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Nearly $400,000 dollars awarded to future leaders

Ten secondary school students are being awarded nearly $40,000 each to study at the University of Waikato.

Sport and arts winners announced at University Blues Awards

Rower Zoe Stevenson and surf life saver Samuel Shergold took out the top two accolades at the 2014 Wallace Corporation University of Waikato Blues Awards.

Recent Stories

Pinwei Jin

Snake Robot to the rescue (31 October 2014)
University of Waikato Master of Engineering (ME) student Pinwei Jin has designed and built a remote control robotic snake, which he hopes will be used in the future for rescue operations.


Search for Beryllium partner wins 3MT Competition (31 October 2014)
The 10 finalists were cool, calm and collected as they took to the stage to give their presentations at the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

Ian Witten

FLAX a winner on the world’s technology stage (30 October 2014)
Software designed at the University of Waikato and used all around the world has won a major international competition.

Winnie Crombie

School of Māori and Pacific Development celebrates five PhD graduates (29 October 2014)
In an historic day for the School of Māori and Pacific Development, five of its PhD candidates graduated at Te Kohinga Mārama Marae on 21 October.


Experts analyse environmental impacts of law changes (29 October 2014)
It’s a time of change in NZ’s management of our offshore environment and four leading legal and environmental experts will discuss the implications of those changes at a panel discussion in Tauranga.

Catharine Coleborne

Lancaster University Fellowship awarded to Waikato historian (28 October 2014)
Professor Catharine Coleborne, from the University of Waikato, has been awarded one of two research fellowships for 2014/15 at Lancaster University’s Centre for Mobilities Research (CeMoRe).


Much to celebrate at University graduation ceremonies (28 October 2014)
More than 700 University of Waikato students celebrated graduation this month.

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