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Bruce Clarkson

September 21

A good week for a top scientist

The University of Waikato's Professor Bruce Clarkson has been awarded a top prize from the Royal Society of New Zealand and Endeavour funding of more than $2.8 million.

Bruce and Craig

September 16

Science projects awarded Endeavour funding

Two University of Waikato-led science projects have been awarded nearly $4 million from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s 2016 Endeavour Fund.

Shalini Guleria

September 15

Second Eureka moment for Waikato engineering student

University of Waikato engineering student Shalini Guleria has been awarded second place in the 2016 Sir Paul Callaghan EUREKA! Awards for her ideas on turning wastewater into a high quality phosphate fertiliser.

(L-R) – Fai Tongdethsri, Codi Merito, Rachel Twyman and Ellie McCleery will be heading to Nepal in February.

September 14

Uni students head to Himalayas

While most people will be spending their time at the beach this summer, four University of Waikato students will be braving ice and snow at high altitudes, trekking through the Himalayas.

King Tuheitia

September 8

King Tuheitia receives an honorary doctorate

The leadership of King Tuheitia was acknowledged with an honorary doctorate from the University of Waikato on Kīngitanga Day, held at the University’s Hamilton campus on 8 September.

Master of Science student Stevie Noe is researching how to improve the quality of nectar in Mānuka plants, to produce better honey.

September 8

Researching the honey buzz

A University of Waikato Master of Science student is researching how to improve the quality of nectar in Manuka plants, to produce better honey.

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