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.
Auckland teaching excellence acknowledged in national awards
13 August 2020
A third of the nine academics recognised in this year's New Zealand Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards are from the University of Auckland.
Mophead takes top prize at children’s book awards
13 August 2020
Described as "a taonga that should be placed in the hands of every child in Aotearoa”, Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference, written and illustrated by Selina Tusitala Marsh, has won the Margaret Mahy Book of the Year.
Pōwhiri welcomes Vice-Chancellor to Waipapa Marae
5 August 2020
The final piece of the welcoming of Professor Dawn Freshwater Vice-Chancellor, Ihorangi, to her new home at the University of Auckland took place last week with an official welcome onto Waipapa Marae by Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei.
University to lead national partnership for nurse practitioner training and placement
22 July 2020
University awards contract worth $18.6m to lead the national training and placement of Nurse Practitioners.