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UC Science Radio

26 January 2024

UC Science Radio explores topical issues and meets the people behind the science. Enjoy interviews with UC scientists on the big issues facing our world and find out what science is doing to help.


Welcome to UC Science Radio! Hosted by MSc student Molly Magid, the shows are interesting, challenging, entertaining and accessible. Listen in and learn something new!

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Latest episode: Developing language for learning

We know language development predicts learning outcomes at primary school, so how do we give our tamariki the best chance to succeed? Speech and Language Therapist and University of Canterbury Master's student Catherine Sivertsen wants to get the world excited about language and is encouraging parents and educators to give the gift of words.

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