Watching your baby sleep peacefully is one of the joys of becoming a parent. But have you ever wondered what is happening in this little sleepy head’s mind?
Dame Malvina Major and several Waikato rising stars put on a song-filled evening for Kokako enthusiasts earlier this week.
Music student Matthias Balzat was awarded the top instrumental place and overall grand winner at this year’s New Zealand National Concerto Competition.
A dream of studying abroad in Japan has become a reality for BA student Liam Wright who was recently awarded a Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia (PMSA).
Completing adrenaline-filled activities all over New Zealand is something that FASS student Rereahu Collier has been doing for the past few months.
A team from the School of Psychology has been working for the last three years to develop ‘Positively Pregnant’ – an app for pregnant women.
PhD student Sandhya Fernandez is conducting research that looks at people with a diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and how they communicate.
A recent study, led by Dr Thomas Stubbs, shows budget reduction targets and public sector caps, insisted on by the IMF as loan conditions, result in reduced health spending and medical ‘brain drain’ in developing West African nations.
The traditions and performance techniques of taonga pūoro (traditional Māori musical instruments) will be taught through two courses this year.
Timothy McGiven has been awarded the 2016 Environmental Politics and Policy Network (EPPN) prize for the best postgraduate paper in the field of environmental politics.
A composition by the Conservatorium of Music's Associate Professor Martin Lodge will be recorded in Berlin in December.
Psychology lecturer Dr Jaimie Veale is researching the inequities transgender people face in their health and wellbeing.
Composer Associate Professor Martin Lodge is leading a team that has created an interactive music installation as part of New Zealand’s first ever medical technology showcase open to the public.
Fiction as blender and centrifuge, as the weather inside the house, as maelstrom and wormhole – what we hope it can do to and for us and where it can take us, forms the theme behind this year’s Frank Sargeson Memorial Lecture.
For digital gaming experts, the success of Pokémon Go probably came as no surprise. But for the rest of us, we’ve found the appeal of the phenomenon overwhelming – strange even.
New Head of Voice, Stephanie Acraman, says classical training provides an excellent grounding for anyone wanting a musical career on the stage.
Opera and kapa haka will come together in a new music drama from acclaimed New Zealand writer Witi Ihimaera.
Sexually active transgender youth have pregnancy rates similar to their non-transgender peers ‒ dispelling the notion that trans youth aren’t at risk for pregnancy, according to new research led by Dr Jaimie Veale.
Singers keen to have an international career in opera will be able to refine their vocal skills and learn techniques for career survival in a new course being offered by the Conservatorium of Music.
Psychology masters student Jonathon Ashe is conducting research into how men sustain their relationships and manage their parenting responsibilities through times of illness and stress.