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Medtech – from smart splints to sonification

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 11:45 am | University of Auckland

New Zealand’s first ever medical technology showcase opens to the public at SILO6 in Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter later this month. More >>

Third medical school not in national interest

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 3:37 pm | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has hit out at a potentially costly proposal for a third medical school in New Zealand. More >>

Marti Friedlander receives honorary doctorate

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 12:32 pm | University of Auckland

Esteemed photographer Marti Friedlander has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Auckland in a moving ceremony attended by University staff, family and friends. More >>

Report evaluates urban challenges facing Aotearoa NZ

Monday, 17 October 2016, 11:21 am | University of Auckland

Managing urbanisation by looking after smaller as well as larger centres, clarifying the political power of local government, and clearly identifying greenhouse gas emission implications of city-based development, are among crucial issues identified in a ... More >>

New Zealand and Australia unite for social equity

Friday, 14 October 2016, 12:55 pm | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland will play a key role in a major trans-Tasman initiative tackling social inequity to be launched by Australian Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Malcolm Turnbull in Canberra today. More >>

New operating room training to improve teamwork

Friday, 14 October 2016, 9:56 am | University of Auckland

A realistic pilot training simulation for operating room staff designed to test and improve teamwork skills, has found many positive improvements result from the new communication training. More >>

Hyper Reality performance aims to awe audience

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 1:22 pm | University of Auckland

Architects, choreographers, dancers, composers, musicians, designers and computer programmers have joined forces to present a unique hyper real experience that will alter the way we view contemporary performance, data and space. More >>

Club inspires Aphasia sufferers

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 11:49 am | University of Auckland

Aphasia can affect anyone and makes communication difficult, but an Auckland club for people with the disorder is celebrating another year of success later this month. More >>

Justice at last for Hillsborough families

Tuesday, 11 October 2016, 2:08 pm | University of Auckland

In April 2016, the jury at the new inquests into the UK’s 1989 Hillsborough football stadium disaster determined that the 96 Liverpool fans who died that day were unlawfully killed. More >>

Major donation boosts prospects for research

Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 1:01 pm | University of Auckland

***EMBARGOED to 12 noon on 5 October 2016 (NZT)*** A significant donation to the University of Auckland’s recently launched fundraising campaign is set to create new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for healthcare and new opportunities in ... More >>

Volunteering first priority for Christchurch graduate

Monday, 3 October 2016, 3:43 pm | University of Auckland

Tayla Schaapveld, 22, saw first-hand the importance of volunteering when her home was badly damaged in the Christchurch earthquake. More >>

Another perspective on New Zealand’s midwifery care

Sunday, 2 October 2016, 10:35 pm | University of Auckland

Another perspective on New Zealand’s midwifery care University of Auckland Media release 02 October 2016 More >>

Kerikeri martial artist wins highest sporting accolade

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 9:40 am | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has named taekwon-do and kickboxing champion Riley Phillips-Harris as its Sportsman of the Year 2016. More >>

Graduate helping Māori to preserve past

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 1:47 pm | University of Auckland

Following his interests in Māori archaeology and the church led Taupo student Cruz Karauti-Fox to study at the University of Auckland. More >>

Karate star Tia wins highest sporting accolade

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 5:31 pm | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has named karate champion Tia Tuiburelevu as its Sportswoman of the Year 2016. More >>

Hurdling star named Māori Sportsperson of the Year

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 3:49 pm | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has named up-and-coming hurdler Joshua Hawkins (Ngāti Tamatera) as its Māori Sportsperson of the Year 2016. More >>

‘Just keep going’ message from life-long learner PhD

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 3:16 pm | University of Auckland

When 68-year-old Dr Judith Selvaraj received her PhD at the University of Auckland graduation ceremony on Tuesday it was the final stop on a long learning ride that has taken her far beyond any hopes, dreams and expectations of her younger years. More >>

Double delight for mum and son on graduation day

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 9:50 am | University of Auckland

Anne O’Callaghan was bursting with pride when son Ben received his Master’s in Medieval History at the University of Auckland’s graduation ceremony on Tuesday. A little more unusually, Ben (26) had his turn to feel the same sense of family pride ... More >>

Sustainability a matter of “survival”

Monday, 26 September 2016, 1:43 pm | University of Auckland

A high profile business leader has warned that New Zealand must catch up with the movement towards sustainable, “conscious capitalism” to survive in a disrupted world. More >>

University of Auckland launches $300m fundraising campaign

Friday, 23 September 2016, 10:03 pm | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has tonight launched the most ambitious fundraising campaign in New Zealand history, aiming to raise $300m to address critical challenges facing our communities More >>



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