auckland. Alice Webb-Liddall explored the street's history and how it has shaped the city.
Two years ago, Haider Khan started his te reo Māori journey. Since then, he says, a new world has opened up for him.
Her clothing has been seen on celebrities like Ariana Grande and Kylie Jenner, she has over 150,000 Instagram followers and she's currently working from her bedroom.
'Kei hea tātou? Kei Aotearoa tātou, me te aha, he haepapa tō ngā whakahaere e mahi nei i Aotearoa kia tika, kia pono, kia toitū hoki te mahi tahi ki te Māori, i tōna mana hei tangata whenua.'
Engaging with Te Tiriti o Waitangi isn't mandated in the private sector like it is in the public sector. But businesses are discovering the wealth of knowledge to be found through meaningful engagement with Māori.
One former and one current staff member at Waikato University says structural racism at the institution has been bubbling away for years.
This year's winner of the Callaghan Innovation C-Prize challenge, Zincovery, is trying to recycle New Zealand's galvanising waste.
'Zero Suicide Aotearoa' is the latest report from a cross-party mental health group looking to address these dismal suicide rates.