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University of Waikato Hamilton campus bolder and brighter than ever before

In the space of a week, the University of Waikato’s Hamilton campus has transformed into a bolder, brighter and more…

University of Waikato researchers to uncover secrets of our planet

Three University of Waikato-led projects will unearth new knowledge of our natural environment after receiving a total of $1.9 million…

2020 Callaghan Medal: “A conduit between traditional Māori knowledge and modern Science”

Professor Rangi Matamua (Tūhoe) has been awarded the Callaghan Medal from Royal Society Te Apārangi for his ability to engage…

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Bachelor of Laws graduate advises those looking to University

Graduating from the University of Waikato this week with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours,…

10 December 2020

Honey bees, a baby and now a PhD

Attending her graduation ceremony this week at Te Kohinga Mārama Marae with baby Ruby in…

5 December 2020

Engineering graduate blazing a trail in environmental innovation: Ashleigh's journey to engineering a better tomorrow

Ashleigh Dick will graduate this week with a Bachelor of Engineering (hons) in Environmental Engineering.…

4 December 2020

Pathways to Waikato qualifications now available in over 30 countries worldwide

Pathway programmes leading to direct degree-level entry at the University of Waikato are now available…

3 December 2020

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Opinion

Why New Zealand is ideally placed to broker a truce between China and the Five Eyes alliance

With tension escalating between China and members of the Five Eyes security alliance, most recently over a Chinese tweet that…

By declaring a climate emergency Jacinda Ardern needs to inspire hope, not fear

There is no question that we must act, and act fast, on climate change. This week’s climate emergency declaration by…

Devastated by disease in the past, Samoa is on high alert after recent coronavirus scares

Within minutes of news that crew members of the cargo ship Fesco Askold had tested positive for COVID-19, a social…