New Centre of Research Excellence based at Auckland following funding announcement
9 October 2020
The Tertiary Education Commission has announced today that the University of Auckland will be hosting four of the 10 Centres of Research Excellence (CoREs), including one of two new Centres.
Te Apārangi leadership role for Auckland’s Pro Vice-Chancellor Māori
9 October 2020
The University of Auckland Pro-Vice Chancellor, Māori, Professor Cindy Kiro, has been appointed as Chief Executive of the Royal Society of New Zealand Te Apārangi.
Youth Voters Debate powered with passion and pizza
30 September 2020
Young voters had a chance to hear the party policies that affect them most in a lively debate hosted by the University with TVNZ at the Fale.
Not all of us find our way home
28 September 2020
For many young people, studying abroad is the experience of a lifetime. But sometimes, as Seuta’afili Dr. Patrick Thomsen, lecturer in the School of Māori and Pacific Studies in the Faculty of Arts writes, it can also be desperately lonely and demoralising.
Te reo Māori: the language of our home
3 September 2020
The University has an ambitious plan to promote and use te reo Māori within our community, which celebrates our unique history, writes Pro Vice-Chancellor Māori Professor Cindy Kiro.
University of Auckland regains position in world’s top 150
2 September 2020
The University of Auckland has climbed 32 places in the Times Higher Education (THE) world rankings to resume its position in the top 150 universities in the world for the first time since 2011.
University of Auckland lecturer is supreme winner of 2020 Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards
1 September 2020
University of Auckland's Dr Rhys Jones, (Ngāti Kahungunu), Te Kupenga Hauora Māori, is the recipient of the Prime Minister’s Supreme Award in the 2020 Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards.
The 'other election' on students' minds
31 August 2020
The general election isn’t the only show in town.
University researchers answering the call for innovation acceleration in Covid response
26 August 2020
Seven projects from the University of Auckland have been awarded funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s Covid-19 Innovation Acceleration Fund.
University project gets green light with shovel-ready funding
18 August 2020
The University of Auckland will receive ‘shovel-ready’ funding for a construction project will create some 750 jobs in the building sector, with the goal of relocating the Faculty of Education and Social Work to the Central campus by 2024.
'She had a great impact on so many of us': Dr Hilary Chung passes away
17 August 2020
Dr Hilary Chung, the inspiring and energetic director of the Global Studies programme at the University of Auckland, has died.
Student tests positive for Covid-19
14 August 2020
The University of Auckland has been advised by one of its students that they have tested positive for Covid-19.