Tuesday, 9 July 2019 11:30am
The University of Otago’s Centre for Global Migrations says having Professor Alison Phipps, OBE, return to Dunedin as the prestigious De Carle Distinguished Lecturer for 2019 will promote wide-ranging and insightful discussion on a host of refugee integration issues and trends.
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 10:04am
When Manus Island detainee and award-winning novelist Behrouz Boochani is interviewed at the Dunedin Public Library on 23 June, he hopes his harrowing story will increase awareness of the inhumane Australian border regime.
Wednesday, 7 November 2018 7:41am
Coverage of the opening session of our Refuge in the City: Former Refugees in Urban New Zealand conference appears in the Otago Daily Times, 7 November 2018.
Thursday, 18 October 2018 7:13am
Coverage of our forthcoming Refuge in the City: Former Refugees in Urban New Zealand conference appears in the Otago Daily Times, 17 Octobber 2018.
Associate Director, Professor Henry Johnson, performs Japanese drumming at cultural diversity festival
Tuesday, 7 August 2018 9:29am
Our Associate Director Professor Henry Johnson performs Japanese drumming at a cultural festival in Queenstown.
Monday, 6 August 2018 12:45pm
Dr Tiffany Cone, the 2018 Centre for Global Migrations Visiting Scholar, appears in the Otago Daily Times, 4 August 2018, discussing a comparative study on the experiences of international students at Otago and at her institution in Bangladesh.
Friday, 6 April 2018 8:10am
Coverage in the Otago Daily Times, 27 March 2018, of Professor Hallie Buckley's seminar, jointly hosted by the Centre for Global Migrations and Department of History and Art History.
Monday, 12 February 2018 8:35am
Our Centre member Dr Dennis Wesselbaum's opinion piece on Dunedin's opportunity to benefit from climate change migrants.
Monday, 12 February 2018 8:18am
The Centre for Global Migrations features in the University of Otago magazine (October 2017).
Tuesday, 5 December 2017 6:59am
Professor Alison Phipps, UNESCO Chair in Refugee Integration through Languages and the Arts at the University of Glasgow, appears in the Otago Daily Times, 5 December 2017, ahead of her public talk in Dunedin.
Monday, 6 November 2017 8:57am
Our member Dr Dennis Wesselbaum appears in the New Zealand Herald, 11 October 2017, examining climate change as a key driver for migration.
Friday, 14 July 2017 8:47am
Our Associate Director, Associate Professor Jacqui Leckie, appears in the Otago Daily Times, 3 July 2017, discussing the 52nd Otago Foreign Policy School on the Geopolitics of Migration.
Friday, 30 June 2017 2:09pm
Dr Yassir Morsi, the 2017 Centre for Global Migrations Visiting Scholar, appears in the Otago Daily Times, 30 June 2017, in relation to his public talk on Muslims, migration, belonging and becoming.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 6:47am
Professor Lisa Matisoo-Smith, member of the Centre for Global Migrations, brings DNA tests to schools to encourage the study of global human migration.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 6:53am
Professor Richard Walter, member of the Centre for Global Migrations, appears in the Otago Daily Times, 21 June 2017, discussing artefacts from early Chinese goldminers in Otago, which may travel to China for exhibition.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 6:09am
Professor Angela McCarthy, Director of the Centre for Global Migrations, explains the importance of studying global migrations with an eye to history while remaining alert to contemporary contexts in an opinion piece for the New Zealand Herald, 16 May 2017.
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 11:15am
The Centre for Global Migrations at the University of Otago held its launch on Wednesday 26 April 2017. The event also paid tribute to our friend and colleague, Associate Professor Jacqueline Leckie.