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High honour for pioneering scientist

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 9:57 am | Lincoln University

A Lincoln Agritech Ltd scientist known for his pioneering work in electronic engineering was honoured by the Royal Society Te Apārangi last week. More >>

Lincoln brings New Zealand’s national park legacy to China

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 1:32 pm | Lincoln University

A major exhibition on the development of New Zealand’s National Parks has just opened in Beijing. More >>

Is White Bread Toast?

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 10:48 am | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University research shows the demise of the white slice may be looming, with concerns around its healthiness in the minds of many purchasers. More >>

Lincoln a global leader in sport science

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 10:46 am | Lincoln University

Lincoln University’s sport science expertise has received international recognition, thanks to the work of one academic. More >>

Research to Use Bacteria in Revolutionary Ways

Friday, 22 September 2017, 10:19 am | Lincoln University

A new Lincoln Agritech research programme will find revolutionary ways of using naturally-occurring bacteria and fungi to increase the availability of nitrogen to plants and improve plants’ tolerance to stress. More >>

New Zealand hotel room rates are not expensive

Friday, 22 September 2017, 9:58 am | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University research shows New Zealand hotel room rates from 2000 to 2017 were cheaper than international destinations such as Los Angeles, Melbourne, Sydney, Singapore and Greater London. More >>

Lincoln leads graduate employment figures

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 10:30 am | Lincoln University

New figures show Lincoln University qualifications are highly effective in New Zealand for graduate employment. More >>

Planning degree helps young writer find her voice

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 9:47 am | Lincoln University

What do sci-fi and environmental planning have in common? The answer may seem elusive, but a Lincoln University graduate has combined the two to produce her first published novel, Voiceless . More >>

New Council member part of Rwanda’s recovery

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 1:34 pm | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University Council member, Emeritus Professor James McWha, could not turn down an opportunity in 2013 to help Rwanda recover from that terrible time by setting up its only public university. More >>

Biosecurity Award recognises innovative Māori network

Friday, 4 August 2017, 6:29 pm | Lincoln University

Biosecurity Award recognises innovative Māori network A national Māori Biosecurity Network led by researchers at Lincoln University has been recognised in the inaugural New Zealand Biosecurity Awards. Te Tira Whakamātaki meaning ‘the watchful ones’, ... More >>

Geopark could be ideal prospect for Kaikoura

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 1:57 pm | Lincoln University

Turning Kaikoura’s unique geological features into a geopark could be a perfect way to harness the region’s natural beauty and sustain its economy, says Lincoln University Master of Planning student Josi Kaloumaira. More >>

Time to stop pest plants jumping the garden fence

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 1:56 pm | Lincoln University

Time to stop pest plants jumping the garden fence Many of our most noxious weeds including old man’s beard, Japanese honeysuckle, English ivy, wild ginger, and buddleia have jumped the garden fence to now threaten our native biodiversity. A ... More >>

Research Adds Cautionary Note to Seal Success Story

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 12:09 pm | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University research* is highlighting conservation issues around the recovery of the New Zealand fur seal after centuries of overexploitation. More >>

Sports scholar sets world rowing first

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 12:12 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University sports scholar Sam Bosworth has become the first male coxswain to win a Women's World Rowing event. This is in the wake of a recent rule change in international rowing which allowed him to be selected as cox for the New Zealand ... More >>

Sleeping with the ‘enemy’ raises extinction risk

Wednesday, 19 July 2017, 2:08 pm | Lincoln University

Weta might be saying no to interspecies ardour, but human-induced environmental change is looming as a matchmaker. New research has been looking at a paradox animals at risk of extinction face - breeding themselves out of existence. Sleeping with the ... More >>

Scholarship Winner Environmental Enthusiast

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 12:18 pm | Lincoln University

The 21 year-old grew up on a small dairy grazing block on the edge of Mt Pirongia, Waikato, and is in the third year of a Bachelor of Science degree with a Conservation and Ecology major at Lincoln University. He was recently awarded a Southern Environmental ... More >>

Lincoln experience important chapter in success story

Thursday, 13 July 2017, 2:53 pm | Lincoln University

Young Farmer 2017 winner Nigel Woodhead says his time at Lincoln University opened doors for him which contributed to his success. More >>

Weeds Head for The Hills as Climate Warms

Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 9:18 am | Lincoln University

Tuesday 11 July 2017 - Scientists are warning that alpine plants are at risk of extinction as climate change, skiing and mountain tourism spread weeds to higher altitudes. More >>

Ecosystem understanding crucial in agriculture

Friday, 7 July 2017, 2:45 pm | Lincoln University

Ecosystem understanding crucial in agriculture The future of agriculture rests on the next generation of leaders understanding interactions among species, Associate Professor Adrian Paterson, Head of Department Pest-management and Conservation at ... More >>

Lincoln University well ranked and striving for excellence

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 10:44 am | Lincoln University

Lincoln University has welcomed a placing of 71st in the new Times Higher Education (THE) Asia-Pacific University Rankings, amongst the 243 universities in the region. More >>

 

 

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