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Latest eConnect alumni newsletter out now!

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 12:05pm

The latest issue of eConnect, our online alumni newsletter, is out now!

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Piping in proud traditions at Dunedin campus

Thursday, 13 April 2017 1:40pm

Two sets of pipes were heard outside the Dunedin campus's Staff Club at the David A. Grant Memorial Scholarship in Scottish Piping commemorative event on 7 April.

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Orkney Island experience enriching for Otago medical alumni

Thursday, 6 April 2017 5:21pm

Otago Medical School alumni Jono Paulin and Anna Charles-Jones say time on Scotland's remote Orkney Islands gave great insight into requirements of practising medicine in remote areas.

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Alumni support inspiring Canada scholarships

Monday, 27 March 2017 12:24pm

Scholarship recipients thank Canada-based Otago alumni for backing travel and study

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Wide-ranging discussion at new alumni bookclub

Thursday, 23 March 2017 10:13am

Dr Hank Wolfe gave a thought-provoking presentation at the inaugural Alumni Book Club at UBS in Dunedin last Tuesday.

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Building of a medical campus

Monday, 20 March 2017 11:40am

In the latest blog Dr Ali Clarke explores the development of Otago's medical teaching facilities.

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Annual Appeal all about partnerships

Friday, 10 March 2017 4:11pm

2017 University of Otago Annual Appeal embraces partnerships with community organisations set on making contribution to community.

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Study at Otago influential Timor-Leste PM says

Tuesday, 7 March 2017 1:47pm

Timor Leste Prime Minister and Otago graduate His Excellency Dr Rui Maria de Araújo returned to the Dunedin campus last week.

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Fortune favours alumni in new comedy play

Monday, 27 February 2017 10:43am

The programme for an award-winning kiwi comedy play at Dunedin's Fortune Theatre reads like a University of Otago Theatres Studies reunion; five of six cast and crew are alumni

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Otago alumnus receives prestigious information management award

Friday, 24 February 2017 5:12pm

Otago alumnus and former Central Library librarian Stuart Hughes recently received a prestigious International Education Association of Australia (IEAA) award for his work on the IDP Database of Research on International Education.

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Promoting Otago, 1980s-style

Thursday, 23 February 2017 4:43pm

In her latest University of Otago 1869-2019 - writing a history blog post Dr Ali Clarke discusses a University of Otago marketing film from the early 1980s.

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Of pills, potions and poison

Monday, 13 February 2017 12:15pm

Dr Ali Clarke's latest blog discusses how toxicology and pharmacy have been important disciplines at Otago for more than 100 years.

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Icebreaker CEO and Otago alumnus on ice

Friday, 3 February 2017 5:16pm

Merino wool adventure clothing pioneer and Otago marketing alumnus Jeremy Moon was in Antarctica recently to give an insightful lecture on his journey creating a sustainable business.

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Otago Physics alumnus receives top education travel fellowship

Wednesday, 1 February 2017 1:45pm

Otago Physics alumnus Matthew McGovern will visit the US this year after receiving a prestigious Woolf Fisher education travel fellowship

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Master of International Studies alumni-funded scholarship opens for US students

Friday, 20 January 2017 5:07pm

US students can now apply for a NZ$25,000 scholarship to undertake Otago's Master of International Studies programme.

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Hands-on physiotherapy research progresses with alumni funding

Monday, 16 January 2017 12:51pm

Hands-on physiotherapy research progresses with alumni funding

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New Year Honours for 18 Otago alumni

Tuesday, 10 January 2017 4:53pm

New Year Honours for 18 Otago alumni 

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Latest alumni newsletter eConnect online now!

Monday, 9 January 2017 1:28pm

eConnect for December 2017

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Scholarships help Taranaki pupils with Otago study plans

Friday, 9 December 2016 7:00pm

Priscilla Sandys Wunsch Trust scholarships help Taranaki students attend Otago

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Otago Law alumni top New Zealand Law Foundation awards

Wednesday, 7 December 2016 12:16pm

Otago Law alumni top New Zealand Law Foundation awards