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Top educator acknowledged

The work of Associate Professor Mere Berryman has been celebrated, with the educator one of three finalists for Kiwibank New Zealander of the year.

$5m boost for Waikato Medical School

Sir Owen Glenn is pledging $5 million towards the creation of a medical school in Waikato.

Recent Stories


  • Starring in a new adventure TV show (22 February 2017)

    Completing adrenaline-filled activities all over New Zealand is something which University of Waikato student Rereahu Collier has been doing for the past few months. And why you might ask? He has recently landed a presenter role on the new adventure television show – Pāia.

  • University to test loud siren on 1 March (21 February 2017)

    The University of Waikato will test its emergency loud sirens on the afternoon of Wednesday 1 March.

  • Panirau on pathway to excellence (21 February 2017)

    Former Te Wharekura o Rakaumangamanga student Panirau Paekau (17) is starting university this week thanks to the University of Waikato’s Te Ara ki Angitū: Pathways to Excellence programme.

  • Top scholarship for Whitianga local (21 February 2017)

    Whitianga’s Hannah Trebes (17) has received a University of Waikato Te Paewai o te Rangi scholarship worth up to $25,000.

  • Father and son benefit from University initiative (21 February 2017)

    Former Te Kuiti High School student Trent Ammon (18) is starting university this week thanks to the University of Waikato’s Te Ara ki Angitū: Pathways to Excellence programme.

  • Young Waihi couple awarded big uni scholarships (21 February 2017)

    Waihi couple Savannah Harvey and Shaun McNeil, both 18, have won more than $45,000 in scholarships to study at the University of Waikato.

  • Matamata all-rounder awarded top scholarship (20 February 2017)

    Computer whiz, hockey player and music enthusiast Daniel Lansdaal (18) has received a University of Waikato Te Paewai o te Rangi scholarship worth up to $25,000.


Previous stories for 2017

Previous stories for 2017 and previous years are available.