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Division of Humanities News Archive for 2016

Academic Promotions

Friday, 16 December 2016 3:54pm

The number of female Professors in the Faculty of Law has doubled after the latest round of academic promotions. Seventeen leading academics from across the University of Otago’s Dunedin, Christchurch, and Wellington campuses are being promoted to full professor, including Margaret Briggs and Shelley Griffiths from the Faculty of Law.

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Property Relationships Act (PRA) Symposium

Friday, 16 December 2016 4:47pm

On 8 and 9 December, the Faculty of Law hosted a symposium, Reviewing the PRA 1976: the major issues, which was held at the University of Otago Auckland Centre.

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Associate Professor Janine Hayward appointed full professor

Friday, 16 December 2016 10:24am

Early next year Associate Professor Janine Hayward, Head of the Department of Politics, will join the ranks of an exclusive group of academics with her promotion to full professor.

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Student secures Ministry of Justice summer internship

Thursday, 15 December 2016 12:40pm

From a pool of over 300 applicants, BA (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) / LLB graduate John Lee secured a summer internship with the Ministry of Justice.

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DRUMedin is coming

Wednesday, 14 December 2016 11:56am

A 24-hour event supported by the University of Otago is hoping to drum up more support for the Dunedin Night Shelter Trust.

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Pāho, the Humanities Research blog is launched

Wednesday, 14 December 2016 4:51pm

Pāho highlights the new and exciting research happening within the Division of Humanities at Otago.

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New scholarships for Irish Studies students

Tuesday, 13 December 2016 9:24am

Four new scholarships for Irish studies have been announced, with funding from the Eamon Cleary Trust.

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Special Collections offers weekly tours of new exhibition

Friday, 9 December 2016 1:38pm

Weekly tours through the University’s latest Special Collections exhibition will offer visitors a chance to hear some of the more complex stories of the literary families on display.

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Otago Law Graduates Shine at 2016 NZ Law Foundation Annual Awards

Friday, 2 December 2016 4:29pm

On Tuesday night the NZ Law Foundation held their 2016 Annual Awards dinner at Te Papa, where all but one of the recipients were Otago Law graduates.

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Children’s Rights Expert Visits Otago

Friday, 2 December 2016 3:38pm

The Faculty of Law and Children’s Issues Centre were delighted to host a visit by Professor Michael Freeman this week.

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Humanities Panel on US Presidential Election

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 9:29am

It has been an extraordinary year in US politics. Donald Trump’s surprise win on 8 November came against everyone’s expectations, possibly even his own.  A University of Otago Panel discussion tomorrow will take a closer look at the implications.

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Theatre Studies actors punch above their weight

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 9:31pm

An impressive number of nominations for the 2016 Dunedin Theatre Awards have come from the University of Otago Theatre Studies programme.

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Emeritus Professor Anne Smith Collection announced

Friday, 25 November 2016 12:26pm

The close relationship between the University of Otago and late Emeritus Professor Anne Smith has been honoured with a donation of books and journals from Anne Smith’s family to the University of Otago College of Education and the Children's Issues Centre.

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Humanities Aronui Medal for Professor Tony Ballantyne

Friday, 25 November 2016 11:23am

Professor Ballantyne was awarded the Humanities Aronui Medal for reshaping scholarly thought on British imperial history at the 2016 RSNZ Research Honours dinner.

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Two leading Otago researchers awarded prestigious national medals

Thursday, 24 November 2016 4:28pm

The outstanding achievements of two University of Otago researchers were recognised through the bestowing of prestigious national medals at last night’s 2016 Research Honours Dinner. The pair was among 13 New Zealand researchers honoured at the Royal Society of New Zealand event in Christchurch.

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The 23RD NICHIBUNKEN INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

Thursday, 24 November 2016 11:00am

Japanese Studies Down Under: History, Politics, Literature and Art

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Trump, Brexit and the end of an era

Tuesday, 22 November 2016 8:29am

The world has turned out to be a less progressive, more unpredictable and unstable place than many of us have imagined it to be.

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Study Politics at Summer School 2017

Friday, 18 November 2016 11:24am

In 2017, Politics is offer two papers at Summer School, POLS301 and POLS317. Spend your summer learning POLS and earning points!

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The US election and the Putin question

Thursday, 17 November 2016 9:21am

Russian president Vladimir Putin's support of Donald Trump goes far beyond his dislike of Hillary Clinton.

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Horror conference begins at Otago

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 11:04am

Vampires and zombies in the ongoing battle between enduring life and living death is just one of the topics being thrashed out at a conference with a difference on the University’s Dunedin campus this week.

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Digital Humanities Expo

Thursday, 10 November 2016 9:28am

The Division of Humanities invites staff and postgraduate/senior students who have an interest in learning more about the Digital Humanities to attend this event.

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USA Presidential election: 'Great uncertainty' likely for some time

Thursday, 10 November 2016 8:34am

Professors Robert Patman and Bill Harris comment on Donald Trump's election as President of the USA.

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Hocken Richdale collection gains UNESCO honour

Wednesday, 9 November 2016 9:11pm

A collection of ground-breaking research material held by the Hocken was yesterday inscripted to UNESCO's Memory of the World New Zealand register.

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Celebrating 50 years of Otago's Frances Hodgkins Fellowship

Monday, 7 November 2016 9:56pm

Some of the finest artworks ever produced in New Zealand are on show in Dunedin from this week as the Dunedin Public Art Gallery and the Hocken Library host an exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the University of Otago’s Frances Hodgkins Fellowship.

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Celebrating the impact of 50 years of University of Otago Frances Hodgkins Fellowships

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 2:29pm

Some of the finest artworks ever produced in New Zealand are on show in Dunedin from this week.

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Nato Down Under: Clouds over Asia-Pacific

Friday, 28 October 2016 10:52am

What possible interest might the Northern Hemisphere’s military alliance have in this part of the world? Plenty, it seems.

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Manila's Pyrrhic Victory: ASEAN in disarray over the South China Sea

Thursday, 27 October 2016 11:08am

Once celebrated as a model multilateral organization and an agent of positive regional change, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is in disarray.

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Nietzschean Killers Meet Feminist Cop: Murder by Numbers and the Storying of Leopold and Loeb

Thursday, 20 October 2016 10:30am

This seminar examines the group of films based on the story of Nathan F. Leopold Jr. and Richard Loeb, whose joint kidnap and murder of 14-year-old Bobby Franks in Chicago on May 21, 1924 was famously dubbed the ‘crime of the century’.

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Student initiative tackling human rights abuses

Monday, 17 October 2016 3:38pm

After witnessing first-hand the human rights abuses suffered by people with disabilities in countries of conflict, PhD candidate of the National Peace and Conflict Centre Robbie Francis established a social enterprise coffee business in Mexico specifically inclusive of people with disabilities.

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English internship’s fabulous start

Monday, 17 October 2016 11:37am


Otago’s first student of English to take the Division of Humanities new internship paper, Aleisha Pienaar, is discovering Dunedin’s literary riches, working on a significant project for the Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature.

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Election complaints unfounded: prof

Saturday, 15 October 2016 2:56pm

The single transferable vote (STV) system has delivered Dunedin a mayor and city council that reflects the wishes of voters.

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UOCE mourns the passing of Helen Kelly

Friday, 14 October 2016 3:17pm

Helen Kelly remembered for her contribution to teaching and to people's rights at work.

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Politics student elected to Community Board

Friday, 14 October 2016 9:10am

In the recent local body elections, Ryan Jones, currently studying towards a BA in Politics with a minor in Māori Studies, was elected to the West Harbour Community Board. An impressive achievement for a 19 year old.

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University selects next College of Education Dean

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 3:58pm

The University of Otago has selected a top educational leadership researcher, Associate Professor Ross Notman, as the next Dean of its College of Education.

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Politics and International Studies students take on Antarctica

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 9:02am

Later this year, BA (Politics) student Tom Lord, and MIntSt student Nita Sullivan will be heading to Antarctica as part of a 14-week multi-disciplinary programme.

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Eggleton wins prestigious PM’s writing award

Tuesday, 11 October 2016 4:49pm

Writer and former University of Otago Burns Fellow David Eggleton is one of three winners of the 2016 Prime Minister's Award for Literary Achievement in poetry.

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Otago introduces Bachelor of Arts and Science degree

Monday, 10 October 2016 10:56am

Wondering what to study at University?
Enjoy both Arts and Science?
You can do both!

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New book a valuable resource for future-focused literacy practice

Thursday, 6 October 2016 4:49pm

University of Otago College of Education lecturers Dr Jane Tilson and Dr Susan Sandretto have launched a new book Integrating critical multiliteracies using the Four Resources Model: A New Zealand Guide.

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Film celebrates Te Whāriki turning twenty

Wednesday, 5 October 2016 4:59pm

NZEI celebrates Te Whāriki turning twenty with a film featuring University of Otago College of Education Professor Helen May

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Legal Opinion Competition

Wednesday, 5 October 2016 12:30pm

On Friday 24 September, Kensington Swan representatives Ish Fraser, David Ireland, and Emma Gibbins headed down to Otago University for the annual Kensington Swan Legal Opinion Competition.

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EUCN scholarship applications close Friday 7 October

Friday, 30 September 2016 9:00am

The European Union Centres Network scholarships for 2017 are available to any student looking at an EU-related topic in their research or taking a relevant paper.

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Politics staff join Fulbright Forum on the 2016 US Presidential Election

Friday, 30 September 2016 11:47am

Professor Robert Patman and Dr Carla Lam are panel members for the upcoming Fulbright Forum: 2016 US Presidential Election – a transformative event?

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Hanami Cherry Blossom Viewing Party

Friday, 30 September 2016 10:39am

The Department of Languages and Cultures Japanese Programme & Dunedin Otaru Sister City Society present the 2016 Hanami Cherry Blossom Viewing Party.

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Summer Research Scholarships

Sunday, 25 September 2016 2:18pm

Applications are invited for four Summer Research Scholarships in the Faculty of Law.

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Open Lecture by Ex Languages student

Friday, 23 September 2016 4:00pm

Jade Gray: Becoming an entrepreneur in China

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Humanities myths busted

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 12:33pm

There are some humanities myths that need busting, writes University of Otago vice-chancellor Prof Harlene Hayne in this morning's Otago Daily Times.

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Languages and Cultures Annual Culture Quiz - 2016

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 4:04pm

This year saw our biggest and best quiz to date, with over seven High Schools joining us.

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The Otago Women Lawyers’ Society 30th Anniversary Gala Dinner

Monday, 19 September 2016 5:03pm

OWLS invites all past and present members, members of the judiciary, the profession, the faculty, and their partners and supporters to an evening of celebration.

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Otago Politics PhD student receives job offer in Thailand

Monday, 19 September 2016 8:23am

Ms Nutthathirataa Withitwinyuchon received a job offer to be a full-time lecturer at Rangsit University, close to Bangkok.

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International Language Week

Monday, 19 September 2016 4:08pm

Every year in the third week of August, we celebrate International Languages Week. During that week, we join with our university and secondary schools' multlingual and multicultural communities to celebrate languages and cultural diversities.

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Summer School 2017

Monday, 19 September 2016 4:16pm

The Faculty of Law is proud to announce the summer school programme for 2017.

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Celebrating Our Students' Success:  Highlights

Sunday, 18 September 2016 4:18pm

Chinese and Japanese language students awarded the Prime Minister's Scholarship for Asia.

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Books launched in honour of Emeritus Professor Peter Skegg and Emeritus Professor John Smillie

Friday, 16 September 2016 4:27pm

On Thursday 8 September, the Otago Law Faculty celebrated the launch of two Law Foundation funded books written in honour of academic staff: Emeritus Professor Peter Skegg and Emeritus Professor John Smillie.

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University of Otago announces Arts Fellows for 2017

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 12:40pm

The University of Otago’s prestigious Arts fellowships for 2017 have been announced.

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University of Otago announces Arts Fellows for 2017

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 8:32am

The University of Otago’s prestigious Arts fellowships for 2017 have been announced.

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Politics student attends UN conference in Kenya

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 8:33am

In late July, Politics student Felix Mouttaki attended the 2016 United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Law of Obligations Symposium

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 4:03pm

In early August, the Faculty of Law hosted a Law of Obligations: Issues in Restitution Symposium.

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Scenes from Macbeth, Julius Caesar and The Comedy of Errors

Friday, 2 September 2016 10:42am

Performed by the young actors of the SGCNZ National Shakespeare Schools Production 2016 on 30 September and 1 October at 7.30pm.

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Otago Daily Times misrepresents Humanities Division meeting

Monday, 29 August 2016 9:44am

University management and a staff union say a story in the Otago Daily Times on Friday misrepresented a meeting about the Humanities Division review.

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Screenwriting Research Network Conference

Sunday, 28 August 2016 10:36am

In 2017 the annual international conference on screenwriting research will be hosted and organised by the Department of Media, Film, and Communication at the University of Otago in Dunedin, Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Otago host NZ Law Foundation 2016 Distinguished Visiting Fellow

Friday, 26 August 2016 4:35pm

The Faculty of Law was delighted to host the New Zealand Law Foundation 2016 Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Professor Graham Virgo.

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World’s Greatest Legal Philosopher Visits Faculty

Tuesday, 23 August 2016 2:45pm

The Faculty was delighted to host a recent visit by one of our own Otago graduates, Professor Jeremy Waldron. Jeremy is currently Professor of Law at New York University School of Law, where he teaches legal and political philosophy.

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Beach work benefits community

Monday, 22 August 2016 12:57pm

Experimental work to improve the resilience of vulnerable sand dunes at South Dunedin’s St Kilda Beach fulfils Otago Geography Master’s student Tom Simons-Smith’s desire for his research to directly benefit people.

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Otago students lend support to those helping others

Friday, 19 August 2016 12:29pm

When the call went out last year for student volunteers to help out with an auction in support of Te Whare Pounamu Dunedin Women’s Refuge Appeals Month, Otago Law student Maddi Ingham didn’t hesitate to sign herself up. This year, she took on an even bigger Appeals Month role.

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University of Otago teacher wins Prime Minister’s prize

Thursday, 18 August 2016 9:15am

For the fifth year running, the Prime Minister’s Supreme Award for tertiary teaching excellence has gone to a University of Otago academic.

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Pacific Island Student Summer Scholarship

Friday, 12 August 2016 8:39am

Te Tumu and the Department of Politics are offering two summer scholarships for Pacific Island undergraduate students to undertake Pacific related research and other academic activities over the 2016/2017 summer period.

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Enrol to vote by 12 August!

Thursday, 4 August 2016 8:56am

Are you enrolled to vote in local elections? If you’re not (or you’re not sure), check it out today and enrol by 12 August.


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Otago hosts NZ's first model ASEAN meeting

Wednesday, 3 August 2016 12:27pm

On the 23rd of July, over 30 student gathered to take part in the very first Model ASEAN Meeting in New Zealand, organised by UN Youth Otago.

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New Approaches to the Delivery of Legal Services

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 1:38pm

The Faculty of Law was pleased to recently host a public lecture by Chew Seng Kok, Managing Director of ZICO Holdings Inc on the topic: New approaches to the delivery of legal services.

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Politics students attend Youth Parliament

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 8:15am

Stephanie-Anne Ross (LLB/BA) and Callum Findlater (BA) were selected to attend Youth Parliament, held every three years at Parliament.

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Otago represented at International Political Science Association Conference in Poznan, Poland

Monday, 1 August 2016 8:22am

The 24th IPSA World Congress took place in Poznan, Poland from 23 -28 July 2016.

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Giving back ethically

Tuesday, 26 July 2016 1:41pm

The latest in the Bulletin’s Otago volunteers series focuses on Sociology Associate Professor Martin Tolich, founder and convenor of the New Zealand Ethics Committee.

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College of Education welcomes Dr Catherine Hartung

Tuesday, 26 July 2016 9:29am

The College of Education welcomes its new Education Studies lecturer Dr Catherine Hartung

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Author Barbara Else stays in the south

Monday, 25 July 2016 10:35am

Author Barbara Else has enjoyed her arts fellowship in Dunedin so much she and husband Chris have bought a home in the city and are staying.

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Seminar provides insight for beginning doctoral students

Thursday, 21 July 2016 12:25pm

Last Thursday students and staff were provided with an insight into the research of three of our current doctoral candidates.

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Solicitor-General visits Faculty

Wednesday, 20 July 2016 1:43pm

In mid-July, Una Jagose QC, Solicitor-General and Otago LLB graduate visited the Faculty of Law to talk with current students about The Role of the Solicitor-General

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New challenge to old orthodoxy: Fighting graft in developing countries is not necessarily a good thing

Wednesday, 20 July 2016 9:14am

PhD candidate Luca J. Uberti challenges the orthodox belief that combatting corruption in developing countries is a noble and beneficial practice. He shows that corruption is not always bad for economic growth and that combatting it may under certain circumstances do more harm than good.
 
Want to know more? Contact luca.jacopo.uberti@gmail.com

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Come and meet the 2016 University of Otago Arts Fellows

Thursday, 14 July 2016 8:07am

The Fellows will talk about their work and aspects of the creative process, and you can ask them questions. Chaired by Nicholas McBryde, Director of Arts Festival Dunedin.

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Breaking Silence: GI Babies and their Pasifika Mothers

Friday, 1 July 2016 3:44pm

Like a human tsunami, World War II brought two million American servicemen to the South Pacific where they left a human legacy of some thousands of children. These children and their indigenous mothers have largely been absent from written histories of the war. Mothers’ Darlings breaks that silence: this is the first book to give an account of the lives of some of these children and their mothers.

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Gargantuan book launched

Thursday, 30 June 2016 9:18am

Faculty of Law Senior Lecturer Barry Allan has launched a gargantuan book of almost 2000 pages which the publisher says is one of the largest pieces of academic writing a single author has ever produced for a first edition in New Zealand.

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Otago alumnus receives prestigious MEA award

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 1:42pm

Dr David Paterno, who gained his PhD at Otago in 2015, has received a prestigious Media Ecology Association (MEA) award for his PhD thesis.

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Chaplaincy Conference

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 12:01pm

Chaplaincy Conference to be held on 02 - 03 December 2016 at University of Otago.

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UOCE Annual Early Childhood Research Hui (2016)

Monday, 27 June 2016 9:47am

Annual Research Hui for Early Years Practitioners

EARLY YEARS TRANSITIONS (def. movement, passage, change)

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Thomas Burns Memorial Lecture Series 2016

Friday, 24 June 2016 1:51pm

The 2016 Thomas Burns Memorial Lecture Series will be presented by Professor Choon-Leong Seow (Distinguished Professor of Hebrew Bible, Vanderbilt Divinity School) on "The Story of Job: A Contested Classic"

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University to review some Humanities programmes

Tuesday, 21 June 2016 9:33am

A University of Otago review of undergraduate and postgraduate academic programmes across its Humanities Division is aimed at better meeting the changing demands and needs of students.

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How does one retire after four decades of university study?

Tuesday, 21 June 2016 12:02pm

Two University of Otago retired Geographers Blair Fitzharris and Peter Holland discuss life after retirement.

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Community performance timely for Caroline Plummer Fellow

Thursday, 16 June 2016 11:53am

When val smith started planning a community dance project based on the experiences that queer and transgender people have of public spaces, 50 people had not been killed in a gay nightclub in the United States.

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Symposium 2017 "Environmental Adjudication in the 21st Century"

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 2:04pm

The Forum brings together members of the judiciary, practitioners and academics specialising in environmental adjudication, in order to facilitate, develop and disseminate cutting-edge research, and thus enable more effective and normatively legitimate environmental adjudication both within New Zealand and other jurisdictions.

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New taught Masters offered from second semester

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 4:30pm

The Faculty of Law is offering the Master of Emerging Technologies Law (METL), with papers offered from second semester (July).

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In memory of Professor Anne B. Smith

Tuesday, 24 May 2016 2:50pm

The College of Education mourns the passing of Professor Anne Smith on 22 May 2016.

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Interdisciplinary work will improve the civil justice system

Thursday, 19 May 2016 3:47pm

The new director of New Zealand’s only civil Legal Issues Centre believes the key to improving the civil justice system for thousands of New Zealanders will involve looking outside the legal system. 

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Politics MA graduate excels

Thursday, 19 May 2016 4:21pm

After completing the MA in Politics (by thesis) at the end of 2015, Stevie Jepson took up a position as graduate policy advisor at the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment as part of its 18 month policy graduate programme.

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Annual Spanish end of semester function

Sunday, 15 May 2016 4:30pm

The annual end of semester Spanish function was held on Thursday 15th May in the Humanities Division Tearoom. There was an array of Spanish food, drink, and music. The food was lovingly made by our Senior Lecturer Dr. Adelso Yanez.

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Law and Medicine Symposium

Saturday, 14 May 2016 9:54am

Last month the Faculty of Law hosted a Law and Medicine Symposium, with the overall goal of facilitating discussion between participants in, and commentators on, health law in New Zealand.

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New Master of Politics launched in 2016

Thursday, 12 May 2016 10:15am

For students of Politics and cognate disciplines, our new taught Master of Politics (MPOLS) provides an exciting opportunity to develop valuable communication and analytical skills whilst obtaining a highly sought-after postgraduate qualification that combines coursework with a research dissertation.

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Politics Staff Member joins major new research initiative on the Pacific

Thursday, 12 May 2016 10:14am

Dr Iati Iati, Senior lecturer in the Department of Politics at Otago, has been selected to join a major new research initiative funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Congratulations Daniel: winner of the Bridget Gilchrist Language Perfect Scholarship

Wednesday, 4 May 2016 4:38pm

Language Perfect offered one lucky student a scholarship (Bridget Gilchrist Language Perfect Scholarship) of NZD$5000.00 towards their course fees when they enrolled in either a Bachelor of Arts (Languages) or Diploma in Languages at the University of Otago for the 2014 academic year.

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Geologist teaches on TV

Wednesday, 30 March 2016 9:57am

Appearing in a television documentary series sparked a flood of texts to Dr Virginia Toy, including one saying she had shown that scientists are normal people who care deeply about their work - and are neither mad nor "boffins".

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History, Art History & Visual Culture Students' Association

Thursday, 24 March 2016 8:49am

History, Art History & Visual Culture Students' Association Careers Options followed by drinks and nibbles

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Three universities unite for Pacific research

Wednesday, 23 March 2016 8:33am

Research into the challenges and opportunities facing the Pacific Islands and their communities will flourish thanks to the uniting of resources and expertise of three New Zealand universities.

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Master of Planning internship broadens thinking

Monday, 21 March 2016 11:54am

Otago's Nathan Harris is the first student from the Master of Planning course to be an intern with the University's Property Services.

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Putin targets Merkel on sanctions

Friday, 18 March 2016 10:03am

Otago Professor of International Relations Robert G. Patman says it is clear that Vladimir Putin’s regime is targeting Angela Merkel’s CDU-CSU coalition government in a bid to break the international sanctions imposed on Russia for its intervention in the Ukraine in 2014.

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A History of New Zealand Women

Thursday, 17 March 2016 1:54pm

An interview of Professor Barbara Brookes has appeared in the April issue of North and South in relation to her latest book, A History of New Zealand Women.

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Atmospheric scientist to do glacier-focused research at German university

Thursday, 17 March 2016 1:27pm

Geography’s Dr Nicolas Cullen has been awarded two grants to do a research project in Germany aimed at teasing out the key atmospheric processes controlling both glacier advance and retreat in the Southern Alps.

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Focus on Ireland's Easter Rising

Wednesday, 16 March 2016 11:57am

The complicated legacy of Ireland’s 1916 Easter Rising, and its impact in New Zealand, will be the focus of a conference in Dunedin next week, which was organised by the University of Otago’s Centre for Irish and Scottish Studies.

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Families of NZ conscientious objectors sought to share and preserve stories

Thursday, 10 March 2016 12:49pm

A University of Otago academic researching the experiences of the families of New Zealand’s conscientious objectors is gauging interest in a “truth and reconciliation” gathering in mid-October 2017.

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Time passed at the “speed of a shark” for Frances Hodgkins Fellow

Tuesday, 8 March 2016 1:24pm

Relief. Elation. Post-show blue. Mildly anxious.

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Think-tank will offer new insights on waterfront

Monday, 7 March 2016 9:46am

Visiting academic Senior Lecturer Dr Jan Lorenz Wilhelm hopes think-tank will provide clarity on issues around the future use of Dunedin’s waterfront.

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Law Career Events 2016

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 5:28pm

Meet the Dean and hear about studying law at Otago.

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1916 Easter Rising Centenary conference

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 9:06am

The Centre of Irish and Scottish Studies and Toitū Otago Settlers Museum are proud to be able to invite you to a two-day conference open to the public that brings together local and international experts to begin telling the story of New Zealand's response to Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising.