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World class science and engineering facilities for Tauranga

Monday, 14 October 2019, 9:57 am | University of Waikato

The University of Waikato has opened new laboratories at its Tauranga campus to increase its Science and Engineering teaching and research capabilities in the Bay of Plenty region. More >>

Wellingtonian wins inaugural short story competition

Thursday, 10 October 2019, 10:56 am | University of Waikato

Celebrating New Zealand literary talent, the inaugural Sargeson Prize was awarded last night – the country’s richest short story prize – with Wellingtonian Sam Keenan taking out $5000 and first place in the Open Division for her story ‘Better ... More >>

MBIE-funded University research could open up new technology

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 4:02 pm | University of Waikato

Never mind painstakingly filling out forms to identify scratches when you hire a rental car, imagine a split second scan which could analyse damage before and after use. More >>

Former Governer-General officially welcomed to University

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 3:10 pm | University of Waikato

New Chancellor of The University of Waikato Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand GNZM QSO was officially welcomed to the University this week with a whakatau at the Tauranga CBD campus yesterday and a pōwhiri at the Hamilton campus today. More >>

University of Waikato and WDHB develop nursing degree

Friday, 27 September 2019, 10:28 am | University of Waikato

The University of Waikato and Waikato District Health Board announced today that they are working together to develop a Bachelor of Nursing programme. More >>

Groundbreaking NZ report on trans and non-binary health

Tuesday, 24 September 2019, 8:47 am | University of Waikato

A ground-breaking report released tonight shows that trans and non-binary people in Aotearoa New Zealand experience alarmingly high levels of psychological distress, suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts. They also face high levels of discrimination ... More >>

University of Waikato Tauranga CBD Campus’ triple win

Friday, 20 September 2019, 9:37 am | University of Waikato

The University of Waikato’s Tauranga CBD campus was celebrated at the 2019 Bay of Plenty Property People Awards last night, winning the Best Team and Urban Design categories as well as taking out the overall Supreme Excellence Award. More >>

University of Waikato strengthens UK ties

Monday, 16 September 2019, 3:15 pm | University of Waikato

The University of Waikato has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Lancaster University in Lancashire, UK to further develop the existing relationship between the two institutions. More >>

$1m for new Mt Erebus research

Tuesday, 27 August 2019, 2:11 pm | University of Waikato

A team from the University of Waikato and University of Canterbury, led by Professor Craig Cary, has received a nearly $1m Marsden research grant to study unique micro-organisms that live in the geothermal fumerols of Mt Erebus in Antarctica. More >>

Health qualifications: wellbeing and community at forefront

Monday, 12 August 2019, 1:57 pm | University of Waikato

The University of Waikato has announced a new Bachelor of Health degree and Certificate in Health and Wellbeing that are putting wellbeing and the needs of our communities at the forefront. More >>

Sir Anand Satyanand appointed as University Chancellor

Tuesday, 6 August 2019, 2:14 pm | University of Waikato

The University of Waikato Council today elected Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand GNZM QSO as the next University Chancellor, effective immediately. The appointment is for a four-year term. More >>

University of Waikato Professor awarded $1.1m research grant

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 3:12 pm | University of Waikato

Professor Nicola Starkey from the University of Waikato has been awarded a project grant of $1.1M by the Health Research Council to research patterns of recovery from concussion in children and adolescents. More >>

University of Waikato climbs international rankings

Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 9:23 am | University of Waikato

Hamilton, New Zealand – For the sixth year running, the University of Waikato has climbed up the QS World University Rankings and now sits at 266 out of 1,000 institutions worldwide. Vice-Chancellor Professor Neil Quigley says, “We are proud ... More >>

Lecture: Getting bang for buck from business analytics

Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 1:37 pm | University of Waikato

In the digital era, business analytics has emerged as a ‘superhero tool’ in the manager’s arsenal for helping to develop innovative new products and processes that will add to the bottom line. More >>

Innovate or perish: Business strategies to navigate

Monday, 8 October 2018, 1:33 pm | University of Waikato

New Zealand businesses; no matter their size, history, or industry; are constantly looking over their shoulder to assess the threat from disruptive technologies such as robotics, artificial intelligence and blockchain. More >>

Cultural art works breathe life into University of Waikato

Wednesday, 3 October 2018, 11:06 am | University of Waikato

In the short space of a year, the landscape of Tauranga's CBD has changed dramatically. The University of Waikato's new Tauranga Campus is gradually revealing itself and, over the coming months, progress will be on the interior fit out. More >>

Who cares about your memoir? Who cares about anything else?

Monday, 3 September 2018, 3:47 pm | University of Waikato

Poet and memoir writer Kate Camp will give this year's Frank Sargeson Memorial lecture at the University of Waikato next Monday September 10th. More >>

Innovation capacity expanded in the Waikato

Wednesday, 25 July 2018, 5:27 pm | University of Waikato

Last week saw the first cohort of business leaders complete the inaugural Executive Innovation Bootcamp programme. Launched by the University of Waikato in May this year, it’s the first innovation programme of its kind in the Waikato region, and ... More >>

Waikato takes crown in NZ Business Case League 2018

Tuesday, 24 July 2018, 1:07 pm | University of Waikato

A team of 12 management students from the University of Waikato are relishing the sweet taste of victory in this year’s Student Development Society National Business Case League 2018. More >>

King to receive a Waikato alumni award

Thursday, 12 July 2018, 12:01 pm | University of Waikato

Long-serving MP to receive a Waikato University distinguished alumni award Long-serving Labour politician Dame Annette King will receive a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Waikato next month (August 24). More >>



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