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Lincoln University crucial to meeting Māori aspirations

Tuesday, 24 November 2015, 10:49 am | Lincoln University

24 November 2015 - for immediate release Lincoln University crucial to meeting Māori aspirations Newly appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor (DVC) Māori and Communities, Dr Charlotte Severne, says Lincoln has a crucial role in meeting Māori development ... More >>

Sound science point of difference for Waipara winemakers

Friday, 20 November 2015, 1:11 pm | Lincoln University

More than two decades of soil science work in the Waipara area has been brought together in a document launched at a Vineyard Soils Day at Black Estate Vineyard this week. More >>

Lincoln on the Tibetan Plateau

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 4:27 pm | Lincoln University

There may be a shortage of Yaks in the New Zealand high country but Lincoln University experts will be using data from there to better understand grasslands in the shadow of the Himalayas. More >>

Socialising paramount for young rowers

Wednesday, 18 November 2015, 10:54 am | Lincoln University

New Zealand rowing clubs should place more emphasis on the social aspects of the sport if they hope to attract more school leavers, Lincoln University research suggests. More >>

Massive market available for exporters if they can perform

Wednesday, 18 November 2015, 10:26 am | Lincoln University

Massive market available for exporters if they can perform A Lincoln University expert says New Zealand exporters will have to be on their game to reap the benefits of a huge trade access deal which has gone under the radar. Faculty of Agribusiness ... More >>

NZ and Tasmania join forces in agricultural research

Thursday, 12 November 2015, 10:57 am | Lincoln University

The agriculture and food sectors of Tasmania and New Zealand, which have much in common, are set to benefit from the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Lincoln University and the University of Tasmania. The MoU was signed as ... More >>

Lincoln delegates visit ‘brothers’ in China

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 1:32 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University staff members visited one of China’s top universities recently to strengthen a landscape architecture co-operation agreement that was signed between the institutions last year. More >>

Time to give up on CBD?

Tuesday, 10 November 2015, 11:59 am | Lincoln University

A Lincoln University expert says new figures are making it clearer investing in more central business district (CBD) office space makes no financial sense for developers. More >>

Lincoln joins five star constellation

Monday, 9 November 2015, 12:04 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor, International and Business Development, Jeremy Baker, says the University’s new QS five star rating highlights the comprehensively high level Lincoln has been performing at for a long time. More >>

Cheese could take slice of local tourism market

Monday, 9 November 2015, 10:01 am | Lincoln University

Cheese could take slice of local tourism market A visiting scholar at Lincoln University is looking how to get cheese tourism on board as one of the potential main motivations for international visitors, and tell visitors a bit more about Canterbury. “Cheese ... More >>

International go-getters gathering momentum

Friday, 6 November 2015, 12:05 pm | Lincoln University

Twice as many New Zealand Scholarship students are expected to attend Lincoln University in 2016, a gathering of momentum partly attributed to the positive experiences reported by scholars returning to their home countries. The University’s Postgraduate and ... More >>

Distinguished former student returns from across the Tasman

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 2:20 pm | Lincoln University

Distinguished former student returns from across the Tasman The Deputy Premier of Tasmania will be making a return to his former campus next week, leading a delegation from the State’s Government and the University of Tasmania on a visit to Lincoln ... More >>

Lincoln on top of the world

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 11:36 am | Lincoln University

Lincoln on top of the world Lincoln University has number one world ratings in the newly released International Student Barometer survey. The survey, in which over 200 universities world-wide and all New Zealand universities participated, rates ... More >>

Prestigious fellowship for tourism professor

Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 11:33 am | Lincoln University

Lincoln University’s Professor of Tourism has achieved high international acclaim this year by being elected as a Fellow of the top global organisation for tourism academia. More >>

The good news about UV

Monday, 2 November 2015, 3:51 pm | Lincoln University

“Ultraviolet radiation is not all bad news,” according to Lincoln University UV-B expert Professor Brian Jordan, whose research indicates ultraviolet radiation (UV) could be used to enhance the quality of many crops. UV-B levels vary across ... More >>

Mega-city mission for Lincoln

Monday, 2 November 2015, 12:01 pm | Lincoln University

A Lincoln delegation has been visiting one of the world’s mega-cities to strengthen the University’s ties with China. More >>

Beef about red meat means a lot at stake for exports

Monday, 2 November 2015, 9:59 am | Lincoln University

Beef about red meat means a lot at stake for exports A recent classification on red meat being probably carcinogenic by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) tends to mince all red meat consumption together, a Lincoln University ... More >>

Environmental research recognised by Royal Society

Friday, 23 October 2015, 4:03 pm | Lincoln University

Professor Keith Cameron of the Centre for Soil & Environmental Research at Lincoln University has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand for exceptional distinction in research. More >>

Lincoln IT aces win Jade Prize

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 1:58 pm | Lincoln University

A Lincoln University graduate who has jointly won a Jade software prize with a fellow student says Christchurch is “a hotspot for IT”. More >>

Prestigious scholarship for Māori student

Tuesday, 20 October 2015, 2:35 pm | Lincoln University

A Lincoln University Master’s student has been awarded a prestigious scholarship that aims to increase Māori participation in the fisheries and aquaculture industries. Roxanne Lloyd, who is studying towards a Master of Applied Science in Environmental ... More >>



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