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OUSA Places Highest Number of Student Jobs

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 3:17 pm | OUSA

Otago University Students’ Association is thrilled to have the highest number of Student Job Search (SJS) placements in the country. More >>

OUSA Teaching Awards

Sunday, 2 November 2014, 12:34 pm | OUSA

The annual OUSA Teaching Award was won by Dr. Kristin Hillman, Professor of Psychology for her outstanding contribution to teaching at Otago University More >>

‘Zooper’ news for Highlanders fans

Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 10:15 am | OUSA

The OUSA is thrilled to announce the 2015 Zooper Pass which will give students the chance to attend all five home games for The Highlanders’ at the Forsyth Barr Stadium. More >>

Dunedin Pride 2014

Tuesday, 14 October 2014, 1:52 pm | OUSA

Pride2014 is set to be bigger and more fabulous than ever. This year features a queer* art exhibition, Dunedin diversity strategy launch, and the return of the popular Camp Carnival and after party. More >>

Otago Blues and Golds Awards

Friday, 26 September 2014, 11:14 am | OUSA

The highest honours OUSA can bestow to students who have excelled in Sport, Culture, or services to these, the University of Otago Blues and Golds Awards, were announced at a ceremony last night. More >>

Staff versus Students Round 3

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 12:29 pm | OUSA

The annual OUSA & University of Otago Community Food Bank Appeal September 18th, OUSA Market Day on Campus After two years it’s one round each as the University of Otago and the Otago University Students’ Association take on their now annual ... More >>

Fewer Starving Artists in Dunedin

Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 9:40 am | OUSA

Over $4,000 has been put been put in the pockets of student artists thanks to the OUSA Art Week held at the University of Otago in the first week of August. More >>

Diversity about Compassion and Understanding

Monday, 11 August 2014, 4:30 pm | OUSA

Raising awareness of diversity on campus is the central theme of this week’s OUSA Diversity Week at the University of Otago. The week features a range of events that includes everything from panel discussions through to a bondage workshop for beginners. More >>

Smart Arts: OUSA Art Week

Monday, 28 July 2014, 1:32 pm | OUSA

Otago University will be home to everything arty this week as the annual OUSA Art Week hosts a wide range of art events around campus and Dunedin. More >>

Student Airport Shuttles Flying High

Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 1:36 pm | OUSA

Student Airport Shuttles Flying High The introduction of student priced shuttles between the university and the Dunedin International Airport are a raging success announced the Otago University Students’ Association today. Between January and ... More >>

Students win epic ORC battle

Saturday, 12 July 2014, 10:01 am | OUSA

This week the ORC announced their 25% student discount on buses is to become permanent. More >>

OUSA Re-Orientation 2014: Final Programme Announcement

Tuesday, 24 June 2014, 11:53 am | OUSA

With two more music events including one in association with Radio One 91FM, the full timetable of events for the Otago University Students’ Association Re-Orientation has been announced today. More >>

Campus Calling Out for Art!

Monday, 9 June 2014, 2:20 pm | OUSA

Artists are being given the opportunity to showcase their art to New Zealand’s leading young minds as the annual OUSA Art Week opens calls for art installation projects. More >>

Student Cat Clinic Returns

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 11:59 am | OUSA

Furry flatmates are well known in the world of Scarfies, but it’s flatmates of the feline variety that are set to get the treatment at the second annual OUSA and Otago Polytechnic Cat Clinic this Friday. “The OUSA Cat Clinic is about making ... More >>

Queer Wellbeing Survey Launched

Friday, 4 April 2014, 11:03 am | OUSA

This week the country’s only University Queer Support coordinator launched a Queer Wellbeing survey to delve into the perceptions of queer and questioning students studying at Otago University. In 24 hours over 500 students have taken part the Otago ... More >>

Universities need students

Tuesday, 11 February 2014, 3:50 pm | OUSA

The Minister for Tertiary Education announced today that student voices on University Councils have become a privilege and not a right. “The OUSA believes the Minister has it wrong; student voices on University Councils are a right, not a privilege”, ... More >>

Discrimination Leads to Dunedin Diversity Hui

Wednesday, 13 November 2013, 12:58 pm | OUSA

This Friday, 15th November, will see a professional development seminar that aims to inform the Dunedin professional community with a better understanding of Queer issues, and give them the chance to work on a strategy to help better assist agencies ... More >>

Student Employment in Otago ‘Slow and Steady’

Friday, 8 November 2013, 2:04 pm | OUSA

The latest figures released by the student employment service, Student Job Search, show that student employment in the Otago region is stable compared with the figures to date from 2012. More >>

OUSA Names Students’ Top Otago University Lecturers

Friday, 25 October 2013, 8:28 pm | OUSA

The Otago University Students’ Association and the University of Otago are proud to announce the University of Otago Lecturer of the Year as voted by the students of Otago University. At a ceremony held by OUSA today the awards were presented to ... More >>

OUSA Elections Achieve “Best Voter Turnout in a Generation”

Thursday, 3 October 2013, 6:07 pm | OUSA

After two weeks of campaigning and four days of voting, the Otago University Students’ Association 2014 Executive Elections and Referendum have produced a new Executive with a voter turnout that is the best in a generation. More >>





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