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The best of DiversityNZ – October 2015

We thought we’d change things up and, instead of individually reposting what we publish on Diversity New Zealand’s social networks, today we start a monthly digest. Enjoy :)

3 October 2015

DPSN: Nikki’s Natter – Dear Dad…

Originally posted on dpsn:
Nikki Frittmann is a notetaker and reader/writer for students with disabilities at AUT University.  She has Spina Bifida and lives in Auckland with her husband and two…

7 September 2015

DPSN: Model Madeline Stuart – breaking down barriers in the fashion industry

Originally posted on dpsn:
Most of the time, when we think of the world of TV, movies or fashion, we think of impossible beauty standards, mass-produced people who fit into…

31 August 2015

PHILIP’S BLOG: How the forces of the arts, media and culture influence and shape our thinking and our national identity

Our thinking and national identity is pretty much defined by a big blob of white middle-class culture surrounded by a few odd bits.

21 August 2015

DPSN: NZSL Rainbow Vocabulary VLOG

Originally posted on dpsn:
This is a video blog about some of the LGBTIA/Rainbow NZSL signs. I’m no expert, so sorry if there are some mistakes in here (please let…

17 August 2015

PHILIP’S BLOG: The employment paradox

If the world’s idea of employment were an ostrich, its entirety is well buried in sand, not just its head. To meet the huge diversity, complexity and change that is ‘careering’ towards us in the next 15 years, we need to be leading new conversations.

7 August 2015

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