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Proceedings of the New Zealand Institutional Repository Community Day 2015
(University of Canterbury, 2015)
The following notes were made by attendees (listed at the end of the document) and published under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence.
Getting to know your food: the insights of indigenous thinking in food provenance
© 2015, Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht. Western consumers are increasingly demanding to know the provenance of their food. In New Zealand, Māori tribal enterprises are engaged in the food producing sectors of ...
Erosion sources and sediment pathways to streams associated with forest harvesting activities in New Zealand.
Streams and rivers are abundant in our plantation forests and the Forest Industry prides itself on protecting the intrinsic values they provide, including clean water and quality aquatic habitat. In ensuring they remain ...
Performance of road bridges during the 14 November 2016 Kaikoura Earthquake
The transport infrastructure was majorly affected by the 14th November 2016 Kaikōura Earthquake. Severe vertical and horizontal peak ground accelerations generated high inertial forces, land-slides, and liquefaction. Most ...
Spatial variability in surficial Christchurch soils via 5 m shear wave velocity Vs5
This paper provides a summary of the development of a shear wave velocity (Vs) model for the greater urban area of Christchurch, New Zealand. The model is based on the application of the recently developed Christchurch-specific ...
A case for Voice
Playing with philosophy: Gestures, life-performance, P4C and an art of living
It can hardly be denied that play is an important tool for the development and socialisation of children. In this article we argue that through dramaturgical play in combination with pedagogical tools such as the Community ...
The role of the art of living in early childhood education
The notions of well-being and happiness are widely used today in a range of disciplines, areas of research, educational practice and daily life. However, these terms have to be considered critically, and careful reflection ...
Korea Microlensing Telescope Network Microlensing Events from 2015: Event-Finding Algorithm, Vetting, and Photometry
We present microlensing events in the 2015 Korea Microlensing Telescope Network (KMTNet) data and our procedure for identifying these events. In particular, candidates were detected with a novel "completed event" microlensing ...