Tuesday, 10 April 2018
The Otago University Students' Association (OUSA) Queerest Tea Party on campus yesterday provided an opportunity for the University to celebrate its diverse student body – and for attendees to take part in some competitive cupcake decorating.
Monday, 9 April 2018
The University of Otago Green Cross Health Awards were held in March, providing an opportunity for the School of Pharmacy to celebrate the innovation and excellence of its students and staff.
Friday, 6 April 2018
When students move away from home to study at university, many of them leave their childhood pets behind.
Thursday, 5 April 2018
English students interested in creative writing can now pursue their passion throughout all three levels of their undergraduate degree.
Wednesday, 4 April 2018
Perfectly edible bananas that would otherwise be destined for the landfill are being put to good use feeding Dunedin’s most vulnerable children and families thanks to a unique partnership between KiwiHarvest and the University of Otago’s Human Nutrition programme.
Wednesday, 28 March 2018
It’s been three months since City College was re-named Caroline Freeman College, and students have already started referring to it by its catchy initials, “CFC”.
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
The new Christchurch Medical Students' Association President took a year out from medical school to volunteer in a refugee camp and shelter for victims of human trafficking.
Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Daniel Leaper told his mother that he wouldn’t go away to university and cut his hair, but after losing a bet and helping to raise almost $7,000 for charity, he didn’t mind going back on his word and making that phone call home.
Monday, 26 March 2018
In Otago On Location, we bring Otago Connection readers behind the scenes of some of the University’s most stunning, unique, historic and amazing spaces. In this instalment, we visit the Glassblowing Unit.
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Students who received entrance scholarships to attend the University of Otago were celebrated at formal ceremonies throughout February and March.
Friday, 16 March 2018
Students from nine of the University’s residential colleges competed in the Inter-College Rowing Festival last weekend, with the calm water and warm weather creating a fun environment for the morning’s activities.
Thursday, 15 March 2018
University of Otago research has revealed what works and what doesn’t when it comes to the success of Pacific students, and highlights the need for a tailored university preparation programme.
Thursday, 8 March 2018
The University of Florida Heavener Business Case Competition attracts the smartest business students from around the world. The University of Otago sent double-degree finalist Claudia Grave to compete as a member of the New Zealand Universities' Team.
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
University of Otago students are well known for their generous spirit. They have already outdone themselves with the sheer number of volunteer hours put in over Orientation Week for charities and businesses around Dunedin.
Monday, 5 March 2018
The transition from high school to university is a formative period in a teenager’s life but it can be a challenging time as well. Thankfully for Otago students, Dr Stephen Scott, Director of First-Year Experience, has helped create UNIO101 – a cheat-sheet of sorts for incoming Otago students to fast-track them to success.
Cuddle Fix is back for another year easing stress, raising spirits and just being generally adorable at the University of Otago.
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