News & Events: Press Releases
A third medical school has been proposed for New Zealand at the University of Waikato. The new Waikato Medical School will be a community-engaged, graduate entry medical school based in the Waikato and at regional clinical education sites in 12-15 locations throughout the central North Island.
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has announced the creation of a freshwater institute between NIWA and the University of Waikato.
Royal Society of New Zealand elects Fellows (26 October 2016)
University of Waikato Pro Vice-Chancellor (Māori) Professor Linda Tuhiwai Smith is one of 19 New Zealand researchers and scholars elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand.
Academic strives to close justice gap (26 October 2016)
A Waikato University law academic’s proposal to establish an online court and further increase the monetary threshold of Disputes Tribunals could enable more Kiwis who are unable to afford legal representation to secure access to justice.
New Zealand-India academic links strengthened by new partnership (26 October 2016)
A Strategic Education Partnership Agreement has been signed between Universities New Zealand and the Maharashtra State Government, to coincide with Prime Minister John Key’s visit to India.
The future of New Zealand’s legal profession (25 October 2016)
New Zealand Law Society executive director Christine Grice says Kiwi law students need more than knowledge of the substantive law to be successful in their legal careers.
First time Success for Katikati College at ChemQuest 2016 (21 October 2016)
Prizes were shared right across the Greater Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions at the University of Waikato’s ChemQuest challenge held on Wednesday night.
Big time shot for Waikato netballers (20 October 2016)
Two University of Waikato netballers will get to play alongside the nation’s best at the end of this month.
Researching the needs of transgender people (20 October 2016)
University of Waikato psychology lecturer Dr Jaimie Veale is researching the inequities transgender people face in their health and wellbeing.