Tuesday, 16 July 2019 9:59pm
A new maintenance system for the Dunedin campus not only keeps people who request the work up-to-date with progress but keeps staff safer and saves printing more than 50,000 pieces of paper annually.
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 1:51pm
Three cafés on the Dunedin campus going single-use disposable cup free from Monday will stop about 1,400 cups going to landfill every week – and eventually the whole University aims to be on board.
Tuesday, 2 July 2019 10:19pm
The University’s building projects are continuing their winning ways.
Thursday, 27 June 2019 12:40pm
Andrina Grigg wants to team up with staff and students to achieve waste reduction goals on the Dunedin campus in the best way possible.
Monday, 17 June 2019 12:15pm
New signs and markings for the cycleway on the perimeter of the Dunedin Campus are being designed now, Property Services Division Director Dean Macaulay says.
Thursday, 13 June 2019 10:33pm
Christchurch Facilities Manager Murray Clarke was farewelled by staff and contractors recently at an event to celebrate his 30 years’ service to the University.
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 8:06am
One of the “highest tech” dental facilities in the world was officially opened this morning – the hospital-level patient-treatment building for New Zealand’s only national centre for dentistry, at Otago.
Monday, 10 June 2019 9:39pm
How will you be affected by the Operations’ Group’s priorities this year? In the second of this two-part series find out how the group aims to provide support through its goals for technology, support services and sustainability.
Thursday, 6 June 2019 11:46pm
How will you be affected by the Operations Group’s priorities this year? In the first of a two-part series, find out how the group aims to provide support through its goals for the University’s buildings and campuses.
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 9:56am
The University of Otago’s Dunedin campus is a pedestrian-friendly zone and a new campaign is being rolled out to remind students and staff that they should walk bikes, scooters and skateboards through the campus.
Monday, 29 April 2019 11:14am
In what is possibly a New Zealand first, the University’s largest ever construction project is being led by a team of women.
Thursday, 11 April 2019 12:49pm
The first interior refurbishment of Dunedin’s landmark historic Clocktower building in more than a decade will include reorganising space to accommodate new occupants and changes for existing occupants’ teams.
Monday, 8 April 2019 12:12pm
University building redevelopments in Dunedin are the only two projects shortlisted in the education category of this year’s Southern Architecture Awards – which feed into the New Zealand Architecture Awards.
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 7:55am
All staff will get the chance to help reduce the amount of waste the University sends to landfill and boost recycling under a system that has just been piloted on parts of the Dunedin campus.
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 2:49pm
The University of Otago is reducing waste to landfill through a unique collaborative contract that is the first of its kind in Australasia for the Waste Management company.
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 4:21pm
Strains of Te Aroha echoed though the refurbished halls of Hayward College as the new-look building was blessed on Friday morning.
Tuesday, 5 February 2019 11:32am
A new name for the University of Otago’s newest Central Otago property has been unveiled at a special ceremony this morning.
Monday, 10 December 2018 10:45pm
The University of Otago is grateful to internationally renowned businessman and philanthropist Graeme Hart and his wife Robyn for their generous donation of $10 million which will help develop a new dental teaching facility in South Auckland.
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 12:33pm
The University of Otago and Dunedin City Council (DCC) are constructing a bee-themed pocket park on Great King Street which will be a new meeting and green space in the central city.
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 10:02am
The University of Otago is aiming to exceed the national accessibility standards by consistently applying its new Design & Facility Standards, Campus Development Division Director David Perry says.