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Vice Chancellor Roy Crawford

Solid year reported at University breakfast (10 April 2014)
The University of Waikato recorded a $9.4 million surplus in 2013 and has retained its status as a low-risk institution with plans to increase that surplus to $9.9 million in 2014.

Recent Stories

Understanding more about Parkinson's disease (23 April 2014)
People with Parkinson’s disease often suffer hypomimia, more commonly known as facial masking.

Having a ball (23 April 2014)
Sparkling dresses, feather boas and suspenders set the scene at the Waikato Management School ‘Old Hollywood’ ball, held Friday 11 April.

New coastal research centre agreement signed (17 April 2014)
A statement of intent to establish a new coastal biotechnology research centre with bases in both Tauranga and China has been signed by the University of Waikato and Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

University of Waikato 50th Anniversary

Waikato University launches Jubilee scholarships (17 April 2014)
As part of this year's 50th celebrations, the University of Waikato will be offering ten Golden Jubilee School Leaver Scholarships valued at $10,000 per year for up to four years.

Three way partnership adds up for business and accounting students (17 April 2014)
A new agreement between three tertiary institutions provides an improved pathway for access to business and accounting qualifications.

Law Schools to work closer together after signing (16 April 2014)
The University of Waikato's Te Piringa - Faculty of Law has signed a letter of intent with the School of Law at China's Yantai University.

Bill Flower and Jack Pronger

Flower Fellowship recipient’s research looks to combat soil water shortage on farms (15 April 2014)
As New Zealand farms continue to face problems associated with ongoing drought, University of Waikato doctoral student Jack Pronger, hopes his current research project will contribute to an improvement in pastoral drought resilience.

Previous stories for 2014

Previous stories for 2014 and previous years are available.

University of Waikato celebrates 50 years

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