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Tumultuous Times: National economics forum to ask the big questions

The University of Waikato is set to host a national economics conference on 3 and 4 March to ask the…

Earth to reach temperature tipping point in 20-30 years, new study finds

Earth’s ability to absorb carbon emissions through plants could be halved within the next two decades at the current rate…

Addressing racism and building equity across the education sector

The University of Waikato is proud to be part of the collaborative support for the communities participating in Te Hurihanganui.

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New Pro Vice-Chancellor focused on bringing a human dimension to tackle some of the big problems of our time

Professor Patrick Leman has been appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor to the Division of Arts, Law, Psychology…

25 February 2021

Modelling international trade regulations reveals hidden impacts

New Zealand recently signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), an historic trade agreement between…

24 February 2021

Scholarships awarded to University of Waikato Tauranga campus students

A group of new and returning University of Waikato students gathered at the Tauranga campus…

22 February 2021

Waikato researcher working on miracle vitamin that could lower Covid mortality

A University of Waikato researcher is working on a type of Vitamin K that could…

22 February 2021

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The crisis in Yemen demands an independent review of NZ's military links with Saudi Arabia

The revelation that Air New Zealand had been silently contracting services to the Saudi Arabian navy was apparently not the…

Earth’s magnetic field broke down 42,000 years ago and caused massive sudden climate change

The world experienced a few centuries of apocalyptic conditions 42,000 years ago, triggered by a reversal of the Earth’s magnetic…

With their mother’s Australian citizenship cancelled over alleged ISIS-links, how will NZ deal with her children?

By unilaterally revoking the citizenship of the 26-year-old woman detained in Turkey this week, Australia has potentially left her two…