News and Events
14th September 2015
Bridgette Farnworth is unashamedly nerdy and a self-confessed tree-hugger. She's also the recipient of a University of Waikato Research Institute doctoral scholarship.
7th September 2015
With more than 20 years' experience working in the Waikato environment, biological sciences Professor Brendan Hicks has covered a bit of ground.
4th September 2015
The University of Waikato has received nearly $10 million in new funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. The funding was announced by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce.
6th August 2015
When the new and enlarged Suez Canal opens on Saturday, two University of Waikato academics will not be cheering quite as loudly as the population of Egypt.
25th June 2015
The variety of plant and animal life in the Antarctic is much greater than previously thought, reveals an assessment of Antarctic biodiversity published by a team of scientists in the journal Nature this week.
28th May 2015
Professor Cary and Dr Vonda Cummings from NIWA in Wellington are well known to the Antarctic science community and Antarctica New Zealand, which have supported their work on ice over many seasons.
14th May 2015
Spending a month in the forest taking photos of a tree may not be everyone's idea of a good time but Catherine Kirby thought it was great.
15th April 2015
A new book outlining New Zealand's declining biodiversity is as much about providing solutions as it is about highlighting the perilous state of many of our native species.
14th April 2015
Mangrove forests up to 20 metres high, snakes, wasps and a whole lot of mud have been the making of an intrepid journey for three University of Waikato scientists conducting research in Vietnam.
9th April 2015
Boosting the Waikato's economic development and co-operation on freshwater management issues are the initial focus of a revised Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between two key regional organisations.