2018 Frank Sargeson Memorial Lecture (26 July 2018)
The 16th Annual Frank Sargeson Memorial Lecture will see award-winning poet and former University of Waikato Writer in Residence, Kate Camp, reflect on her move from poetry to memoir.
Channelling Katherine Mansfield (25 July 2018)
Students stage a reading for Hamilton Book Month
Composing his way to Comic-Con (10 July 2018)
Waikato alum Tristan Fisher composed the music for the New Zealand short film Shelldon, which will screen at Comic-Con's International Independent Film Festival this month.
Former Māori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell will talk about his experience of the 2017 election at a public seminar at the University of Waikato on Thursday 18 July. His topic is ‘Does the nation want an independent Maori voice in Parliament?'
When dieting becomes a disorder (3 July 2018)
Have you or someone you know had dieting get out of control? University of Waikato Masters student Katie Babbott is researching community-based treatments for disordered eating.
The vital role of fathers in breastfeeding (28 June 2018)
Angga Rahadian, the winner of this year’s 3MT Masters Competition, is researching the vital role fathers play in breastfeeding success.
A team like no other (25 June 2018)
Students asked for it, and they got it – a masters degree in professional writing at the University of Waikato.
Deterring cyber attacks: old problems, new solutions (6 June 2018)
Dr Joe Burton looks at how we change responses to cyber attacks.
Gloves on to fight depression (5 June 2018)
Sponsored by the University, social science student Melanie Bach took part in a charity boxing tournament last month, after taking up the sport to manage her anxiety.
Shedding old stereotypes (22 May 2018)
The Men’s Shed movement has taken the stereotype of men isolated in their back sheds into a new space, where researchers have found a positive future for retirement.