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September 18

Science and 1080

In her latest blog post, Dr Alison Campbell urges scientists and conservation workers to continue to talk about the use of 1080 in a constructive way.

September 14

Marking a decade of Kīngitanga Day

Festivities have marked the 10th anniversary of Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato Kīngitanga Day, and 160 years of the Kīngitanga Movement.

September 13

From Tanzania to the Tron

Tanzanian PhD students Godlove Kyakwe and Mohamed Msoroka have made a big impact on the Faculty of Education in their time at the University of Waikato.

September 13

The seeds of inspiration

University of Waikato researchers have been awarded funding to investigate new ways of reducing earthquake damage in a large number of essential buildings, including hospitals.

September 12

A whole lotta kōrero goin’ on

Waikato University’s been at the pumping heart of the region’s contributions to Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, and in the running to be part of the country’s top Te Reo town.

September 10

Waikato alumni doing their bit

Three University of Waikato graduates are the driving force behind an innovative project to provide every Waikato Year 7 student with a micro:bit computer.

September 10

Creating a legacy through language

Rotorua Hillary Scholar Arapeta Paea is determined to retrieve and nurture the language lost to three generations of his family.

September 10

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, ka pai!

New research indicates people are using more Māori words in English, as well as understanding a wider range of them.

University of Waikato 50th Anniversary video