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November 15

Fingers on buzzers!

In the spirit of the internationally televised game show, University Challenge on Campus aims to bring together some of the sharpest minds from across the country for the inaugural (non-televised) on-campus event, hosted by the University of Waikato on Sunday 19 November.

November 14

Teachers needed in a town near you

There’s a shortage of teachers in New Zealand, mostly in secondary schools, but in Auckland and rural areas in particular, primary school teaching positions are also becoming hard to fill.

November 10

New Tauranga Campus takes shape

The building of the University of Waikato’s new campus on Durham St in the Tauranga CBD is well underway and on schedule for completion in 2019. The multi-million dollar development, which will provide Tauranga with a world-class campus and education offering attracting local, national and international students, forms a key part of the revitalisation plan for the city.

November 8

Breaking barriers in research

As part of Royal Society Te Apārangi’s 150th Anniversary celebrations, Dr Jaimie Veale and Professor Tahu Kukutai from the University of Waikato are hosting a talk on Wednesday 8 November to showcase the contributions women researchers are making in New Zealand.

November 8

Inquire, Inspire 2017

Inquire, Inspire 2017 – a Tauranga research symposium was held at the Windermere Campus on Friday 3 November and the diverse range of speakers and topics held the packed lecture theatre enthralled.

University of Waikato 50th Anniversary video