Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries
Open your eyes to the future of Māori architecture
3 January 2020
Opinion: Māori construction is everywhere, all we need to do is open our eyes and our minds to include it in our city’s ever-evolving story, writes Deidre Brown.
Christmas in Japan comes early for postgraduate architecture student
17 December 2019
Master of Architecture (Professional) student travels to Japan to research her academic lineage and the challenges and opportunities of people living in today's Japanese cities.
Too good to split up: students share top architecture award
11 December 2019
For the first time, the New Zealand Institute of Architecture Student Design Award has gone to two students, both of the University of Auckland.
New scholarship recognises need for more Māori and Pacific architects
4 December 2019
We need more Māori and Pacific students to study architecture, and a scholarship has been set up to encourage them to do so.
Martin Rummel: music careers for modern life
29 November 2019
Opinion: Among other questions about how we teach music, Martin Rummel ponders how we move from a music teaching model based on recreation to a learning model based on creation.
Making modern musicians
28 November 2019
The School of Music revamped its programme this year aiming to turn out Auckland music graduates with different strings to their bows. Denise Montgomery finds out why.
Harnessing the sun and making rainbows
18 November 2019
A team made up of staff and alumni from the University of Auckland has recently been awarded a major design award for an interactive art installation that makes rainbows.
First Māori Professor of Architecture, changing the world through teaching
5 November 2019
If you want to change the world, then you might want to become an academic, suggests Professor Deidre Brown (Ngapuhi, Ngati Kahu), who will be giving her inaugural professorial lecture this month.
Morag Atchison: big voice, big year
1 November 2019
Dr Morag Atchison is a leading soprano who lectures in voice at the University of Auckland School of Music.
Meet Auckland's 40 highest (and young) achievers
1 November 2019
The University of Auckland’s 40 under 40 list - class of 2019 - celebrates exceptional alumni who are making a significant contribution to their field or community while aged in their 20s and 30s.
Become an adult university student for a week
31 October 2019
The University of Auckland is once again hosting the popular Spring Week lecture series which gives the public access to talks by our leading researchers.
Commitment to play gets PhD student elected to the Board
30 October 2019
Alex Bonham, a PhD student with the School of Dance was recently elected to the Waitematā Local Board, winning more votes than anyone else, after campaigning on the need for more space to play.