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Ryan Ko

January 23

Cyber security forum coming to New Zealand

The annual International Organization for Standardization (ISO) event responsible for cyber security international standards such as the ISO/IEC 27000 series is coming to Hamilton in April this year.

Dr Thomas Stubbs

January 17

Research exposes restriction of healthcare investment in West Africa

A recent study, led by University of Waikato’s Dr Thomas Stubbs, shows budget reduction targets and public sector caps, insisted on by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as loan conditions, result in reduced health spending and medical ‘brain drain’ in developing West African nations.

Waikato FAE car

January 16

Waikato students' racing car a winner

University of Waikato engineering students travelled to Melbourne to race their Formula SAE car and took out a win in the endurance section of the hotly contested competition.

Te Oko Horoi Totorewa

January 16

Learning the art of taonga pūoro

The traditions and performance techniques of taonga pūoro (traditional Māori musical instruments) will be taught through two courses at the University of Waikato this year.

Zac Katene

December 7

Waikato wins national Māori Moot, again

Law and management student Zac Katene is this year's national Kaupapa Māori Moot champion, and it's the fifth year in a row that a Waikato student has won the competition.


November 30

Recognition for education researchers

Three academics from Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education have picked up awards at this year's New Zealand Association for Research in Education (NZARE) awards.

University of Waikato honours student Tiriana Anderson is researching why some Māori traditions exist.

November 24

Exploring Māori tradition

University of Waikato student Tiriana Anderson (Ngāti Maniapoto/Rereahu) is researching tikanga (Māori custom) and why some Māori traditions exist.