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2016 Bulletin Board photo competition launches
The Bulletin team is thrilled to announce the launch of our fourth annual Bulletin Board photo competition, which opens for entries today.


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VC’s Welcome Back Lecture to be held next week

Vice-Chancellor Professor Harlene Hayne's annual Welcome Back Lecture for staff will focus on the importance of a person’s time at university in the story of their lives.

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New University Council meets

A new look University of Otago Council met late last month, following Government-mandated constitution changes which have reduced membership from 20 to 12.


Cycle challenge to support heart research

Otago’s Department of Physiology is organising an event to give something back to a charity that supports many of its researchers – the Heart Foundation.



Short-term furnished rental wanted

My wife, two-year old son and I are looking for a furnished, short-term rental from mid-Feb onwards.

Multisport event for 2- to 6-year-olds

Stride, ride and slide is a fun family event for 2- to 6-year-olds to be held at Logan Park this Sunday, 10am to 12.

Short-term house sit wanted

My wife, two-year old son and I are looking for a short-term house sitting opportunity from mid-Feb onwards.



Public Health Summer School 2016

Monday, 1 February 2016


Otago University Staff Families Association

We run a varied social programme each semester for university staff members, their partners and families.


Ali Clarke's Blog: University of Otago 1869-2019 ~ writing a history

Otago 150 years

Lodgings and landladies

One of the most important characters in student life during the university’s first century was not a member of the …

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Making news

Dunedin man becomes Territorials’ only colonel
12 February – Otago Daily Times

Perils of social media in teaching
10 February – Otago Daily Times

A Treaty for our times
8 February – Otago Daily Times
















Giving it Back: A Master of water and fire

The Master of Otago research vessel Polaris II Bill Dickson is the first profile in the Bulletin Board’s new volunteer series, dedicated to staff who share their skills and time with the community.


Hocken snaps: Medical School boasts modern equipment

Medical School 1949 - The new block is equipped with very adequate and modern equipment.