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Testing times pay off for cyclists (29 July 2014)
University of Waikato sports scientists are enjoying the success of our track cyclists at the Commonwealth Games.
New experiences at uni for Beth (29 July 2014)
From Summer Research Scholarships to field trips to living in the Halls of Residence, uni life has been full of new experiences for student Beth Scarrow.
MBM Student Selected for Student Voice 2014 (24 July 2014)
Scavenger hunts, hamburger making and Pavlova decorating, were just some of the fun activities MBM student, Yvonne Yin, experienced.
Winter Lecture Series to look to the future (21 July 2014)
In just over two weeks’ time, the University of Waikato’s Winter Lecture Series will look at some of the big questions likely to concern us in the years to come.
Te reo celebrated on campus (21 July 2014)
Can you kōrero Māori? If not, July is the month to start as the nation celebrates Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori – Māori Language Week.
Scholarships make PhD possible (21 July 2014)
Thanks to several scholarships, University of Waikato student Blaise Forrester-Gauntlett has her PhD underway.
Toolkit 4 Tamariki: Spotlight on pre-schooler obesity (18 July 2014)
Waikato University clinical psychology student Julie Chatwin wants to talk to parents who have concerns that their pre-schooler may be an unhealthy weight.
Alumna wins Fulbright Science and Innovation Award (17 July 2014)
University of Waikato alumna Emma Sherman has won a Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Award to research mouth feel properties of red wine using sensory and metabolomic techniques.
Previous stories for 2014
Waikato has the highest proportion of female professors and associate professors of all New Zealand universities. Women make up one-quarter of Waikato’s professors, and more than one-third of its associate professors.
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