News & Events: Press Releases

Firm chosen to build tertiary campus in Tauranga

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

Waikato obtains European Union's Horizon 2020 ERA-GAS funding

University of Waikato researchers, led by Associate Professor David Campbell, have been successful in obtaining funding under the European Union's Horizon 2020 ERA-GAS funding.

Recent Stories

  • US Air Force funds Waikato tech project (20 July 2017)

    US Air Force awards nearly $250,000 to Waikato's Dr Fei Yang for hi-tech research.

  • Making cyber space a safer place (19 July 2017)

    Good skills: The New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge tests participants' ability to fend off cyber attacks.

  • TEDxRuakura has a Waikato flavour (18 July 2017)

    Set to take place on Saturday 20 August, TEDxRuakura’s speaker line-up includes two University staff members and two alumna who will explore the movement or transition from one state of being to another.

  • Blue2Green next month (17 July 2017)

    The BoP's growing reputation as the centre for blue innovation will see Tauranga host the International Marine Biotechnology Convention from 8-10 August, the first time it will be held in New Zealand.

  • More young talent needed for NZ’s primary industries (14 July 2017)

    Growing up, Jack Keeys couldn’t decide whether he wanted to be a scientist or accountant – so he’s forging a unique career path in New Zealand’s primary industries which combines both.

  • A smile the best reward for Volunteer of the Year (14 July 2017)

    Just seeing a smile from those he has helped is enough recognition for 2017 Youth Volunteer of the Year Gary Ho.

  • An internship to SING about (12 July 2017)

    University of Waikato student Nauvoo Begman is beyond excited to be in Arizona, USA this week attending the summer internship for Indigenous peoples in Genomics.

Previous stories for 2017

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