After hearing official denials for decades, Vietnam war
veteran Ted Gordon feels vindicated by University of Otago
research showing New Zealand veterans of that war are twice
as likely to develop chronic lymphatic leukaemia.
Emeritus Prof Basil Jones, former head of surveying at the
University of Otago, says the profession has entered an
''exciting'' period of rapid change, but surveyors will
retain a crucial role in managing the new technology.
Former long-serving Otago Museum Trust Board member the Rev
Dr Warren Featherston is ''greatly concerned'' about the
museum's direction, after the post of senior manager Clare
Wilson was disestablished.
The long-serving Otago Museum director collections, research
and experience, Clare Wilson, is to leave the museum now that
her post has been disestablished in a restructuring decision