May 22

Council employee resigns over Facebook comments

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A social media expert has warned the boundaries between public and private have become blurred, after a Gore District Council employee resigned in the wake of comments she made online. Dr Mark McGuire, an Otago University senior lecturer in Design Studies specialising in social networking, said yesterday the business model of social networking…

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Nov 1

Weatherston case forces Otago university policy change

Posted by Dave Griffith

Otago University has issued a new policy for staff-student relationships following economics lecturer Clayton Weatherston's murder of student Sophie Elliott in 2008.

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