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21 Feb 2024

Making the familiar unfamiliar


Ōtepoti artist Nick Austin feels surprised to have his painting ‘Books with Cake...

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20 Feb 2024

Magic never disappeared


Religion, science and magic might seemingly have little to do with each other no...

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19 Feb 2024

Children's writer and illustrator Gavin Bishop to speak in Dunedin


Children’s picture book writer and illustrator Gavin Bishop ONZM, is speaking in...

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14 Feb 2024

Otago students lead national ice hockey team to silver


Two Otago students have led their team to a silver medal in the Under 20 Men’s I...

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02 Feb 2024

Te Tumu pōhiri Te Ao o Rongomaraeroa: Otago’s new alliance


Te Ao o Rongomaraeroa |National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (TAOR) has...

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01 Feb 2024

Writing, producing and performing her story


It has been said ‘good things take time’ and that’s something playwright Chelsea...

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23 Jan 2024

New Year Honour is one for all social workers to celebrate


Internationally-respected social worker Rose Henderson says she was humbled by b...

23 Jan 2024

Whimsical path to... a shark attack?


Robert Burns literary fellow Kathryn van Beek’s new ‘click-a-path’ adventure sto...

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18 Jan 2024

Otago appoints game studies lecturer


The University of Otago’s English and Linguistics Programme has appointed a new...

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09 Jan 2024

New home base for Hands-On at Otago secondary students


It will be all hands on deck when hundreds of secondary students arrive in Duned...

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24 Dec 2023

Climate career


Having grown up enjoying winter and summer holidays in the family mountain hut a...

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14 Dec 2023

The extraordinarily perceptive Emeritus Professor Jeff Smith


Jeff Smith has been awarded the status of Emeritus Professor ahead of his retire...

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