News & Events: Press Releases

A top award for an excellent teacher

Waikato computer scientist Dr Te Taka Keegan wins New Zealand's supreme award for excellence in tertiary teaching.

Firm chosen to build tertiary campus in Tauranga

Hawkins Construction will be building the tertiary campus in Tauranga's CBD, starting in July.

Recent Stories

  • One week in Bangkok... (18 August 2017)

    A week-long international leadership symposium in Thailand proved educational, informative and entertaining for Communications student Crystal Tawhai.

  • The science of light: University of Waikato 3MT 2017 (17 August 2017)

    The Thesis in Three (3MT) challenges doctoral students to present their research in no more than three minutes. This year’s winner was Harpreet Kaur, from the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

  • Digital citizenship - empowerment v control in the classroom (16 August 2017)

    The University of Waikato is working with BOYD school Hillcrest High to ensure students are aware of online safety.

  • Potential in the blockchain (10 August 2017)

    The decentralised and secure database we call the blockchain is ripe for development, according to computer scientist Steve Reeves.

  • A sound argument (10 August 2017)

    Professor Jonathan Scott has received seed funding from the SfTI National Science Challenge to investigate new and faster methods to measure sound.

  • Europe in crisis and the rise of populism (9 August 2017)

    The University’s new Tauranga public lecture series continues on Thursday 17 August with Dr Simona Soare from the European Parliament and the Université of Saint Louis in Belgium discussing ‘Europe in crisis: the impact of migration, terrorism and populism' at Trinity Wharf.

  • Students get a hand with tuition fees (8 August 2017)

    Waikato postgraduate students from India have received Excellence Awards worth $5000.

Previous stories for 2017

Previous stories for 2017 and previous years are available.