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May 18

Real-world impact in High Performance Sport

Commonwealth Games heroes the All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens are working with sports scientists at the University of Waikato Adams High Performance Centre in Mount Maunganui.

May 14

Around the world in 80 minutes

An audience of about 150 people was taken on a trip around the world on Saturday night, all from within the Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts as the Waikato International Students’ Association ran its first ever international talent quest.

May 14

Life after elite sports?

Our highest performing sports stars can become consumed by their roles as elite athletes, and Dr Christina Ryan is examining if it is good for them or their sports.

May 10

Music to their ears

University of Waikato Hillary scholars Matthias Balzat and Filipe Manu have been awarded the 2018 Patricia Pratt Scholarship in musical performance – two of only three recipients this year.

May 9

Waikato student presents at UN forum

University of Waikato student Kyla Campbell was one of twelve young Kiwis chosen to present at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.

University of Waikato 50th Anniversary video